Oral history interview with Fred Astaire, 1971

 

Name
Astaire, Fred (Interviewee)
Higham, Charles (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Fred Astaire, 1971
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Fred Astaire, 1971
Abstract
Description of how a musical production is designed: dance numbers, technical problems; working with Hermes Pan, Ginger Rogers, Judy Garland, Cyd Charisse; "Easter Parade" and "Finian's Rainbow"
Collection Name
Hollywood film industry project
Subjects
Actors; Dancers; Musical films; Dance in motion pictures, television, etc; Astaire, Fred
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1971
Physical Description
45 pages
Note (Biographical)
Dancer, actor
Note
Interviewed by Charles Higham on July 29, 1971
Note (Provenance)
Time-Life Books, Inc., Gift 1983
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
14403509
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-9k54-q619
Related URLs
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