MUSICALS, include humor, music, dancing and a story.
One of the reasons I love musicals, is the use of beautiful background scenery. Dancers seem to perform as if there is a live audience watching.
This is my version of DANCING WITH THE STARS.
Monday, May 23, 2011
Tom Drake (August 5, 1918 – August 11, 1982). He got his break after starring in the 1942 Broadway show Janie, after which he was signed to a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
After a number of films, Drake co-starred as John Truett, the boy next door, in Meet Me In St. Louis (1944) with Judy Garland. He performed in more than forty films, including Mrs. Parkington (1944), The Green Years (1946), and Words and Music (1948). He also had a minor role in the movie, The Singing Nun (1966), playing Ed Sullivan's producer Mr. Fitzpatrick. Drake had roles in many TV drama series.