Witham/Paragon Gives
Musical Theatre Training Academy Summer 2015
Fred & Ginger!
Half-Past Four - Half-Past Eight
Thu, Jul 2
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
The Shedd Institute’s Musical Theatre Training Academy presents its 3rd semi-annual Revue, this edition being dedicated to the fabulous songs from the mid-1930s RKO Radio Pictures films featuring the legendary Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. They did 9 films for RKO--including such classics as Roberta, Swing Time, Top Hat, Follow The Fleet, and Shall We Dance--all with wonderful scores by songwriting greats Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, George & Ira Gershwin, and Jerome Kern & Dorothy Fields.
Two shows (at 4:30 and 8:30 pm), cabaret seating, bar open throughout each performance in the Tykeson Lobby.
Scenes & Musical Numbers
 Carioca
(1933) Flying Down to Rio
Words by Gus Kahn, Edward Eliscu - Music by Vincent Youmans
 Slap That Bass
(1937) Shall We Dance
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 I Won't Dance
(1935) Roberta
Words by Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh - Music by Jerome Kern
 They All Laughed
(1937) Shall We Dance
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 Let's Face The Music And Dance
(1936) Follow The Fleet
Words & music by Irving Berlin
 I'd Rather Lead A Band
(1936) Follow The Fleet
Words & music by Irving Berlin
 Top Hat, White Tie And Tails
(1935) Top Hat
Words & music by Irving Berlin
 The Way You Look Tonight
(1936) Swing Time
Words by Dorothy Fields - Music by Jerome Kern
 A Fine Romance
(1936) Swing Time
Words by Dorothy Fields - Music by Jerome Kern
 Pick Yourself Up
(1936) Swing Time
Words by Dorothy Fields - Music by Jerome Kern
 Let Yourself Go
(1936) Follow The Fleet
Words & music by Irving Berlin
 Night And Day
(1932) Gay Divorce
Words & music by Cole Porter
 A Foggy Day
(1937) A Damsel In Distress
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 Lovely To Look At
(1935) Roberta
Words by Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh - Music by Jerome Kern
 They Can't Take That Away From Me
(1937) Shall We Dance
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 Nice Work If You Can Get It
(1937) A Damsel In Distress
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 Cheek To Cheek
(1935) Top Hat
Words & music by Irving Berlin
 So Near And Yet So Far
(1941) You'll Never Get Rich
Words & music by Cole Porter
 Isn't This A Lovely Day (To Get Caught In The Rain?)
(1935) Top Hat
Words & music by Irving Berlin
Featured composers, lyricists, creators
Irving Berlin, 1888-1989
Edward Eliscu, 1902-1998
Dorothy Fields, 1905-1975
George Gershwin, 1898-1937
Ira Gershwin, 1896-1983
Gus Kahn, 1886-1941
Jerome Kern, 1885-1945
Jimmy McHugh, 1895-1969
Cole Porter, 1891-1964
Vincent Youmans, 1898-1946
Performances
July, 2015
Thu 02, 4:30 pm: Eugene
Thu 02, 8:30 pm: Eugene
Ticket/Venue Info
Fred & Ginger! Ticket Prices
Seat LvlFull PriceDiscount Prices
Adult10.00  -   -   -   -  
Youth5.00  -   -   -   -  
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000
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