"Slow Dancing in a Burning Room" by John Mayer @JohnMayer. Choreography by: Wade Robson.
Concept - Wade Robson & Amanda Robson Choreography - Wade Robson Director and editor - Wade Robson. Choreographer assistant - Dana WIlson Music - John Mayer/Slow dancing in a burning room
Before Wade Robson set this piece on Josh & Katee for SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, he created the original version on his beautiful dancers from his Cirque Du Soleil/Criss Angel BELIEVE show. He then decided to shoot a short film of two of his dancers that really connected with the piece, Ben Susak & Pam Chu. This was Josh and Katee’s inspirational guide.
Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers in the movie Swing Time “Pick Yourself Up”
"Pick yourself up" by Jerome Kern was introduced by Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Ginger plays a dance instructor whom Fred follows into her studio; he pretends to have "two left feet" in order to get her to dance with him. Fred sings the verse to her and she responds with the chorus. After an interlude, they dance to the tune.
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