12 Versions of “Shall We Dance”for #InternationalDanceDay
Today, April 29, is International Dance Day! Here are two ways we think you should mark the occasion.
1. Binge watch our “Dancing Through My Resume” series.
2. Take a YouTube spiral with these dozen versions of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s "Shall We Dance" from The King and I.
Oscar & Tony winner Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr from the 1956 film adaptation of The King and I
Marin Mazzie & Daniel Dae Kim from LCT’s 2015 Broadway revival
Lou Diamond Phillips and Donna Murphy at the 1996 Tony Awards
Dorothy Collins and Peter Lawford on The Garry Moore Show in 1960
Yul Brynner & Patricia Morrison at 1971 Tony Awards
Julie Andrews on Sesame Street
Lisa McCune & Teddy Tahu Rhodes from the Australian production
Faith Prince and Lou Diamond Phillips from the 1996 Broadway revival
Laura Michelle Kelly & Jose Lana on the national tour
Kelli O'Hara & Ken Watanabe at the London Palladium
Kate Baldwin and Paolo Montalban at the Lyric Opera of Chicago
Yul Brynner and Constance Towers on the 1977 Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon