Starting time code: 10:57

Ending time code: 11:40

Length: 43 sec

Beginning: beginning of sequence

Ending: during sequence

Outlines: pause or interpolated dialogue

Completeness: incomplete & fragmentary (hardly a number)

Structure: simple

Shots: 6

Average shot length: 7 sec

Performance: song+dance

Number directed by: no data

Performer(s): Mitzi Gaynor

Cast: no data

Stars who don't participate: no data


Diegetic spectators: yes

Diegetic status of the number: other

Diegetic status of the music: mediatized music


Topic(s): cheering up and feel good , disturbed or awkward or grotesque performance

Diegetic place: American Midwest

Imaginary place: no data

Ethnic stereotypes: no data

Exoticism: no data

Music & dance

Song: no data

Musical ensemble: solo(s) , single instrument

Dubbing: no

Tempo: allegro

Musical styles: ragtime

Arrangers: no data

Dance director: Seymour Felix

Dance ensemble: solo(s)

Dancing type: allegro

Dance subgenre: tap dance

Dance content: no data


Source: borrowed from the musical repertoire

Quotation: impersonation