Starting time code: 03:55

Ending time code: 06:39

Length: 164 sec

Beginning: beginning of sequence

Ending: ending of sequence

Outlines: echo

Completeness: complete, satisfying and uninterrupted

Structure: simple

Shots: 2

Average shot length: 82 sec

Performance: song+dance

Number directed by: Walter Lang

Performer(s): Ethel Merman , Dan Dailey

Cast: All White cast

Stars who don't participate: no data


Diegetic spectators: yes

Diegetic status of the number: stage

Diegetic status of the music: musicians are playing but more instruments are heard


Topic(s): vaudeville or variety show or music-hall

Diegetic place: United States , unidentifiable

Imaginary place: none

Ethnic stereotypes: no

Exoticism: not exotic

Music & dance

Song: Simple Melody [Play a Simple Melody]

Musical ensemble: no data

Dubbing: no

Tempo: no data

Musical styles: ragtime

Arrangers: no data

Dance director: no data

Dance ensemble: no data

Dancing type: no data

Dance subgenre: specialty , tap dance , theater dance

Dance content: animal dance/ragtime


Source: borrowed from the musical repertoire

Quotation: nothing significant