Starting time code: 35:10

Ending time code: 38:13

Length: 183 sec

Beginning: during sequence

Ending: during sequence

Outlines: anticipation

Completeness: complete, satisfying and uninterrupted

Structure: simple

Shots: 49

Average shot length: 4 sec

Performance: instrumental+dance

Number directed by: Robert Wise , Jerome Robbins

Performer(s): Rita Moreno , Russ Tamblyn , George Chakiris , Susan Oakes , Tucker Smith , Tony Mordente , David Winters , David Bean , Jose De Vega

Cast: All White cast

Stars who don't participate: no data


Diegetic spectators: yes

Diegetic status of the number: social event

Diegetic status of the music: no diegetic music


Topic(s): courtship or serenade (only 1 partner) , challenge , community - fiesta and social dancing , trick: visual effect (except animation)

Diegetic place: New York

Imaginary place: none

Ethnic stereotypes: Latin

Exoticism: latin

Music & dance

Song: The Dance at the Gym / Mambo

Musical ensemble: chorus

Dubbing: no data

Tempo: tempo varies

Musical styles: no data

Arrangers: no data

Dance director: Jerome Robbins

Dance ensemble: duet , chorus

Dancing type: tempo varies

Dance subgenre: ballroom and social dancing

Dance content: latin


Source: Adapted from a stage number of the same show

Quotation: no data