Starting time code: 13:20

Ending time code: 17:37

Length: 257 sec

Beginning: during sequence

Ending: ending of sequence

Outlines: nothing significant

Completeness: complete, satisfying and uninterrupted

Structure: simple

Shots: 5

Average shot length: 51 sec

Performance: song+dance

Number directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Performer(s): Fred Astaire , Leroy Daniels

Cast: Mixed Race Cast

Stars who don't participate: no data


Diegetic spectators: yes

Diegetic status of the number: no

Diegetic status of the music: no diegetic music


Topic(s): vanity and grooming , cheering up and feel good , working

Diegetic place: New York

Imaginary place: none

Ethnic stereotypes: no

Exoticism: not exotic

Music & dance

Song: Shine on Your Shoes

Musical ensemble: solo(s)

Dubbing: no

Tempo: no data

Musical styles: Swing (Hot) , Hollywood studio orchestra

Arrangers: Skip Martin

Dance director: Michael Kidd

Dance ensemble: duet

Dancing type: no data

Dance subgenre: tap dance

Dance content: no data


Source: borrowed from another stage show (Broadway, vaudeville, ballet...)

Quotation: nothing significant