Singers and Songbooks: Fred Astaire
About Fred Astaire
“Tap prodigy” (New York Times) Michela Marino Lerman invites you to reimagine classic moments of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers through a contemporary lens. Lerman and her band spotlight the pivotal role of tap dance throughout the beloved Great American Songbook standards of the Gershwin Brothers, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, Johnny Mercer, and Cole Porter. Return to the RKO era with new eyes and ears for this ultramodern take on the classics.