Her timing, her grace, her poise and singular charisma are exceptional and cannot be cloned. She stands alone and, for this reason, became a star in her field.
She exudes class and professionalism and, although she retired from the spotlight at a very early age, her extraordinary dancing ability will remain timeless and unforgettable.
Together with the legendary Danny Kaye, she created this memorable moment from the classic film, White Christmas
“The Best Things Happen While You’re Dancing”, choreographed by a then unknown Bob Fosse, is undoubtedly one of the greatest dancing segments in the film world. In fact, every move Vera Ellen made in this film was pure magic.
Considering that this dancing segment was filmed without the luxury of cut and paste editing, it is a Dancing Masterclass of the highest order.
Which dancing segments from the Hollywood Musicals’ era do you enjoy watching time and again?