Tag Archives: Fred Astaire

Gene Kelly – The Working Man’s Hoofer

Day 108 of Colourisation Project – August 23 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born this day, August 23, 1912 Eugene Curran ‘Gene’ Kelly was an American dancer, actor, singer, film … Continue reading

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Ginger Rogers – Icon of Dance.

Day 70 of Colourisation Project – July 16 No-one could ever dance as gracefully as Ginger Rogers. Even when executing the most technically difficult steps, she could make it look as easy as skimming the top of soft butter with … Continue reading

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Just a Hoofer with a Spare Set of Tails

Day 3 Colourisation Project – May 10th Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. “Just a hoofer with a spare set of tails.” That’s how Fred Astaire once described himself. Born this … Continue reading

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