Dancin’ Dames of Hollywood

CRN: 
9999
Course Dates: 
6 weeks: January 8, 22, 29, February 5, 12, 19, 2018 (no class on January 15)
Times: 
Mondays, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Instructor(s): 
Beth Davey
Course Catalogs: 
2018 Winter

Talented and glamorous women lit up the silver screen during the heyday of movie musicals. We’ll explore the lives and movie roles that immortalized many dancing legends including Rita Hayworth, Cyd Charisse, Ann Miller, Ginger Rodgers, Leslie Caron and others. We’ll enjoy movie clips that showcase their artistry during the Golden Age of Hollywood from the 1930s into the mid-1950s.

Beth Davey (dunloegap@yahoo.com) hails from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She relocated to Asheville in 2010 after living in Tampa. She holds a master’s degree from Drexel University in Philadelphia and spent her career in healthcare marketing communications and fundraising. She also taught English and communications at community colleges.