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Gene Kelly

Tuesday, April 24th, 1990

GENE KELLY was a great dancer because his dancing seemed to be an over­flow of his superb vitality — a natural exten­sion of his person­ality. In all his movies, the tran­si­tions to dance are incred­ibly smooth, because even when he’s not dancing he’s thinking about dancing – his athletic body is flexed and limber– and he’s ready to roll, even on an empty set with 500,000 kilo­watts of elec­tric light mimic­king star­dust and a giant fan creating the sensa­tion of a moon­light breeze.

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