Kiss Me Kate (1953)

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An ex-husband and wife team star in a musical version of 'The Taming of the Shrew'; off-stage, the production is troublesome with ex-lovers' quarrels and two gangsters looking for some money owed to them.


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  • Kurt Kasznar and Howard Keel in Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  • Kathryn Grayson in Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  • Kathryn Grayson and Ann Miller in Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  • Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  • Bob Fosse and Carol Haney in Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  • Ann Miller and Tommy Rall in Kiss Me Kate (1953)

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1 July 2004 | jshaffer-1
10
| If you are a dance fan
This is my favorite musical, not for the dancing alone, but it is the best. The dancers, not just Ann Miller and Rall, but Bob Fosse, Bobby Van, and Carol Haney!! What more could any dance fan want? There is always something new to see, no matter how many times you have watched it. The lyrics are magnificent, tricky and intriguing. When Howard Keel, dressed in those gorgeous tights, sings about all the women he has known, he's a knockout. Grayson is not my favorite actress, but she can sing, and she and Keel make a wonderful pair. I will admit that the music is great, but folks, catch the dancing!! The final dance number with the six dancers is superb, but how can you watch all six at once? You have to watch it several times, particularly the pair of Carol Haney and Bob Fosse.

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