Comedy · A budding romance between a ballet master and a tap dancer becomes complicated when rumors surface that they're already married. Shall We Dance, released in , is the seventh of the ten Astaire-Rogers musical comedy films. The idea for the film originated in the studio's desire to exploit the successful formula created by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart with their Broadway hit On Your Toes. The musical featured an American dancer getting. 16 Aug This musical casts Fred Astaire as a world-renowned ballet dancer and Ginger Rogers as a musical comedy headliner. Rogers' manager Jerome Cowan concocts a phony romance between his client and Astaire in order to garner publicity for them both. Eventually, of course, the twosome falls in love for.
Overview of Shall We Dance, , directed by Mark Sandrich, with Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, at Turner Classic Movies. : Shall We Dance (): Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Jerome Cowan, Harriet Hoctor, Ketti Gallian, William Brisbane, Bernice Hansen, Harry Bowen, Matty Roubert, J.M. Kerrigan, Tiny Jones, Norman Ainsley, Charles Irwin, Henry Mowbray, Ben Alexander, Lew Kelly, Charlie.