Show One: Singing At Her Best includes 7 performances of Dandridge from age 14 to adulthood. Guests include the Mills Brothers, Hoagy Carmichael and Louis Armstrong. Songs performed include "Paper Doll," "Lazy Bones," "Swing For My Supper" and "My Heart Belongs to Daddy" from the televised "Tribute to Cole Porter."
Show Two: The Films of Dorothy Dandridge includes 8 trailers for the films of Dorothy Dandridge including Tarzan's Peril, Carmen Jones (Best Actress Oscar Nomination) and Porgy & Bess.
SINGING AT HER BEST takes a fascinating look at the musical performances of the film world's first African-American superstar, Dorothy Dandridge. Showcasing limitless talent, these electrifying performances are a priceless document of this late, great star.
African American Culture |
African Americans |
Music (General) |
Pop / Rock |