Dancing On The Ceiling

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  • Not to be confused with the Lionel Richie song of the same title that was written half a century and more later, this jazz standard has lyrics by Lorenz Hart and music by Richard Rodgers. Written in 1930, it went into their show Ever Green which opened in December the same year, and was adapted as a 1934 film. When the musical came to London, the song - which is also known as "He Dances Overhead" - was performed on a revolving stage, the first of its kind in the Capital. >>
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    Alexander Baron - London, England
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