Inspired by the dance films of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, The Text is a short dance film that explores the medium and influence of this process of capturing dance. Shot at the Prince George Ballroom in NYC.
Director: Anthony Morigerato
Choreographer: Ayodele Casel and Anthony Morigerato
Dancers: Ayodele Casel and Anthony Morigerato
Janitor: Mike Zinkham
Director of Photography: Matthew Lucas
First Assistant Director: Mike Capone
First Assistant Camera: Ross Godwin
Makeup: Heather Slawski
Production Assistant: Mike Zinkham
Editor: Matthew Lucas
Music: Cheek to Cheek, Oscar Peterson Trio
Produced By: Operation: Tap and AM Dance Productions
Thank you: Lou Gershenson, Geoff Turner, American University, Torya Beard.
With thought and influence for Oscar Peterson, Fred Astaire, and Ginger Rogers!