Gene Kelly

Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer

Last Thoughts: 100 Years of Gene Kelly

Dancer and entertainer Gene Kelly’s wife of sixteen years, Betsy Blair, talks about Kelly’s legacy in an audio clip from our Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer.

Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer

Filmmaker Interview – Robert Trachtenberg

AMERICAN MASTERS Online presents an extended interview with “Gene Kelly” filmmaker Robert Trachtenberg. Q: What made you interested in doing a film on Gene Kelly? A: My other career is as a photographer, and I pitched a Gene Kelly story to the NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE in 1994. It was a fashion story — an […]

Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer

Anatomy of a Dancer

I didn’t want to move or act like a rich man. I wanted to dance in a pair of jeans. I wanted to dance like the man in the streets. –Gene Kelly Timeless, effortless, elegant and indelible as the 50th anniversary of Singin’ in the Rain approaches, Gene Kelly’s body of work still thrives and […]