History and Clips from 1940s Musicals

Lecture and Film Clips
Thursday, February 8, 2018, 7:00 pm

World War II brought us the Good Neighbor Policy films that starred Carmen Miranda, Alice Faye, and Betty Grable. Enjoy scenes from “Yankee Doodle Dandy” and “Stormy Weather”, as well as others. Sam Caponegro and Candy Capenegro have recently taught courses on The History of the Movie Musical and Deconstructing the Broadway Musical at Rutgers University Continuing Education Program.