« 20 Original Lindy Hoppers Every Dancer Should Know (Or At Least See Dance) | Main | The Lindy Hop with Frankie Manning - and the Girls Twist »

History of the Jitterbug (Funny)

Here is a rare clip of Whiteys Lindy Hoppers with some of the Originals like Frankie Manning and Norma Miller.

It is almost 70 years since Herbert "Whitey" White started a professional performing group of Savoy Ballroom swing dancers in 1935. Yet the film clips of Whitey's Lindy Hoppers continue to delight and astonish audiences and inspire new generations of swing dancers. See more info on Whiteys Lindy Hoppers at www.savoystyle.com

Greatest Performance Lindy Hop Scene

Caught on Film with some of the legendary Whitey's Lindy Hoppers ending with Frankie Manning (high quality) - Movie: Hellzapoppin 1941 (Norma Miller gets tossed around in a circle and has a Chefs hat on)

References (5)

References allow you to track sources for this article, as well as articles that were written in response to this article.

Reader Comments (1)

What a silly movie; I love it!

February 5, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterSharon Crocker

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>