Shall We Dance [Stepping Toes]

Los Angeles: RKO Radio Pictures, 1936. Estimating script for the 1937 film, here under the working title "Stepping Toes."

A ballet star (Astaire) start falls in love with a young tap dancer (Rogers) on a trans-Atlantic voyage, but rumors of their relationship precede them to their destination. The seventh of ten films Fred Astaire and Ginger Rodgers would make together, and the fourth of five directed by Mark Sandrich.

Blue titled wrappers, noted as Screen Play on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped PLEASE RETURN TO RKO STORY FILES and production No. 880, dated December 7, 1936 and CHANGES DEC 11 1936, and with a credit for screenwriters Allan Scott and Ernest Pagano. Title page integral with the first page of text. 151 leaves, with last page of text numbered 153. Carbon typescript, all leaves, including revisions dated 12/11/36, on goldenrod stock. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus with a few small chips at the extremities, bound with three gold brads with washers.

Hirschhorn, The Hollywood Musical.


[Book #145692]

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