Frankie Manning and the Lindy Hop, Part 2

Once Manning became a professional dancer and choreographer, his work took him all over the world. After WWII derailed his swing dancing, he had a hard time returning to a world where musical tastes had changed. Read the show notes here.

Topics in this Podcast: World War II, wwii, dancing, racism, black history, civil rights, New York, Lindy Hop, 20th century, Frankie Manning, not just in the south, entertainment history, biographies, dance history