Invitation to the Dance (1956)

Invitation to the Dance
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 33mins.
Genres Musical
Keywords dance, episodic
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Gene Kelly Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000004
Andre Previn Music music director 120781 8000002
Igor Youskevitch Actor ("Circus") 1 1000001
Roger Edens Music music adaptation("Sinbad the Sailor") 120781 8000007
Alfred Junge Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Cedric Gibbons Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Music ("Sinbad the Sailor") 120781 8000006
Johnny Green Music music director 120781 8000004
John Hollingsworth Music music director 120781 8000001
Randall Duell Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Jacques Ibert Music ("Circus") 120781 8000005
Rolf Gerard Costume Designer costume design 169 13000002
Irving Reis Animator cartoon effects 483 23000004
William Hannah Animator n/a 483 23000005
Joseph Barbera Animator n/a 483 23000006
Jeanne Coyne Assistant (to Gene Kelly) 120820 25000001
William Hanna Animator cartoon sequence 483 23000003
Frederick Quimby Animator n/a 483 23000002
Adrienne Fazan A.C.E. Editor n/a 172 7000003
Gene Kelly Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
Tom Howard Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Elizabeth Haffenden Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
Raymond Poulton Editor n/a 172 7000001
David Paltenghi Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000011
Daphne Dale Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000012
Claude Bessy Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000013
Belita Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000010
Tommy Rall Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000009
Claire Sombert Actor ("Circus") 1 1000003
Tamara Toumanova Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000007
Diana Adams Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000008
Irving Davies Actor ("Ring Around the Rosy") 1 1000014
Carol Haney Actor ("Sinbad the Sailor") 1 1000015
John Street Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Frederick A Young Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Joseph Ruttenberg Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000002
Gene Kelly Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Arthur Freed Producer n/a 3 3000001
David Kasday Actor ("Sinbad the Sailor") 1 1000016
Cyd Charisse Actor n/a 1 1000017
Gene Kelly Director n/a 2 2000001
John Watts Editor n/a 172 7000002
Synopsis
Using no dialogue, the film presents three different ballets: "Circus," "Ring Around the Rosy" and "Sinbad the Sailor," introducing the art of ballet to the audience.