Oh, marvelous! I would be surprised if anyone would not be taken by the way he danced!

Although you knew he'd spent night and day learning it, he still looked as though he were making it up.
This incredible dancing. It’s not that he didn’t work at it, but he had an instinct about how to move.

Merce Cunningham on Fred Astaire

Quotations from an interview with Nancy Dalva ©Nancy Dalva 2012