You can’t learn to dance...
without stepping on a few toes.

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Gena Rowlands

Cheyenne Jackson

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Synopsis

Two-time Academy Award®-nominee and two-time Golden Globe® winner Gena Rowlands (The Notebook) stars as the crusty 75-year-old South Florida matron Lily Harrison, who unexpectedly develops a remarkable, life-changing friendship with her much younger, gay... dance instructor in the highly-anticipated feature film adaptation of the beloved international hit comedy, Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks, written by two-time Writers Guild Award winner and Emmy® nominee Richard Alfieri.

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About the play

Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks was written by 2-time Writers Guild Award winner and Emmy® nominee writer Richard Alfieri and was first produced in 2001. Uta Hagen starred as Lily (in her final stage performance), with David Hyde Pierce as Michael at the Geffen... Playhouse in Los Angeles; and in New York, the late Polly Bergen and Mark Hamill performed at the Belasco Theatre. The play has been translated into 12 languages and staged in 24 countries around the world and all the major capitals including London, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, and Sao Paulo. It is an international hit and one of the most produced plays in the world.

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About the film

For the producers, if was a question of finding a way to do the film with the right people. “We didn’t want to do it with just anybody,” said Offsay. Arthur Seidelman showed Jerry the latest adaptation of Alfieri’s screenplay, which had been rewritten for film, broadened out, and... included a larger cast. “Arthur and I met again at the Beverly Glen deli,” recalls Offsay, referring to a popular industry restaurant off Mulholland Drive in Beverly Hills. He liked what he read and reached out to his

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About the production

A co-American/Hungarian production, the Hungarians are Executive Producer Bruno Péter György and Producers György Gattyán and András Somkuti. The Americans include Producer Thomas Brodek, Executive Producers Marc Platt and Jerry Offsay and Associate...

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About the dancing

Kay Cole choreographed the original productions of Six Dance Lessons In Six Weeks at the Geffen Playhouse and the Broadway production at the Belasco Theatre. She also choreographed the Los Angeles production at the Falcon Theatre...

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About Gena Rowlands

“Gena is a consummate actress,” said Arthur Seidelman, “and I have been privileged to work with her. She is one of the finest actors in all mediums.” “Gena Rowlands is “the ladiest damn lady I’ve every seen,” said Richard... paraphrase a line from “The Ballad of Cable Hogue.”

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In theaters In theatres

February 27-March 5 Villages, FL - Rialto
February 27-March 5 Delray, FL - Movies of Delray
February 27-March 5 Lake Worth, FL - Movies of Lake Worth
February 27-March 5 Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Gateway 4
February 27-March 5 Tamarac, FL - Last Picture Show
February 27-March 5 Naples, FL - Silverspot Cinema
February 27-March 5 Boca Raton, FL - Living Room
February 27-March 5 Clermont/Orlando, FL - Epic Theatres of Clermont
February 27-March 5 Palm Coast, FL - Epic Theatres of Palm Coast
February 27-March 5 Brooksville, FL - Beacon Brooksville 12
February 27-March 5 St. Augustine, FL - Epic Theatres of St. Augustine
February 27-March 5 Hollywood, FL - Cinema Paradiso
February 27 Tampa, FL - Tampa Theatre
March 3-12 Coral Gables, FL - Bill Cosford

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PMK/NY
Omar Gonzales
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Nina Baron
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Margaret Gordon
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MJ Peckos
DADA FILMS
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Maggie Cohen
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Ruth Vitale
THE FILM COLLECTIVE
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