Synopsis: This was the 3rd in the
Rock and Roll films opening in the summer of 1955. Willie Bryant
is your host and MC of this musical and comedy extravaganza at
the vintage Apollo Theatre. Along with Bryant, other performers
include Duke Ellington, Nat King Cole, Larry Darnell, Dinah Washington,
The Clovers, Leonard Reed, Big Joe Turner, Ruth Brown, Martha
Davis, Little Buck, Mantan Moreland and Nipsey Russell. Rhythm
& Blues, Jazz, Tap and comedy routines abound in this feature
from the 1950's.
Honi Coles and Cholly
are the featured Tap
dancers in this Video.