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Jitterbug Party

-- Synopsis:
    Cab does his usual short film music and singing along with a small plot. Calloway performs two numbers at the Cotton Club, then takes his friends down to Harlem for a jitterbug party. Shows a little map and a few main buildings and clubs in Harlem. This VHS title is available on the The Paramount Musical Shorts, Vol. 3. The DVD version is available on Jazz Legends.

* Features:
     Cab Calloway and friends do some blues dancing as well as a fake Shim-Shamat end of film.

More Film Information below





1935 Paramount Studios Fred Waller
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Country Made:



8 minutes USA English Black and White


Featured Dancer

Featured Dance

Dance Rating

Musical / Short
Cast Shim-Sham Fair

Known Dancers


Actors / Actresses

Cab Calloway and Friends not available n/a

Dances performed in this film

Special Dance Interest

Shim-Sham n/a n/a Jitterbug

Some Music Titles in Film

Bands | Musicians | Singers

Posters | Lobby Cards

Jitterbug Party Cab Calloway and Orchestra n/a
Long About Midnight      

Stage versions of the film

Cast Recordings | Soundtracks

Similar Films

Sheet Music Covers

n/a n/a Hi-De-Ho n/a
    Minnie the Moocher  

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