WHEN SHAKESPEARE MET JAZZ

Al Hirschfeld’s rendition of “Swingin’ the Dream” that adorned the cover of Playbill (1939).
Louis Armstrong surrounded by the Dandridge Sisters in “Swingin’ the Dream” (1939).
November 30, 1939.
Gene Kelly as Harry the Hoofer in “The Time of Your Life” (1939).
Louis Armstrong (1901–1971) and his horn.

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