But whatever happens, and even without the soft-shoe
shuffle, McCarthy has already got Wolves fans dancing in the aisles.
That said, the crowd of 40-plus somethings inside Symphony Hall had a ball as one of the stalwart bands of the 80s took a soft-shoe
shuffle through their repertoire of hits.
Looking at Absteigende Heisse Strahlen (Descending Hot Rays), a quiet grisaille painting, one might imagine it describes a theatrical moment--a dancer doing a soft-shoe
with a bucket over his head.
There's a scene in "Wicked" when the Wizard of Oz, who has been played up to this point with disarming eccentricity by Joel Grey, drops the soft-shoe
act and reveals unexpected depths of malevolence.
As I recall, the show got more laughs than it deserved, mostly due to Buddy, and when he did his curtain call he broke into a soft-shoe
It would help, of course, if we could build up our scam detectors not just against phony sweepstakes but against slippery politicians as well as soft-shoe
And teachers have also adopted a soft-shoe
shuffle in a bid to beat classroom chaos.
A Wocka on the Wild Side: In a parody of the popular Missile Command game, Fozzie Bear hopes his new soft-shoe
routine will earn him respect.
As work on the Santa number resumes, Nicholaw begins with a casual soft-shoe
routine that gradually builds into a raucous floor-pounding display of Santa angst.
shuffle was just about passable, unfortunately it was exactly the same as his tango, foxtrot, quickstep and jive.
Now Strachan usually has plenty to say on any given subject, yet he has been strangely reticent on Phillips's impromptu soft-shoe
There are soft-shoe
shuffle merchants who are offering 25pc returns, particularly in the lowcost housing market.
He introduced mezzo-soprano Suzanna Guzman, who performed arias from Mozart's ``The Marriage of Figaro''; ``Babe'' star James Cromwell, who read a Shakespearean sonnet; and then joined David Dukes and Ian Lithgow in a soft-shoe
rendition of ``Brush Up Your Shakespeare.
The dilemma now is that Mr Blair's soft-shoe
shuffle of the lower ranks means the spotlight will remain on those Cabinet members considered lucky to keep their jobs.
dancing to slower, more understated music, as epitomized by Charles "Honi" Coles (1911-1992) and Charles "Cholly" Atkins (1913-2003), became a popular contrast to hyperenergetic numbers.