Thursday, September 22, 2011

Dirty Dancing Trivia

True or False:
1. "She's Like The Wind"--written by Stacy Widelitz and Patrick Swayze--was originally composed for the movie, Grandview U.S.A. (1984).

2.  Kelly Bishop won a Tony Award in 1976 for her  performance in A Chorus Line.

3.  Dirty Dancing was filmed in the Catskills.

4.  There were only two film locations.

5.  Kenny Ortega and Cynthia Rhodes had never worked together before Dirty Dancing.

6.  Jerry Orbach's parents both worked in the entertainment industry.

7.  Jack Weston began acting at age 10.

8.  It was raining the day the scene was shot in which Johnny breaks the car window.

9.  Eleanor Bergstein was named for Eleanor Roosevelt.

10. Jennifer Grey's grandfather was a famous entertainer in the Catskills.

11. Shortly after Dirty Dancing was released, 25,000 posters of Patrick Swayze sold out instantly.

12.  The only award won by the song "(I've Had) The Time of My Life " was a Grammy.

1. True, 2.True, 3. False, 4. False, 5. False, 6. True, 7. True, 8. False, 9. True, 10. True, 11. True, 12. False.


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