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Jimmy Slyde

 
Jimmy Slyde Headshot
Date of Death: May 16, 2008

Birth Place: Atlanta, GA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Performer
Hoofer
  [Off-Broadway]
1969
Chuck Green

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Performer

Hoofer

  [Off-Broadway]
1969
Chuck Green






Jimmy Slyde News

The National Arts Club EYE ON DANCE to Stream On Zoom, April 28 Photo The National Arts Club EYE ON DANCE to Stream On Zoom, April 28
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2022

The National Arts Club will present the zoom presentation of EYE ON DANCE clips narrated by the archive's creator/producer/host Celia Ipiotis on Thursday, April 28 at 7:30pm.

Tony Goldwyn and Savion Glover Will Helm Revised PAL JOEY on Broadway Photo Tony Goldwyn and Savion Glover Will Helm Revised PAL JOEY on Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 4, 2021

Pal Joey, the Rodgers and Hart-John O’Hara classic musical, has been revised in a brand-new production that will be heading to Broadway in the 2022-2023 season.

Dormeshia Announced as the Recipient of the 2021 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award Photo Dormeshia Announced as the Recipient of the 2021 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

Jacob’s Pillow has announced Dormeshia as the recipient of the 2021 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award. The Award, presented each year to an artist of exceptional vision and achievement, carries a cash prize of $25,000 which the artist can use in any way they wish.

Chicago Human Rhythm Project Announces New Leadership and RHYTHM FEST Photo Chicago Human Rhythm Project Announces New Leadership and RHYTHM FEST
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2021

Chicago Human Rhythm Project is paving a post-pandemic path forward following its 2019 strategic plan with Jumaane Taylor leading a re-imagined 30th Anniversary tap festival - Rhythm World.

NJPAC Presents SAVION GLOVER: DANCE, RESISTANCE & HISTORY Photo NJPAC Presents SAVION GLOVER: DANCE, RESISTANCE & HISTORY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2021

Join Savion and NJPAC President and CEO John Schreiber for a conversation that will trace the history of tap through historical performances by the likes of Jimmy Slyde, George Hillman, Lon Chaney, Gregory Hines, Sammy Davis and Fred Astaire, examining their artistry and more.

Leela Dance Collective to Present SPEAK, an All-Female Indian Kathak and American Tap Photo Leela Dance Collective to Present SPEAK, an All-Female Indian Kathak and American Tap Dance Collaboration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2020

Serving as a bridge between tradition and innovation, history and progress - Indian Kathak and American Jazz Tap dance - continents and ages apart share parallel stories of struggle and perseverance in SPEAK.

Progressive Theater Will Host The 1st Annual Black & Blue Fundraising Gala Photo Progressive Theater Will Host The 1st Annual Black & Blue Fundraising Gala
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2019

On Friday, November 22nd, 2019, Progressive Theater in Maplewood, NJ will host the 1st Annual Black & Blue Fundraising Gala at The Woodland: Great Hall from 6:00pm to 11:00pm.

Tap Dance Genius Savion Glover Announced At SOPAC November 9 Photo Tap Dance Genius Savion Glover Announced At SOPAC November 9
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2019

Tony Award-winning tap phenomenon Savion Glover (Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk, Shuffle Along) makes a highly anticipated return engagement to SOPAC on Saturday, November 9 at 8 p.m.

BWW Review: Dance Fail at Fall For Dance Photo BWW Review: Dance Fail at Fall For Dance
by Juan Michael Porter II - Oct 3, 2019

The continued proliferation of rhythmless music plunges Fall For Dance 2019's Program 1 into a miasma of middling potpourri. From Kyle Abraham rendering Misty Copeland into a sterile robot to Crystal Pite's droning narration, this was an evening sorely in need of inventive rhythm and grooves. Thank goodness then for the visiting South Africans of Vuyani Dance Theatre.

Northrop Announces 10-Event Film Series Photo Northrop Announces 10-Event Film Series
by Julie Musbach - Jul 15, 2019

Northrop announces its 2019-20 Film Series, featuring several award-winning films with diverse artistic voices from around the world. From a film adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby to the Beatles fan favorite Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band and the more recent The Hate U Give, the series includes cult classics and notable works exploring history, social issues, and arts performances.

Jimmy Slyde Videos

STAGE TUBE: So You Think You Can Dance's Ryan Kasprzak - A Dance for Life
by Eddie Varley - Oct 7, 2009

So You Think You Can Dance contestant Ryan Kasprzak created a very special video for Dancers Responding to AIDS, we are proud to bring it to you here on STAGE TUBE.


Jimmy Slyde Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jimmy Slyde been in?
Jimmy Slyde has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Jimmy Slyde been in?
Jimmy Slyde has not appeared in the West End