Stompin’ at the Savoy (1992)

TV Film
Directed by Debbie Allen
A melodrama, based on a true story that took place in the Savoy Ballroom in its heyday. The story follows four young women whose nights at the Savoy are the high points of their lives.
Norma Miller was nominated for an Emmy for her choreography in this film. It is pure and wonderful lindy hop.


Norma Miller
Frankie Manning, Assistant


Lynn Whitfield
Vanessa Williams
Jasmine Guy
Mario Van Peebles

This content was originally written by Judy Pritchett with Frankie Manning. Copyright, 1995, 1996, 1997 for It may not be reproduced without written permission. Please use the contact form on this website to get in touch. This was originally part of the World Lindy Hop Federation Archives of biographies and films created by Keith Hughes.