Tough Guys Do Dance

Tough Guys Do Dance

by David Winters

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Overview

David Winters has produced and directed over 80 feature films and over 200 television shows and TV movies, and is recognized as nothing short of an icon in the entertainment industry.

In Tough Guys Do Dance, David shares many fascinating and, at times, jaw-dropping behind-the-scenes stories regarding his associations with some of the biggest names in show business—names like Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Barbra Streisand, and Michael Jackson, to name a few. It is filled with personal stories of David’s life that at times may seem hard to imagine and is told with David’s personal voice and real-life humility in a way that only he could tell.

David’s work in the legendary Broadway show and film West Side Story inspired millions of boys and men alike to embrace the art of dance and truly showed them that “tough guys do dance”!

Whether you are a student of dancing or an aspiring actor or producer, this book will prove to be one of the most entertaining reads you will ever experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781948080279
Publisher: Indigo River Publishing
Publication date: 06/12/2018
Pages: 506
Sales rank: 430,211
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.02(d)

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Tough Guys Do Dance 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
"When you're a jet...you're a jet all the way!!! DAVID WINTERS won our hearts in WEST SIDE STORY!!! TOUGH GUYS DO DANCE delves into the trials and tribulations of his personal persona in a most prolific manner. WEST SIDE STORY changed his life from a self-taught actor/dancer to a top leading choreographer, producer/director and now author. In TOUGH GUYS DO DANCE, David weaves a tapestry of his life in the printed spoken word, directing as he goes in riveting camera description. The reader will feel every mesmerizing word and that is saying a lot. DAVID WINTERS has worked with the best from Elvis to Streisand; Michael Jackson to Alice Cooper; Ann-Margret to Paul Newman. You won't want to put this book down. Experience it for yourself!!!! REMARKABLE READING!!!
AmyButterfly711 More than 1 year ago
David your new "Tough Guys Do Dance" book is so INSPIRING.... From beginning to end your story captures the heart.. it is mesmerizing, touching, surprising, amazing & most of all very adventurous!!! Thank you for showing us all that we can live life to the fullest and Dream BIG!! You achieved so much in your life... but most of all along the way you made so many wonderful friends, you touched so many lives, you shared so much wisdom & made amazing memories that will live on forever and ever! You danced your way through life, at all stages with passion ... soaring, flying and never giving up!!! You are an inspiration to me and to so many others! God Bless You & Your Amazing Book So Much! Amy :)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Adventuresome is DAVID WINTERS' "TOUGH GUYS DO DANCE" which takes you on an emotional roller coaster ride where you, the reader, becomes an elite and captivated audience on his star-studded journey to success. From childhood to his finger-snapping cool dance-antics in "West Side Story" to his years of choreographing such films as "Viva Las Vegas" starring Elvis and Ann-Margret and Barbra Streisand in "A Star Is Born" to nite club staging shows for Ann-Margret, Diana Ross, Linda Carter and tv specials with Nancy Sinatra, Michael Jackson, Lucille Ball, Raquel Welch, Tom Jones to Director and Producer, David Winters' tell his story in dramatic fashion...you can actually feel his escapades. As if a camera is in hand, with lightning power you can picture his story being filmed, so deserving a documentary. DAVID WINTERS has lived a stunning life with dreams fulfilled. "TOUGH GUYS DO DANCE" is kaleidoscopic - it's colorful, humorous, entertaining, sultry at times and emotion-packed, but most of all ENTERTAINING...YOU WON'T WANT TO PUT IT DOWN...reviewed by Dona Kay.
AmyButterfly711 More than 1 year ago
David your new "Tough Guys Do Dance" book is so INSPIRING.... From beginning to end your story captures the heart.. it is mesmerizing, touching, surprising, amazing & most of all very adventurous!!! Thank you for showing us all that we can live life to the fullest and Dream BIG!! You achieved so much in your life... but most of all along the way you made so many wonderful friends, you touched so many lives, you shared so much wisdom & made amazing memories that will live on forever and ever! You danced your way through life, at all stages with passion ... soaring, flying and never giving up!!! You are an inspiration to me and to so many others! God Bless You & Your Amazing Book So Much! Amy :)