The Varsity Drag

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  1. The Varsity Drag is a pop song written by Ray Henderson (music), Buddy DeSylva and Lew Brown (text) in The songwriting team Henderson, DeSylva and Brown wrote the song Varsity Drag for the musical 'Good News', from which the song The Best Things in Life Are Free came. The musical premiered on September 6, at the Chanin’s 46th Street Theater (now the Richard Rodgers .
  2. "Down on your heels and up on your toes" was the thing to do in the hit song for the Varsity Drag. Donald Tomkins (left) is credited with introducing the Varsity Drag in the danced is based around the upbeat, faster Collegiate dances of that era.
  3. Everybody do the varsity drag! Girls: Here is the drag See how it goes Down on your heels Up on your toes That’s the way to do the varsity drag! Babe: Its hotter than hotter than hot! Newer than newer than new! Meaner than meaner than mean! Bluer than bluer than blue! Ensemble: Gets as much applause as waving the flag! You can pass many a class.
  4. The Varsity Drag was performed by Statler and Waldorf during Kermit's auditions for new acts in episode of The Muppet Show. This was one of the few times on the show that Statler and Waldorf were seen out of their balcony. Their performance was preceded by this exchange: The puppets were performed in the bunraku style to allow for appropriate
  5. The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: Here is a dance, the varsity drag You ought to do the varsity drag And you won't be late Just the other day You will make your fate - the varsity drag Now, here is the drag, see how it goes, Down on your heels, up on your toes, That's the way to do the varsity drag. You will find that it's Hotter than hot, newer than new, Meaner.
  6. The varsity drag Lyrics: You'll find that I'm the sort / That likes a little sport / But theres a limit, nevertheless / There's something in your eye / That seems to warn me I / Had better beware.
  7. The band featured their own sly wit, which is often in evidence on this collection of tunes, particularly on "Varsity Drag." In addition to seven standards (including "Alone Together," "The Lady Is a Tramp," and "It Might As Well Be Spring"), the Aussies play three songs by /5(7).
  8. The Varsity Drag - Peter Lawford. Top Songs By Peter Lawford. TRACK. ARTIST. A Fella With An Umbrella. A Fella With An Umbrella. Judy Garland & Peter Lawford. Judy Garland & Peter Lawford. The Best Things In Life Are Free. The Best Things In Life Are Free. June Allyson & Peter Lawford.

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