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Sad News: Ruth Pearson has died

Pan’s People star Ruth Pearson has died at the age of 70. Ruth Pearson, a founding member of Pan’s People, has died at the age of 70. Ruth died on Tuesday morning following a battle with cancer.

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Pamela Devis Dancers – Whole Lotta Love

Here’s an interesting clip, generously sent to OFTD by GJB Gaz (many thanks). The Pamela Devis Dancers performing in some unknown TV show, dancing to a big band arrangement of “Whole Lotta Love” similar to (if not the identical to) the hit version by CCS, and the TOTP Orchestra version used as a theme tune […]

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Pan’s People – Signed, Sealed, Delivered

Top of the Pops, 6 August 1970: Pan’s People dance to Signed, Sealed, Delivered by Stevie Wonder. Pan’s People in groovy purple satin, midriff-baring, two-piece midi-skirt outfits and faun go-go boots, dancing enthusiastically to a classic Stevie Wonder number. Great! Thanks to for the youtube post.

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Sue Menhenick – Passion in Moisture

Riverside 31/01/1983: Sue Menhenick dances to Mick Karn’s Passion in Moisture. An unusually arty appearance from Sue. Choreography is by Michael Ho, Sue’s partner is Ikky Maas. Riverside was a BBC2 arts programme. You can listen to Sue discuss this performance on a recent Siren FM guest appearance here. Thanks to forum regulars Andeebee for […]

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Cherry Gillespie – Salamander

There’s no available TOTP routine for today, 26 November, so instead here’s a solo performance from Cherry Gillespie in 1976. many thanks to Scott Gordon, the original YouTube poster of the is clip. From the old blog, Friday, 19 September 2014: Here’s a performance discovered by (Forum regular) BeautifulBabs: Cherry Gillespie dancing on Jethro Tull’s […]

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