Left to right in the bottom picture: Mark Brookstein from Alvin Guggenheim and Associates, representing New Line Cinema, Amy Johnson and Jason Lahey, Frankie Hoang and Shawn Seymour (also shown in top right picture), Scott Hutchinson, TCI, advisor to Truman State University swing club, Stacy Thomas and Tim Flowers (also shown intop left picture).
|This was the second of four first-round contests leading to the city-wide
final January 17th at the Grand Emporium.
"The Blast From The Past" is a movie released by New Line Cinema. The Contests, across the country, were staged as part of the movie publicity.
Five winning couples at each city level for each of 50 cities were then
to be picked based on scores in each city. . Those five couples were then
to dance at the movie's New York City premiere party, January 27, 1999.