The instantly recognizable piano intro to the song "One" from Broadway musical A Chorus Line adds drama and intrigue to this trailer for the upcoming documentary Every Little Step. The movie follows the emotionally and physically grueling audition process that young performers endured in order to be part of the current revival of A Chorus Line. As we watch today's young and talented hopefuls go after their dreams, we also learn about the making of the original Chorus Line and why it continues to resonate with audiences.
Yes, it's another dance movie. But just the way sports often make for excellent metaphors for certain universal truths about life, well, so does dance. In this trailer you'll meet dancers who are pushing themselves to the limit and making themselves vulnerable in every imaginable way, all in the name of stage stardom. It many ways, it's inspiring.
Every Little Step will have a limited theatrical release on April 17. To watch the trailer, read more.
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