Dancing On The Edge

August 2016

Episode 8

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Stanley finally gets to make his "full interview" of Louis and the band for his Music Express Magazine. They cover issues of race and social classes in the '30s, as well as their rise to fame.

Episode 7

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Despite Louis's suspicions of her, Pamela assists in his escape. After learning that Mr. Masterson is offering a huge reward for Louis’s capture, Lady Cremone wonders if he is covering for Julian. Meanwhile Julian, terrified of leaving London, hides out with Mr. Donaldson.

Episode 6

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Hit by the scandal the hotel loses many of its residents and the band is forced to split up. On the run, Louis turns to Stanley, Eric and Sarah to help him hide from the police. Julian prepares to leave for New York with Mr. Masterson.
July 2016

Episode 5

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Louis questions Julian's alibi as police search for the person involved in Jessie's case. When Louis confides in Sarah, she implores him to seek a lawyer. This only leads to another run-in with the police who turn their attention to Louis as the chief suspect. As chaos ensues, Mr. Masterson makes a surprise announcement.

Episode 4

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Conflicting stories arise when one of the band members is injured in a violent attack. Having stumbled upon the scene of the crime, Louis expresses his suspicion of Julian to photographer Sarah as the pair form a relationship. Meanwhile, the band attempts to break barriers as they encounter continuous racism at their perfo...

Episode 3

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With the absence of band manager Wesley, Louis is disappointed at the group's lack of progress. Yet when a music agent arranges for them to play at a funeral, they meet Lady Cremone, a dedicated jazz fan and former globe-trotter whom Stanley Mitchell interviews for his magazine. Their luck begins to change.

Episode 2

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Wesley Holt negotiates a residency at the Imperial Hotel for the Louis Lester Band, but complications arise that could threaten his tenure as band manager. Meanwhile the band gains popularity as they perform for the Prince of Wales.
June 2016

Episode 1

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It's 1930s London as jazz musician Louis Lester and his band are rising to the top of the music scene. Finding their start in a small jazz cellar, the all-black group faces opposition wherever they perform. With the help of music journalist Stanley Mitchell, the band lands a gig at a posh hotel and manages to capture the a...


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Preview of the TV-show Dancing On The Edge was broadcast by PBS on Monday 20 June 2016 at 12:25PM.