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July 22, 2009

Still Dancing At 89

Professional dance is not usually kind to the aged. Most people over 45 must retire. But one dancer at this year's American Dance Festival is still performing - at 89 years old.

Susan Gittler went from dancing to the sounds of a victrola in her grandmother's sitting room to attending NYU and joining a prestigious dance company. She talks with Janet Babin about why, after all these years, she's still dancing.

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