Dance History Quiz | Why Hugh Almost Didn’t Dance

Fun facts for teachers & students

Hugh Jackman is known for dancing onstage in Oklahoma! and in films such as The Greatest Showman, but he almost didn’t dance at all. Why?

a. He was born with scoliosis.
b. There were no dance schools in the small Australian town where he grew up.
c. His older brother said that dancing was for sissies.
d. His parents couldn’t afford lessons.