Miami Beach dances through the decades

  • Isabella Baterno takes to the air during her performance. The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Imogen Jo, left, and Camila Salazar dance to "Rock Around the Clock. The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • From left, Saiah Amarilla, Amy Guilfoyle, Luna Luque, Calista Ayala and Ashley Commettant dance to "Rock Around the Clock." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Kimberly Gonzalez, left, and Calista Ayala dance to "Rock Around the Clock." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • From left, Luna Luque, Samantha Schwartz, Kimberly Gonzalez, Michelle Mally and Imogen Jo smile at the end of their performance from the Scott Rakow Junior Girls 5 group. The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Amira McCormick, 9, dances to "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Gisel Hernandez dances to Donna Summer's 70s hit " Last Dance." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Luis Rodriguez, 11, center, strikes a pose at the end of James Brown's hit "I Feel Good." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Daniel Vento, 9, with the Scott Rakow Junior Boys 4 group dances to Harry Belafonte's "Jump in the Line." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • An ensemble of nearly 700 campers in grades 4 through 12 from the Scott Rakow Youth Center in Miami Beach performed songs from the decades on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Joseph Simmons, left, Cindy Casanova, emcee the event and wave to the crowd. The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Scott Rakow Junior Boys 4 dance to the 60s Calypso hit "Jump In the Line." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Member of Fairway Park Pre-Teen and Teen Girls' group Sarah Muhtaseb, Sayyida Guituirez, Kristen Royal, Samantha Rivera, Lara Guituirez and Sheyla Araujo chat nervously backstage. The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Members of the Scott Rakow Youth Center performs "Shake Your Groove Thing." The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Excited parents take pictures of their loved ones as they perform on stage. The City of Miami Beach danced through the decades as it celebrated the 70th Annual Playground Revue on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF