Florenz Ziegfeld


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United States theatrical producer noted for a series of extravagant revues known as the Ziegfeld Follies (1869-1932)

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Many were managed by Florenz Ziegfeld of the Ziegfeld Follies, known as "The Great Glorifier of the American Girl" for elevating the burlesque-house chorus girl to new heights as a glamorous showgirl.
Josef Urban had a large hand in much of the interior designs and worked with Florenz Ziegfeld when that impresario hosted his famous Ziegfeld Follies at the New Amsterdam from 1913 to his death in 1932.
Phoenix Theatre's Third Annual Follies' Gala will be produced in a way that even legendary 1920s showman Florenz Ziegfeld would appreciate.
The guest list: Will Rogers, Florenz Ziegfeld, Billie Burke, Mayor Jimmy Walker.
In 1934, they left the orbit of Florenz Ziegfeld and moved to Los Angeles, where Anna Mae's connection to Busby Berkeley led to Vargas' work creating set designs and portraits during Hollywood's golden era.
Florenz Ziegfeld hired the great Bert Williams for the otherwise all-white Follies of 1910, inviting the audience to commiserate with a black man's misery in Williams's signature rendition of "Me and My Shadow.
Travis, who just turned 100 years old, sang and danced onstage at the New Amsterdam Theater, where she had performed more than 80 years before in a dazzling review created by one of the greatest showmen theater will ever know, Florenz Ziegfeld.
William Powell joins in to play the legendary Florenz Ziegfeld.
The site, which was rejected for landmark status in 1984, but is still being sought by some community groups, used to be a favorite eatery and watering hole for such notables as Diamond Jim Brady, Theodore Roosevelt, Florenz Ziegfeld, Enrico Caruso, H.
THE DAYS WE DANCED: THE STORY OF MY THEATRICAL FAMILY FROM FLORENZ ZIEGFELD TO ARTHUR MURRAY AND BEYOND
The great celebrities of the day came to visit: Will Rogers, Florenz Ziegfeld, New York's mayor Jimmy Walker.