Phineas Taylor Barnum


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United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)

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THE GREATEST SHOWMAN 15 ROLL up and rock out for director Michael Gracey's hyperkinetic, footstomping musical based on the topsyturvy life of circus impresario Phineas Taylor Barnum.
ROLL up and rock out for director Michael Gracey's hyperkinetic, foot-stomping musical based on the topsyturvy life of circus impresario and master of shameless self-promotion, Phineas Taylor Barnum.
Phineas Taylor Barnum is a figure frequently invoked but rarely understood.
PHINEAS TAYLOR BARNUM, of circus fame, was supposed to have said: "There's a sucker born every minute.
A small notice, appearing in The Times (London), announced the purchase of an elephant by Phineas Taylor Barnum, the famous American circus proprietor and self-professed humbug, for the enormous sum of [pounds sterling]40,000.
Dave Hayward recovered from a fractured ankle early in rehearsals to star in this Cy Coleman musical about one of America's great characters - Phineas Taylor Barnum.