chorus girl


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Synonyms for chorus girl

a woman who dances in a chorus line

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This is just one of a number of great set pieces including a biplane covered in chorus girls for Beautiful Girls and the glorious tap and slapstick of Moses Supposes.
Astaire's character faces a more daunting challenge later on when he tries to transform chorus girl from the Midwest (Judy Garland) into a sophisticated new dance partner to replace the sultry Ann Miller, who has decamped the act.
Born Shirley Schrift in Illinois, she worked as a chorus girl on Broadway before moving to Hollywood where she shared a flat with then unknown Marilyn Monroe.
Set in the 1930's aboard a luxury train traveling from Chicago to New York, Twentieth Century follows a self-absorbed Broadway producer as he aids a chorus girl to the heights of stardom, only to be left behind as her sparkling career takes off.
But despite telling pals he wants to get back with Suzanne and their baby son Corey, he has been wooing a sexy chorus girl from his new stage show.
Set on Broadway in 1933 during the Depression, the award-winning musical is about a chorus girl who becomes a leading lady.
The unwritten part of the chorus girl job description goes as follows: look the other way while management threatens to fire a 7-months-pregnant employee for not tucking in her untuckable shirt (you can now find her at Gounuet Garage); feign indifference when you get frisked on your way out the door for leftover baguettes that go in the dump moments after workers swipe out; embrace a brand of corporate downsizing that lays off pittance-an-hour workers while taking on more high-end "consultants," each of whom has his own definite and invaluable opinion about where the new cracker displays should be set up.
She also posed as, among many others, a patent medicine merchant (to bribe a powerful lobbyist), a charity hospital patient, a chorus girl and even a female job applicant at newspapers (where she was routinely patronized).
The teenagers simply revel in the story of the horribly disfigured Phantom's love for innocent Swedish chorus girl Christine Daae and his determination to make her an opera star, while terrorising the Paris Opera House.
On finding the beautiful yet snooty Kathy Selden, a chorus girl prone to jumping out of cakes with the voice of an angel, Lockwood tries to convince her to dub in for his co-star diva.
The opener focuses on Una Stubbs, 76, whose career began nearly 60 years ago as a chorus girl, before she starred in films including Summer Holiday and television shows such as Till Death Do Us Part.
A FORMER West End chorus girl has won a prestigious literary prize for her first novel.
It was, we announced, "a vital clue to the chorus girl who vanished".
Working her way up from waitress to chorus girl, despite the best efforts of rival Nikki (Bell) to sabotage her, she finally gets the chance to show off her singing talent and become the star of the show.
A tale of the chorus girl raised from the ranks to save the show, it is buoyed by some sharp lines and given added depth by the spectre of the Depression.