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LeRoy Prinz (1895–1983)

Le Roy Prinz started his career after running away from a boarding school. He came to France prior to WWI, where he earned his money dancing in night clubs. After the outbreak of war he became pilot. He was shot down 15 times, after that he fought in Nicaragua, until US forces came. Then he decided he'd pressed his luck, having enough with ... See full bio »

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The Ten Commandments
The Ten Commandments Miscellaneous Crew
Yankee Doodle Dandy
Yankee Doodle Dandy Miscellaneous Crew
South Pacific
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 1958 South Pacific (choreographed by: Boar's Tooth Ceremonial Number)
 1957 Sayonara (supervisor: Matsubayashi Girls Revue Numbers - as Leroy Prinz)
 1957 The Helen Morgan Story (choreographer)
 1956 The Ten Commandments (choreographer - as Leroy Prinz)
 1954 Lucky Me (choreographer)
 1953 The Eddie Cantor Story (choreographer)
 1953 So This Is Love (choreographer)
 1953 The Desert Song (choreographer)
 1953 She's Back on Broadway (numbers staged and directed by)
 1952 The Jazz Singer (choreographer)
 1952 April in Paris (numbers staged and directed by)
 1952 Stop, You're Killing Me (choreographer - uncredited)
 1952 About Face (choreographer)
 1951 I'll See You in My Dreams (musical numbers staged and directed by)
 1951 Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (numbers staged and directed by)
 1951 Lullaby of Broadway (choreographer)
 1950 The West Point Story (choreographer)
 1950 Tea for Two (choreographer - uncredited)
 1950 The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (numbers staged and directed by)
 1949 It's a Great Feeling (musical number staged and directed by)
 1949 Look for the Silver Lining (choreographer)
 1949 My Dream Is Yours (choreographer)
 1948 One Sunday Afternoon (choreographer)
 1948 Two Guys from Texas (choreographer)
 1948 April Showers (choreographer)
 1947 Escape Me Never (choreographer: ballet sequence)
 1946 The Time, the Place and the Girl (choreographer)
 1946 Night and Day (dance numbers created and directed by)
 1945 San Antonio (choreographer - uncredited)
 1945 Rhapsody in Blue (dance director)
 1943 The Desert Song (choreographer)
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars (dance numbers created and staged by - as Leroy Prinz)
 1943 This Is the Army (production number stager - as Leroy Prinz)
 1943 Mission to Moscow (ballet stager - as Leroy Prinz)
 1943 The Hard Way (director: dance numbers - as Leroy Prinz) / (stager: dance numbers - as Leroy Prinz)
 1942 Yankee Doodle Dandy (dance numbers staged and directed by - as Leroy Prinz)
 1941 Fiesta (choreographer)
 1941 Aloma of the South Seas (stager: musical numbers)
 1941 Time Out for Rhythm (choreographer)
 1941 Las Vegas Nights (musical numbers staged by)
 1941 You're the One (choreographer)
 1940 Dancing on a Dime (numbers stager)
 1940 Buck Benny Rides Again (other dance numbers staged by)
 1940 Road to Singapore (dances stager - as Le Roy Prinz)
 1940 Remember the Night (dance director - uncredited)
 1939 The Great Victor Herbert (choreographer)
 1939 The Magnificent Fraud (choreographer)
 1939 Man About Town (choreographer)
 1939 St. Louis Blues (choreographer)
 1939 Paris Honeymoon (dance director)
 1938 Artists and Models Abroad (choreographer)
 1938 Give Me a Sailor (choreographer)
 1938 Tropic Holiday (choreographer)
 1938 College Swing (dance director)
 1938 Romance in the Dark (dances stager)
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938 (dances staged by)
 1937 Every Day's a Holiday (choreographer)
 1937 Thrill of a Lifetime (choreographer)
 1937 This Way Please (choreographer)
 1937 Double or Nothing (choreographer)
 1937 Artists & Models (musical numbers staged by)
 1937 High, Wide, and Handsome (choreographer)
 1937 Mountain Music (choreographer)
 1937 Turn Off the Moon (choreographer)
 1937 Waikiki Wedding (choreographer)
 1937 Swing High, Swing Low (dance effects - uncredited)
 1937 Champagne Waltz (dance stager)
 1936 College Holiday (choreographer)
 1936 The Big Broadcast of 1937 (choreographer)
 1936 Show Boat (dance numbers staged by - as Leroy Prinz)
 1936 Anything Goes (choreographer)
 1936 Collegiate (choreographer)
 1936 Rose of the Rancho (stager: dance ensembles)
 1935 Coronado (dances stager)
 1935 The Big Broadcast of 1936 (stager: dance ensembles)
 1935 Stolen Harmony (choreographer)
 1935 All the King's Horses (choreographer)
 1935 Rumba (choreographer)
 1935 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (choreographer - uncredited)
 1934 College Rhythm (dance director - as LeRoy J. Prinz)
 1934 Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (dance director - uncredited)
 1934 Murder at the Vanities (dance numbers)
 1934 We're Not Dressing (specialty numbers - uncredited)
 1934 Come On, Marines! (choreographer)
 1934 Bolero (choreographer)
 1934 Search for Beauty (choreographer - uncredited)
 1933 Alice in Wonderland (pageantry - uncredited)
 1933 Too Much Harmony (choreographer) / (dance ensembles)
 1933 Hollywood Premiere (Short) (choreographer)
 1930 Madam Satan (dance director - as Le Roy Prinz)
 1929 Innocents of Paris (choreographer)
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Alternate Names:

Le Roy Prinz | LeRoy J. Prinz | Leroy Prinz

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He choreographed two film versions of the same musical--The Desert Song (1943) and The Desert Song (1953)--and in both films the music was supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf. See more »

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