Ed Wynn's Carnival. Musical revue. Music by Ed Wynn
. Book by Ed Wynn. Lyrics by Ed Wynn. Musical Director: Antonio Bafunno. Music orchestrated by Stephen Jones and Frank Saddler. Featuring songs by Alfred Bryan, Alex Sullivan, Walter Donaldson, William Eckstein
, Chris Smith, Lou Handman, Ray Miller, Raymond Klages
, Billy ...
2 Print Biographies |
6 Portrayals |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
6' (1.83 m)
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[on performing in radio] If I go on the air I've got to have an audience. If I am to get 'raspberries' I want them immediately and not three weeks later, in the mail from Sioux City.
Worked as an on-stage assistant to W.C. Fields
as a youth. The story has it that Fields caught Wynn "mugging" for the audience during his "Pool Room" routine and knocked him unconscious with his pool cue. In later years he and Fields, both Ziegfeld stars at the time, sparked a well-publicized feud but eventually made up.
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