(presenter - as Florenz Ziegfeld)
(producer: musical comedy - as Florenz Ziegfeld)
(producer: stage play - uncredited)
(producer: stage play - as Florenz Ziegfeld)
(producer - as Florenz Ziegfeld)
The Great Ziegfeld
(acknowledgment: Suggested by Romances and Incidents in the life of America's Greatest Showman)
(TV Series documentary)
Higgledy-Piggledy. Music by Maurice Levi
. Book by Edgar Smith. Lyrics by Edgar Smith
. Choreographed by Sam Marion. Scenic Design by John H. Young and Ernest Albert. Directed by George F. Marion
. Weber and Fields' Broadway Music Hall: 20 Oct 1904- 25 Mar 1905 (185 performances). Cast: Aimee Angeles, Robert Austin, Iva Barbier, ...
2 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
13 Portrayals |
Did You Know?
[1925, explaining what he looked for in a "Ziegfeld Girl"] Beauty, of course, is the most important requirement and the paramount asset of the applicant. When I say that, I mean beauty of face, form, charm and manner, personal magnetism, individuality, grace and poise. These are details that must always be settled before the applicant has demonstrated her ability either to sing or dance. It is ...
In 1927 he produced what is considered his greatest artistic achievement--the original Broadway production of "Show Boat". Although he recognized its artistic value, he was terrified that it would fail because of its unusually dramatic storyline. According to an eyewitness, on opening night the audience barely applauded. It was not because they disliked the show. It was because they were so taken...