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The Wizard of Oz
(choreographer: scarecrow's dance - deleted from final print, uncredited)
(numbers created and directed by)
(Short) (choreographer - uncredited)
(creator: dances and ensembles) / (stager: dances and ensembles)
(dances staged by)
(dances and ensembles staged by)
Produced / directed "The Street Singer" on Broadway. Musical comedy. Music by John Gilbert, Nicholas Kempner and Sammy Timberg
. Book by Cyrus Wood
and Edgar Smith
. Lyrics by Graham John. Featuring songs by Richard Meyers. Featuring songs with lyrics by Edward Eliscu
. Musical Director: Pierre De Reeder. Shubert Theatre (moved to...
5 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
6 Articles |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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In an era of breadlines, depression and wars, I tried to help people get away from all the misery . . . to turn their minds to something else. I wanted to make people happy, if only for an hour.
The Gumm Sisters appeared during the 1934 Chicago World's Fair Exposition midway and at the Chicago Oriental Theater. Frances Gumm, , age 12, was featured as a solo act, a single entertainer on an eastern Vaudeville circuit with headliner George Jessel
acting as an emcee. Jessel encouraged their mother Ethel to choose a more appealing name after "Gumm" was met with laughter from the audience. ...