Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 1917

Opened: June 12, 1917

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Fun Facts About All 41 Broadway Theatres
by Nicole Rosky - May 11, 2019

What makes a Broadway theatre? Technically any venue with 500 seats or more, located along Broadway in New York City's Theatre District is a Broadway theatre, and the art that is produced in these special places is widely considered the highest form of theatrical entertainment in the world. Today, forty-one theatres are technically Broadway houses, each with their own rich history. Below, we're giving you the scoop on the life of every one of them!

Meet ELTC's Will Rogers at After-Show Q&A
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 6, 2017

For those who didn't have the opportunity to meet Tom Byrn, the actor portraying the title role in East Lynne Theater Company's 'Will Rogers' U.S.A.' at the after-show party at The Washington Inn, another chance is to be had on Friday, June 23 at an after-show Q&A.  It's a wonderful opportunity for patrons to ask the actor and the director such questions as how characters are created, what goes into selecting a season of plays, and where they have previously worked.   

East Lynne Theater Company to Launch Summer Season with WILL ROGERS' U.S.A.
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

The award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company is pleased to offer several evenings with Rogers, as portrayed by Tom Bryn, in 'Will Rogers' U.S.A.' This funny and smart show runs from June 14 through July 22, Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8:30 p.m.

Randy Rainbow, Ziegfeld Follies and More Slated for Birdland This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2016

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its January 2017 schedule, featuring The Marcus Roberts Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Quartet, Natalie Douglas, John Abercrombie Quartet,  Randy Rainbow, Danny Bacher, Nicolas King, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Scroll down for details!

13th Street Rep to Hold EDDIE CANTOR DAY, 11/24
by Sally Henry Fuller - Nov 23, 2014

Monday, November 24th will be "Eddie Cantor Day" at "One Night with Fanny Brice," the long-running musical play at the 13th Street Repertory Theater (50 W. 13th Street, NYC).

KING LEAR, FIDDLER & More Featured at New York Public Library for the Performing Arts in October
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 29, 2014

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts has just announced a slew of theatrical events for October, which will feature King Lear, Fiddler on the Roof, and much more. Check out the full list below!

Benjamin Sears's THE IRVING BERLIN READER Published by OUP this April
by James T Harding - Apr 11, 2012

Noted performer and music historian, Benjamin Sears has an unprecedented familiarity with both Irving Berlin's work and the writings about him, much of which he has brought together in the new, The Irving Berlin Reader, part of the Readers on American Music Series from Oxford University Press, available in stores on April 6, 2012.

Live Performance by Richard Dowling "Music Of Old New York" Held At MCNY 10/4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2010

A live performance by renowned pianist Richard Dowling at the Museum of the City of New York on Monday evening, October 4, at 6:30 p.m., will celebrate the optimistic spirit and energy of a period of great industrial and social change in America.

Live Performance by Richard Dowling "Music Of Old New York" Held At MCNY 10/4
by Gabrielle Sierra - Sep 23, 2010

A live performance by renowned pianist Richard Dowling at the Museum of the City of New York on Monday evening, October 4, at 6:30 p.m., will celebrate the optimistic spirit and energy of a period of great industrial and social change in America.

Doris Eaton Travis Memorial Service Set for 6/27 at Central Presbyterian Church
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

A memorial service has been announced for Doris Eaton Travis, the last of the Ziegfeld Follies girls, who died May 11 at the age of 106. The service will begin at 6PM on June 27 at the Central Presbyterian Church (64th and Park) in New York City.

Doris Eaton Travis Memorial Service Set for 6/27 at Central Presbyterian Church
by Nicolas Coburn - Jun 18, 2010

A memorial service has been announced for Doris Eaton Travis, the last of the Ziegfeld Follies girls, who died May 11 at the age of 106. The service will begin at 6PM on June 27 at the Central Presbyterian Church (64th and Park) in New York City.

Broadway To Dim Lights Tonight In Honor Of Doris Eaton Travis
by Gabrielle Sierra - May 12, 2010

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Doris Eaton Travis, who died yesterday at the age of 106. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory tonight, Wednesday, May 12th, at exactly 8:00pm for one minute.

Theatre Notables Sondheim, Ziegfield, Simon & More Amongst 'New York City 400'
by Robert Diamond - Sep 10, 2009

The NYC400 is the first-ever list of New York City's ultimate movers and shakers since the City's founding?from politics, the arts, business, sports, science, and entertainment.

Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

My Arabian Maid
Beautiful Garden of Girls
The Potato Bug
Hello, Dearie!
Just You and Me
Chu Chin Chow
Jealous Moon
Home Sweet Home
Unhappy
Because You're Just You
Can't You Hear Your Country Calling?
That's the Kind of Baby for Me
A Modern Maiden's Prayer
I'll Be Somewhere in France
Ziegfeld Follies Rag
Velvet Lady
Belly Dancer Travesty
Drunk Act
Father and Son
New York View
The Pool Game
Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 has had 2 productions including Broadway which opened in 1917 and Broadway which opened in 1917.
Best Choreography for Michael Bennet , Best Costume Design for Florence Klotz, Best Direction of a Musical for Harold Prince , Best Direction of a Musical for Michael Bennett Best Lighting Design for Tharon Musser and Best Scenic Design for Boris Aronson.
Best Choreography for Michael Bennet Best Costume Design for Florence Klotz Best Direction of a Musical for Harold Prince Best Direction of a Musical for Michael Bennett Best Lighting Design for Tharon Musser, Best Scenic Design for Boris Aronson, .

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