Silent Comedy Stars on Broadway INFO / LINKS / IMAGES

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Silent Comedy Stars on Broadway INFO / LINKS / IMAGES

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Inspired by the book Silent Film Stars on the Stages of Seattle : A History of Performances by Hollywood Notables,
this is an image/info thread dedicated to Silent Comedians on Broadway
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Lupino Lane on Broadway

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Fred Mace; Donald MacBride on Broadway

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Harry Langdon on Broadway

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JIM JAM JEMS (1920-1921)
October 5, 1920 (with Joe E Brown, Ned Sparks, Frank Fay)
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Pitts;Tincher;Errol,Sterling;Ralston;Rooney;Gribbon;Kolb

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ZASU PITTS on Broadway
Ramshackle Inn (1944)
(Broadway/Tour cast: Mary Barthelmess & Nancy Davis Reagan)
The Bat (1953)

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FAY TINCHER on Broadway
The Sho-gun (1904-1905)
Twiddle-Twaddle (1906)
Hip! Hip! Hooray! (1907)
The-Merry-Go-Round (1908)
Hokey-pokey / Bunty, Bulls and Strings (1912)

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Fioretta (1929)
Yours Truly (1928)
Yours Truly (1927)
Louie the 14th (1925)
Sally (1923)
The Blue Kitten (1922)
Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic (1921- 1922)
Snapshots of 1921 (1921)
Princess Virtue (1921)
Sally (1920-1922)
Hitchy-Koo (1918) (1918)
Words and Music (1917-1918)
Hitchy-Koo (1917) (1917)
Dance and Grow Thin (1917)
The Century Girl (1916-1917)
Ziegfeld Follies of 1915 (1915)
Ziegfeld Follies of 1914 (1914)
Ziegfeld Follies of 1913 (1913)
Ziegfeld Follies of 1912 (1912)
A Winsome Widow (1912) (Mae West also in cast)
Ziegfeld Follies of 1911 (1911)

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FORD STERLING ON BROADWAY
King Casey (1907)
Breaking Into Society (1905-1906)
A Woman's Pity (1905)


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JOBYNA RALSTON on Broadway
Two Little Girls in Blue (1921)

Cast in this show with Olin Howland
(after whose sister she was named) ;
discovered in this show, for films, by Max Linder.
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Oh, and lyricist in this show, Ira Gershwin .


MICKEY ROONEY ON BROADWAY
The Will Rogers Follies (Cast Replacement)
Sugar Babies (1979-1982)

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KOLB & DILL on BROADWAY
Lonesome Town (1908) (Their Only Broadway Show)
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Kolb is recalled for his distinguished solo talkie career,
but the team made eight silent comedies-seven in the'teens.
The one we really want to see is :
Two Flaming Youths (1927) ------Directed by John Waters
Writing credits John W. Conway Donald Davis Percy Heath Herman J. Mankiewicz
Grover Jones Julien Josephson Norman Z. McLeod Eddie Moran Gilbert Pratt
Cast ------W.C. Fields ------Chester Conklin ------Mary Brian ------Jack Luden ------George Irving ------Cissy Fitzgerald ------James Quinn
Jack Pearl & Ben Bard ------Chester Morton ------Clarence Kolb & Max Dill ------Anna Magruder ------George Moran & Charles Mack
Bobby Clark & Paul McCullough ------Lee W. Parker ------Billy Platt ------Stanley Rogers ------John Seresheff ------Joe Weber & Lew Fields
John Aasen------Phil Baker & Sid Silvers ------Wallace Beery & Raymond Hatton ------Bert Savoy & Jay Brennan ------
Rosetta Duncan & Vivian Duncan------Benny & McNulty


HARRY GRIBBON (Your Show's Doomed If They Misspell Your Name)
Meet a Body (Oct 16, 1944 - Nov 04, 1944)
Mr. Big (Sep 30, 1941 - Oct 04, 1941)
Arsenic and Old Lace (Jan 10, 1941 - Jun 17, 1944) (Teddy Brewster - Replacement)
Delicate Story (Dec 04, 1940 - Dec 28, 1940 )
Alley Cat (Sep 17, 1934 - Sep 1934)
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John Bunny; Roscoe Arbuckle on Broadway

Unread post by JFK » Thu May 23, 2013 5:04 am

JOHN BUNNY on Broadway
The Cheater (1910)
Old Dutch (1910)
Fluffy Ruffles (1908)
Tom Jones (1907-1908)
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1906)
The Embarrassment of Riches (1906)
Easy Dawson (1905)
The Proud Laird (1905)
Way Down East (1903)
The Weather Hen (1900)
Aunt Hannah (1900)


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ROSCOE ARBUCKLE on Broadway
Baby Mine (1927)
This show - does anyone have any images? - also featured
the future Maltese Falcon co-stars Humphrey Bogart and Lee Patrick
(for whom Arbuckle could have been an interesting Kasper Gutman).
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El Brendel on Broadway

Unread post by LouieD » Thu May 23, 2013 8:51 am

The Mimic World (1921)
Cinderella On Broadway (1920)
Spice of 1922 (1922)

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