Fanny Brice (October 29, 1891 – May 29, 1951) was a popular and influential American illustrated song model, comedian, singer, theater and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances and is known as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in the musical Funny Girl and its 1968 film adaptation.
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... sketch comedy for many Hollywood stars, including Fred Allen, Talullah Bankhead, Charles Boyer, Fanny Brice, George Burns and Gracie Allen, James Cagney ... son-in-law of the renowned comedienne and musical star, Fanny Brice ... radio program, The Baby Snooks Show, which starred Fanny Brice as a wise-beyond-her-years little girl who constantly drove her daddy crazy ...
... Brice, Eddie Ryan and People "I'm the Greatest Star" – Fanny Brice "Cornet Man" – Fanny Brice, Snub Taylor and Keeney Chorus "Who Taught Her Everything?" – Mrs ... Brice and Eddie Ryan "His Love Makes Me Beautiful" – Ziegfeld Tenor, Ziegfeld Girls and Fanny Brice "I Want to Be Seen With You Tonight" – Nick Arnstein and Fanny Brice "Henry ... Brice and Eddie Ryan "Rat-Tat-Tat-Tat" – Ziegfeld Company and Fanny Brice "Who Are You Now?" – Fanny Brice "The Music That Makes Me Dance" – Fanny Brice "Don't Rain ...
... My Man" 79 – – 17 ... – – 1922 Fanny Brice hit "He Touched Me" 53 – – – 2 – – From the musical Drat! The Cat 1966 "Second Hand Rose" 14. 5 ... Rather Be Blue over You (Than Happy With Somebody Else)" – – – – 19 – – 1929 Fanny Brice hit "Funny Girl" – – – – 25 ...
... Two children were born of the Brice-Arnstein marriage ... of New York (SUNY at Stony Brook) formerly had a Fannie Brice Theatre, a small 75-seat venue which has been used for a variety of performances over the years, including a 1988 ... Mexican comedienne Maria Elena Saldana was influenced by Brice, and would create a character similar to Brice's Baby Snooks, La Guereja ...
... (published by Drama Source), Song-and-Dance Kids, and One Night with Fanny Brice ... (The cast album of One Night with Fanny Brice was released in September 2010 by Original Cast Records) ... After several regional productions, One Night With Fanny Brice was produced Off-Broadway in New York at St ...
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“Being a funny person does an awful lot of things to you. You feel that you mustnt get serious with people. They dont expect it from you, and they dont want to see it. Youre not entitled to be serious, youre a clown, and they only want you to make them laugh.”
—Fanny Brice (18911951)
“Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later, if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you?”
—Fanny Brice (18911951)
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Were drinking tea from a Grecian Urn long after
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Ethereal passion: I know it by your laughter!”
—Allen Tate (18991979)