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[Romney Brent, Edith Meiser and Philip Loeb as the "Tennis Champs" in Garrick Gaieties]

Image ID: ps_the_cd93_1414

[Romney Brent, Edith Meiser and Philip Loeb as the "Tennis Champs" in Garrick Gaieties] (1926)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Romney Brent, Edith Meiser and Philip Loeb as the "Tennis Champs" in Garrick Gaieties]

Creator

: Duryea, Drix -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1926

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph : b&w ; 35 x 26 cm.

Notes

: Embossed on recto: Drix Duryea, N.Y. Note 2.) Photograph by Drix Duryea. Note 3.) Possibly a spoof on Nijinsky's dance, Jeux. Note 4.) Richard Rodgers project. Note 5.) Rodgers and Hart.

Production Notes

: Opened at the Garrick Theater June 8, 1925 and ran for 211 performances. The 1925 Gaities were so successful that a second production was opened the following year with an almost identical cast. Opening night credits: Music: Richard Rodgers; Lyrics: Lorenz Hart; Sketches: Miscellaneous Writers; Producer: Theater Guild; Director: Philip Loeb; Cast: Sterling Holloway, Romney Brent, Betty Starbuck, Libby Holman, June Cochrane, Philip Loeb, Sanf ....
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Source

: Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file / Productions / Garrick Gaieties (Revue)

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T PHO C

Digital ID

: ps_the_cd93_1414

Record ID

: 1772415

Digital Item Published

: 4-24-2010; updated 4-11-2012

Rights Notice

: Copyright Drix Duryea.

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