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Bob Fosse

(1927—1987)

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Fosse, Bob

Fosse, Bob (23 June 1927)   Reference library

The International Encyclopedia of Dance

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2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Dance, Music
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575 words

(Robert Louis Fosse; born 23 June 1927 in Chicago, died 23 September 1987 in Washington, D.C.), American actor, ...

Fosse, [Robert Louis] Bob

Fosse, [Robert Louis] Bob (1927–1987)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

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2009
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Performing arts, Music
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(1927–1987). ...

Stage, film, and television choreographer, director, and dancer. A celebrated artist who found success in all

Fosse, Bob

Fosse, Bob (23 Jun. 1927)   Quick reference

The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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2010
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Performing arts, Dance, Music
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US dancer, choreographer, and producer. The son of vaudeville performers he danced in burlesque from the age of 13 and performed as the opening act of striptease shows at 17. In ...

Fosse, Bob

Fosse, Bob (23 June 1927)   Reference library

The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

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2010
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Performing arts, Theatre
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192 words

(b. Chicago, 23 June 1927; d. Washington, 23 Sept. 1987) ...

Choreographer and director. Fosse began

Fosse, Bob

Fosse, Bob   Reference library

The Companion to Theatre and Performance

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2010
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Performing arts, Theatre
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184 words
(1927–87) ... American choreographer, director, and dancer. Fosse's choreography exuded a slouching sexuality; his *dances, precise to the raise of an eyebrow or the tip of a ... More
Fosse, Bob

Fosse, Bob   Reference library

Eric Weitz

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

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2005
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Performing arts, Theatre
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184 words
(1927–87) ... American choreographer, director, and dancer. Fosse's choreography exuded a slouching sexuality; his dances, precise to the raise of an eyebrow or the tip of a hat, ... More
Fosse Bob

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Encyclopedia of Popular Music (4 ed.)

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2009
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Music
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847 words

b. Robert Louis Fosse, 23 June 1927, Chicago, Illinois, USA, d. 23 September 1987, Washington, DC, USA. A director, choreographer, ...

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