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Charles Frohman

(1860—1915)

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Frohman, Charles

Frohman, Charles (1860–1915)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Theatre (3 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
562 words

The youngest of three brothers who made names for themselves in the theatrical arena, he was born in Sandusky, Ohio,

Frohman, Charles

Frohman, Charles   Reference library

The Companion to Theatre and Performance

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
198 words

(1860–1915)

American *manager. After a series of show business jobs, Frohman and his brothers Daniel and Gustave took over Steele ...

Frohman, Charles

Frohman, Charles   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Performing arts, Music
Length:
256 words
(1860–1915). Stage producer and manager. A much-admired and respected presenter of theatre on both sides of the Atlantic, the enterprising producer offered Broadway thirty ... More
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Frohman, Charles (17 June 1860)   Reference library

The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
209 words

(b. 1854/5?; d. New York, 16 Aug. 1930)

Three brothers born at Sandusky, Ohio, who

Frohman, Charles

Frohman, Charles   Reference library

The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
247 words
(1860–1915), American manager, who like his brothers Daniel and Gustave (below) inherited a passion for the theatre. From selling souvenirs and programmes he graduated to various ... More
Frohman, Charles

Frohman, Charles   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Literature (6 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Literature
Length:
48 words

(1860–1915),

New York theatrical manager, head of the theatrical trust of the 1890s, extended his operations to London after ...

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Frohman Charles   Reference library

The Encyclopedia of Popular Music (4 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Music
Length:
224 words
b. 17 June 1860, Sandusky, Ohio, USA, d. 7 May 1915, Atlantic Ocean. Intent on a life in the theatre, Frohman took many menial backstage jobs as he learned his trade. He was still only in ... More

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