This is a response I was sent by someone... I hope some of this helps...
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1947 USA The GLAMOR "Icers" and IceSQUIRES Produced & directed by George D. Tyson Group choreography & staging Marie Carr Costumes by Billy Livingston Stage Mgr. Bobby Johnson
Ensemble numbers: It's A Good Day, Dance of the Penguins, Waltzing in the Moonlight, In a Persian Market, Showboat Tonight, Gypsy Caravan and Let's Take a Holiday.
Principals: Murray Galbraith & Dorothy Goos, Betty Atkinson & Charles Hain, Frank Sawyers & Karen, Ted Meza, Kay Farrelli, Peggy Fahy, Bill Hiser, Loismarie Goeller, Fred Holly & Bob Day, Tony LeMac, Norman Sullivan, Bill Parker and Leo Freisinger.
Chorus: Joyce Burch, Frances Bruno, Lilyan Cunice, Mickey Folger, Joan Kay, Flo LaBrecque, Elverda Lohr, Dolores McCarter, Martha Olb, Doris Rice, Kari Rodgers, Shirley Savanna, Marie Vimr, Sybil Winters, Dorothy Yates, Edna Mae Cox, May Freisinger, Shirley Larson, Anita Cote, Jean Kay, Lucille Miller, Betty Green, Sally Ludwig, Ann Schmidt, Joe LeMac, Boyd Moore, Charles Ward, Jan van Ormer, Kenny Phelps, Jerry Smith, Jack Rose, Bob Johnson, Preston Lee, Glen McElhoe, Peter Carver and Paul Andre.
You may tell this person there are certainly no videos from that era. I bet tv still had to be invented in 1947. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
I highly doubt you will find videos of that era... sorry... unless you can connect with someone who had an 8mm camera and happened to take some.
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