Entertainers

Sarah Vaughan
United States jazz singer noted for her complex bebop phrasing and scat singing (1924-1990)
 
Dame Myra Hess
English pianist (1890-1965)
 
John Lennon
English rock star and guitarist and songwriter who with Paul McCartney wrote most of the music for the Beatles (1940-1980)
 
Agnes George de Mille
United States dancer and choreographer who introduced formal dance to a wide audience (1905-1993)
 
Joseph Joachim
Hungarian violinist and composer (1831-1907)
 
geek
a carnival performer who does disgusting acts
 
Jessica Tandy
United States actress (born in England) who made many stage appearances, often with her husband Hume Cronyn (1909-1994)
 
Anna Pavlova
Russian ballerina (1882-1931)
 
carillonneur
a musician who plays a carillon
 
countertenor
a male singer with a voice above that of a tenor
 
comedienne
a female comedian
 
Joseph Francis Keaton
United States comedian and actor in silent films noted for his acrobatic skills and deadpan face (1895-1966)
 
James Cagney
United States film actor known for his portrayals of tough characters (1899-1986)
 
Helen Hayes
acclaimed actress of stage and screen (1900-1993)
 
performer
an entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
 
Mary Leontyne Price
United States operatic soprano (born 1927)
 
matinee idol
someone who is adored blindly and excessively
 
Tammy Wynetter Pugh
United States country singer (1942-1998)
 
jongleur
a singer of folk songs
 
cowboy
a performer who gives exhibitions of riding and roping and bulldogging
 
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