Entertainers

Edmund Kean
English actor noted for his portrayals of Shakespeare's great tragic characters (1789-1833)
 
Alfred Lunt
United States actor who performed with his wife Lynn Fontanne in many stage productions (1893-1977)
 
Asa Yoelson
United States singer (born in Russia) who appeared in the first full-length talking film (1886-1950)
 
Peter Seamus O'Toole
British actor (born in Ireland in 1932)
 
Paul Leonard Newman
United States film actor (born in 1925)
 
Baron Olivier of Birghton
English actor best know for his Shakespearean roles (1907-1989)
 
Virginia Katherine McMath
United States dancer and film actress who partnered with Fred Astaire (1911-1995)
 
jazz musician
a musician who plays or composes jazz music
 
Marie Dolores Eliza Rosanna Gilbert
Irish dancer (1818-1861)
 
Peter Seeger
United States folk singer who was largely responsible for the interest in folk music in the 1960s (born in 1919)
 
reenactor
a person who enacts a role in an event that occurred earlier
 
lampooner
mimics literary or musical style for comic effect
 
Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky
Russian actor and theater director who trained his actors to emphasize the psychological motivation of their roles (1863-1938)
 
Anna Pavlova
Russian ballerina (1882-1931)
 
Dino Paul Crocetti
United States singer (1917-1995)
 
Lionel Hampton
United States musician who was the first to use the vibraphone as a jazz instrument (1913-2002)
 
caroler
a singer of carols
 
Douglas Elton Fairbanks
United States film actor noted for his swashbuckling roles (1883-1939)
 
trouper
an actor who travels around the country presenting plays
 
guitarist
a musician who plays the guitar
 
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