Entertainers

Maria Tallchief
United States ballerina who promoted American ballet through tours and television appearances (born in 1925)
 
Cornelia Otis Skinner
United States actress noted for her one-woman shows (1901-1979)
 
Virginia Katherine McMath
United States dancer and film actress who partnered with Fred Astaire (1911-1995)
 
fool
a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages
 
tenor saxophonist
a musician who plays the tenor saxophone
 
escape expert
an entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping
 
Lee Yuen Kam
United States actor who was an expert in kung fu and starred in martial arts films (1941-1973)
 
timpanist
a person who plays the kettledrums
 
Leslie Townes Hope
United States comedian (born in England) who appeared in films with Bing Crosby (1903-2003)
 
peeler
a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music
 
Stephen Butler Leacock
Canadian economist best remembered for his humorous writings (1869-1944)
 
Anna Amalia Mercouri
Greek film actress (1925-1994)
 
joker
a person who enjoys telling or playing jokes
 
Shirley Temple Black
popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)
 
ham actor
an unskilled actor who overacts
 
ironist
a humorist who uses ridicule and irony and sarcasm
 
Manuel de Falla
Spanish composer and pianist (1876-1946)
 
plant
an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience
 
Sidney Poitier
United States film actor and director (born in 1927)
 
Anna Pavlova
Russian ballerina (1882-1931)
 
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