That show really got me interested in the theatre world. The fact that people could actually sing like that and all of the different special effects and scene changes were happening right in front of my eyes got me hooked. I am sure that is a similar story to many other peoples. Andrew Lloyd Webber changed the way the general public responded to live theatre. He had the world hooked on the beautiful melodies as well as the intriguing story lines.
Fosse’s roots in childhood formal dance training provided the framework of his career which helped land him jobs in local nightclubs and later Broadway musicals. Being the only male at his dance school had some effect on him but he learnt to get on with life, “I got a lot of jokes and got whistled at a lot. But I beat up a couple of the whistlers and the rest sort of tapered off after a while.” After years of hard labour and long hours Bob Fosse has had a lasting effect on the world. Bob Fosse’s style revolutionized the world of jazz. ‘Cabaret’ is a high profile movie that was directed by Bob Fosse in 1972.
Whenever there is a conversation about magic, one name always comes up and that name is Harry Houdini. Born Erik Weisz on March 24, 1874, in Budapest Hungary, Erik or better known by his stage name Harry Houdini is a renowned magician known for his escapes out of things you would think to be impossible, but to a man like Harry would be very easy. He was very dedicated to what he did and there's even one time when he escaped a fans Locked handcuffs and that took him almost an entire hour just to accomplish. If that doesn’t show how dedicated someone is to something they love, then I don’t know what does. He was also very inspirational being a Jew and being talked about positively and written about.
“The good ole days weren't as always good, and tomorrow ain’t as bad as it seems.” Billy Joel went from an average class worker to a well know piano player. He impacted pop music by focusing on his piano, won multiple Grammys and awards, was inducted into the Songwriters and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, making him one of the most influenced pop artists in the 20th century. Billy Joel started music since he was a little little boy. When he was 4 his dad made him start piano lessons, and the piano lesson kept going for 10 more years (Stambler, 1989). When Billy was younger he decided he liked boxing and music, but he liked music so much he wanted to start a career on music (Schlesinger, 2008).
Arbuckle’s success is an incredible story seeing how he was able to create a successful physical comedy career weighing so much. He was so successful that at the time he was considered one of the top actors in Hollywood. It is also amazing to see how quickly even back then a career could be destroyed by one accusation. The fact that he went to trial three times over a hung jury is an incredible and rare circumstance especially since his case was the talk of the country.
Harry Houdini was a magician that many people believed in. Houdini had escape tricks that many people had enjoyed such as his” famed hindoo Needle trick in which he appeared to swallow 40 needles then drew them from his mouth, threaded together. Another one of Houdini 's tricks was the one when he was in the prison yard and he had to escape from the hand and leg irons or steel locks can shackle me he would say and do I think that this goes with my claim because when i said that houdini was a great escape artist it means` that he is the greatest magician and he worked hard to go and achieve this magic ability that he so called the great escape artist Also harry houdini was the one who claimed that he can get out of any steel bars lockpicks
Terry Fox has brought hope, inspiration and change to countless amounts of lives. With his courageous and ambitious spirit, he single handedly started a revolution. His selfless deeds are still talked about to this day. A hero is defined as someone who is idolized by many because of a noble and outstanding achievements and that is exactly who Terry is. Terry Fox transformed the face of cancer with his big dreams and bigger actions.
He should be studied in all music classes because of his complex and amazing operas, and his new way of composing music. Over 100 years after his death, Richard Wagner still influences today’s music because of his unique ideas concerning harmonies and operatic structures. Wagner did not have the musical childhood that most composers had. He was born in Leipzig, Germany, on May 22, 1813. We are not quite sure who his real father is; his mother remarried a year after he was born.
On January 8th, 1935 one of the greatest influences to pop and country was born. Elvis Aaron Presley changed the way people heard and saw music through his songs and the way he performed them. Elvis’ music was stunning, he had eighteen American No. 1s and hundreds of gold records from around the world. He brought a way of performing that people had never experienced before, he was electrifying when he performed on stage.
Even though the characters as kids were so young, they were able to personify the book characters. Harry Potter and his friends has gained more experience every time they played their role in the movie. The main villain of the Harry Potter movies is Lord Voldemort who was played by Ralph Fiennes. Lord Voldemort is a wizard who was considered a dangerous and evil character in the Harry Potter movies. The last battle between Harry Potter and Voldemort where Voldemort was killed by Harry with an
Tommy was amazing to work with not only because of his immense talent, but also because of his spirit and love of life as well as his love for theatre. This attitude would make him widely popular in the industry. From this point on, Tune got offered one job after the other. John Simon, a drama critic said he was "as long on talent as on legs", which would prove to be true in the years to come. After his Broadway debut in Baker Street, Tune’s career took of and didn’t ever seem to slow down.