An illustrated Lecture by Marty Schneit.
Please join for this delightful virtual event and Q & A.
Monday, August 24, 2020 - 7pm-8:30pm. (Join 10-15 minutes prior, Room will be locked at 7pm)
Virtual Private Zoom Room
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The Ziegfeld Follies ran from 1907 to 1931. Florenz Ziegfeld glorified the American Girl and made her a symbol of the modern independent woman. Florenz Ziegfeld was instrumental in bringing women to the center of society. The Ziegfeld Girl became an American Institution. Marty will talk about the following individuals: Irving Berlin, AnnaHeld, Justine Johnston, Ann Pennington, Peggy Hopkins Joyce, Fanny Brice, Joseph Urban and Ruth Etting. The following songs will be a part of the lecture: My Man, A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody, and Love Me or Leave Me.