A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from December 04, 2022
Chorus Girl

Entry in progress—BP
   
Wiktionary: chorus girl
Alternative forms
chorus-girl, chorusgirl
Noun
chorus girl
(plural chorus girls)
1. A female chorus line dancer.
Synonyms
chorine

 
(Oxford English Dictionary)
chorus-girl  n. a young woman who sings or dances in the chorus of an opera, musical comedy, or revue.
1894   Mrs. H. Ward Marcella I. i. vi. 100   A certain little chorus girl came upon the scene and served to make both money and repentance scarcer even than they were before.
1907   Daily Chron. 21 Oct. 3/2   Elizabeth’s two thoroughly vulgar chorus-girl friends.
 
Wikipedia: The Chorus Girl
“The Chorus Girl” (Russian: Хористка, romanized: Khoristka) is an 1886 short story by Anton Chekhov.
     
OCLC WorldCat record
One of the theatre mob : an uninitiated chorus girl’s experience in Paul Kauvar, or, Anarchy
Authors:Hattie Conover, Standard Theatre (N.Y.)
Print Book, English, [1888]
Publisher:[Standard Theatre], [New York], [1888]
   
OCLC WorldCat record
Two chorus girls : and other stories
Author:Hamilton Clarke
Print Book, English, 1888
Publisher:Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & Co., London, 1888
   
OCLC WorldCat record
My little chorus girl : song and chorus
Author:Nellie Burt (Composer)
Downloadable Musical Score, English, 1897
Publisher:Howley, Haviland & Co., New York, 1897
   
OCLC WorldCat record
The Chorus Girl; or, Knights of the Garter. A Farcical Operetta, libretto by E. Cook. Vocal Gems
Author:Charles Frederick Dennée
Musical Score, Undefined, (1898.)
Publisher:White-Smith Music Publishing Co, Boston, etc, (1898.)
   
OCLC WorldCat record
Confessions of a chorus girl
Author:Madge Merton
Print Book, English, [©1903]
Publisher:Grafton Press, New York, [©1903]
 
OCLC WorldCat record
Conversations of a chorus girl
Authors:Roy L. McCardell, Gene Carr (Illustrator), Street & Smith (Publisher)
eBook, English, ©1903
Edition:View all formats and editions
Publisher:Street & Smith, New York, ©1903
 
OCLC WorldCat record
Chorus girls I have known : forty types of the merry, merry, and one that don’t belong
Author:Frank Deshon
Print Book, English, ©1905
Publisher:J.S. Ogilvie, New York, ©1905

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityMusic/Dance/Theatre/Film/Circus • Sunday, December 04, 2022 • Permalink


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