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Cissie Loftus

Justin H. McCarthy

Cissie Loftus

an appreciation.

by Justin H. McCarthy

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Published by R.H. Russell in New York .
Written in

  • Loftus, Cissie, b. 1876.,
  • Actors -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Published anonymously. Written by Justin H. McCarthy.

    LC ClassificationsPN2598.L6 M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p., [9] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6673826M
    LC Control Number25002038

    found: Cissie Loftus, t.p. (Cissie Loftus) p. 5 (actress/singer, daughter of singer Marie Loftus) found: Wikipedia, (Cecilia "Cissie" or "Cissy" Loftus; b, 22 October ; d. 12 July in New York City; a Scottish actress, singer, mimic, vaudevillian and music hall performer in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Doctors' Wives is a American pre-Code romantic drama film made by Fox Film Corporation, directed by Frank film stars Warner Baxter and Joan screenplay was written by Maurine Dallas Watkins, based on a novel by Henry and Sylvia Lieferant.. Cast. Warner Baxter as Dr. Judson Penning; Joan Bennett as Nina Wyndram; Victor Varconi as Dr. Kane Ruyter.

    McCARTHY, Justin Huntly, a dramatist and author of an Outline of Irish History, England under Gladstone, Hafiz in London: and the plays, The Candidate, My Friend the Prince, If I were King. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    although most of the case studies discussed in Hindson’s book also appear in film – Yvette Guilbert, Loı¨e Fuller, Letty Lind, Cissie Loftus, and Maud Allan were all involved in the nascent industry – Hindson makes no mention of this. How do we position a crossover figure like Bernhardt, who was at once a popular actress.   But with her grave insouciance, Miss Cissie Loftus had much of the reserve that is one of the factors of feminine perfection, and to most comes only, as I have said, with artifice. Her features played very, very slightly. And in truth, this may have been one of the reasons of her great success.

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Cecilia "Cissie" Loftus (born this day in ) was daughter of the equally famous music hall star Marie Loftus. She joined her mother onstage in her teens and was unique in her constant shifting back and forth among music hall, vaudeville, legit theatre and musical comedy.

Like late Rome, she had two capitals: London and. Marie Loftus (24 November – 7 December ) was a British music hall entertainer of the late Victorian era often billed as "The Sarah Bernhardt of the Music Halls" and "The Hibernian Hebe".

She became one of the leading stars of music hall from the s to World War I. Born in Glasgow in Scotland in to Irish parents, her early years were spent living near to the Scotia Music. Loftus, Cissie (b. ) (Composer) Loftus, Cissie (b. ) (Lyricist) Collection. American popular songs. Sheet music, Dates / Origin Date Issued: Place: New York Publisher: Weber, Fields & Stromberg Library locations Music Division Topics Songs Courtship-- Interpersonal conflict Genres Scores Notes.

SOUTHAMPTON SEES AMERICAN ART SHOW; Tea Opens Exhibition of Work of More Than Fifty Artists in Parrish Memorial Hall. EXHIBIT LASTS UNTIL SEPT. 5 Cissie Loftus and Marion Kerby to Perform Today in. Her daughter Cissie Loftus () would prove just as famous.

To find out more about these variety artists and the history of vaudeville, consult No Applause, Just Throw Money: The Book That Made Vaudeville Famous, available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and wherever nutty books. BENEFIT IS GIVEN AT SOUTHAMPTON; Recital by Cissie Loftus and Marion Kerby Is Held to Aid Soldiers and Sailors' Club.

DINNER FOR ENTERTAINERS Mr. and Mrs. Francis Rogers Are Hosts -. IN THE THEATRICAL WORLD; Cissie Loftus Withdraws from the Weber & Fields Company.

COMPLAINS ABOUT HER PART Insists on Breaking Her Contract, Possibly Owing to the Engagement of. LONDON, Nov. Cissle Loftus actress, whose power of humorous impersonation made her famous in America as well as in England, was today at the Marlborough Street Police Court placed under.

Featuring songs with lyrics by James Weldon Johnson, Cissie Loftus and Bob Cole. Directed by Louis Harrison. Directed by Louis Harrison. Bijou Theatre (moved to The Grand Opera House 25 Mar close): 10 Dec Mar (closing date unknown/46 performances).

Cissy Loftus. Collection. Cigarette cards. Character sketches. Library locations George Arents Collection Shelf locator: Arents Cigarette Cards Topics Actors Entertainers Genres Cigarette cards Trade cards Notes Content: Adkin & Sons' Cigarettes - England.

Citation/reference: Cartophilic reference books, A A. Type of Resource Still image. Excelsior Springs Golf Course opened in October, with the completion of an hole championship course. The club briefly expanded to 36 holes in the late ’s, but the Great Depression returned the club to the original 18 holes that are still in place today.

This Championship yard was designed by renowned [ ]. IN THE THEATRICAL WORLD; A Drama of Jewish Life Opens the Broadway Theatre. THE GHETTO" DECLAMATORY It Is Very Well Acted -- Cissie Loftus to Act Roxane with Mansfield -. One of hundreds of thousands of free digital items from The New York Public Library.

Additional music by William J. Accooe, William Jefferson and Cecilia Loftus [credited as Cissie Loftus]. Additional lyrics by William Jefferson, Cecilia Loftus [credited as Cissie Loftus] and William J.

Accooe. Musical Director: Watty Hydes. Directed by George A. Beane. Bijou Theatre: 29 Oct 8 Dec (45 performances). Loftus, Cissie (b. ) (Composer) Collection. American popular songs. Sheet music, Dates / Origin Date Issued: Place: Boston ; New York; [etc.] Publisher: White-Smith Music Publishing Co.

Library locations Music Division Topics Songs Moonlight. While both Loftus and Janis had long and varied careers in entertainment, their practices and stage personas as mimics had many similarities. Cecilia “Cissie” Loftus was the daughter of famous performers on the British music hall stage, and inat the age of 15, Loftus began performing her imitations at music halls to instant acclaim.

Loftus, Cissie, b. (Composer) Irwin, May, (Singer) Collection. American popular songs. Sheet music, Dates / Origin Date Issued: Place: Boston ; New York; [etc.] Publisher: White-Smith Music Publishing Co.

Library locations Music Division Topics Songs Lullabies-- United States Musicals Ocean Genres Scores Notes. By then, Cissie was concentrating on serious drama, and was known as Cecilia Loftus. She was again the lead in Diana Of Dobson's in - another long forgotten silent movie.

Cissie was one of the few actresses to make the transition from silent films to talkies. He was the son of Justin McCarthy (). Since both father and son were authors, historians and Members of Parliament, they are sometimes confused in lists and compilations.

McCarthy wrote various novels, plays, poetical pieces and short histories. He was briefly married to the actress Cissie s: Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since There is little that is truly personal- an occasional family remembrance or mention of his early love affair with Cissie Loftus- almost nothing of his wife.

Now- there are the abstract nightmares which torment him- and some touching.It was Loftus who inspired Elsie Janis's work as an imitator. Born Elsie Jane Bierbower, in in Ohio, she began her vaudeville career inwith her mother Jennie as her stage manager.

Billed variously as "The American Cissie Loftus," "The Miniature Cissie Loftus," "The Pocket Edition of Cissie Loftus," and "Cissie Loftus' Only Rival," by.