“The Man Who Owned Broadway”

-“The Two Barney‟s” -“The Four Cohan‟s” . 1878 -Irish by decent -Father and Mother had a traveling variety show -He never really had a home.EARLY LIFE -Born July 3rd.


Reublin..” -Chip Deffa “It is unclear as to whether or not this song was indeed a Cohan original or an imported song…” -Richard A.THE BEGINNINGS OF HIS MUSIC "Cohan said he never wrote a better song than „Venus... And he kept it in print as long as he lived … „Venus…‟ was credited solely to Cohan.‟ that it was a personal favorite among all of the songs he'd written. The Parlor Songs Academy .

” -Script of The Governor's Son .H I S L I F E A N D C A R E E R TA K E S OFF! "Ladies and gentlemen. my father thanks you. my sister thanks you. and I thank you!” -George M. my mother thanks you. Cohan “WIDOW: I hope to see more of you! GEORGE: I'm going in bathing tomorrow.


S U C C E S S ( C O N T. he broke out of the invisible box that had long restricted male dancers in the theatre.” -George M. even sending him up the side of the proscenium for back flips.” -John Kenrick. The top part. ) “I'll never be happy now until I own a part of Broadway. Cohan 101 . Cohan's dance routines covered the whole stage. Cohan “Cohan changed the definition of a Broadway leading man. Tap dancing with a lightness that seemed to resist gravity while still looking manly. mind you. Just a little part.


O W N I N G B R OA D W A Y .


THE END “Give my regards to Broadway Remember me to Herald Square Tell all the gang at Forty-Second Street That I will soon be there Whisper of how I'm yearning To mingle with the old time throng Give my regards to old Broadway And say that I'll be there e'er long!” .

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