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DONN ARDEN COLLECTION


Table of Contents:

Family

Donn Arden (c. 1930s-50s)

Donn Arden (later years)

Donn Arden-Portraits

Donn Arden & Ron Fletcher

Nightclubs

Donn Arden Dancers

Ron Fletcher

Arden-Fletcher Dancers

Donn Arden in Rehearsal

Water and Ice Shows

Arden Dancers/Desert Inn Marquees -1950s

Miscellaneous Rehearsals

Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell")

Award Ceremony - Donn Arden

Moulin Rouge (Hollywood) Productions

Lido (Paris, France) Productions

Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris, France

Lido (Vegas production-Stardust Hotel)

"Hello America" --Desert Inn Hotel

"Pzazz !68" --Desert Inn Hotel

"Pzazz ! 70" - Desert Inn Hotel

"Hallelujah Hollywood" - MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas

"Hello Hollywood Hello" - MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada

Miscellaneous 1

"Panache" (at the Lido in Paris)

Lido (Paris)

Miscellaneous 2

SLIDES: (miscellaneous)

PRINTS

Productions-Italy (1950s)


Family

0001 Family gathering-Arden Carlyle Peterson [Donn Arden] front row, right.
(c. 1920s)
0002 Arden Carlyle Peterson [Donn Arden]-portrait as a teenager. (c. 1930s)
0003 A young Donn Arden in swimsuit. (n.d.) (color photo)
0004 Donn Arden's mother, Irene H. Peterson-portrait. (c. 1940s?)
0005 Portrait of Donn Arden's parents-Irene H. and Charles A. Peterson. (1967)
On the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
0006 Probably Irene Peterson, Donn Arden's mother, with her poodles. (1950s)
Another view on reverse of photo board.

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Donn Arden (c. 1930s-50s)

0007 Donn Arden working at his desk.
0008 Young Donn Arden standing on the deck of the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Woman not identified. (n.d.)
0009 Young Donn Arden with [his Mom's] poodles.
0010 Donn Arden sitting on a couch.
0011 Donn Arden with an unidentified woman.
0012 Donn Arden (left) on cruise ship "Presidente Peron" in 1955. His
companion is unidentified.

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Donn Arden (later years)

0013 Donn Arden and Walter Craig (in front).
0014 Donn Arden. (n.d.)
0015 Donn Arden (seated) with Walter Craig.
0016 Donn Arden (left) appearing on the Frank Rosenthal TV show.
0017 Donn Arden opening a wine bottle.
0018 Donn Arden's home near Los Angeles, Calif. (c. 1970s?)
0019 Partial view of Donn Arden's house and pool-near Los Angeles.
(c. 1970s?)

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Donn Arden-Portraits

0020 Portrait of Donn Arden (Arden Carlyle Peterson) in top hat and tails. (c. 1930s)
0021 Arden Carlyle Peterson/Donn Arden. Portrait of him in top hat and tails. (c. 1930s)
0022 Portrait of Donn Arden as a young man. (c. 1930s-40s)
0023 Portrait of Donn Arden. (c. 1930s-40s)
0024 Portrait of Donn Arden. (c. 1930s-40s)
0025 Portrait of Donn Arden. (1950s)
0026 Portrait of Donn Arden-c. 1940s.
0027 Portrait of Donn Arden. (c. 1940s-50s)
0028 Portrait of Donn Arden in the 1940s-50s.
0029 Donn Arden portrait. (c. 1940s-50s)
0030 Portrait of Donn Arden-c. 1940s-50s.
0031 Donn Arden in the 1950s.
0032 Portrait of Donn Arden in the 1950s-60s.
0033 Donn Arden. (c. 1960s)
0034 Donn Arden-c. 1960s.
0035 Donn Arden portrait-c. 1960s.
0036 Color portrait of Donn Arden-c. mid 1970s.
0037 Portrait-Donn Arden-c. mid 1970s.
0038 Donn Arden-portrait. (c. mid 1970s)
0039 Donn Arden-c. late 1970s.
0040 Donn Arden-c. late 1970s, early 1980s.
0041 Color portrait of Donn Arden-c. late 1970s, early 1980s.
0042 Portrait of Donn Arden. (c. late 1970s, early 1980s)
0043 Donn Arden-c. late 1970s, early 1980s.
0044 Portrait of Donn Arden. (c. late 1970s-80s)
0045 Donn Arden. (c. late 1970s-80s)

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Donn Arden & Ron Fletcher

0046 L-R: Ron Fletcher (who collaborated with Donn Arden: Arden/Fletcher Dancers); Irene Peterson, Donn Arden's mother; unidentified; Donn Arden; unidentified. (c. 1950s)
0047 Donn Arden (left) with Ron Fletcher. (c. 1950s)
0048 Donn Arden (left) with Ron Fletcher (standing by him at railing.) Photo taken on the Eiffel Tower in Paris, c. 1950s.
0049 Ron Fletcher (left) and Donn Arden relaxing aboard a ship. (c. 1950s)
0050 Donn Arden (left), Ron Fletcher (standing). Others not identified. August 2, 1949.
0051 Ron Fletcher (left); Donn Arden (right). Person in center probably Irene Peterson, Donn's mother. (c. 1940s-50s)

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Nightclubs

0052 Donn Arden (right) with two unidentified women. Taken in the Latin Quarter, Boston, Massachusetts. (c. 1940s)
0053 Donn Arden (left) with unidentified woman. Ubangi Club, New York. (c. 1940s)
0054 Donn Arden (center); singer Vic Damone (right). Joey Bishop (left).
(c. 1950s) Nightclub in New York.
0055 Donn Arden (right), La Martinique [Nightclub] in New York. Ladies are not identified. (c. 1940s-50s)
0056 Donn Arden with friends in a nightclub. (Au Lutin in Montreal) (c. 1940s-50s)
0057 L-R: Rene Fraday, Donn Arden, Ron Fletcher, Pierre Lewis-Guerin. Fan & Bills in Miami Beach. (c. 1950s) Faraday and Lewis-Guerin collaborated with Arden on productions.
0058 Donn Arden and friends. (c. 1940s-50s) He is seated 4th from right. Others not identified.
0059 Donn Arden (left) backstage at unidentified night club. Feb. 27, 1947. Dancers not identified.
0060 Donn Arden surrounded by women. (c. 1940s)
0061 Donn Arden (left); unidentified; Irene Peterson, Donn's mother. (c. 1940s) Latin Quarter, Boston, Massachusetts.
0062 Donn Arden (left); others unidentified. (c. 1940s)
0063 Donn Arden seated, end of table. Others not identified. Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn, c. 1950s.
0064 Donn Arden (left) with two ladies at the Copa Cabana, Miami Beach. (c. 1940s-50s)
0065 Earl Wilson (left) with Donn Arden. (c. 1940s-50s)
0066 L-R: Martin Block, Donn Arden, Tony Pastor. (c. 1940s-50s)
0067 Donn Arden (left); others not identified. (c. 1940s-50s0
0068 At the Lido in Paris-c. 1970s. L-R: Rene Fraday; Donn Arden; Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell"); Walter Craig. (color photo)
0069 Donn Arden (center) with Siegfried (left) and Roy. (c. 1989-94) (color photo)
0070 Rene Fraday (far left) and Donn Arden (far right) seated at a table at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1985) (color photo) Others not identified except man seated next to Arden: Christian Clerico, one of the owners of the Lido in Paris.
0071 Donn Arden in the Lido, Paris. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo) Tom Hansen, choreographer, with drink in hand.
0072 Donn Arden and Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") at right. Paradis Latin Club in Paris. (c. 1970s-80s?)
0073 Donn Arden with unidentified woman. (color photo) (c. 1980s?)
0074 Same as photo #0073-different pose.

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Donn Arden Dancers

0075 Donn Arden (left) with the Donn Arden Dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0076 Donn Arden on a tandem bicycle with one of the Donn Arden Dancers.
(c. 1930s-1940s)
0077 Donn Arden (left) poses on a hay wagon with his Donn Arden Dancers.
(c. 1930s-40s)
0078 Donn Arden (front, center) with some of his dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0079 Donn Arden (right); female dancer. Louis Folco feeding the girl.
(c. 1930s-40s)
0080 Donn Arden (left) rehearsing with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0081 Donn Arden (left) rehearsing for a show. (c. 1930s-40s)
0082 Donn Arden rehearsing. (c. 1930s-40s)
0083 Donn Arden backstage with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s0
0084 Donn Arden in Scottish kilt onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0085 Donn Arden (left) with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0086 Donn Arden (left) with female dancer. (June 1940)
0087 Donn Arden (right) with dancers backstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0088 Donn Arden (2nd from right) with dancer and orchestra onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0089 Donn Arden with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0090 Donn Arden chatting with two female dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0091 Donn Arden and dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0092 Donn Arden (right) with dancer. (c. 1930s-40s)
0093 Donn Arden (center) onstage with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0094 Donn Arden (3rd from left) with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0095 Donn Arden (left) with dancers onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0096 Donn Arden onstage (at microphone) (c. 1930s-40s)
0097 Donn Arden onstage with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0098 Donn Arden onstage with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0099 Donn Arden (right) with dancers onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0100 Donn Arden (left) onstage with female dancer. (c. 1930s-40s)
0101 Donn Arden (right) with dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0102 Donn Arden (left) and female dancer performing. (c. 1930s-40s)
0103 Donn Arden (right) onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0104 Donn Arden (right) with female dancer onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0105 Group of Donn Arden Dancers-c. 1930s, 1940s.
0106 Eight (8) photographs featuring the Donn Arden Dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0107 Two (2) photographs of some of the Donn Arden Dancers backstage.
(c. 1930s-1940s)
0108 Two (2) photographs of several of the Donn Arden Dancers posing backstage.
(c. 1930s-40s)
0109 Ten (10) photographs of Donn Arden Dancers (singly or in small groups) as
they performed onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)
0110 Ten (10) photographs of the Donn Arden Dancers (singly or in small groups)
performing onstage. (c. 1930s-40s)

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Ron Fletcher

0111 Ron Fletcher. (c. 1950s)-portrait.
0112 Ron Fletcher with unidentified woman-hamming it up, seated on toilets.
(c. 1950s0
0113 Ron Fletcher (left) with Donn Arden in Au Lutin, Montreal. (3-19-50)
0114 Portrait of Ron Fletcher-c. 1950s. (Credit: Talbot)
0115 Portrait of Ron Fletcher-c. 1950s.
0116 Portrait of Ron Fletcher-c. 1950s.
0117 Ron Fletcher (center) performing with Arden-Fletcher Dancers (probably
in the Latin Quarter, Miami)-c. 1950s.
0118 Ron Fletcher dances onstage. (c. 1950s) Probably the Latin Quarter in Miami.
0119 Ron Fletcher dancing with female dancer-c. 1950s. probably the Latin Quarter
in Miami.
0120 Ron Fletcher performing with female dancer, c. 1950s. (Probably the Latin
Quarter in Miami).
0121 Ron Fletcher and female partner dancing onstage, c. 1950s. (Probably the Latin
Quarter in Miami.)
0122 Ron Fletcher and female dance partner performing, c. 1950s. (Probably the
Latin Quarter in Miami.)

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Arden-Fletcher Dancers

0123 Nine (9) photographs of individual members of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers
posing in costume. (c. 1950s)
0124 Betty Philipp-one of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers. (c. 1950s)
0125 Betty Philipp-one of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers. (c. 1950s)
0126 Arden-Fletcher Dancers performing at the Mocambo Supper Club,
Philadelphia, c. 1950s. Donn Arden at microphone?
0127 Arden-Fletcher Dancers-Mocambo Supper Club, Philadelphia, c. 1950s.
Possibly Donn Arden with arm upraised in center.
0128 Thirteen (13) snapshots of various members of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers,
c. 1950s.
0129 Article and photos (4 sheets) featuring the nightclub "Copa City" in Miami
Beach and the Arden-Fletcher Dancers who performed there. (c. 1950s)
0130 Four (4) photographs of four dancers posed in costume. (n.d.) Donn Arden
Dancers or Arden-Fletcher Dancers.
0131 Donn Arden Dancers or Arden-Fletcher Dancers performing onstage-c. 1950s.
0132 Arden-Fletcher Dancers-c. 1950s.
0133 Arden-Fletchers Dancers onstage-c. 1950s.
0134 Nine (9) photographs of Donn Arden/ or Arden-Fletcher Dancers posed in
costume. (c. 1950s)
0135 Seven (7) photographs of the Donn Arden or Arden-Fletcher Dancers performing onstage. (c. 1950s?)
0136 Some of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers as they perform onstage. (c. 1950s)
0137 Several of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers performing. (c. 1950s)

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Donn Arden in Rehearsal

0138 Donn Arden in rehearsal with his dancers. (c. 1930s-40s)
0139 Proof sheet of rehearsal photos-Donn Arden and his dancers (c. 1930s-40s)
0140 Donn Arden (back to camera) leads dance rehearsal. (Picture taken in Paris
where they danced in the Lido.) (n.d.)
0141 Donn Arden takes his dancers through a rehearsal. (c. 1930s-40s)
0142 Donn Arden (hand raised) and Pierre Lewis-Guerin (right) supervise
rehearsal of the Lido in Paris. (c. 1940s)
0143 Rehearsal for dancers in the Lido, Paris, c. 1940s. Possibly Donn Arden with
back to camera.
0144 Donn Arden (2nd from right) supervises costume seamstress as she works on a
dancer's costume. (c. 1940s)
0145 Donn Arden (left) goes over costume designs with unidentified designer.
(c. 1940s)
0146 Donn Arden (left) puts finishing touches to dancer's costume during a rehearsal.
(c. 1940s-50s)
0147 Donn Arden (center) discusses the music with the pianist at his dance rehearsal.
(c. 1940s)
0148 Donn Arden (left) demonstrates dance steps during show rehearsal. (c. 1940s)
0149 Donn Arden (center); Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") at left; Pierre
Lewis-Guerin (next to Kelly); rehearsal for the Lido in Paris. (c. 1950s?)
0150 Donn Arden at steering wheel of car; others not identified. Taken in Paris,
c. 1940s.
0151 Four (4) photographs showing Donn Arden directing dance rehearsals in Paris.
(n.d.)
0152 Donn Arden directing show rehearsal in Paris. (c. 1970s?)
0153 Donn Arden adjusts a dancer's costume during show rehearsal. (c. 1970s?)
0154 Donn Arden (left) supervising dancers' rehearsal. (c. 1960s-70s?)
Larry Maldonado at left. Frank Sennes next to Arden.
0155 Donn Arden rehearsing a show in Paris, c. 1960s-70s?
0156 Donn Arden (arms upraised) directing dancers in rehearsal. ( Paris,
c. 1960s-70s?) Vassili Sulich at left.

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Water and Ice Shows

0157 Cast of one of Donn Arden's water productions posing at poolside-Paris,
c. 1950s.
0158 Swimmers in formation-water production by Donn Arden, Paris, c. 1950s.
0159 A view of Donn Arden's water show-swimmers in pool-Paris, c. 1950s.
0160 Jack Valentine's Restaurant, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with a sign advertising
"Ice Show on Real Ice" produced by Donn Arden. (c. 1950s) (postcard)
0161 Skater in one of Donn Arden's ice show productions. (n.d.)
0162 Group of dancers in one of Donn Arden's ice productions. (n.d.) Fort
Lauderdale, Florida.
0163 Performer in one of Donn Arden's ice revue productions. (n.d.)
0164 Skater dancing in one of Donn Arden's "ice" show productions. (n.d.)
0165 Female ice dancer in one of Donn Arden's productions. (n.d.)

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Arden Dancers/Desert Inn Marquees -1950s

0166 Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn marquee featuring: "Evelyn Knight; Roger Ray;
Gaynor & Ross; Johnny Martin; Arden-Fletcher Dancers; Eddie Oliver
Orch." (c. 1950s)
0167 Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn marquee featuring: "In Person: Noel Coward,
DeCastro Sisters, The Szangs, Donn Arden Production." (c. 1950s)
0168 Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn Marquee features the Arden-Fletcher Dancers along
with "Ben Blue & Co.; Tyrrell & Winslow; Digitanos; Johnny Martin; Eddie
Oliver Orch." (c. 1950s)
0169 Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn marquee featuring the Arden-Fletcher Dancers along
with "Edgar Bergen; Vivian Blaine' Les Charlivels; Ray Noble Orchestra."
(c. 1950s)

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Miscellaneous Rehearsals

0170 Unidentified dress rehearsal - Donn Arden at left. (c. 1940s-50s?)
0171 Color photo of a dress rehearsal - "Panache". Donn Arden Dancers or
Arden-Fletcher Dancers. (n.d.) Winston Hemsley (center, front); Rich Rizzo,
(back of head to camera).
0172 Color photo of Arden-Fletcher or Donn Arden Dancers in rehearsal (warming
up). (n.d.) Rich Rizzo in front.
0173 Five color snapshots of dance rehearsals-Donn Arden Dancers or Arden-Fletcher Dancers. (n.d.)

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Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell")

0174 Donn Arden (left); Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") center; in Paris,
c. 1940s-50s.
0175 Margaret Kelly ('Madame Bluebell") and Donn Arden. (c. 1940s-50s) They
worked together in the Lido in Paris.
0176 Front row, seated, Donn Arden and Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell").
(c. 1940s-50s)
0177 Color photo of Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") and Donn Arden.
(c. 1940s?)
0178 Donn Arden and Margaret Kelly, June 1954.
0179 L-R: Walter Craig (?), Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden, onboard ship.
(c. 1940s-50s)
0180 Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") and Donn Arden (right).
(c. 1940s-50s)
0181 Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") at end of table; Folco (far left), costume
designer; Donn Arden (2nd from right), with eyes closed; c. 1950s?
0182 L-R: Rene Fraday, Donn Arden, Margaret Kelly, Pierre Lewis-Guerin,
unidentified woman. (c. 1950s)
0183 L-R: Walter Craig, Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden. (Paris, the Lido, c. 1970s?)
0184 Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden. (color photo) June 1970.
0185 L-R: Rene Fraday; Mrs. Christian Clerico; Donn Arden; James Harbert; Margaret Kelly; Christian Clerico. At the Lido in Paris, c. 1980s.
(color photo)
0186 L-R: Walter Craig, Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden. At the Lido in Paris, c.'70s.
0187 Color photograph: Don Arden (center); Margaret Kelly (right); Winston Hemsley standing behind Rich Rizzo. (c. 1970s)
0188 Color photo taken at the Lido in Paris. Donn Arden (2nd from right); Margaret
Kelly (right). Winston Hemsley standing behind Rich Rizzo. (c. 1970s)
0189 Taken at the Lido in Paris, c. 1970s. L-R: Tom Hansen; Winston Hemsley (standing); Rich Rizzo; Donn Arden; Margaret Kelly; unidentified; Walter Craig. Color photograph.
0190 At the Lido in Paris, c. 1980s. (color photo) L-R: Mrs. Christian Clerico; Christian Clerico; Rene Fraday; Rich Rizzo (behind w/beard); Margaret Kelly; John McLane behind Margaret; Tom Hanson next to him; Winston Hemsley (red tie); Donn Arden next to Hemsley; Mrs. Joseph Clerico; Jim Harbert.
0191 Color snapshot of Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") (c. 1940s-50s)
0192 Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden. (1978) (color photo)
0193 Donn Arden (1978) - color photo.
0194 Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") - 1978. (color photo)
0195 Margaret Kelly (left) and Donn Arden (right) cutting a cake on which is written "Welcome Miss Blue Bell and Don Arden". (c. 1970s) Christian Clerico is standing next to Arden. Paris, France.
0196 See photo #0195. Margaret Kelly (3rd from left); Donn Arden (right); Christian Clerico - (2nd from right); Paris, France, c. 1970s. (color photo)
0197 L-R: Walter Craig, Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris - c. 1970s. (color photo)
0198 Donn Arden and Margaret Kelly at the Paradis Latin in Paris. (color photo)
(c. 1970s-1980s)
0199 L-R: Christian Clerico; Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden, Paris, c. 1970s. (color photo)
0200 L-R: Margaret Kelly, Rich Rizzo, Donn Arden. (c. 1980s) (color photo)
0201 Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden. (c. 1980s) (color photo)
0202 Donn Arden with Margaret Kelly. (c. 1980s-90s)
0203 Color portrait of Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden. (c. 1980s)
0204 Color portrait of Margaret Kelly (c. 1970s?)
0205 Color portrait of Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") - c. 1980s.
0206 Color portrait of Margaret Kelly (c. 1970s)
0207 Margaret Kelly (color portrait)-c. 1970s-80s)

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Award Ceremony - Donn Arden

0208 Donn Arden (center) accepting an award (c. mid 1970s)
0209 Donn Arden (right) accepting an award in Las Vegas. (c. mid 1970s)
0210 Donn Arden giving an acceptance speech after receiving an award in Las Vegas.
(c. mid 1970s)
0211 Donn Arden being congratulated after receiving an award in Las Vegas. (he is at
right) c. mid 1970s.
0212 Donn Arden (right) accepting an award in Las Vegas. (c. mid 1970s)
0213 Donn Arden (center, standing) after receiving an award in Las Vegas. (c. mid 1970s)

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Moulin Rouge (Hollywood) Productions

0214 Marquee at Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge in Hollywood, Calif. (c. 1950s) Donn Arden Revue featured on sign. (Photo by Art and Len Weissman)
0215 People walking by the Moulin Rouge in Hollywood, Calif. (c. 1950s) Donn Arden Revue featured on marquee. (Photo by Art and Len Weissman)
0216 Moulin Rouge owned by Frank Sennes in Hollywood, Calif., c. 1950s. Sign features Donn Arden Revue of 100. (Photo by Art and Len Weissman)
0217 Proof sheet from "Carnival Martinquais", a scene from the Donn Arden production "Ca C'Est Paris" in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, Calif. (1954-55)
0218 Proof sheet from "La Cirque", the finale of Donn Arden's production "Voici! Paris", in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge Club, Hollywood, Calif. (1953-54) (David Sutton Photography)
0219 Scene from "La Cirque" - the finale of the Donn Arden show "Voici! Paris", (1953-54) It was staged in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge Club in Hollywood,
Calif.
0220 Proof sheet of one of Donn Arden's productions in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge Club in Hollywood, Calif. (1950s)
0221 [Probably a scene from "Voici! Paris", 1953-54; Randi Ireland at right]. From one of Donn Arden's shows in the Moulin Rouge (Frank Sennes' club) in Hollywood, Calif. This was a promotional photo.
0222 Promotional photo: [probably Randi Ireland from "Voici! Paris!"]-a Donn Arden production in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, Calif. (c. 1953-54)
0223 Ffolliott Charlton (aka Fluff LeCoq later in her career) in a promotional photo for "Ca C'Est Paris" , a Donn Arden production in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, Calif. (1954)
0224 Promotional photo of Ffolliott Charlton (aka Fluff LeCoq) - dancer in Donn Arden productions in Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, Calif. (c. 1950s)
0225 Ffolliott Charlton (aka Fluff LeCoq)-performer in Donn Arden shows in the Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, Calif., in the fifties.
0226 Ffolliott Charlton aka Fluff LeCoq-she performed at the Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, in Donn Arden shows in the 1950s.
0227 FFolliott Charlton (aka Fluff LeCoq) atop a car in a scene from a Donn Arden production-Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, 1950s
0228 Chorus line at Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, 1950s. Shows were produced by Donn Arden. (photo by Art and Len Weissman)
0229 Group of dancers in a Donn Arden production-probably at the Moulin Rouge in Hollywood, 1950s.
0230 Scene from a Donn Arden production-c. 1950s-possibly at the Moulin Rouge, Hollywood. Woman might be Ffolliott Charlton (aka Fluff Le Coq).
0231 Dancer in costume-she performed in the Sunday matinee show for families at Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge in Hollywood, Calif. (1950s)
0232 Promotional photo of a dancer in Donn Arden's production "Paris Toujours"-at the Moulin Rouge in Hollywood, Calif. (1955) This was Arden's third production at the Moulin Rouge.
0233 Promotional photo of a pair of dancers in Donn Arden's "Paris Toujours"-staged at the Moulin Rouge in Hollywood, Calif. (1955-56)
0234 Five (5) promotional photos of dancers in Donn Arden productions at Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge, 1950s, in Hollywood.
0235 Six (6) promotional photos of dancers in Donn Arden productions in the 1950s. Frank Sennes' Moulin Rouge-Hollywood, Calif.
0236 Paul Steffen Dancers (by Bruno of Hollywood). C. 1950s.
0237 Promotional photos of dancers who performed at the Moulin Rouge (Hollywood) in Donn Arden productions. (1950s)

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Lido (Paris, France) Productions

0238 Performers in the Lido production of "Rendez-Vous" - 1951-Paris, France.
Nine (9) photos by Daniel Frasnay. (Staged by Donn Arden)
0239 Four (4) photographs of performers and group numbers in "Rendez-Vous" - staged at the Lido in Paris by Donn Arden. (1951)
0240 Dancers on stage in "Rendez-Vous", a production staged by Donn Arden at the Lido In Paris, 1951.
0241 At the Lido in Paris, 1951. Dancers in "Rendez-Vous", a show staged by Donn
Arden.
0242 A scene from "Rendez-Vous", a production staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1951)
0243 Six (6) photographs of "Rendez-Vous" - a production staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1951)
0244 Two dancers in "Desirs" - a show staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris.
0245 Dancers in a scene from "Desirs"-staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris (1954) This is from the scene "Desirs Tropicaux" (Tropical Desires) and is part
of "Danse Rituelle du Feu" (ritual fire dance).
0246 From "Desirs" - staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris, 1954. Scene is from "Desirs de Roi"-"Le Parc Sous La Neige" (Winter in the Park).
0247 Dancer in "Desirs"-a production staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris-1954.
0248 Seven (7) photos of performers in "Desirs"-staged at the Lido in Paris by Donn Arden. (1954) These are all from the scene "Desirs de Roi"-(Royal Desires).
0249 Scene from "Fantasia Tropical" (Tropical Fantasy)-a production staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris-1955. (Photo by Daniel Frasnay)
0250 Scene from "Tropical Fantasy" ("Fantasia Tropical")-staged at the Lido in Paris by Donn Arden-1955.
0251 Five (5) photos of scenes from "Fantasia Tropical". Donn Arden staged this production at the Lido in Paris-1955. (photos by Daniel Frasnay)
0252 Advertisement for "Avec Plaisir" in the Lido Cabaret-Restaurant, Paris, 1950s. Staged by Donn Arden.
0253 Eight (8) photographs from "Avec Plaisir"-a Lido (Paris) production staged by Donn Arden, 1959. These are from a scene entitled "Au Temps des Tzars".
0254 Five (5) photos from "Rhapsodie Ecossaise", a scene from "Avec Plaisir"-staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris-1959.
0255 Two (2) photos from "Lido Circus", a scene in the stage production "Avec Plaisir", staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1959)
0256 The Kessler Sisters (Ellen and Alice) in "Lido Circus" (a scene from "Avec Plaisir", staged at the Lido in Paris by Donn Arden.) (1959)
0257 Four (4) photos from "Avec Plaisir!", staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1959)
0258 Nine (9) photographs of dancers in the Lido, Paris, 1960. Show staged by Donn Arden.
0259 Four (4) photographs of dancers in the Lido (Paris) production "Pour Vous"-staged by Donn Arden. (1961)
0260 Sign for the Lido (Paris) production of "Suivez-Moi!", staged by Donn Arden. (1962)
0261 Two (2) photos from the Lido (Paris) production of "Suivez-Moi!", staged by Donn Arden (1962). This is from the scene "Last Frontier Hotel".
0262 Four (4) photographs of scene in the Lido (Paris) production of 'Suivez-Moi!" staged by Donn Arden (1962) The scene is "La Fontaine de Trevi".
0263 Frederick, a skater in "Suivez-Moi"-a Lido, Paris production staged by Donn Arden. (1962)
0264 Gina and Frederick, skaters in the Lido (Paris) production of "Suivez-Moi!", staged by Donn Arden in 1962.
0265 Scene from "Panache", production staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris (1981).
0266 Donn Arden poses with a line of chorus girls for a publicity photo, show unknown. (ca. late 1930s)
0267 Showgirls and dancers in the first Lido de Paris show at the Stardust Hotel and
Casino. (1958) This is a production number in "C'est Magnifique", the first
Edition of the Lido de Paris show at the Stardust.
0268 Four (4) photographs of the famous Bluebell Girls who performed in the Lido, Paris productions. (c. 1950s-60s)
0269 Bluebell Girls rehearsing, Lido, Paris. (c. 1950s-1960s) Seated at the table are: L-R (1) unidentified (2) Donn Arden (3) Pierre Lewis-Guerin (4) Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell") , creator and manager of the Bluebell Girls.
0270 Five (5) photographs featuring performers in a Lido, Paris production staged by Donn Arden. (1960) Female dancers on horseback, male dancers accompany them.
0271 Nine (9) photographs of dancers in a snow scene - a Lido, Paris production staged by Donn Arden. (c. 1950s-60s) Some of the dancers are ice skating.
0272 Portrait of Pierre Lewis-Guerin (c. 1960s) He was one of the producers of the Lido (Paris) shows and brought the Lido to the Stardust, Las Vegas, in 1958.
0273 Portrait of Rene Fraday, c. 1960s. He, along with Pierre Lewis-Guerin, produced shows at the Lido in Paris. In 1958 they brought the Lido show to the Stardust Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas.
0274 The Kessler twins, Alice and Ellen, in costumes they wore in a 1960 production at the Lido in Paris.
0275 The Kessler twins, Alice and Ellen, in costumes worn in a Lido (Paris) production (c. 1960).
0276 Six (6) photographs of production numbers in a Lido, Paris show staged by Donn Arden. (c. 1950s-60s)
0277 Five (5) photographs of production numbers from shows staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1950s-60s) These scenes have an international flavor.
0277a Six (6) photographs of scenes from productions staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1950s-60s)

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Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris, France

0278 Five (5) color snapshots of Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris-June 1960. He was one of the producers of the shows at the Lido in Paris.
0279 Taken at Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris. (color snapshot) July 1960. Far left is J. Brienne; standing is Lewis-Guerin; seated next to him with glass upraised is Donn Arden. Far right is Walter Craig; woman is Margaret Kelly.
0280 Color snapshot of group of people at Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris, July 1960. Left to right, around table: Rene Fraday (standing); Donn Arden; Walter Craig; Pierre Lewis-Guerin (standing); Margaret Kelly; P. Delvincourt (?); J. Brienne, Folco (dark hair, foreground).
0281 Color snapshot of group at Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris, July 1960. Seated clockwise around table, left to right: Donn Arden, Walter Craig, Margaret Kelly, P. Delvincourt (?), J. Brienne, Folco, Rene Fraday (camel-colored jacket).

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Lido (Vegas production-Stardust Hotel)

0282 Dancers in the Lido (Las Vegas) at the Stardust Hotel. Show was staged by Donn Arden. Three (3) photos.
0283 Nine (9) miscellaneous photos of dancers-groups and individuals-in the Las Vegas production of the Lido at the Stardust Hotel. (Staged by Donn Arden)
0284 Marquee-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas.
0285 Eight (8) photos of Lido dancers-individuals and groups. Some are posed by the pool at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (n.d.)
0286 Dancers in a scene from the Lido production, staged by Donn Arden, at the Stardust Hotel in Las Vegas. (6 photos)
0287 Ten (10) photographs of scenes from the Las Vegas production of the Lido at the Stardust Hotel. (show staged by Donn Arden) (n.d.)
0288 Three (3) photos of individual skaters in the Vegas "Lido" production staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel.
0289 Six (6) photos of dancers in a scene from the "Lido", staged by Donn Arden. Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas, Nev. (n.d.)
0290 Proof sheet of members of the "Lido" cast-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (offstage parties, possibly a Christmas party)
0291 Proof sheet of cast members from the "Lido" (Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas) at a party. (n.d.)
0292 Seven (7) miscellaneous photos of cast members of the "Lido" staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (n.d.) Some are in costume-some seen on social occasions.
0293 Eleven (11) photos of scenes from Donn Arden's "Lido" production-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1962-63)
0294 Scene from the "Lido" production, staged by Donn Arden, at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1962-63)
0295 Dancers in a scene in the Lido, staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1962-63)
0296 Eleven (11) photos-dancers in scenes from the Lido-staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1962-63)
0297 Eleven (11) photos-scenes from the "Lido"-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas-staged by Donn Arden. (c. 1962-63)
0298 Eleven (11) photos-scenes from the Lido. This production was staged at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas, by Donn Arden. (c. 1962-63)
0299 Eleven (11) photos of scenes from the Lido-production staged by Donn Arden in the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1962-63)
0300 Eleven (11) photos of the Lido production staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel in Las Vegas. Various dance numbers are shown. (c. 1962-63)

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"Hello America" --Desert Inn Hotel

0301 Opening production number from "Hello America", staged and directed by Donn Arden. Show opened in September 1964 in the new Crystal Room in the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. This was the riverboat scene, the "Dixie Bell" wending its way down the Mississippi.
0302 Beatrice Page in "Hello America" staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel (1964) This from the tribute to the South of yesteryear.
0303 Eight (8) photos of a scene of the Old South in "Hello America", staged and directed by Donn Arden in 1964 at the Desert Inn Hotel.
0304 A scene re-living the saga of the Old West-in Donn Arden's production, "Hello America", in the Desert Inn Hotel, 1964.
0305 Old West scene from "Hello America"-Donn Arden's patriotic production at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas, 1964. (Three (3) photographs)
0306 Valerie Perrine (right) performing in a tribute to the Golden Age of Hollywood. This scene from 'Hello America", a Donn Arden production at the Desert Inn Hotel, 1964.
0307 Scene from "Hello America" staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel (1964). This was part of a tribute to America's past-Hollywood and the Golden Age of Cinema.
0308 Nine (9) photos from a tribute to America's past-Hollywood and the Golden Age of Cinema - part of "Hello America", a Donn Arden production at the Desert Inn Hotel. (1964)
0309 Tribute to America's "Golden Age of Sports"-part of the "Hello America" production at the Desert Inn Hotel, directed and staged by Donn Arden. (1964)
0310 Three (3) photos-from "Hello America"-a Donn Arden production at the Desert Inn Hotel (1964). Probably from the portion of the show that was a tribute to the "Golden age of Sports".
0311 Six (6) photos of miscellaneous scenes and dancers in "Hello America", a tribute to America's past staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel. (1964)

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"Pzazz !68" --Desert Inn Hotel

0312 Color photo of a dance number from "Pzazz! 68", staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. (c. 1968) (OVERSIZE)
0313 Dance number from "Pzazz ! 68" - staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1968) (color photo) (OVERSIZE)
0314 Color photograph of a scene from the production "Pzazz ! 68" - staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1968) (OVERSIZE)

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"Pzazz ! 70" - Desert Inn Hotel

0315 Act 9: "Chicago", Scene 2: "Club Royale" from the show "Pzazz ! 70", staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970) (color photo)
0316 "Pzazz ! 70", staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel. Act 4, scene 1, To San Francisco and Love with Music, "The Mood-Blue and Beautiful".
(color photo)
0317 Color photo from "Pzazz ! 70", staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel. Finale: "New York-A Salute to Duke Ellington". (c. 1970)
0318 "Pzazz! 70"-staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. Act II: Hollywood and All That Jazz". (color photo)
0319 Donn Arden's production of "Pzazz! 70" at the Desert Inn Hotel. (c. 1970) Act II: "Hollywood and All That Jazz", Scene 1: "Halo Hi-Jinx". (color photo)
0320 "Pzazz! 70" - show staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel. (c. 1970) Opening number, Act I: "Las Vegas U.S.A. Today", Scene 1: "Jazz, Baby, Jazz". (color photo)
0321 "Pzazz! 70", staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel; opening number, Act I, "Las Vegas U.S.A. Today". (c. 1970) (color photograph)
0322 "Pzazz! 70" dancers in Act II; "Hollywood and All That Jazz". This production was staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970) (color photograph)
0323 "Pzazz! 70" - Act II: "All That Jazz", Scene 2: "The Golden Galaxy". Show staged by Donn Arden at the Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970)

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"Hallelujah Hollywood" - MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas

0324 "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas - staged by Donn Arden. Number is "Kismet" with Diane Saunders (left) and Mado Von Tagen (main/center). (color photo)
0325 "Like Wow" (red rock number) from "Hallelujah Hollywood", show staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (1970s-1980s) (color photo)
0326 Leo the Lion with Kathy Riegel (Coleman) in "Hallelujah Hollywood" staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (color photo) The show ran in the 1970s-1980s.
0327 Pirate number from "Hallelujah Hollywood" staged by Donn Arden in the Ziegfeld Room of the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. Second from left is Diane Saunders, Patrice Chanel, Lorna Jacobs and Reg Riedel. (c. 1974)
0328 "Kismet" - a scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. Cathy Glau (right) (c. 1974)
0329 Color photo of Tricia Lee on the staircase in the finale of "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas.
(c. 1970s-80s)
0330 "Kismet" number - Tricia Lee (lead), Chuck Karel and Marlene. Color photo from Hallelujah Hollywood - MGM Grand Hotel Las Vegas - staged by Donn Arden. (c. 1970s-80s)
0331 Operetta time - "Bittersweet"-in Hallelujah Hollywood staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. Geri Garner and Chuck Karel were the lead singers. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0332 The Golden Processional - Diane Findley. A scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood" staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0333 Mado Von Tagen (center) and Maureen Owen (right) in a scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974)
0334 Color photo of Operetta Time - "Bittersweet" - a scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas. L-R: Unidentified, Ross Davies, Reg Reidel, Patrick Caba, and Rich Rizzo (far right). (c. 1970s-80s) Staged by Donn Arden.
0335 Donn Arden (left), seated), who staged the extravaganza "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. (c. 1974) The couple standing were the 250,000th customers to see the show. They are flanked by two showgirls.
0336 Donn Arden, (right, holding sign), staged the extravaganza "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. The couple at left were the show's 250,000th customers. (c. 1974) Two showgirls stand behind.
0337 Color photo of a dance number in the pirate scene of "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden. (MGM Grand, Las Vegas - c. 1970s-80s) Paul Canava (left), Joe Dickey (middle) and Patrice Chanel (being held aloft).
0338 Color photo of the trolley song number in "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden. (MGM Hotel, Las Vegas, c. 1970s-80s) Chuck Karel , Eileen Barnett, and Steve Harmon (hanging on trolley).
0339 Finale - "Hallelujah Hollywood" - Marlene Vincenti - Arlene (platform). (color photo) Staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s)
0340 Color photo - "Hallelujah Hollywood"-trolley song. In background, two black men: Allan Weeks (left), W.D. Hemsley (right). In foreground: Eileen Barnett and Steve Harmon (left); Diane Findley and Chuck Karel (rt.). Staged by Donn Arden - MGM Grand, Las Vegas, c. 1970s-80s.
0341 Midway at night (ensemble)-in "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0342 Finale with Chuck Karel and Tricia Lee on Grand Staircase. "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0343 Tricia Lee and Chuck Karel - midway at night in the "Hallelujah Hollywood" production at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. Show was staged by Donn Arden, c. 1970s-80s)
0344 "Like Wow!" (red rock number) from "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (ran 1970s-80s) It was staged by Donn Arden. (color photo)
0345 Starama - "Hollywood Turns On" (The Lady with Allure) Tricia Lee and Gary Marshall. A scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden in the 1970s-80s at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas. (color photo)
0346 "Like Wow" (Tricia Lee) - a scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas. Staged by Donn Arden, it ran in the 1970s-80s. (color photo)
0347 Judy Garland image in "Dear Mr. Gable" number - "Hallelujah Hollywood", MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. The extravaganza was staged by Donn Arden, c. 1970s-80s. (color photo)
0348 "Showtime at the Follies" with Marlene Vincenti - dance number from "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. Donn Arden staged the production which ran 1970s-80s. (color photo)
0349 Lady with allure - Tricia Lee. Scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden. MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0350 "Kismet" - scene from Donn Arden's "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974)
0351 Turn of the century darling - Tricia Lee and Gary Marshall - in "Hallelujah Hollywood", extravaganza staged by Donn Arden. (c. 1974) MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas.
0352 Dance number "Kismet" in Donn Arden's "Hallelujah Hollywood", c. 1974, MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas.
0353 "Hallelujah Hollywood" - Donn Arden's extravaganza at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974) Scene from "Kismet".
0354 Pirate number from "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974)
0355 "Kismet" - dance number from "Hallelujah Hollywood"; Marlene Vincenti (lead). Production staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974)
0356 Finale - Glorious Glamorous Girls - "Hallelujah Hollywood" staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (color photo) (Show ran 1970s-80s)
0357 Hollywood Turns On - Magnificent Beauties - dance number from "Hallelujah Hollywood", a Donn Arden production in the Ziegfeld Room of the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974)
0358 Hollywood Turns On - Magnificent Beauties - Mado Von Tagen (left), Lynette Chapel (center). From "Hallelujah Hollywood", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974)
0359 "Kismet" - from Donn Arden's "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974) Chuck Karel and Marlene Vincenti.
0360 "Kismet" - a scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood" which was staged twice nightly in the Ziegfeld Room of the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1974) The extravaganza was staged by Donn Arden. Dancer in front is Marlene Vincenti.
0361 Opening night party for Donn Arden's "Hallelujah Hollywood". (c. early 1970s) L-R: unidentified; Jackie Matthews; unidentified; Diane Findley (brunette); Donn Arden; Eileen Barnett; Tricia Lee.
0362 Donn Arden (right) cuts the cake at the opening night party for "Hallelujah Hollywood" at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. L-R: unidentified; Jackie Matthews; unidentified; Diane Findley.
0363 From the finale of "Hallelujah Hollywood" staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0364 Finale - "Hallelujah Hollywood", a Donn Arden production at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0365 Scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood" - a Donn Arden production at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas. (It ran 1970s-80s) (color photo)

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"Hello Hollywood Hello" - MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada

0366 Scott Burrell, a dancer in the Donn Arden production "Hello Hollywood Hello". It was staged at the MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada. (c. 1970s-80s?)
0367 Space number - "Hello Hollywood Hello" - in show staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0368 "Hello Hollywood Hello" number - show staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada. (c. 1970s-80s) (color photo)
0369 Number from "Hello Hollywood Hello", staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada. (color photo) C. 1970s-80s.
0370 Scene from "Hello Hollywood Hello" - color photo of show staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada. (c. 1970s-80s)
0371 Color photo - "Hello Hollywood Hello" - space number. Staged by Donn Arden at the MGM Grand Hotel, Reno, Nevada. (c. 1970s-80s)

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Miscellaneous 1

0372 Performers onstage at the Lido Nightclub in Paris, France. (ca. 1965)
The famous Bluebell Girls, showgirls and male dancers perform an
Elaborate production with ostrich feathers. A live orchestra is visible in the
Background and the audience surrounds the stage.
0373 Color photo of a scene from the Stardust "Lido" production staged by Donn Arden. (n.d.)
0374 Color photo of a scene from Donn Arden's "Lido" at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. (n.d.)
0375 Color photo of Donn Arden's "Lido" production at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. (n.d.)
0376 L-R: (1) Donn Arden (2) Margaret Kelly ("Madame Bluebell"),
(3) unidentified. At the Lido in Paris. (c. 1940s-50s.
0377 At the Lido in Paris - c. 1940s-50s. L-R: Pierre Lewis-Guerin, Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden.
0378 Donn Arden wears a party hat in this photo taken at the Lido in Paris.
(c. 1950s) Madame Bluebell at right.
0379 L-R: Donn Arden, Rene Fraday, Pierre Lewis-Guerin, Margaret Kelly.
Other two men not identified. Taken at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1940s-50s)
0380 L-R: Rene Fraday, Donn Arden, Margaret Kelly, Pierre Lewis-Guerin.,
Ffolliott Charlton (?). Taken at the Lido in Paris.
0381 Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1940s-50s)
0382 L-R: Rene Fraday, Margaret Kelly, unidentified; Donn Arden, Louis
Folco. At the Lido in Paris-c. 1940s-50s.
0383 Lido, Paris - c. 1940s-50s. Center, glass upraised, is Rene Fraday. Next to him is Margaret Kelly. Pierre Lewis-Guerin far right, Donn Arden second from right.
0384 Color photo of Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden. (c. 1980s)
0385 Color snapshot-L-R: Donn Arden, Margaret Kelly, Rich Rizzo, Rene Fraday. At the Lido in Paris. (c. 1980s)
0386 Color photo of Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris-1978.
0387 Donn Arden and Margaret Kelly at the Lido in Paris. (c. mid 1970s)
0388 At the Lido in Paris-c. 1970s-80s. L-R: Rene Fraday, Christian Clerico,
Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden.
0389 At the Lido in Paris, c. 1940s-50s. L-R: Pierre Lewis-Guerin, unidentified; Rene Fraday, Margaret Kelly. Donn Arden in front.
0390 Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden. (c. 1950s)
0391 Margaret Kelly and Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris-c. 1980s.
0392 Billboard advertising "Avec Plaisir" at the Lido Cabaret-Restaurant in Paris.
Production staged by Donn Arden.
0393 L-R: Margaret Kelly, Louis Folco, unidentified; Donn Arden, Pierre Lewis-Guerin. (1956) Celebrating at the Lido in Paris.
0394 Color photo of a scene from a Donn Arden production at the Lido in Paris. (n.d.)
0395 Arrival of the Bluebell troupe from Paris, France. They came to Las Vegas to perform in the first Lido production at the Stardust Hotel. (The Lido was staged by Donn Arden.)
0396 Bluebell Girls arrive by plane from Paris. They came to Las Vegas to perform in Donn Arden's Lido production at the Stardust Hotel.
0397 Latin Quarter-Theatre & marquee advertising "A Donn Arden Revue". (c. 1940s-50s)
0398 L-R: At the Lido in Paris, c. 1940s-50s. Donn Arden, Pierre Lewis-Guerin, Rene Fraday, Margaret Kelly.
0399 Donn Arden Dancers pose onstage in costume. (n.d.)
0400 Scene from a Donn Arden production, Las Vegas, Nev. (c. 1958)
0401 Scene from a Donn Arden production at the Lido in Paris. (n.d.)
0402 Scene from the Donn Arden production "Panache" at the Lido in Paris. (color photo) (c. 1981?)
0403 Scene from a Donn Arden production staged at the Lido in Paris. (n.d.)
0404 Scene from a Donn Arden production staged at the Lido in Paris. (n.d.)
0405 Color photo from a scene in a Donn Arden production. (date & place unknown)
0406 Color photo of a scene from a Donn Arden production. (place and date unknown)
0407 Tom Hansen, choreographer for "Hello, Hollywood Hello" with Donn Arden. (rt.)
0408 L-R: Joseph Clerico (?), Pierre Lewis Guerin, Margaret Kelly, Donn Arden.
0409 Rehearsing for "Cocorico" onstage at the Old Lido Theatre in Paris. Seated
behind first row of girls are: L-R: Donn Arden, Margaret Kelly, Pierre
Lewis-Guerin
0410 .Patricia Lee, dancer in Donn Arden productions. (COLOR photo)
0411 Advertisement for "Pour Vous" , a Lido revue in Paris. (c. 1950s?)
0412 Evelyn Lewis, one of the dancers in Lou Walters' Latin Quarter Review.
0413 Donn Arden (2nd from right) and Pierre Lewis-Guerin (center, wearing
dark suit.)
0414 Rehearsal for the Paris Lido production of "Panache". (c. 1980s) Donn Arden
being held aloft by dancers. Rich Rizzo, front row in blue tights & beard.)
(COLOR OVERSIZE photo )
0415 Rehearsal for "Panache" at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1980s) Donn Arden being
held aloft. Rich Rizzo, front row, dark beard. (COLOR photo)
0416 Donn Arden on "The Frank Rosenthal Show" (TV)-c. 1978. L-R: Judy
Angela, Frank Rosenthal, Kim Cornell, Lucia, Donn Arden, Barbara Beverly.
All of the women were principal dancers in the Lido at the Stardust.
0417 One of the dancers in the Folies Bergere in costume. (COLOR PHOTO)
0418 Lucia, one of the principal dancers in the Lido at the Stardust in Las Vegas.
(COLOR PHOTO)
0419 Lucia, a principal dancer in the Stardust Lido production. (COLOR PHOTO)
0420 "Titanic" - ship used in the Jubilee show (a Donn Arden production) at the
MGM Hotel (shown), Las Vegas.
0421 Cast of Jubilee (a Donn Arden production) posed onstage-MGM Hotel, Las
Vegas. (c. 1980s)
0422 Eight (8) snapshots of Donn Arden at rehearsals. (early career)
0423 Pierre Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris. He was one of the producers of the
shows at the Lido in Paris.
0424 Male and female dancers in one of Donn Arden's productions. (Woman is
Lucia.) Show was the Lido at the Stardust. (COLOR photo)

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"Panache" (at the Lido in Paris)

0425 Scene from "Panache" staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1985)
0426 Scene from "Can Can" portion of the "Panache" production staged by Donn
Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0427 A dance number from 'Panache", a production staged by Donn Arden at the
Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0428 Finale dance number in "Panache" a production staged by Donn Arden at the
Lido in Paris. (1985)
0429 Cast of "Panache" poses with Donn Arden (seated with arm around man at
right, Winston Hemsley). Donn Arden staged the show at the Lido in Paris.
(1985)
0430 "Winter Sports" number in "Panache", staged by Donn Arden at the Lido
in Paris. (1985)
0431 "Singing in the Rain"-a dance number in the Donn Arden production
"Panache" at the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR PHOTO)
0432 Laurence Fanon (woman) and Gilles Dusein (man) dance in "Undersea
Paradise", a dance sequence in "Panache". "Panache" was a Donn Arden
Production at the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0433 Dancers in the finale of 'Panache"-a Donn Arden production at the Lido
in Paris. (1985) (COLOR PHOTO)
0434 Dance number - "Gigi"-in "Panache", a Donn Arden production at the
Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0435 "Broadway of Hollywood" sequence in "Panache", a Donn Arden production
at the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0436 "Rocking Chairs" number from the show "Panache", staged by Donn Arden at
the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0437 "Jazz de Chicago" scene in "Panache", a Donn Arden production at the Lido in
Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0438 "New Orleans Minstrel" scene in Donn Arden's production of "Panache" at the
Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR PHOTO)
0439 "Big Band Jitterbug" scene in Donn Arden's "Panache" at the Lido in Paris.
(1985) (COLOR PHOTO)
0440 "Paradise Polynesien"-a scene from "Panache", a Donn Arden production at the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR PHOTO)
0441 "Tale of Ancient Egypt"-performed as part of "Panache", a Donn Arden
production at the Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0442 "Panache"-show staged by Donn Arden at the Lido in Paris. (1985)
This scene called "Legends of Ancient Egypt." (COLOR PHOTO)
0443 "Tale of Ancient Egypt"-part of the Donn Arden production "Panache" at the
Lido in Paris. (1985) (COLOR photo)
0444 "Tale of Ancient Egypt" in the Donn Arden production, "Panache"-1985.
Staged at the Lido in Paris. (COLOR photo)

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Lido (Paris)

0445 Donn Arden with unidentified woman at a reception in Paris. (May be in the Lido) (c. 1950s?)
0446 Scenes from Lido productions staged by Donn Arden in Paris. Eight (8)
photos. (no date)
0447 Ten (10) scenes from Lido (Paris) productions staged by Donn Arden. (no date)
0448 Ten (10) scenes of dance sequences in Donn Arden productions-Lido, Paris.
(no date)
0449 Donn Arden (right) with performers of his Lido Paris production. (show unknown) (c. 1940s-50s)
0450 Donn Arden at wheel of automobile used as a prop in one of his productions at
the Lido in Paris. Others not identified. (c. 1940s-50s)
0451 Eight (8) photos of individual dancers (unidentified) who performed in Donn
Arden productions at the Lido in Paris. (no date)
0452 Seven (7) scenes from Donn Arden productions staged at the Lido in Paris.
(no date)
0453 Eight views of performers in Donn Arden productions at the Lido in Paris.
(no date)

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Miscellaneous 2

0454 Portrait of Nancy Geer, New Orleans. (Probably a dancer in some of the Donn Arden productions.) (OVERSIZE)
0455 Donn Arden lighting a cigarette-taken at the Lido in Paris. (c. 1950s)
0456 Donn Arden surrounded by showgirls in costume. (c. 1940s-50s)
0457 Donn Arden (left) rehearses a production with showgirls. (c. 1950s-60s)
0458 Donn Arden (left) rehearses with showgirls preparing for one of his productions. (c. 1950s)
0459 Rene Fraday (left) with Donn Arden. (c. 1970s)
0460 Donn Arden accepting a cake on a platter. (His birthday?) (c. 1970s-80s)
0461 Donn Arden (left) and Pierre Lewis-Guerin (center). Group is looking at a model of a home-possibly Lewis-Guerin's home in Paris. (c. 1950s?) Photo taken in Paris.
0462 Photo of a group of people dining at the Lido in Paris. Donn Arden is second from left. (c. 1950s)
0463 Some of the showgirls from Donn Arden productions (might be some of the Bluebells) relaxing by feeding ducks in a pond.
0464 Three showgirls from one of the Donn Arden productions in costume.
0465 Twelve (12) portraits of unidentified dancers in the Lido show in Paris.
(no date)
0466 Eight (8) portraits of dancers from the Lido in Paris who came to Las Vegas to perform in the 1st edition of the Lido at the Stardust Hotel & Casino. (c. 1958) Two dancers are identified on back of photos: Bernice Cornish and Irene Mansfield.
0467 Five (5) portraits of dancers in the Lido (Paris). They are identified on the backs of the photos: Cheryl Fry (Sp?), Lindsey Anderson, Valda Boyne; Eliette Wilmes; Carole Shappley.
0468 Frank Sennes, Las Vegas producer who worked for the Stardust Hotel, and one of the showgirls from Paris who performed in the Lido at the Stardust. (c. 1958)
0469 Frank Sennes, Stardust Hotel producer, with showgirls from the Paris Lido who came to Las Vegas to appear in the Lido at the Stardust. (c. 1958)
0470 Five (5) portraits of the Elna Laun Dancers-some group shots, some individuals. (no date)
0471 Fourteen (14) photos of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers-harem number. Some group shots, some individuals. (Some are identified by name on back.)
0472 Arden-Fletcher Dancers-3 photos of same dance number.
0473 Donn Arden (between the two men) with the Arden-Fletcher Dancers.
0474 Four photos (and two duplicates) of the Arden-Fletcher Dancers posed on costume.
0475 Probably Irene Peterson-Donn Arden's mother.
0476 Twelve (12) candid snapshots of dancers associated with Donn Arden. (unidentified)
0477 Two showgirls posed. (COLOR TRANSPARENCY ONLY)
0478 Eleven (11) snapshots of showgirls posed on costume-they danced in Arden productions but neither they nor the productions are identified. (no date)
0479 Ten (10) snapshots of showgirls posed in costume. Dancers are from Donn Arden productions but not identified by name or show. (no date)
0480 Ten (10) snapshots of showgirls from Donn Arden productions posing in costume. Girls and shows not identified. (no date)
0481 Thirteen (13) snapshots of showgirls from Donn Arden productions. Not identified by name or show. (no date)
0482 Three ladies dressed up with two poodles-probably taken at the Lido in Paris.
0483 Some of the dancers at the Lido in Paris. (no date)
0484 Two dancers seated at their dressing tables backstage at the Lido in Paris. (no date)
0485 Two portraits of Kim Kimber (Sp?) of Middlesex, England. She danced at the Lido in Paris. (no date)
0486 Six photos of a scene from the Lido-1st edition-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. late 1950s)
0487 Nine (9) photos of performers in one of Donn Arden's ice skating productions-the Lido at the Stardust Hotel in Las Vegas. (no date)
0488 Four (4) photos of a scene in the Stardust "Lido" production staged in Las Vegas by Donn Arden. (no date)
0489 Marquee advertising the 3rd edition of the Lido at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (1961) Tyrolean group from Germany pictured beneath sign.
0490 Three (3) photos of a Tyrolean group from Germany which was part of the 3rd edition of the Stardust "Lido", staged by Donn Arden. (1961)
0491 Seven (7) photos of a scene in Donn Arden's production of the Lido at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (1st edition) (c. late 1950s) Irene Mansfield identified on back of one photo.
0492 Showgirl in "C'Est Magnifique"-a Donn Arden production. 1st edition of the Lido at the Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas. (c. late 1950s)
0493 Six (6) photos from a Donn Arden production - Oriental theme. (no further identification)
0494 Seven (7) photos - Oriental theme-taken from Donn Arden productions. (no date-no location)
0495 Three (3) photos from an elaborate production staged by Donn Arden. All from same scene-no location, no date known. Maggie White and Gordon Cornish identified on backs of photos.
0496 Three (3) photos of individual dancers in a Donn Arden production. (no i.d., no date)
0497 Two scenes from the "Lido" production staged by Donn Arden at the Stardust Hotel in Las Vega. (c. 1950s-60s)
0498 Ten (10) photos of a dance sequence from one of Donn Arden's productions. (no date, no show name)
0499 Three (3) photos from a dance scene in one of the Donn Arden productions. (Name of show and date unknown)
0500 Two (2) photo from the same dance sequence-a Donn Arden production. (Date and venue not known.)
0501 Five (5) photos from a dance sequence in a Donn Arden production. (Date and venue not known.)
0502 Six photos of a dance sequence in one of Donn Arden's productions. Two photos are taken in the dressing room, showing girls being made up by make-up
Artist. (venue and date unknown.)
0503 Three (3) photos from a Donn Arden production - same scene. (Date and venue unknown.)
0504 Three (3) photos of a dance scene from one of Donn Arden's productions. (Venue and date unknown.)
0505 Seven (7) photos of a scene from one of Donn Arden's productions. Stardust "Lido"-second edition - c. 1950s-60s.
0506 Three (3) photos of dancers in costume - they danced in one of Donn Arden's productions. (venue and date not known)

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*** THE FOLLOWING ARE SLIDES: (miscellaneous)

0507 Stardust "Lido" - 1975. (color)
0508 Scene from a Donn Arden production. (color)
0509 Japanese dance theme-in a Donn Arden production. (color)
0510 L-R: Donn Arden, Madame Bluebell, Frank Sennes, with the Bluebell Girls at the Stardust Hotel - 1970. (black & white)
0511 Performers in a Donn Arden production bowing in front of the audience. (black & white)
0512 Scene from a Donn Arden extravaganza. (color)
0513 Showgirls posed onstage in costume-a Donn Arden production. (color)
0514 Scene from a Donn Arden stage production. (color)
0515 Scene from a Donn Arden extravaganza. (color)
0516 Dancers onstage-an early Donn Arden production. Male dancer in center possibly Arden himself. (black & white)
0517 Dancers onstage in a Donn Arden production. (black & white)
0518 A photograph of the Congressional Record honoring the Donn Arden production "Hello America" at the Desert Inn Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. (black & white)
0519 Same as above. (black & white)
0520 Donn Arden's mother, Irene Peterson, with pet poodle. (c. 1940s-50s) (color)
0521 Same as above.
0522 Female dancer in costume-from one of Arden's productions, probably in the Latin Quarter Miami. (c. 1950s-60s) (color)
0523 Female dancer from one of Donn Arden's productions poses in costume. Probably the Latin Quarter in Miami. (c. 1950s-60s) (color)
0524 Same as above.
0525 Scene from a Donn Arden production, possibly the Latin Quarter, Miami.
(c. 1950s-60s) (color)
0526 Same as above.
0527 Scene from an Arden show-c. 1950s-60s. Probably the Latin Quarter in Miami.
(color)
0528 Same as above.
0529 Female dancer in costume-one of Donn Arden's shows-c. 1950s-60s. Probably the Latin Quarter in Miami. (color)
0530 Pair of dancers in an Arden production- c. 1950s-60s. Latin Quarter in Miami? (color)
0531 Same as above.
0532 Scene from a Donn Arden production --c. 1950s-60s. Latin Quarter in Miami? (color)
0533 Same as above.
0534 Dancers in a Donn Arden show --c. 1950s-60s. Probably the Latin Quarter in Miami. (color)
0535 Donn Arden in rehearsal-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas, 1969. (black & white)
0536 Showgirls in the "Lido"-Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas, 1966. (black & white)
0537 "Hello America"-1966-Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas. (black & white)
0538 Photo of the Congressional Record honoring Donn Arden's "Hello America!" at the Desert Inn, Las Vegas. (black & white)
0539 Same as above.
0540 Dancers onstage in a 1950s-60s Donn Arden production. (black & white)
0541 Same as above.
0542 Dancers onstage in a Donn Arden production, c. 1950s-60s. (black & white)
0543 Female dancer from a Donn Arden production poses in costume. (c. 1950s-60s) (color)
0544 Scene from a Donn Arden production, no date. (color)
0545 Donn Arden directs a rehearsal of one of his productions. (c. 1950s-60s in color)
0546 Same as above.
0547 Donn Arden directs a rehearsal of one of his productions -c. 1950s-60s. (color)
0548 Same as above.
0549 One of the female dancers during a dress rehearsal of a Donn Arden production. (c. 1950s-60s) Arden seen in background left. (color)
0550 Donn Arden seen at a dress rehearsal for one of his productions (at left in dark blue jacket). (c. 1950s-60s) (color)
0551 Donn Arden in a dress rehearsal for one of his productions - c. 1950s-60s. (color)
0552 Same as above.
0553 Scene from a Donn Arden production - c. 1950s-60s. (color)
0554 Black and white slide of a scene from a Donn Arden production, c. 1950s-60s.
0555 Same as above.
0556 Black and white slide of a scene from an Arden production, c. 1950s-60s.
0557 Scene from "Hallelujah Hollywood", MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas.
(c. 1970s-80s) (color)
0558 Same as above.
0559 Scene from a Donn Arden production - c. 1970s-80s. (color)
0560 Same as above.
0561 Topless dancer from one of the Donn Arden productions --c. 1970s-80s. (color)
0562 Pair of dancers from one of the Donn Arden productions - c. 1970s-80s. The woman is the same dancer in photo #0561. (color)
0563 Dancers from a Donn Arden production onstage-c. 1970 -- 80s? (color)
0564 Female dancer poses in costume- from a Donn Arden production, no date. (color)
0565 Scene from a Donn Arden extravaganza -c. 1970s-80s. (color)
0566 October 1975 -scene from a Donn Arden production. (color)
0567 Same as above.
0568 Black & white costume sketch for one of Donn Arden's shows.
0569 Black & white slide of an invoice for costumes for one of Donn Arden's shows - 1977 - from Societe Parisienne de Parures et Nouveautes.
0570 Same as above.
0571 Black & white slide of sheet music for opening vocal in "Hallelujah Hollywood" -- Ziegfeld Revue-MGM Grand, in Las Vegas. (c. 1970s-80s)
0572 Black and white slide of invoice for Grace Costumes Inc. (1977) - for one of Donn Arden's shows.
0573 Production notes (?) for a Donn Arden production. (black & white)

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*** THE FOLLOWING ARE PRINTS:

0574 Seven (7) scenes from a Donn Arden production. New Year's Eve theme-1960.
0575 Two color photos of scenes from Donn Arden productions. (c. 1980s?)
0576 Seven (7) scenes from various Donn Arden productions. (Shows and dates unknown.)
0577 Unidentified female dancer from the Lido in Paris. (portrait)
0578 Seven (7) photos of individual skits or acts in various Donn Arden productions.
(E.G. - jugglers, animal acts, comedians). (n.d.)
0579 Scene from a Donn Arden show-man at right is Joe E. Lewis. (n.d.)
0580 Five snapshots from Donn Arden Collection-people unidentified. (no dates) One person is Alice Shur (see identification on back).
0581 Six (6) photos of showgirls from Donn Arden shows. Some are of them in dressing room, one of a parade float. Some extracurricular activities. (n.d.)
One photo has girls' names on back.
0582 Five (5) photos of scenes from the motion picture An American in Paris (1951) [Some of the Ron Fletcher Dancers were in the cast.]
0583 Color photo of a dancer-Marya Livero. (n.d.)
0584 Portrait of Gillian Hrushowy, a principal dancer in Hello Hollywood Hello (MGM -Reno) and later company manager for the show. (1980)
0585 Three color photos of dancers in Donn Arden's productions. Individuals not identified. (n.d.)
0586 Cast shot, onstage in costume; dancers from a Donn Arden production. (n.d.)
0587 Topless dancers posed in costume. (Six photos) (n.d.) Dancers are from Donn Arden productions. Two are of Maria Genero. (see identification on back)
0588 Six photos - topless dancers in costume. One identified on back as Maria Genero. (n.d.) From Donn Arden productions.
0589 Valerie Chapman-a dancer form Donn Arden productions. (1960s)
0590 A dance scene from one of the Donn Arden productions. Jan Clarke (lead center girl). (n.d.)
0591 A dancer in one of the Donn Arden productions. Two different poses. (n.d.)
0592 Five (5) scenes from various Donn Arden productions. (n.d.)

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Productions-Italy (1950s)

0593 Scene from A Donn Arden production staged in Italy - Attanasio Cavello Vanesio. (c. 1952-53)
0594 Another dance sequence from Donn Arden's Italian production - Attanasio Cavello Vanesio -c. 1952-53.
0595 Dancers [Bluebell Girls?] in Donn Arden's Italian extravaganza-Attanasio Cavello Vanesio - c. 1952-53.
0596 Attanasio Cavello Vanesio-a Donn Arden show staged in Italy, c. 1952-53. Dancers are probably the famed "Bluebell Girls".
0597 Shown are three female dancers from Donn Arden's show in Italy-Attanasio Cavello Vanesio-c. 1952-53.
0598 The Peters Sisters perform in Attanasio Cavello Vanesio-Donn Arden production in Italy-c. 1952-53.
0599 A dance number in Attanasio Cavello Vanesio - Donn Arden's production in Italy - c. 1952-53.
0600 [Corrado Lojacono?} with horse from the Donn Arden production Attanasio Cavello Vanesio - c. 1952-53, Italy. (This man was involved in the production of the show.)
0601 [Bluebell Girls] rehearse for Donn Arden show in Italy, c. 1952-53.
0602 [Bluebell Girls] rehearse for Donn Arden show in Italy-c. 1952-53.
0603 Donn Arden (left) in Italy where he staged a production. (c. 1952-53) Woman behind him looks like his mother, Irene Peterson.
0604 Donn Arden (right, center)-in Italy for a show he staged. (c. 1952-53)
0605 Donn Arden (right, back of head to camera) - in Italy for a show he staged there. (c. 1952-53)
0606 Scene from Italian show staged by Donn Arden - Attanasio Cavello Vanesio--
c. 1952-53.
0607 Scene from Attanasio Cavello Vanesio - a show staged in Italy by Donn Arden -- c. 1952-53.
0608 "Roaring Twenties" dance number from a Donn Arden show produced in Italy.
(c. 1952-53)
0609 "Roaring Twenties" dance sequence from a Donn Arden show produced in Italy. (c. 1952-53)
0610 "Roaring Twenties" dance number in a Donn Arden show produced in Italy. (c. 1952-53)
0611 Cast and production members of Donn Arden show staged in Italy. (c. 1952-53)
0612 Two cast members sing in a show staged by Donn Arden in Italy. (c. 1952-53)
0613 A cast member from a show produced in Italy by Donn Arden. She is posing in costume on a stairway. (c. 1952-53)
0614 At left is a female dancer from a show produced in Italy by Donn Arden.
(c. 1952-53)
0615 Dance number in Attanasio Cavello Vanesio-a show staged by Donn Arden in Italy - c. 1952-53.

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