SWEET CHARITY 1969 (detail) The height of 60's chic, costumes by Edith Head. For 'The Rich Man's Frug' dance number Edith turned to Richard Hopper for ideas to dress the impossibly chic mod POMPEII CLUB patrons & the night club dance sequences. He created sequinned black mini skirts, elaborate wigs hairpieces & headdresses for the specialised Bob Fosse dance numbers. 'The Aloof', 'The Heavyweight' & 'The Bg Finish'. EDITH HEAD by Jay Jorgensen 2010 (please follow minkshmink on pinterest)

SWEET CHARITY 1969 (detail) The height of 60's chic, costumes by Edith Head. For 'The Rich Man's Frug' dance number Edith turned to Richard Hopper for ideas to dress the impossibly chic mod POMPEII CLUB patrons & the night club dance sequences. He created sequinned black mini skirts, elaborate wigs hairpieces & headdresses for the specialised Bob Fosse dance numbers. 'The Aloof', 'The Heavyweight' & 'The Bg Finish'. EDITH HEAD by Jay Jorgensen 2010 (please follow minkshmink on pinterest)

Portrait of American dancer and choreographer Bob Fosse (1927 - 1987) as he sits on a folding chair in front of a mirror at the Broadway Arts Studio (1755 Broadway at 55th Street), New York, New York, January 30, 1980.

Portrait of American dancer and choreographer Bob Fosse - as he sits on a folding chair in front of a mirror at the Broadway Arts Studio Broadway at Street), New York, New York, January

Bob Fosse was one of the most iconic Broadway choreographers of all time.  He helped show that dance ability is extremely important in a musical theater career.  While dance is one of my stronger suits, I still wish to continue improving my abilities in dance and tumbling, and possibly strengthening my ability as a choreographer.

Bob Fosse was one of the most iconic Broadway choreographers of all time. He helped show that dance ability is extremely important in a musical theater career.

re: PHOTO FLASH! Original 1975 Broadway production of Bob Fosse's CHICAGO! (BroadwayWorld.com)

This would also be used in the motivation to show students how Fosse choreography looked

Fosse

Your Fairy Godfather’s Guide to Bob Fosse’s "Rich Man’s Frug" from "Sweet Charity"

Shirley MacLaine & Bob Fosse rehearsing, Sweet Charity (1969).  Wow, Fosse! Great dancer and actress!

SWEET CHARITY - Shirley MacLaine practices dance moves with director Bob Fosse - Universal Pictures - Publicity Still.

Bob Fosse  "His dances were sexual, physically demanding of even the most highly trained dancers."

Bob Fosse

Bob Fosse "His dances were sexual, physically demanding of even the most highly trained dancers.

Life is a Cabaret Ol' Friend ... come to the Cabaret. Come taste the wine, come hear the band, go blow your horn start celebrating, right this way your table's waiting.

Life is a Cabaret Ol' Friend . come to the Cabaret. Come taste the wine, come hear the band, go blow your horn start celebrating, right this way your table's waiting.

Insert me....but without a cigarette. I thought it could be cool if you could see the piano in the reflection in the mirror too.

An entry from smatterings of an aesthetic

Liza Minnelli as Sally Bowles, Cabaret (Bob Fosse, Such a good movie!

In 1972 Liza Minnelli won the Best Actress Oscar for her role of Sally Bowles in Cabaret. The distinct style of the character soon became Minnelli's signature look, and she sported a short black bob, huge eyelashes and dark eye make-up throughout the decade. She topped off the look with a host of glamorous dresses from her close friend Halston, who designed all the costumes for her 1973 show Liza with a 'Z'.

Which Classic Hollywood Musical Star Are You?

In 1972 Liza Minnelli won the Best Actress Oscar for her role of Sally Bowles in Cabaret

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