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Shirley McClain in her famous Salome or dance of the 7 veils pose. She also danced Les Apaches and Can Can dance.

Stage Name

Birth Name

Shirley MacLaine

Shirley Maclean Beaty


    Long-legged dancer/ actress from Richmond, Virginia. Started dancing on Broadway in the chorus. She made her film debut in Hitchcock's 1955 film, 'the Trouble with Harry'. Shirley won a Oscar in 'Terms of Endearment' in 1983. Shirley is an author of a few books as well as being Warren Beatty's sister.

    She was able to dance in Cole Porter's 1960 movie entitled 'the Can-Can', where she does the Can Can dance as well as the infamous Apache dance and in another film was able to dance with Gene Kelly in 1964's "What a Way to Go" as well as in 1969 danced in Bob Fosse's 'Sweet Charity'.

More PHOTOS
"If My Friends Could See Me Now"

Birth Place

Birth Date

Spouse

Offspring

Richmond, VA 4/24/1934 Steve Parker n/a
       

Dance Types

Dance Partners

Music Titles

Apache Dance Ambrogio Malerba Hey Big Spender
Ballet Ben Vereen If My Friends Could See Me Now
Ballroom Bob Fosse      
Can-Can Chita Rivera      
Jazz Gene Kelly      
Waltz Juliet Prowse      

Night Clubs

Theaters

Stage

n/a George Gershwin Theatre (1984) 1953 - Me and Juliet
      Majestic Theater (1953) 1954 - Pajama Game
      Palace Theater (1976) 1976 - Shirley Maclaine
      Saint James Theater (1954) 1984 - Shirley Maclaine on Broadway

Films

Television

Publications

$1955 - The Trouble with Harry 1995 - The West Side Waltz $ Camino, The(Maclaine)
$1955 - Artists and Models       $ Don't Fall Off the Mountain
1956 - Around the World in Eighty Days       $ Going Within...A Guide
1958 - Hot Spell       $ Shirley MacLaine
$1959 - Ask Any Girl       $ You Can get There from Here
$1959 - Career            
$1959 - Some Came Running            
$1960 - Can-Can            
$1960 - The Apartment            
$1962 - My Geisha            
$1963 - Irma La Douce            
1964 - What a Way to Go            
1965 - The Yellow Rolls-Royce            
$1967 - Gambit            
$1968 - The Bliss of Mrs Blossom            
$1969 - Sweet Charity            
$1970 - Two Mules for Sister Sara            
$1972 - Posession of Joel Delaney            
$1977 - The Turning Point            
1977 - Sois belle et tais-toi            
$1980 - A Change of Seasons            
$1983 - Terms of Endearment            
$1984 - Cannonball Run II            
$1985 - That's Dancing!            
$1986 - Out on a Limb            
$1988 - Madame Sousatzka            
$1989 - Shirley's Inner Workout            
$1989 - Steel Magnolias            
$1990 - Postcards from the Edge            
$1992 - Used People            
$1994 - Guarding Tess            
1994 - A Century of Cinema            
$1996 - The Evening Star            
1999 - Forever Hollywood            
$2000 - Biography - This Time Around            
$2001 - These old Broads            

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