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Suzanne Ames Profile

Suzanne Ames
Suzanne Ames
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(Suzanne Marguerite Ainbinder)
31 December 31 is born in Chicago, Illinois to Myron “Marcus" and Florence Grosse Ainbinder.
36 makes her professional debut at age 4 by singing on radio station WGN in Chicago
? graduates from Our Lady of the Elms in Akron, Ohio
53 is signed for Son of Sinbad (1955)
August 53 is one of six models chose in a contest by NBC to appear in various television series for the network
24 August 53 columnist Sidney Skolsky writes that Suzanne Ames "resembles Jane Russell."
16 October 53 is featured in TV Guide
54 is a regular model on Queen For a Day
May 54 is a semifinalist in the Miss Rheingold pageant
9 April 56 as one of the Goldwyn Girls, she tours Melbourne, Australia to promote Guys and Dolls (1955) with Suzanne Alexander, Jann Darlyn, Madelyn Darrow, and June Kirby.
December 57 attends the twentieth anniversary of the American Guild of
Musical Artists
60 is a dancer in the Metropolitan Opera in New York
performs in a regional production of Alcestis
15 April 61 in an interview with Opera News, she says that when preparing for dance rehersal “I never put my left
slipper on first, always my right. You know, starting
out on the right foot?”
75 marries Albert Landry
? founds the Suzanne Ames Landry Performing Arts Studio in Akron, Ohio
is a vice president for EMI Music Publishing in New York
is an occasional lecturer at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, Florida
6 June 08 as Suzanne Ames Landry, she dies in Saratoga Springs, Florida.
Sources:
The Times, Obscure Objects of Desire, Ancestry.com, Millicent Deming, Los Angeles Evening Citizen, Opera News, The American Teacher, Archive.org, Variety, A Knight at the Opera by Rudolf Bing
Recommended Books:
The Ballets of Antony Tudor: Studies in Psyche and Satire by Judith Chazin-Bennahum
Links:
Internet Movie Database
Obscure Objects of Desire