Monthly Archives: April 2014

LA BOITE A FURSY VIVE LA GREVE-1901

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LA BOITE A FURSY VIVE LA GREVE-1901 After the early stages in the cabarets of the mid nineties, the revue comes into its own and meets with suc­cess. Fursy co-authors sev­eral shows with his friend Leon Nunes, man­ager of La … Con­tinue read­ing

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TRETEAU DETABARIN BOITEA FURSY-1901

Although his cabaret was going tremen­dously well, Fursy was thirsty for revenge. His ex-partner, Ropi­quet, had found no one of the same cal­iber as a replace­ment and was wit­ness­ing the col­lapse of his busi­ness. He finally went bank­rupt in 1901. … Con­tinue read­ing

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HENRY FURSY CHANSONS ROSSES-1899

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HENRY FURSY CHANSONS ROSSES-1899 Fursy’s suc­cess was due to his tal­ent in mock­ing cur­rent affairs with fear­some wit and a sharp pen. Under the iden­ti­fy­ing title “Chan­sons Rosses” (Nasty Songs) he pub­lished a first col­lec­tion with Ollen­dorf in 1898. One … Con­tinue read­ing

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