More Bert Savoy...
Information on Bert Savoy is VERY hard to find, so I'm sharing what I have...
Below, from "Femme Mimics" by E.Carlton Winford....see also "Femme Mimics"
Below, a 1917 theatre program for a show featuring Savoy & Brennan
And, from another 1917 program, rare pics of Savoy & Brennan, above, and the program, below.
Below, a Very rare "interview" with them, from "Dramatic Mirror," September 18, 1920
Brennan & Rogers
Below, an original advertisement for Jay Brennan and Stanley Rogers
Jay Brennon was the "straight" man for Bert Savoy, famous female impersonator.
After Savoy's death, Mr. Brennon teamed with Rogers. Later he went to Hollywood to write screenplays.
The lifelong bachelor died in 1961
May 11, 1924 National Vaudeville Artists Annual
Below, Brennan & Rogers, 1928 and 1926
Below, from the 1924 book "Seven Lively Arts," by Gilbert Seldes
For more on Bert Savoy see my section on this book, by clicking here.