What is Ferber?

  • (noun): United States novelist; author of several popular novels (1887-1968).
    Synonyms: Edna Ferber


Ferber or Faerber are spelling variants of Färber, a German surname and profession (dyer):

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Cimarron (1960 Film) - Background
... The 1950s brought renewed interest in Edna Ferber's works ... competed to film Ferber novels, Warner producing Ice Palace from a later novel, and MGM remaking Cimarron ... These marked the end of the Ferber adaptations, at least until 2008 ...
Albert Ferber - Repertoire
... As soloist with orchestra, Ferber played several concertos by Mozart and Beethoven as well as the first, second and fourth of the Rachmaninoff concertos, the second by Chopin, Mendelssohn and Camille ... Ferber was most active as a solo recitalist, the pianist's repertoire being extensive and wide-ranging ... Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Rachmaninoff and Schubert, Ferber played many lesser-known twentieth century works such as the piano sonatas by Ernest Bloch, Frank Bridge and Robert Simpson, and Robert ...
Mel Ferber
... Mel Ferber (October 2, 1922 – June 19, 2003) was a television director and producer, who oversaw the live two-hour TV presentation of Wonderful Town and the pilot for 60 Minutes and other ... Ferber was an executive producer of Good Morning America ...
Show Boat (novel) - Radio
... broadcast a dramatic hourlong version of the Ferber novel in which he played the role of Captain Andy, and author Edna Ferber made her acting debut as Parthy ... Based only on Ferber's novel, it was dramatised by Moya O'Shea, produced/directed by Tracey Neale and starred Lysette Anthony as Kim, Samantha Spiro as Magnolia ...

Famous quotes containing the word ferber:

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    —Edna Ferber (1887–1968)

    Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.
    —Edna Ferber (1887–1968)

    A woman can look both moral and exciting—if she also looks as if it was quite a struggle.
    —Edna Ferber (1887–1968)