Frohman, Daniel

Frohman, Daniel

(1851–1940) theater manager; born in Sandusky, Ohio (brother of Charles Frohman). He managed a number of New York theaters, including the Madison Square, the Lyceum, Daly's, and his own 1902 reconstruction of the Lyceum, where he had a stock company. He was also one of the first producers of moving pictures.
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