“A variety show that featured seasoned performers who were all at least 55 years of age was destined to be a hit in a nostalgic town like Palm Springs. The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies packed ’em in for 22-plus years (1991-2014) and helped catalyze the resurgence of Palm Springs as a resort destination.

The Follies restored the glamor of the Palm Springs Plaza Theatre, which opened in 1936 when it hosted the premiere of Greta Garbo’s now-classic film Camille. In its heyday, the Plaza Theatre was also the site of national broadcasts by Bob Hope, Jack Benny and other stars…”

Palm Springs Follies

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