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While the group generally performs as a quartet, they actually comprise twelve singers, plus occasional substitutes. This allows them to have multiple quartets performing separately or to combine and form a larger ensemble. Membership has changed over the years as various singers have retired or died and new ones have been brought in to succeed them. The Dans have been tested at Disneyland Paris in the past, but were cut due to cost management at the struggling theme park. The Dapper Dans are members of the Barbershop Harmony Society. Castle of the Sleeping Beauty in Disneyland Park Disneyland Resort Paris is a theme park in Marne-la-Vallée, near Paris. ... The Barbershop Harmony Society, also known as the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America (SPEBSQSA), was the first of several organizations to promote and preserve barbershop music as an art form. ...


As of early 2006 the Dapper Dans at the Disneyland Resort consisted of Shelby Grimm (lead), Bob Hartley (tenor), Jim Campbell (bass), and Bill Lewis (baritone). They knew over 100 songs, making each performance, unique. In 2006 it was announced that a new group of Dapper Dans would be cast, to make their debut in May 2006. David (lead), Robbie (tenor), Frank (bass), and Steven (baritone) can now be seen Tuesday through Saturday at Disneyland on Main Street, USA. They perform the same set of songs for each performance. The former Dapper Dans were given no reason for their dismissal. Main Street, USA, at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World Main Street, USA is the welcoming and entrance area of the many Disney Magic Kingdom-style parks around the world. ...


You can be serenaded by the Dans at the Magic Kingdom in Florida whilst having your hair cut in a real, working barbershop on the Main Street there, while the Dans at Hong Kong Disneyland stroll up and down Main Street from Town Square.

The Dapper Dans of Disneyland as of Fall 1995, clockwise from top: Jim Campbell (bass), Bill Lewis (baritone), Shelby Grimm (lead), and John Heffron (tenor).
The Dapper Dans of Disneyland as of Fall 1995, clockwise from top: Jim Campbell (bass), Bill Lewis (baritone), Shelby Grimm (lead), and John Heffron (tenor).
The Dapper Dans of Disneyland, in a publicity photo taken in Spring 2006. Although many of the men pictured here know multiple parts, the color key is Gold/Green - Tenor; Blue - Baritone; Purple - Lead; Red - Bass. From left: Front row: Phil. Second row: Robbie, Daniel, Bandon, David. Third row: Steve, Jason, Brandon. Fourth row: Steven, Frank, Matt, Jim. Photo by Michael Smart[1]
The Dapper Dans of Disneyland, in a publicity photo taken in Spring 2006. Although many of the men pictured here know multiple parts, the color key is Gold/Green - Tenor; Blue - Baritone; Purple - Lead; Red - Bass. From left: Front row: Phil. Second row: Robbie, Daniel, Bandon, David. Third row: Steve, Jason, Brandon. Fourth row: Steven, Frank, Matt, Jim. Photo by Michael Smart[1]

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References in Popular Culture

The Dapper Dans appeared in Home Improvement as the Flannels. For the renovation process, see Home improvement. ... Flannels, also known as Whites, is the term used for the kit or uniform worn by cricketers. ...


The Dans were the Singing Voices for The Be Sharps in The Simpsons. The Be Sharps were a fictional barbershop quartet from The Simpsons. ... Simpsons redirects here. ...


They were also the singing voices for the busts in the 2003 Disney movie The Haunted Mansion. 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Disney may refer to: The Walt Disney Company and its divisions, including Walt Disney Pictures. ... The Haunted Mansion is a film released in November 2003 and produced and distrbuted by The Walt Disney Company. ...


The Dans were Spoofed twice on FOX's new series Talk Show with Spike Feresten with the Dapper Daniels, a "barbershop quartet that sings about homo-erotic encounters". A fox is a member of any of 27 species of small omnivorous canids. ... Talk Show with Spike Feresten is an American comedy/sketch television program on the FOX network starring Spike Feresten. ...



Attractions at Magic Kingdom style parks
Main Street, U.S.A.: The Dapper Dans | Disneyland Railroad | Disney in the Stars | Disney on Parade | Fantasy in the Sky |
Main Street Electrical Parade | Remember... Dreams Come True | Walt Disney World Railroad | Wishes | World Bazaar
Fantasyland: Cinderella Castle | Dumbo Flying Elephants | King Arthur Carrousel | Mad Tea Party | The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh | Matterhorn Bobsleds | Mickey's PhilharMagic |
Mr. Toad's Wild Ride | Peter Pan's Flight | Pinocchio's Daring Journey | Skyway | Sleeping Beauty Castle | Snow White's Scary Adventures | "it's a small world"
Tomorrowland: Adventure Thru Inner Space | America Sings | Autopia | Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters | Captain EO | Carousel of Progress | Delta Dreamflight |
Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage | Honey, I Shrunk the Audience | If You Had Wings | Innoventions | PeopleMover/Tomorrowland Transit Authority | Magic Journeys |
Rocket Jets/Astro Orbitor | Rocket Rods | Space Mountain | Star Tours | Stitch's Great Escape! | The Timekeeper
Frontierland/Critter Country: Big Thunder Mountain Railroad | Country Bear Jamboree | Pinewood Indians | Splash Mountain | Rivers of America
Adventureland: Indiana Jones Adventure | Jungle Cruise | Raging Spirits | Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room
Liberty Square/New Orleans Square: The Haunted Mansion | Rivers of America | Pirates of the Caribbean
Other: Club 33 | Fantasmic! | Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - About Us - PG Charities (548 words)
Dapper Dan has been a man about town in Pittsburgh for nearly three-quarters of a century.
The group staged the annual Dapper Dan Open professional golf tournament and brought championship prizefights to Pittsburgh, including the Ezzard Charles-Jersey Joe Walcott heavyweight title fight at Forbes Field in 1951 and the only Pittsburgh appearance of an up-and-coming heavyweight named Cassius Clay in 1961.
That was the same year Dapper Dan co-sponsored the PGA Championship at Oakmont.
The Dapper Dans - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (381 words)
The Dapper Dans are a barbershop quartet that performs at Disneyland in Anaheim, California (since 1959), at the Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Florida (since 1971), and at Hong Kong Disneyland in Lantau Island, Hong Kong (since 2005).
The Dans have been tested at Disneyland Paris in the past, but were cut due to cost management at the struggling theme park.
The Dapper Dans are members of the Barbershop Harmony Society.
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