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TV's first great sitcom centered on a zany New York housewife who wants desperately to get into showbiz and her Cuban bandleader husband who has his hands full trying to dissuade her. Also getting caught up in their shenanigans were the Mertzes, their land (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 19 The Ballet

As usual, Lucy wants to get into Ricky's act and, as it happens, Ricky has openings for a ballet dancer and a baggy-pants comic. Which to choose? Both, as it turns out. First she signs on with Madame Lamond (Mary Wickes) for a ballet lesson. That doesn't work (her scene at the barre is flat-out hilarous) so it's on to burlesque and a pie in the face. Clown Comic: Frank Scannell.

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