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The secret word is 'Groucho'

The secret word is 'Groucho'

Most everybody over a certain age has mimicked Groucho Marx, cocking both eyebrows and flicking an imaginary cigar while telling a joke. This routine has been part of Frank Ferrante's livelihood for almost 30 years, and he's performed it in New York and London, and on PBS. His show, "An Evening With Groucho," will return this weekend to West Palm Beach. Ferrante, based in Los Angeles, performs the show 25 to 35 times a year over a four-month period, then does television and other non-Groucho gigs, such as “Caesar,” in which he plays a Latin lover. He hosts and improvises in cirque shows in San Francisco, Seattle and Amsterdam. Recently, he played a talking...

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