From Scott Thorson and Alex Thorleifson’s 1988 book “Behind The Candelabra”. I believe this was also mentioned in the movie. I hope the cheeseheads don’t come outta the woodwork – don’t shoot the messenger!
Popular pianist Wladziu Valentino (“Lee” to his friends) Liberace, earned his nickname “Mr. Showmanship” for his flamboyant stage shows which included glittering wardrobes studded in sequins and rhinestone-covered pianos. 496 more words