Phillip Consolo

Phillip Consolo, well-known ballroom dancer, died Jan. 3 in Palm Springs.

He was 81.

He worked as part of the dance team Consolo & Melba. He performed frequently at the Chez Paree in Chicago on the same bill with such stars as Nat “King” Cole , Tony Bennett, Sophie Tucker and Alan King.

After retiring from dance, he started United Attractions, producing entertainment for corporations and associations.

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