The Hook-up. Comedy. Written by Jack Lait
and Stephen Gross. Directed by Frank Merlin
. Cort Theatre: 7 May 1935- May 1935 (21 performances). Cast: Richard Abert (as "A Page Boy"), Mary Jane Barrett (as "Florence"), Elaine Blauvelt (as "Another Bridesmaid"). Gloria Castle (as "A Blonde"), Eva Condon
(as "Mother Bryce"), ...
Did You Know?
Her father was Edward Condon, one of the Manchester Martyrs -- a group of Irish rebels (the Irish Republican Brotherhood aka the Fenians). In September of 1867, members of the group surrounded a police van and rescued the Irish prisoners inside. Over twenty men were rounded up and five, who were considered the ringleaders, were charged with murder. Edward Condon was one of the five. The men were ...