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  • (1938) Stage: Appeared (as "Emily Webb"; Broadway debut) in "Our Town". Drama. Written by Thornton Wilder. Directed / produced by Jed Harris. Henry Miller's Theatre (moved to The Morosco Theatre from 1 May 1938-close): 4 Feb 1938-Nov 1938 (closing date unknown/336 performances). Cast: Arthur B. Allen (as "Prof. Willard"), Max Beck, Emily Boileau, Barbara Brown, Barbara Burton, Helen Carew, Willard Cary, Francis G. Cleveland, Thomas Coley, Philip Coolidge, Frank Craven (as "Stage Manager"), John Craven (Broadway debut; as "George Gibbs"), Alice Donaldson, Marilyn Erskine, Tom Fadden, Jay Fassett, John Irving Finn, Mary Elizabeth Forbes, Walter O. Hill, Frank Howell, E. Irving Lock, James Malaidy, Aline McDermott, Charles Mellody, Doro Merande (as "Mrs. Soames"), Thomas Morgan, Dorothee Nolan, Shirley Osborn, Jean Platt, Katharine Raht, 'William Redfield (I)' (credited as Billy Redfield), Raymond Roe, William Roehrick, Leon Rose, Thomas W. Ross, Dorothy Ryan, 'Alfred Ryder (I)', Van Shem, William Short, Bernice Silver, Alida Stanley, Lyn Swann, Evelyn Varden, William Wadsworth, Charles Walters, Carrie Weller, Ann Weston, Charles Wiley Jr., Charles Wiley Sr. Understudy: Teresa Wright (as "Emily Webb"). NOTE: Filmed as Our Town (1940).
  • (1939) Stage: Appeared in "Foreigners" on Broadway.
  • (1942) Stage: Appeared in "The Willow and I" on Broadway.
  • (1944) Stage: Appeared (as "Emily Webb") in "Our Town" on Broadway. Drama (revival). Book by Thornton Wilder. Directed by Wesley McKee and Jed Harris (also producer). City Center: 10 Jan 1944-29 Jan 1944 (24 performances). Cast: Arthur B. Allen (as "Prof. Willard"), Montgomery Clift (as "George Gibbs"), Owen Coll (as "Constable Warren"), Marc Connelly (as "Stage Manager"), Curtis Cooksey (as "Dr. Gibbs"), Richard Dalton (as "Joe Crowell"), Parker Fennelly (as "Mr. Webb"), Frederica Going (as "Lady in the Box"), Alice Hill (as "Woman in the Balcony"), Walter O. Hill (as "Mr. Carter"), Carolyn Hummel (as "Rebecca Gibbs"), Donald Keyes (as "Howie Newsome"), Doro Merande (as "Mrs. Soames"), John Paul (as "Man in The Auditorium"), John Ravold (as "Joe Stoddard"), Ethel Remey (as "Mr. Webb"), Roy Robson (as "Si Crowell"), Teddy Rose (as "Wally Webb"), William Swetland (as "Simon Stimson"), Evelyn Varden (as "Mrs. Gibbs"), Jay Velie (as "Sam Craig"). NOTE: Filmed as Our Town (1940).
  • (1944) Stage: Appeared in "Soldier's Wife" on Broadway.
  • (1947) Stage: Appeared in "It Takes Two" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1950) Stage: Appeared in "Design for a Stained Glass Window" on Broadway. Drama.
  • (1951) Stage: Appeared (as "Sylvia") in "The Number" on Broadway. Melodrama. Written by Arthur Carter. Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang. Directed by George Abbott. Biltmore Theatre: 30 Oct 1951-12 Jan 1952 (87 performances). Cast: Dane Clark (as "Dominic Spizzilini"), Jennie Goldstein (as "Bessie Berger"), Diana Herbert (as "Waitress"), Louise Larabee (as "Alice"), Peggy Nelson (as "Dottie"), Guy Thomajan (as "Guido"), Bobby Vail (as "Dolly"), Luis Van Rooten (as "Lennie"), Murvyn Vye (as "Maury"), Anatol Winogradoff (as "Hyman Berger"). Produced by Paul Vroom and Irving Cooper.
  • (1952) Stage: Appeared (as "Ellen Turner") in "The Male Animal" on Broadway. Comedy (revival). Written by James Thurber and Elliott Nugent. Artistic Supervisor: George Schaefer. Scenic Design by Melvin Bourne. Costume Design by Noel Taylor. Directed by Michael Gordon. City Center: 30 Apr 1952-unknown (unknown performances). Cast: Elliott Nugent (as "Tommy Turner"), Robert Preston (as "Joe Ferguson"), Dorothy Blackburn (as "Myrtle Keller"), Charles Boaz (as "Wally Myers"), Matt Briggs (as "Ed Keller"), John Gerstad (as "Michael Barnes"), Peter Harris (as "Newspaper Reporter"), Halliwell Hobbes (as "Dean Frederick Damon"), Billy James (as "Nutsy Miller"), Eulabelle Moore (as "Cleota"), Nancy Nugent (as "Patricia Stanley"), Leora Thatcher (as "Mrs. Blanche Damon"). Produced by New York City Theatre Company.
  • (1952) Stage: Appeared (as "Ellen Turner") in "The Male Animal" on Broadway. Comedy (revival). Written by James Thurber and Elliott Nugent. Artistic Supervisor: George Schaefer. Scenic Design by Melvin Bourne. Costume Design by Noel Taylor. Directed by 'Michael Gordon (I)' (qw). Music Box Theatre: 15 May 1952-31 Jan 1953 (317 performances). Cast: Elliott Nugent (as "Tommy Turner"), Robert Preston (as "Joe Ferguson"), Dorothy Blackburn (as "Myrtle Keller"), Charles Boaz (as "Wally Myers"), Matt Briggs (as "Ed Keller"), John Gerstad (as "Michael Barnes"), Peter Harris (as "Newspaper Reporter"), Halliwell Hobbes (as "Dean Frederick Damon"), Billy James (as "Nutsy Miller"), Eulabelle Moore (as "Cleota"), Nancy Nugent (as "Patricia Stanley"), Leora Thatcher (as "Mrs. Blanche Damon"). Produced by John Golden. NOTE: (1) Filmed as The Male Animal (1942). (2) Theatre owned and operated by Irving Berlin and Lee Shubert.
  • (1953) Stage: Appeared in "The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1958) Stage: Appeared in "Cloud 7" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1960) Stage: Appeared in "A Distant Bell" on Broadway.
  • (1960) Stage: Appeared in "The Tumbler" on Broadway.
  • (1960) Stage: Appeared in "The 49th Cousin" on Broadway.
  • (1962) Stage: Appeared in "Never Too Late" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1964) Stage: Appeared (as "Nettie Cleary"; replacement actor) in "The Subject Was Roses" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Frank D. Gilroy. Scenic Design by Edgar Lansbury. Directed by Ulu Grosbard. Royale Theatre (moved to The Winthrop Ames Theatre from 3 Sep 1964-21 Mar 1965, then moved to The Helen Hayes Theatre from 23 Mar 1965-18 Dec 1965, then moved to Henry Miller's Theatre from 22 Dec 1965-26 Feb 1966, then moved to The Belasco Theatre from 1 Mar 1966-close): 25 May 1964-21 May 1966 (832 performances + an unknown number of previews that began on 18 May 1964). Cast: Jack Albertson (as "John Cleary"), Irene Dailey (as "Nettie Cleary"), Martin Sheen (as "Timmy Cleary"). Understudies: Matt Clark (as "Timmy Cleary"), Peg Murray (as "Nettie Cleary") and Joseph Sullivan (as "John Cleary"). Replacement actors [through 18 Dec 1965]: Walter McGinn (as "Timmy Cleary") [from 7 Sep 1965], Chester Morris (as "John Cleary") [from 7 Sep 1965], Maureen O'Sullivan (as "Nettie Cleary") [from 7 Sep 1965]. [During Henry Miller's Theatre and Belasco Theatre runs from 22 Dec 1965-close]: [staff replacements:] Production Stage Manager: Paul Leaf. Stage Manager: Dustin Hoffman. [cast replacements:] Walter McGinn (as "Timmy Cleary"), Chester Morris (as "John Cleary"), Maureen O'Sullivan (as "Nettie Cleary"). Standbys: Dustin Hoffman (as "Timmy Cleary"), Marjorie Stapp (as "Nettie Cleary"). NOTE: Filmed as The Subject Was Roses (1968).
  • (1975) Stage: Appeared in "The Skin of Our Teeth" on Broadway. Comedy (revival).
  • (1978) Stage: Co-produced / appeared in "First Monday in October" on Broadway. NOTE: Filmed as First Monday in October (1981).
  • (1991) Stage: Appeared in "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller. Drama (revival). NOTE: This was the first production of Tony Randall's National Actors' Theatre.
  • (3/17/41) Radio: Appeared in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "Cheers for Miss Bishop".
  • (5/6/40) Radio: Appeared (as "Emily Webb") in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "Our Town".
  • (4/20/42) Radio: Appeared (as "Hope Morris Spence") in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "One Foot in Heaven".
  • (1985) Stage: Produced "Twelve Angry Men", Los Angeles, CA.
  • (1937) Stage: Appeared in Robert Wallstein's play, "Marriage Royal," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA, with Margaret Anglin and Tamara in the cast.
  • (1937) Stage: Appeared in Noël Coward's play, "Tonight at 8:30," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA, with Doris Nolan in the cast.
  • (1937) Stage: Appeared in Robert E. Sherwood's play, "The Petrified Forest," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA, with Phillips Holmes in the cast.
  • (1961) Stage: Appeared in Whitfield Cook's play, "Future Perfect," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA, with Donald Woods in the cast.
  • (1939) Stage: Appeared in Thornton Wilder's play, "Our Town," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA, with Thornton Wilder in the cast.
  • (1947) Stage: Appeared in Rudolph Besier's play, "The Barretts of Wimpole Street," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA.
  • (1962) Stage: Appeared in Graham Greene's play, "The Complacent Lover," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ, with Walter Pidgeon in the cast. Del Hughes was director.
  • (8/61) Stage: Appeared in Whitfield Cook's play, "Future Perfect," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, ME, with Donald Woods in the cast.
  • (8/62) Stage: Appeared in Graham Greene's play, "The Complaisant Lover," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, ME, with Walter Pidgeon in the cast.
  • (3/13/44l) Radio: Appeared (as "Catherine Elizabeth Allen") in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "In Old Oklahoma".
  • (Sunday evening, October 30th, 1938) She was the leading off-screen female voice, that screamed often in Orson Welles' Mercury Radio Program members of the group that over dramatized science-fiction author, H.G Wells' novel, War of the Worlds.
  • (April 18, 1963) She acted in Hugh White and Nat Perrin's play, "The Open Book," at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, California with Charlotte Stewart in the cast. Clarke Gordon was director. C. Lowell Lees was artistic director.
  • (Summer 1950) She acted in Rose Franken's play, "Another Language," was performed in a Kenley Players production in Lakewood Park Theatre in Barnesville, Pennsylvania. John Kenley was artistic director.

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