Horse Eats Hat. Book adapted by Edwin Denby
[earliest Broadway credit] and Orson Welles. Based on "Un Chapeau de Paille D'Italie" by Eugene Labiche. Music by Paul Bowles
[earliest Broadway credit]. Music arranged by Virgil Thomson. Musical Director: Virgil Thomson. Directed by Orson Welles
. Maxine Elliott Theatre: 26 Sep 1936- ...
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My wife told me one of the sweetest things one could hear: "I am not jealous. But I am truly sad for all the actresses who embrace you and kiss you while acting, for with them, you are only pretending."
Was cast as C.K. Dexter Haven in the original 1939 Broadway production of Philip Barry
's play Philadelphia StoryZ with Katharine Hepburn
. When Hepburn, who owned the rights, sold the story to MGM, Cary Grant
was cast in the part.
Distinctive, almost raspy, deep voice.