Appeared in Herbert and Ellis' revue "Streamline," in Charles B. Cochran's production at the Palace Theatre in London, England, with Florence Desmond, Roy Russell, Charles Heslop, Naunton Wayne
, Tilly Losch
, Nora Howard, La Jana, June Hart, Sepha Treble, Iris March, William Stephens, Moya Nugent, Esmond Knight and Kyra Nijinsky...
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[on Ira Gershwin] When Paul Draper and I were starting out on our first concert tour - I was to play, and he to dance - I was living out in California, about three blocks away from Ira. The day I was to leave by train to meet Paul in Denver for our first engagement, I was pretty nervous, as you can imagine. The doorbell rang. It was Ira. he handed me a package, In it was some formal dresswear. ...
When he was asked to do the score for Genevieve his agent asked for 750 pounds but was told the studio couldn't afford that much and instead offered him 2.5% of the profits. The agent tried to convince him to decline saying this film was intended to be a 'quota' film which would probably never make back its cost in takings. He decided to take the chance having liked what he had seen of the work ...