Street Scene (1929). Written by Elmer Rice
. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
. Directed by Elmer Rice. Playhouse Theatre: 10 Jan 1929- Jun 1930 (closing date unknown/601 performances). Cast: Astrid Allwyn
[credited as Astrid Alwynn] (as "College Girl/Nursemaid") [Broadway debut], Joseph Baird, Beulah Bondi
(as "Emma Jones"), Samuel...
Did You Know?
Born of Swedish parents, blonde Astrid Allwyn was brought to Hollywood in 1932 on the wave of Garbo-mania. Born in Springfield, Massachusetts, she never reached the lofty heights of stardom and, instead, played a succession of icy, predatory 'other women' who would tempt or seduce the hero and make life difficult for the heroine - but only momentarily. She made her stage debut in 'Street Scene' ...