Caponsacchi. Drama. Written by Arthur Goodrich and Rose A. Palmer. Based on the poem "The Ring and the Book" by Robert Browning. Hampden's Theatre: 26 Oct 1926- Jun 1927 (closing date unknown/269 performances). Cast: Marie Adels, Dallas Anderson
(as "Gherardi"), Anthony Andre, Edith Barrett
(as "Pompilia"), Howard Claney, Edwin...
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Brown-eyed former child actress, with fair complexion and birdlike features. She had a very successful 25-year career on the stage, which were never matched by her later performances on screen. According to actor Roddy McDowell, who knew her as a child, she suffered from mental illness from very early on. Her condition deteriorated -- exacerbated by alcoholism and an addiction to amphetamines -- ...