(1925). Stage Play: When You Smile. Musical comedy. Music by Tom Johnstone. Book by Tom Johnstone and Jack Alicoate. Lyrics by Phil Cook. Musical Director: F. Wheeler Wadsworth. Music arranged by Ronald Ross. Choreographed by Raymond Midgley. Directed by Oscar Eagle
. National Theatre (moved to The Central...
5' 3" (1.60 m)
Did You Know?
The trouble with most comedians who try to do satire is that they are essentially brash, noisy and indelicate people who have to use a sledge hammer to smash a butterfly. Miss Coca, on the other hand, is the timid woman who, when aroused, can beat a tiger to death with a feather. -- TV critic
Was nominated for Broadway's 1978 Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Musical) for "On the Twentieth Century."