The Jazz Singer. Comedy/drama. Written by Samson Raphaelson
. Directed by Albert Lewis. Fulton Theatre: 14 Sep 1925- Jun 1926 (closing date unknown/303 performances). Cast: Ted Athley (as "Gene"), Irma Block (as "Irma"), Paul Byron, Rita Crane, Frances Dippel, Barney Fagan, Phoebe Foster
(as "Mary Dale"), Nathaniel Freyer, Grace...
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Leading actress and singer, trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and on Broadway from 1914. Had a prolific stage career until the end of the 1930's, but failed to get more than mere supporting roles in films. She was married to millionaire Harold LeRoy Whitney, heir to an ironworks fortune.