She's My Baby. Musical comedy/farce. Material by Bert Kalmar
and Harry Ruby
. Music by Richard Rodgers
. Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
. Special Augmented Orchestra under the direction of Gene Salzer. Choreographed by Mary Read. Directed by Edward Royce. Globe Theatre: 3 Jan 1928- 3 Mar 1928 (71 performances). Cast: Beatrice Lillie
1 Print Biography |
2 Portrayals |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
[on Hollywood] The money was great, and you had a ball. I played in 96 pictures - maybe one or two good ones.
In 1912, he was the first person to sing the classic, 'My Melancholy Baby.' He was appearing at the Mozart Cafe in Denver, Colorado. He happened to visit a pub on Curtis Street, where he knew the proprietor. Knowing Bill was looking for a new song for his act, the proprietor directed him to the pub's back room, where George Norton and Ernie Burnett were in the process of composing 'My Melancholy ...
Played sarcastic characters