Ladies' Night. Comedy/farce. Written by Avery Hopwood
and Charlton Andrews
. Eltinge 42nd Street Theatre: 9 Aug 1920- Jun 1921 (closing date unknown/360 performances). Cast: Helen Barnes (as "Tillie"), John Cumberland (as "Jimmy Walters"), Eleanor Dawn (as "Miss Murphy"), Vincent Dennie (as "Bob Stanhope"), Edward Douglas (as "...
Did You Know?
The University of Michigan's Hopwood Program, which awards the prestigious "Hopwood Prize" for creative writing, is named after him. Notable Hopwood Prize winners include playwright Arthur Miller
, Frank O'Hara, director-screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan
and transgressive short-story writer Mary Gaitskill
. Hopwood was a Michigan alumnus who left a bequest in his will establishing the awards. The ...