Margaret Schiller (1916). Written by Hall Caine
. New Amsterdam Theatre (moved to The Empire Theatre from 13 Mar 1916- Close): 31 Jan 1916- unknown (72 performances). Cast: Joseph Adelman, Grace Carlyle, Horton Cooper, Paul Doucet
, Fred Esmelton
, Elsie Ferguson, Warburton Gamble
, Runa Hodges, Gareth Hughes
5' 7" (1.70 m)
Did You Know?
I don't care for the 'new' in art - a stage set with a table, a chair, a bit of drapery - I don't think that pomp, pageantry and grandeur detract from the spoken work. The actor needs the atmosphere of beauty and artistry. Just now, we hear much of the new in art. 'Art is beauty' - and beauty is always new...