Other Works

  • (1933) Stage Play: Murder at the Vanities. Musical comedy/drama. Book by Earl Carroll and Rufus King [earliest Broadway credit]. Additional dialogue by Eugene Conrad. Lyrics by Edward Heyman. Additional lyrics by Ned Washington, Paul Francis Webster and Herman Hupfeld. Music by Richard Meyers. Additional music by Victor Young, John J. Loeb, Herman Hupfeld and John W. Green. Musical Direction by Ray Kavanaugh. Music orchestrated by Edward Powell and [error]. Dialogue staged by Burk Symon. Dances by Chester Hale. Additional dance arrangements by Ned McGurn. Directed by Earl Carroll. New Amsterdam Theatre: (moved to The Majestic Theatre from 10 Mar 1934 to close): 12 Sep 1933- 10 Mar 1934 (207 performances). Cast: James Rennie, Sybil Aarons, Janet Abbott, Ednamay Adair, Jean Adair (as "Madame Tanqueray, Wardrobe Mistress"), Wiley Adams, Ernestine Anderson, Renee Armour, Charles Ashley, Olga Baklanova, William Balfour (as "Noomhouse, Night Watchman"), DeDon Blumier, Mickey Braatz, Eileen Burns, Marion Callahan, Earl Carroll (as Cameo appearance; is only time on stage as an actor), Eunice Coleman, Amby Costello, James Coughlin, Robert Cummings, Sylvia Curry, Dorothy Dawes, Nancy Dolan, Patsy Drew, Lew Eckles (as "Mr. Kerrick, Assistant District Attorney"), Caja Eric, Muriel Evans (as "[one of]The Most Beautiful Girls in the World"), William Fay, Betty French, Paul Gerrish, Dolores Grant, Flo Harris, Patricia Hayward, Ruth Hillard, Billy House (as "Walter Buck, Assistant Stage Manager"), Charles G. Johnson, Joyce Johnson, Constance Jordan, Elise Joyce, Marie Kahrkahn, Evelyn Kelly, Irene Kelly, Alice Kerwin, Frank Kingdon (as "Mr. Martin, the General Manager"), Evalyn Knapp (as "[one of] The Most Beautiful Girls in the World"), Ben Lackland (as "Billy Slade"), Al Lee, Sari Leone, Ben Lewis, Lewis & Van, Bela Lugosi (as "Siebenkase") [final Broadway role], Mackie & Lavallie, Helen Madison, Francis X. Mahoney, June Mahr, Ruth Mann, Adeline Martin, Ruth Miller, Woods Miller, Villi Milli, Pauline Moore (as "Liane Ware, a Vanities Girl"), Kay Murphy, Martha Murray, Alice Nelson, Hazel Nevin, Gay Orlova, Anita Patterson, Dorothy Plant, Martha Pryor, Helena Rapport, Naomi Ray, F. Raymond, June Raymond, Lorna Rode, Elsie Rossi, Ann Rothey, Alma Saunders, Leone Sedalle, Marion Semler, Samuel Shaw, Phil Sheridan (as "Winchester"), Laurie Shevlin, Lisa Silbert, Francine Sinclaire, Anya Taranda, Walker Thornton, Edwin Vickery, Una Vilon, Emily Von Hoven, Beryl Wallace (as "Hope Carol, a Vanities Girl"), Ferne Ward, Marie Warren, Al Webster, Joan Webster, Barbara Winchester, Evelyn Witt. Produced by Earl Carroll.
  • (1934) Stage Play: Invitation to a Murder. Mystery/melodrama. Written by Rufus King. Directed by A.H. Van Buren. Theatre Masque: 17 May 1934- Jul 1934 (closing sate unknown/53 performances). Cast: Walter Abel (as "Dr. Linton"), Humphrey Bogart (as "Horatio Channing"), Edgar Charles, Sherling Oliver, Walter Plinge, Jane Seymour, James Shelburne, Gale Sondergaard (as "Lorinda Channing"), William Valentine, Juan Varro, Daphne Warren-Wilson. Produced by Ben Stein. Note: Filmed by Warner Bros. as The Hidden Hand (1942).
  • (1936) Stage: Wrote (w/Milton Lazarus) "I Want a Policeman", produced on Broadway. Comedy. Scenic Design by Cleon Throckmorton. Directed by Arthur Sircom. Lyceum Theatre: 14 Jan 1936-Feb 1936 (closing date unknown/47 performances). Cast: Wendy Atkin, Eleanore Breen, Robert Bartron, Larry Bolton, Sylvia Field (as "Fern Davidson"), Frederick Graham, H. Dudley Hawley (as "Eric Davidson"), Weldon Heyburn (as "Alfaro"), Paul Huber (as "Police Commissioner Baldwin"), Con MacSunday, Harold Morfet, Barry Sullivan (as "Capt. Lynch"), Clinton Sundberg (as "Charles Talbot"), Estelle Winwood (as "Lady Breen"), Eric Wollencott. Produced by Francis I. Curtis and Richard Meyers.
  • (1925) Novel: "North Star: A Dog Story of the Canadian Northwest". NOTE: Filmed as North Star (1925).
  • (1936) Novel: "The Case of the Constant God"
  • Story: "Secret Beyond the Door" (filmed as Secret Beyond the Door... (1947))
  • Novel: "The Victoria Docks at Eight" (filmed as White Tie and Tails (1946))
  • Story: "Love Letters of a Star" (filmed as Love Letters of a Star (1936))
  • (1929) Story: "Murder by the Clock" (filmed as Murder by the Clock (1931)).
  • Story: "The Silent Command" (filmed as The Silent Command (1923))
  • (1944) Noel: "The Case of the Dowager's Etchings"
  • (1939) Novel: "The Case of the Redoubled Cross"
  • (1937) Novel: "Crime of Violence"
  • (1945) Novel: "Deadly Dove"
  • (1942) Novel: "Design in Evil"
  • (1941) Noovel: "Diagnosis Murder"
  • (1951) Novel: "Duenna to a Murder"
  • (1928) Novel: "THe Faces of Danger"
  • (1928) Novel: "The Fatal Kiss Mystery"
  • (1940) Novel: "Holiday Homicide"

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