(1934). Stage Play: Romeo and Juliet. Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Adapted by Katharine Cornell
. Choreographed by Martha Graham
. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
. Directed by Guthrie McClintic
. Martin Beck Theatre: 20 Dec 1934- Feb 1935 (closing date unknown/77 performances). Cast: Brian Aherne
George MacReady | George McCready
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
My freshman year [at Brown University] I tried out for the dramatic club. I have been interested in the theater ever since I could remember. I worked diligently over "Friends, Romans, Countrymen..." and when it was my turn to try out for the club, I got to my feet and began Antony's lines. After I finished...
The 1934 edition of the Brown University alumni newsletter said: "George Macready '21 is still touring the provinces with Katharine Cornell
in 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'The Barretts of Wimpole Street.' Mrs. Macready [Elizabeth Dana] is in the company, and the Macready heir is in New York, where Miss Mary Macready, one of George's aunts, is looking out for it until the parents come home".
Gravelly smoke burnished Voice