Serious Money (1988). Satire. Written by Caryl Churchill
. Choral Director: Allan Corduner
[earliest Broadway credit]. Directed by Max Stafford-Clark. Royale Theatre: 9 Feb 1988- 20 Feb 1988 (15 performances + 21 previews that began on 20 Jan 1988). Cast: Valerie Bahakel, Alec Baldwin
(as "Grimes"), Allan Corduner
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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