The Miracle Worker. Drama. Written by William Gibson
. Directed by Arthur Penn
. Playhouse Theatre: 19 Oct 1959- 1 Jul 1961 (719 performances). Cast: Anne Bancroft
(as "Annie Sullivan"), Patty Duke
(as "Helen Keller") [Broadway debut], Dale Ellen Bethea (as "Child"), Juanita Bethea
(as "Mary"), Miriam Butler (as "Martha"),
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Did You Know?
On her "girl next door" image": "When Warren Beatty
called a girl up, it was usually to try to get her into the sack. But he called me to find out what kind of bologna I used. I just don't have what it takes, I guess. Raquel Welch
has what it takes. She's so sexy and gorgeous, even I want to jump on her!"
Met her future husband, Tom Poston
, when they appeared together in the 1959 Broadway comedy "The Golden Fleecing". However, they didn't marry for more than 40 years.