(1947) Stage: Appeared (as "Iras") in "Antony and Cleopatra" on Broadway
. Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Incidental music by Paul Nordoff. Directed by Guthrie McClintic
. Martin Beck Theatre: 26 Nov 1947-13 Mar 1948 (126 performances). Cast: Ralph Clanton, Katharine Cornell
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Did You Know?
[referring to her "matronly" casting] I was born old.
Following her second divorce, she had a long affair with legendary Broadway fixture George Abbott
that began when she was 43 and he was 81. It ended 10 years later when the director cheated on her with a younger woman.