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
(as "Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt"; also producer), ...
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When the curtain went up or the camera rolled, I did the best I could . . . [I loved] the challenge and the opportunity to leave reality behind and become someone else.
She admitted to having a drinking problem and confessed that she would head for the vodka right after the curtain went down. Liquor was a fixture in her dressing room but she claims that she never appeared on stage drunk.