Woman in window
She played Sarah the Old in Tom Eyen's play, "Sarah B. Divine! A Musical Biographical Fantasy on the Life of Sarah Bernhardt," in a Festival of Two Worlds production at the Teatrino Delle Sette in Spoleto, Italy with Karole Kaye Stevenson (played Little Sarah), Elizabeth Spender (played Eternal Maid & Anita), Bobo Legendre (...
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Weight shouldn't be a hindrance, but casting people are afraid of it. I could play 'Medea,' but they wouldn't cast me for it.
Director Martin Scorsese
was the first director on Shirley's debut film The Honeymoon Killers
(1970). The inexperienced Scorsese was actually replaced because of artistic and personality clashes with producer Warren Steibel.