Appeared (as "Ed") in "O Evening Star" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Zoe Akins
. Directed by Leontine Sagan
. Empire Theatre: 8 Jan 1936-Jan 1936 (closing date unknown/5 performances). Cast: Eddie Albert
, Edith Andree, Jack Ball, Quina Bilotti, Whitney Bourne, Ross Chetwynd, Frank Conroy
, Emily Draper, Ada Elliott, Edward
M/Sgt. Ezra Stone
Did You Know?
During Stone's WWII military duty, which started in 1942, the role of teenage Henry Aldrich on the popular 1939-1953 radio serial was played by another actor--Norman Tokar
, who later spent many years as a director at Disney--who actually was a teenager (19) and who had been Stone's longtime understudy. After a few others voiced the role, Stone resumed the voice in 1945 following his discharge and...