She acted in Arthur Laurents' play, "The Time of the Cuckoo," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with William Roerick and Olympia Dukakis in the cast.
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was supposedly brutally cold to her at their first meeting and later that same day one of the show's staff asked her how she could work for such a bitch to which Vivian Vance
replied, "If this show's a success then I'm going to learn to love that 'female dog'.
Legend has it that a clause in her television contract required her to stay 10 pounds heavier than costar/producer Lucille Ball
. Actually, this contract never existed, at least not in legal, binding form. It was a mock contract given to Vance by Ball as a gag gift sparking the legend it was a real contract.