Six O'Clock Theatre [production was composed of the following shows: Hope Is the Thing With Feathers, Celebration, Afternoon Storm]. Maxine Elliott's Theatre: 11 Apr 1948- 18 Apr 1948 (8 performances). Hope Is the Thing With Feathers (Revival): Written by Richard Harrity. Directed by Joseph A. Kramm
. Cast: Robert Alvin (as "...
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Being blacklisted is a special thing. I'm going to try to describe it to you. First, you must realize that you'll never know what hit you. Your agent will smile and tell you to keep checking as work fades from both your memories. The position of importance you felt when you came into his office doesn't exist, and the phone rings - welcome excuse - the visit is over. The money that poured into his...
It was Herta who brought the family to Topanga Canyon following husband Will Geer
's Hollywood blacklisting. He was an eternal optimist and she was the realist and survivor. After losing their own in Santa Monica, and before their money ran out, Herta bought five acres in the canyon for $10,000, which would become the site for their popular outdoor theater. They lived off the land and became ...