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(original story "Libeled Lady" - as Maurice Watkins)
(play "Chicago" - as Maurine Watkins)
(screenplay - as Maurine Watkins)
Her play, "Chicago," was performed at the Harris Theater in Chicago, Illinois with Francine Larrimore (Roxie Hart); Charles Halton (Amos Hart); James Coyle (Fred); Jack Roseleigh (Flynn); William Crimane (Sergeant Murdock); Norval Keedwell (Jake); Eda Heineman (Mary Sunshine); Dorothy Stickney (Velma); Caroline Morrison (Maggie...
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Did You Know?
Her non-musical play "Chicago, or, Play Ball" has become one of the most adapted plays in history. The play was a silent Cecil B. DeMille
feature in 1927 (Chicago
(1927)), a Ginger Rogers
comedy in 1942 (Roxie Hart
(1942)), a Bob Fosse
Broadway musical ("Chicago: A Musical Vaudeville") and a 2002 Oscar-winning musical film (Chicago