(play "Chicago" - as Maurine Watkins)
(screenplay - as Maurine Watkins)
Wrote "Revelry", produced on Broadway. Based the novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams
. Directed / produced by Robert Milton
. Theatre Masque: 12 Sep 1927-Oct 1927 (closing date unknown/48 performances). Cast: Harry Bannister, 'Lionel Bevans' (as "Second Guard"), Frederick Burton, Berton Churchill
(as "Willis Markham"), James Crane, ...
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Maureen Watkins | Maurine Watkins
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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