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Active on Broadway in the following productions:

Therese (1945).

The Trojan Women (1941). Music by Lehman Engel. Written by Euripides. Translated by Gilbert Murray. Cort Theatre: 15 Mar 1941- unknown (unknown performances). Cast: Cameron Mitchell, Walter Slezak, Margaret Webster, Dame May Whitty. Produced by The Experimental Theatre, Inc.

Romeo and Juliet (1940). Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare. Production Design by Laurence Olivier. Scenic Design by Motley. Costume Design by Motley. Lighting Design by Robert Edmond Jones. Incidental music by Alexander Steinert and Laurence Olivier. Directed by Laurence Olivier. 51st Street Theatre: 9 May 1940- 8 Jun 1940 (36 performances). Cast: Virginia Burchfield, Mary Kane, Patricia Knight, Vivien Leigh (as "Juliet, daughter to Capulet"), Nancie B. Marsland (as "A Cook"), Laurence Olivier (as "Romeo, son of Montague), Charles Prescott, Howard Stark, Wesley Addy (as "Benvolio, nephew to Montague and friend to Romeo"), William Barrows, Ralph Brooke, Walter Brooke, Hazel Brown, Robert Busch, Oliver Cliff, Frank Downing, H. Robert Edwards, Brant Gorman, Wilton Graff, Ralph Grayson, Earle Grey, Halliwell Hobbes (as "Capulet"), Barbara Horder, Ted Huish, Raymond Johnson, Alexander Knox (as "Friar Laurence, a Franciscan), Charles Martin, Jack Merivale, Nan Merriman, Edmond O'Brien (as "Mercutio, kinsman to the prince and friend to Romeo), Tileston Perry, Joan Shepard, Clara Speer, Morton Stevens (as "Watchman/Old Capulet/Friar John, a Franciscan"), John Straub, Joseph Tomes, Katherine Warren, Ben Webster, Dame May Whitty (as "Nurse to Juliet"), Cornel Wilde (as "Tybalt, nephew to Lady Capulet"). Produced by Laurence Olivier.

Yr. Obedient Husband (1938). Comedy. Written by Horace Jackson. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Directed by John Cromwell. Broadhurst Theatre: 10 Jan 1938- Jan 1938 (closing date unknown/8 performances). Cast: Frieda Altman (as "Podd"), Leslie Austen, J.W. Austin, Montgomery Clift, Florence Eldridge (as "Prue"), Brenda Forbes, Helena Glenn, A.J. Herbert, Marilyn Jolie, Walter Jones, Fredric March, Ethel Morrison, John Picard, Katherine Stewart, Harold Thomas, Dame May Whitty, Martin Wolfson. Produced by Marwell Production, Inc.

Night Must Fall (1936). Mystery.

There's Always Juliet (1932). Comedy.

(1908). Stage Play: Irene Wycherley. Written by Anthony Wharton [credited as Anthony P. Wharton]. Astor Theatre: 20 Jan 1908- Feb 1908 (closing date unknown/39 performances). Cast: Viola Allen, Edwin Arden, John Glendinning, Dorothy Hammond [final Broadway role], Walter Hampden [Broadway debut], Selene Johnson, Ffolliott Paget, Lillian Shirley, Mrs. Sam Sothern, Grant Stewart, Hodgson Taylor, Nellie Thorne, Dame May Whitty [Broadway debut]. Produced by Liebler & Co.

(1933) She acted in Dorothy Massingham's play, "The Lake," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England with Esme Church, Marie Ney, and Alan Napier in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.

(1936) She acted in Emlyn Williams' play, "Night Must Fall," at the Duchess Theatre in London, England with Emlyn Williams, Angela Baddeley, Kathleen Harrison, Basil Radford, and Miles Malleson in the cast.

(1933-1934) She acted in Harley Granville Barker's play, "The Voysey Inheritance," at the Sadler's Wells Theatre in London, England with Felix Aylmer, Harcourt Williams, Maurice Evans, Marius Goring, Hermione Hanne, O.B. Clarence, and George Devine in the cast. Harley Granville Barker and Harcourt Williams were directors.

(August 12,1912) She acted in James Montgomery's play, "Ready Money," at the New Theatre in London, England with Allan Aynesworth, Hilda Antony, and Kenneth Douglas in the cast.

(September 18,1924-November 1924) She acted in Channing Pollock's play, "The Fool," at the Apollo Theatre in London, England with Henry Ainley, Mary Merrall, F. Bellamy, Clare Harris, Morton Selton, Julian Royce, Sara Sothern, and Olga Lindo in the cast.

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