Blanche is upset when Dorothy becomes popular with the patrons at her favorite bar, the Rusty Anchor.
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When Dorothy goes with Blanche to The Rusty Anchor, she feels out of place. With everyone crowding around Blanche, Dorothy sits down alone near the piano player, who is noodling 'I Wanna Be Loved By You' (the song that Blanche sings later in the show). Dorothy begins to hum along, and the piano player senses a singer. "You sing, don't you?", he says to Dorothy. "How about some Irving Berlin? 'Blue Skies' . . . 'Always'" She politely declines, until he suggests 'What'll I Do'. "D-flat is good for me", she confidently says. They proceed to perform the song masterfully - and actually in the key of D-flat. See more
When Dorothy sings "Hardhearted Hanna," Blanche sits on the bar, facing forward. But in a close-up of her, she is turned to the side. See more
[Sophia and Rose come home, dressed in black, laughing
Oh girls, we just went to Doug Kirkpatrick's wake. It was the greatest.
I can't remember when I had so much fun. Those Irishmen! They even laid out Doug's body in the living room!
Oh, that sounds morbid.
I didn't have a problem with it. 'Til one of the relatives got drunk and started slow-dancing with the corpse. But even then it was surprisingly touching.
And speaking of being touched, it's nickel beer night at The Rusty Anchor. I'm gonna ...
Spoofs Three Little Words
Hardhearted Hannah (The Vamp of Savannah)
Written by Jack Yellen
, Milton Ager
, Bob Bigelow, and Charles Bates
Performed by Bea Arthur See more