Appeared (Broadway debut) in "Skydrift" on Broadway. Written by Harry Kleiner
. Scenic Design / Costume Design by Motley. Directed by Roy Hargrave
. Belasco Theatre: 13 Nov 1945-17 Nov 1945 (7 performances). Cast: Wolfe Barzell
(as "Mr. Bucelli"), William Chambers (as "Pvt. Edward Freling"), Zachary A. Charles (as "Pvt. Mario ...
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Rita Moreno Gordon | Rosita Moreno
5' 2½" (1.59 m)
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Once we went to the apartment of some brothers. Obviously, their parents were not at home. One of them was a big flirt, and he had a little bit of peach fuzz over his upper lip, and he was making eyes at me. He said, "Whatever you do, don't put on perfume, because that really makes me crazy." Immediately, I went into his mother's bedroom and dabbed some behind my ears.
In her memoir she describes how stunned she was when a handsome stranger, with his wife on his arm, very brazenly flirted with her. It was the 1950s and the man was then-Sen. John F. Kennedy
. Moreno also described her disappointment about one-time lover Elvis Presley
being much more like "a baby brother" than a stud.