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  • (1917 - 1938) Active on Broadway in the following productions:
  • (1917) Stage Play: This Way Out. Written by Frank Craven. George M. Cohan's Theatre: 30 Aug 1917- Sep 1917 (closing date unknown/28 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin [Broadway debut], David Burton, Frank Craven, Millicent Evans, Grace Goodall, Harold Grau, Edythe Lyle, Charles Merriwell, Jed Prouty, Charles Trowbridge, George Williams. Produced by J. Fred Zimmerman Jr.
  • (1917) Stage Play: The Claim. Drama. Written by Charles Kenyon and Frank Dare. Directed by Ira Hards. Fulton Theatre: 9 Oct 1917- Oct 1917 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Florine Arnold, Walter Baldwin, Melton Clodagh, Charles Halton, Horace James, Geraldine O'Brien, Florence Roberts, Edward H. Robins, Al Stuart, Reina Thomas, George Thompson, Lorna Volare, J.H. Williams. Produced by The Estate of Henry B. Harris. Note: Produced by Metro Pictures as The Claim (1918).
  • (1923) Stage Play: The Changelings. Comedy. Written by Lee Wilson Dodd. Henry Miller's Theatre: 17 Sep 1923- Jan 1924 (closing date unknown/128 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin (as "Degan"), Blanche Bates (as "Karen Aldcroft"), Elmer Brown (as "Fisher"), Ruth Chatterton (as "Fay Faber"), Laura Hope Crews (as "Dora Faber"), Geoffrey Kerr (as "Wicky Faber"), Felix Krembs (as "Clyde Halstead"), Reginald Mason (as "Fenwick Faber"), Henry Miller (as "Wallace Aldcroft"). Produced by Henry Miller's Theater Co.
  • (1924) Stage Play: Nerves. Written by John Farrar and Stephen Vincent Benet. Directed by William A. Brady. Comedy Theatre: 1 Sep 1924- Sep 1924 (closing date unknown/16 performances). Cast: Kyra Alanova Jean Walter Baldwin (as "Rook"), Humphrey Bogart (as "Bob Thatch"), Reed Brown Jr. (as "Paul Overman"), Marie Curtis, T.C. Durham Jr., John Gray, Cynthia Hyde, Paul Kelly (as "Ted Hill"), Barbara Kitson, Winifred Lenihan, Kenneth MacKenna, John McCauley, Mary Phillips, Edward H. Wever, Henry Whittemore. Produced by William A. Brady.
  • (1926) Stage Play: The Good Fellow. Comedy. Written by George S. Kaufman and Herman J. Mankiewicz. Directed by Howard Lindsay and George S. Kaufman. Playhouse Theatre: 5 Oct 1926- Oct 1926 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast: Jennet Adair (as "Mrs. Helton"), Stanley Andrews (as "Louis Fender"), Morris Ankrum (as "Frank Reynolds"), Walter Baldwin (as "Dan Ripley"), Clara Blandick, Robert Burlen (as "Charlie Arbuckle"), Earle Craddock (as "Harry Barker"), John E. Hazzard (as "Jim Helton), Victor Kilian (as "Bill Cutler") [Broadway debut], Jacob Kingsbury (as "Saul Rabinowitz"), Stewart Masten (as "Ed Mullins"), Lester Neilson (as "Willie Curtis"), Walter W. Shuttleworth (as "Fred Busby"), Ethel Taylor (as "Ethel Helton"), Lester Vail (as "Tom Drayton"), Forrest Zimmer (as "Harry Branders"). Produced by Crosby Gaige.
  • (1928) Stage Play: The Front Page. Comedy. Written by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur. Directed by George S. Kaufman. Times Square Theatre: 14 Aug 1928- Apr 1929 (closing date unknown/276 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin (as "Bensinger, of The Tribune"), George Barbier (as "The Mayor"), Violet Barney, Eduardo Ciannelli (as "Diamond Louis"), Frank Conlan, Claude Cooper (as "Sheriff Hartman"), Jessie Crommette, Matthew Crowley, Larry Doyle, George Fleming, William Foran, Frances Fuller (as "Peggy Grant") [Broadway debut], Allen Jenkins (as "Endicott, of The Post"), George Leach, Osgood Perkins (as "Walter Burns"), Willard Robertson, Joseph Calleia (as "Kruger, of The Journal of Commerce"), Dorothy Stickney (as "Mollie Malloy"), Lee Tracy (as "Hildy Johnson, of The Herald Examiner"), Carrie Weller, Gene West, Jay Wilson, Vincent York (as "Wilson, of The American"), Tammany Young (as "Schwartz, of The Daily News"). Produced by Jed Harris. Note: Filmed by The Caddo Company [distributed by United Artists] as The Front Page (1931), by Universal Pictures as The Front Page (1974), and by Columbia Pictures Corporation as His Girl Friday (1940).
  • (1930) Stage Play: Grand Hotel. Drama. Written by William Absalom Drake. From the German of Vicki Baum. Assistant Director: Fritz Feld. General Stage Manager: Joseph Calleia [credited as Joseph Spurin-Calleia]. Stage Manager: Walter Baldwin. Scenic Design by Aline Bernstein. Directed by Herman Shumlin. National Theatre: 13 Nov 1930- Dec 1931 (closing date unknown/459 performances). Cast: Hortense Alden (as "Flaemmchen"), Lester Alden, Walter Baldwin (as "Desk Clerk"), Audrey Bauer (as "Chambermaid"), Romaine Callender (as "Dr. Otternschlag"), Fred Eckhart (as "Porter"), Harry Hanlon, Stephen Irving (as "Schweimann"), Sam Jaffe (as "Kringelein"), Eugenie Leontovich (as "Grusinskaia"), Richard Lloyd (as "Waitz"), William Nunn, Rafaela Ottiano (as "Suzanne"), Florence Pendleton, Clarence Rock (as "Gigolo"), Sig Ruman [credited as Siegfried Rumann] (as "Preysing"), 'Harry D. Southard (as "Justice Zinnowitz"), Joseph Calleia [credited as Joseph Spurin-Calleia] (as "Chauffeur"), Frank W. Taylor (as "Reception Manager"), Albert Dekker [credited as Albert Van Dekker], (as "Baron von Gaigern"), Walter Vonnegut (as "Senf"). Produced by Herman Shumlin. Produced in association with Harry Moses. Nore: Filmed as Grand Hotel (1932).
  • (1933) Stage Play: Shooting Star. Written by Noel Pierce and Bernard C. Schoenfeld. Directed by Bela Blau. Selwyn Theatre: 12 Jun 1933- Jun 1933 (closing date unknown/16 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin (as "Hank Morrisey"), Oliver Barbour, Mathilde Baring (as "Second Maid"), Violet Barney, Mary Alice Collins, George Cowell, Helen Crane, Joseph Downing, Roland Drew, Robert C. Fischer, Robert Gleckler, Samuel Goldenberg, George Houston, Francine Larrimore, Van Lowe, Harriet E. MacGibbon (as "Hannah, Mrs. Mercer"), Barry Mahool, Gene Moore, Scott Moore, Barry O'Neill, Henry O'Neill (as "Carl Hoffman"), Lee Patrick (as "Flo Curtis"), William Sharpe, Edith Shayne, Beverly Sitgreaves, Gilbert Squarey, Engel Sumner, Forrest Taylor, Philip Van Zandt, Frank Wilcox (as "Leo Bennett"), Cora Witherspoon (as "Edna Judd"), Vincent York. Produced by Crosby Gaige and Kenneth Nash.
  • (1934) Stage Play: I, Myself. Drama. Written by Adelyn Bushnell. Directed by Charles Hopkins. Mansfield Theatre: 9 May 1934- May 1934 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin (as "Dan O'Brien"), David Bern, Larry Bolton, William Bonelli, Eddie Brennan, Constance Brown, Harry M. Cooke (as "Harry Stimpson"), William David, Alice Dowd, Martin Howe, David Hughes (as "Reverend MacDonald"), George Hughes, Eleanor King, Edmund MacDonald, Norvin Mack (as "Quartet"), Robert J. Mulligan (as "Connelly"), Frank Roberts (as "Squinty Anderson"), Edith Speare, Warren Trent, Charles Trowbridge (as "Bill Trent") [final Broadway role], Frank Verigun (as "Mike Butler"), Regina Wallace (as "Alice Trent"), Frank Wilcox (as "David Martin"), Muriel Wright, William Zinell. Produced by Malcolm L. Pearson and Donald E. Baruch.
  • (1934) Stage Play: Jayhawker. Comedy.
  • (1935) Stage Play: Battleship Gertie. Farce. Written by Frederick Hazlitt Brennan. Scenic Design by Boris Aronson. Directed by Arthur Sircom. Lyceum Theatre: 18 Jan 1935- Jan 1935 (closing date unknown/2 performances). Cast: Walter Baldwin (as "Senator Blowney"), Frederick Banker, Oliver Barbour, Moana Chu, Boyd Crawford, William Culloo, Harry Davenport (as "Senator Heffermeister") [final Broadway role], Gladys Griswold, Joseph P. Harris, Frank Jaquet, George Lessey, Helen Lynd, Horace McMahon (as "Marine Sergeant Grogan"), Claude McNair, Burgess Meredith (as "Seaman Jones"), Lora Rogers, Richard Taber, George R. Taylor, Richard Toms, Philip Truex (as "Price"), Philip Wood, Ernest Woodward, Herbert A. Yost. Produced by Courtney Burr.
  • (1936) Stage Play: Mid-West. Drama.
  • (1936) Stage Play: Swing Your Lady. Comedy.

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