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Maria (as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)
Baroness Von Obersdorf (as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)
Med. assistant's wife
The Saint (1924). Drama. Written by Stark Young
. Greenwich Village Theatre: 11 Oct 1924- Oct 1924 (closing date unknown/17 performances). Cast: Leo Carrillo
(as "Valdez"), Louis Casavant, Charles Ellis, Helen Freeman
(as "Marietta"), C. Henry Gordon
(as "Dedaux"), Stanley Howlett, Barry Kenton, James Meighan, Norma Millay, ...
1 Portrayal |
2 Articles |
Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya | Mariya Uspenskaya
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
Did You Know?
Co-founder of the American Laboratory Theater with Polish actor/director Richard Boleslawski
, she was the first Russian actor from the Moscow Art Theatre to teach the Stanislavski Method in the United States. Her methods greatly influenced her young students Lee Strasberg
and Harold Clurman
, founders of the Group Theater (1931-40). Strasberg first practiced his very personal variation of the ...
Wizened, old vaguely European women who hold some authority