Blanche is upset when Dorothy becomes popular with the patrons at her favorite bar, the Rusty Anchor.
Did You Know?
When one of the mourners at Sophia's wake goes into hysterics asking how Sophia died, Blanche thinks she's doing an impersonation of Claus von Bülow. von Bülow was a Danish born socialite who was arrested in 1979 for the attempted murder of his wife, Sunny von Bülow, by putting her in a coma with an overdose of insulin. See more
When Dorothy starts humming and then singing along with the piano player in the bar, he tells her, "You're very good, Dorothy." They had never met, so how would he know her name? See more
[Rose didn't mention the "living" part to the guests of Sophia's living wake
You idiot, everybody thinks she's dead now! Well, we're gonna have to tell them the truth before she comes out.
[the guests gasp
Thanks for coming to my wake! What do you think of the dress?
[Sophia slowly spins; guests shriek and gasp; a woman faints
Well, excuse me for buying off the rack!
Spoofs Some Like It Hot
Hardhearted Hannah (The Vamp of Savannah)
Written by Jack Yellen
, Milton Ager
, Bob Bigelow, and Charles Bates
Performed by Bea Arthur See more