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  • (1926 - 1934) Appeared on Broadway in the following productions:
  • (1926) Stage Play: The Great Gatsby. Drama. Written by Owen Davis. Based the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Directed by George Cukor. Ambassador Theatre: 31 Oct 1922- Feb 1923 (closing date unknown/112 performances). Cast: Edward Butler (as "Ryan"), Elliot Cabot (as "Tom Buchanan"), William Clifford (as "Doc Civit"), Robert W. Craig (as "Wilson"), Charles Dickson (as "Meyer Wolfshiem"), Florence Eldridge (as "Daisy (Fay) Buchanan"), Josephine Evans (as "Myrtle Wilson"), Gladys Feldman (as "Mrs. Turner"), Carol Goodner (as "Catherine Rogers"), Porter Hall (as "Milt Gay") [Broadway debut], Virginia Hennings (as "Sally"), Grace Heyer (as "Mrs. Morton"), William Leith (as "Crosby"), Ellen Mason (as "Mrs. Gay"), Gordon Mullen (as "Donovan"), Richard Rawson (as "Tom Turner"), James Rennie (as "Jay Gatsby"), Margherita Sargent (as "Mrs. Fay"), Ralph Sprague (as "Lt. Carson"), Edward H. Wever (as "Nick Carraway"), Catherine Willard (as "Jordan Baker"). Produced by William A. Brady. Note: Filmed as The Great Gatsby (1926), The Great Gatsby (1949), The Great Gatsby (1974), and The Great Gatsby (2013).
  • (1926) Stage Play: Naked. Written by Luigi Pirandello. Translated by Arthur Livingston. Directed by Augustin Duncan. Princess Theatre: 8 Nov 1926- Dec 1926 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: Carroll Ashburn (as "Grotti") [Broadway debut], Carlin Crandall (as "Franco Laspiga"), Augustin Duncan (as "Ludovico Nota"), Porter Hall (as "Alfredo Cantavalle"), Mattie Keene (as "Signoria Onoria"), Marguerite Risser (as "Ersilia Drei"), Georgiana Von Tornow (as "Emma"). Produced by Augustin Duncan.
  • (1927) Stage Play: Loud Speaker. Farce. Directed by Harry Wagstaff Gribble. 52nd Street Theatre: 7 Mar 1927- Apr 1927 (closing date unknown/42 performances). Cast included Porter Hall (as "Peterson").
  • (1928) Stage Play: Night Hostess. Comedy/drama. Directed by Winchell Smith. Written by Philip Dunning. Martin Beck Theatre: 12 Sep 1928- Dec 1928 (closing date unknown/117 performances). Cast: Jane Allyn (as "Rita"), Carl Alps (as "Musician"), Harry L. Beck (as "Winner and Loser"), J.S. Boatsman (as "First Chump"), Katherine Burns (as "Other Hostesses") [Broadway debut], William Cox (as "Croupier"), Gail De Hart (as "Julia"), Chester De Whirst (as "Second Chump"), Jane Dix (as "Winner and Loser"), Norman Foster (as "Rags Conway"), Jacob Frank (as "Winner and Loser"), Phillip Frank (as "Croupier"), Maurice Freeman (as "Ben Fischer"), Jeff Gaines (as "Croupier"), Beth Gear (as "Winner and Loser"), Porter Hall (as "Tish"), Averell Harris(as "Chris Miller"), Helen Henderson (as "Other Hostesses"), John Humphrey (as "Other Attendant"), Elsie Hyde (as "Winner and Loser"), John L. Kearney (as "Herman"), Louise Kirtland (as "Peggy"), Bjorn Koefoed (as "Winner and Loser"), Charles Laite (as "Tom Hayes"), Henry Lawrence (as "Joe"), Norman Levene (as "Musician"), Lilian Lyndon (as "Dot"), Ruth Lyons (as "Buddy Miles"), Michael Mack (as "Winner and Loser"), Helen McKay (as "Other Hostesses"), Burleigh Morton (as "Winner and Loser"), James G. Morton (as "Winner and Loser"), Nicholas Nardullo (as "Musician"), George Nolan (as "Winner and Loser"), Ned Norton (as "Musician"), Francis O'Reiley (as "Hennessy"), Doris Podmore (as "Other Hostesses"), May Rice (as "Winner and Loser"), Larry Roland (as "Musician"), Janet Spitzer (as "Other Hostesses"), Peggy Vaughn (as "Other Hostesses"), Graham Velsey (as "Cyril Keane") [Broadway debut], Barbara Willison (as "Other Hostesses"), Harold Woolf (as "Frank Wardell"), George Wright Jr. (as "Other Attendant"). Produced by John Golden.
  • (1929) Stage Play: It's a Wise Child. Comedy. Written by Laurence E. Johnson. Directed by David Belasco. Belasco Theatre: 6 Aug 1929- Jul 1930 (closing date unknown/378 performances). Cast: Leila Bennett (as "Bertha"), Humphrey Bogart (as "Roger Baldwin"), Harlan Briggs (as "G.A. Appleby"), Porter Hall (as "Otho Peabody"), Olga Krolow (as "Alice Peabody"), Helen Lowell (as "Mrs. Stanton"), Mildred McCoy (as "Joyce Stanton"), Sidney Toler (as "Cool Kelly"), George Walcott (as "Bill Stanton"), Minor Watson (as "James Stevens"). Produced by David Belasco. Note: Filmed by Cosmopolitan Productions/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer as It's a Wise Child (1931).
  • (1932) Stage Play: Collision. Comedy. Directed by Melville Burke. Gaiety Theatre: 16 Feb 1932- Feb 1932 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast included Porter Hall (as "Honti").
  • (1932) Stage Play: The Warrior's Husband. Comedy (revival). Written by Julian Thompson. Incidental music by Richard Malaby. Directed by Burk Symon. Morosco Theatre: 11 Mar 1932- May 1932 (closing date unknown/63 performances). Cast: Eve Bailey, Paula Bauersmith (as "First Sergeant"), Don Beddoe (as "Homer"), Bertha Belmore, Arthur Bowyer, Arthur Brady, Romney Brent (as "Sapiens"), Thaddeus Clancy, Rose Dresser, Barbara Dugan, Theodosia Dusanne, Harriet Eells, Jerry Feagin, Helene Fontaine, Agnes George, Dorothy Fowler Gillam, Porter Hall, Nancy Hamilton, Katharine Hepburn (as "Antiope"), Edna Holland, Colin Keith-Johnston (as "Theseus"), Walter Levin, Randolph Leyman, Irby Marshall (as "Hippolyta"), Frances Newbaker, Al Ochs (as "Hercules"), Avalon Plummer, Rita Rheinfrank, Nina Romano, Miriam Schiller, Theodore St. John, Mary Stuart, Dorothy Walters, Clara Waring, Jane Wheatley. Produced by Harry Moses.
  • (1933) Stage Play: The Dark Tower. Melodrama. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Written and directed by Alexander Woollcott and George S. Kaufman. Morosco Theatre: 25 Nov 1933- Jan 1934 (closing date unknown/57 performances). Cast: Beatrice Blinn, Margaret Dale (as "Martha Temple"), John T. Doyle, Margalo Gillmore (as "Jessica Wells"), John Griggs, Porter Hall (as "William Curtis"), Margaret Hamilton (as "Hattie"), William Harrigan, William MacFadden [also stage manager], Leona Maricle, Ernest Milton, Charles Romano, Anton Stengel, Basil Sydney. Produced by Sam Harris.
  • (1934) Stage Play: The Red Cat. Drama. Directed by Bertram Harrison. Broadhurst Theatre: 19 Sep 1932- Sep 1934 (closing date unknown/13 performances). Cast included: Wylie Adams (as "Perishot"), Marianne Davis (as "Gabrielle"), Lewis Dayton (as "Second Servant"), Florence Edney (as "Josephine"), Tamara Geva (as "Mimi"), Frederick Graham (as "Monsieur Paulet"), Porter Hall (as "John Carteris") [final Broadway role], Lorraine Hayes (as "Tillie"), Francis Lister (as "Baron Fernand Cassini/Eugene Charlier"), Rex O'Malley (as "Marquis Rene De Lac"), Barnett Parker (as "Morrisot"), Gerald Oliver Smith (as "François"), Louis Tanno (as "Victor"), Edith Trivers (as "Pauline"), Ruth Weston (as "Genevieve/Baroness Cassini"), Barry O'Moore (as "Henri Beneffe"). Produced by A.H. Woods. Produced in association with 20th Century Pictures Corp.

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