Chez Morgan: The Helen Morgan by W. Joseph Matheson
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Chronicles Helen Morgan's rise from cabaret signer and chorus girl to 'Queen of the Speakeasies' and start of Brodway's 'Showboat'.
Morgan's life could have been written by a melodramatic Hollywood scriptwriter, complete with love triangles, brushes with the law, a famous rivalry that turned to friendship and a rise from poverty to the heights of popularity.
Referred to as 'The Bird in a Silver Cage' and 'The Original Torch Singer', she embodied to image of the tortured lover with no other outlet for her suffering than to sing.
Year Printed: 2012
Running TIme: 120 minutes
Male Cast: 6
Female Cast: 4