Ludie Claire collection,

Title
Ludie Claire collection, 1960-1975.
Author
Claire, Ludie, 1922-
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Moving imageSupervised useAvailable8-MWEZ+ n.c. 21426Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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Description
.4 lin. ft. (1 box)
Genre/Form
  • Film scripts.
  • Scripts.
Source (note)
  • Unknown
Biography (note)
  • Ludie Claire, actress and writer, was born Edilou Bailhe, on April 15, 1922 to Georges Laurent and Edith (Nickell) Bailhe in Fort Wayne, IN.
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8-MWEZ+ n.c. 21426
Author
Claire, Ludie, 1922-
Title
Ludie Claire collection, 1960-1975.
Summary
The Ludie Claire collection consists of scripts written by Ludie Claire as well as a prompt book of LIFE WITH FATHER by Russel Crouse and Howard Lindsay. Clippings and photographs in the collection relate primarily to her work in the production LIFE WITH FATHER.
Biography
Ludie Claire, actress and writer, was born Edilou Bailhe, on April 15, 1922 to Georges Laurent and Edith (Nickell) Bailhe in Fort Wayne, IN. She studied with Lee Strasberg in New York City, 1938-40 and married John Claire, director, on May 22, l940.
Ludie Claire has appeared on stage, film and television since 1947. Her Broadway credits include: THE PRISONER OF SECOND AVENUE, MEDEA, TOWER BEYOND TRAGEDY, DUEL OF ANGELS, THE COUNTRY WIFE, LEGEND OF LOVERS and SILK STOCKINGS. In the stock circuit she played the role of "Vinnie" opposite her second husband, Laurence Hugo in LIFE WITH FATHER. Her television credits include THE EDGE OF NIGHT. Her writing career earned her the Sylvania and Christopher awards for the television adaptation of Thornton Wilder's THE BRIDGE OF SAN LUIS REY for the Dupont Show of the Month on NBC in l958. She died July 3, 1990.
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Claire, Ludie, 1922- Parting glass.
Crouse, Russel, 1893-1966.
Lindsay, Howard, 1889-1968. Life with father.
Day, Clarence, 1874-1935. Life with father.
Claire, Ludie, 1922- 28th of June.
Research Call Number
8-MWEZ+ n.c. 21426
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