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Phyllis Love

Performer
( b. Dec 21, 1925 Des Moines, Iowa, USA - d. Oct 30, 2011 Menifee, California, USA ) Female
Phyllis Love made her debut on Broadway in 1950 as Julie Harris's understudy as the tomboy Frankie Adams in the Broadway adaptation of the Carson McCullers novel The Member of the Wedding. The part led to turns as Nancy Stoddard in Clifford Odets's Country Girl (1951) and as Elma Duckworth, a waitress, in William Inge's comedy Bus Stop (1955).

Her most memorable Broadway part was as Rosa, the young inamorata in The Rose Tattoo. Ms. Love played Rosa with a "soft radiance," Brooks Atkinson wrote in The New York Times, and she and Don Murray "attack their scenes as though no other young couple had ever been in love before."

In film, Ms. Love played Gary Cooper's daughter in "Friendly Persuasion" (1956), about a Quaker family during the Civil War. She also appeared on many television shows, including "Alfred Hitchcock Presents," "The Outer Limits," "The Fugitive" and "The Twilight Zone." She stopped acting in the mid-1970s.

Source: The New York Times



Productions Date of Productions
A Distant Bell
[Play, Original]
  • Also Starring: Phyllis Love [Waverly Greer]
Jan 13, 1960 - Jan 16, 1960
Flowering Cherry
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Phyllis Love [Judy]
Oct 21, 1959 - Oct 24, 1959
The Egghead
[Play, Original]
  • Also Starring: Phyllis Love [Sally Parson]
Oct 09, 1957 - Oct 26, 1957
Bus Stop
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Phyllis Love [Elma Duckworth]
Mar 02, 1955 - Apr 21, 1956
The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Phyllis Love [Kate Pennypacker]
Dec 30, 1953 - Jul 10, 1954
The Rose Tattoo
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Phyllis Love [Rosa Delle Rose]
Feb 03, 1951 - Oct 27, 1951
The Country Girl
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Phyllis Love [Nancy Stoddard]
Nov 10, 1950 - Jun 02, 1951
The Member of the Wedding
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Phyllis Love [Muriel]
Jan 05, 1950 - Mar 17, 1951
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