Playbill For The Ethel Barrymore Theatre-New York-"Tomorrow The World"-1943-6" X 9"-28 pages-theatre program.This vintage Playbill features the 1943 production of "Tomorrow The World" starring Ralph Bellamy and Shirley Booth. Ralph Bellamy and Shirley Booth are featured on the front cover in an original scene and their bios are featured in the Playbill....A prolific character actor, he was often cast as the nice guy who didn't get the girl in screwball comedies such as The Awful Truth (1937). He film credits also include Blind Alley (1939), His Girl Friday (1940), and Sunrise at Campobello (1968), in which he played the leading role of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Other film credits include Oh, God! (1977), Trading Places (1983), and Pretty Woman (1990)....Shirley Booth (August 30, 1898 – October 16, 1992) was an American actress.
Primarily a theatre actress, Booth's Broadway career began in 1925. Her most significant success was as the tortured wife, Lola Delaney, in the drama Come Back, Little Sheba, for which she received a Tony Award in 1950. She made her film debut, reprising her role in the 1952 film version, and won both the Academy Award for Best Actress and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her performance. Despite her successful entry into films, she preferred stage acting, and made only four more films.
From 1961 until 1966, she played the title role in the sitcom Hazel, for which she won two Emmy Awards, and was acclaimed for her performance in the 1966 television production of The Glass Menagerie. She retired in 1974.The Playbill has been autographed on the front cover by Ralph Bellamy with a fountain pen in turquoise and Shirley Booth with a fountain pen in red.......BOTH PLAYBILL AND AUTOGRAPHS ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.................