I don't have a very quick sense of humor.
They all hope I will go broke and I wouldn't like to cause them displeasure.
Beauty, of course, is the most important requirement and the paramount asset of the applicant.
Curtain! Fast music! Light! Ready for the last finale! Great! The show looks good, the show looks good!
But it is only through constant, faithful endeavor by the girl herself that the goal eventually is reached.
How little the public realizes what a girl must go through before she finally appears before the spotlight that is thrown upon the stage.
Yes, there is plenty of hard work for them in addition to that which they do when they appear, smiling and happy, when the curtain goes up. Giving a performance is the least of their worries.
Half of the great comedians I've had in my shows and that I paid a lot of money to and who made my customers shriek were not only not funny to me, but I couldn't understand why they were funny to anybody.
And, I may add, from what totally unexpected sources come many of those who from the comparatively modest beginning in the chorus rise to the heights of really great achievement in the theatrical profession.
Not only may she unconsciously register a favorable impression with my associates and me, but she may also suggest something by her work that will lead to some new and novel feature in a forthcoming production.