Appeared (as "Allison Porter"; replacement actor) in "Look Back in Anger" on Broadway. Drama. Written by John Osborne
. Music for songs by Tom Eastwood. Scenic Design by Alan Tagg. Costume Design by Motley. Directed by Tony Richardson
. Lyceum Theatre (moved to The John Golden Theatre from 17 Mar 1958-close): 1 Oct 1957-20 Sep ...
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[in 1988 interview] Any actor who is a professional picks up so much information from years of experience that they bring extra insights into directing. Not every actor will be a good director, you must have a good visual sense, a good story sense. I feel very deeply that I want to tell stories of value on film.
Oliver experienced an event in February 1959 that belied her later aviation accomplishments. She was a passenger aboard the Clipper Washington, a Boeing 707 on a transatlantic flight from Paris to New York City when it dropped from 35,000 feet to 6000 feet. It happened on February 3, 1959, the same day Buddy Holly
died in an airplane crash. These events caused her a paralyzing fear of flying and ...