This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
May Daniels - This character is one of the three vaudevillians who forms the core of the play. Of the three, this character is the worrier.
Mr. Flick - This character is a door painter who works at the movie studios. He changes the names on the doors, using temporary paints because of the constant turnover.
Phyllis Fontaine - This character is a somewhat famous silent film actress. The switch to sound movies puts her at a disadvantage because of her accent.
Herman Glogauer - This character is a powerful mogul...
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