Stage Door. Setting & Symbolism

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The Footlights Club

The setting is the Footlights Club which is a club for girls who are seeking careers as stage actresses.

Sarah Bernhardt's Portrait

A large portrait of legendary actress Sarah Bernhardt hangs on the wall in the main room of the Footlights Club to inspire the young actresses who live there.

New York City

The Footlights Club is located somewhere in the West 50s in New York City.

Broadway

All the girls who live at the Footlights Club want to break into Broadway theater and become successful stage actresses.

The Globe Picture Company

David Kingsley is a big shot at the Globe Picture Company. He gets screen tests for Jean and Terry. The screen tests are well received and each girl is offered a contract by Kingsley.

Hollywood

Jean accepts the seven-year contract to act in the movies offered by Kingsley. She moves to Hollywood for...

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