Ruth Draper

Ruth Draper appears in the following:

Heart Troubles: Monologist Ruth Draper Performs Three Generations of Women

Friday, September 14, 2012


"Three Generations From the Court of Domestic Relations" is the title of this 1954 performance by the  monologist Ruth Draper. The setting is the Starlight Roof of the Waldorf Astoria, where Draper, the afternoon's entertainment, takes the stage.

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Community Service Society Meeting featuring Ruth Draper

Tuesday, November 09, 1954

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Meeting of the Community Service Society, broadcast from the Starlight roof of the Waldorf-Astoria.

Ruth Draper performs a series of monologues called "Three Generations in the Court of ...