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Maria (as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)
Baroness Von Obersdorf (as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)
Med. assistant's wife
The Taming of the Shrew (1927). Comedy (revival).
1 Portrayal |
2 Articles |
Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya | Mariya Uspenskaya
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
Did You Know?
Taught acting at New York's American Laboratory Theatre in the 1920s until forming her own acting school, the Maria Ouspenskaya School of Dramatic Arts, in 1929. She moved the studio to Hollywood in the late 1930s when her film career began to flourish. Some of her more famous students included John Garfield
and acting gurus Stella Adler
and Lee Strasberg
Strong Slavic accent with distinct elocution
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