A GAY OL’ TIME
On November 29, 1932: Cole Porter’s Gay Divorce opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. It starred Fred Astaire in his last role on Broadway.
LIVE! FROM NEW YORK, IT’S OTELLO
On November 29, 1948: Verdi’s Otello became the first opera to be televised; it was relayed from the Met stage.
BORN ON THIS DAY: ELLEN CLEGHORNE
On November 29, 1965: Comedian Ellen Cleghorne, best known as a castmember of SNL from 1991 to 1995, was born in Brooklyn.
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