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Royal Beal Edit Profile

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Royal Beal, American actor. Member Actors Equity Association (chairman house affairs, investment coms. 1961-1967, treasurer, 1960-1967).

Background

Beal, Royal was born on June 2, 1899 in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Henry Francis and Mary Isobel (Starkweather) Beal.

Education

Student Harvard, 1917-1918.

Career

With Keith-Albee Stock Company, Boston, 1927-1928. Member road company The 19th Hole, 1928-1929, Journey’s End, 1929-1930, Angela is Twenty-Two, 1938-1939, The Doughgirls, 1943-1944, others. Actor New York stage shows Take a Chance, 1932-1933, Alley Cat, 1934, Boy Meets Girl, 1935-1937, All that Glitters, 1937, The Lady Has a Heart, 1937, Papa is All, 1941, Without Love, 1942, Kiss and Tell, 1944-1945, Woman Bites Dog, 1946, Parlor Story, 1947, Red Gloves, 1948, Never Say Never, 1951.

With National Company in Death of a Salesman, 1949-1950, My Three Angels, 1953-1954, No Time for Sergeants, 1955-1958, Advise and Consent, 1961-1962. Numerous roles summer stock companies including Skowhegan, Dennis, Bucks County Company. Acting roles television shows, Philco, Kraft, United States Steel Hour, DuPont, others.

Motion pictures include: Boomerang, Lost Boundaries, Death of a Salesman, Anatomy of a Murder. Appeared in Never Too Late, 1964. Kiss Me Kate, 1965. Trustee Equity-League Pension Fund, 1962-1963.

Membership

Member Actors Equity Association (chairman house affairs, investment coms. 1961-1967, treasurer, 1960-1967).

Connections

Married Edda Frances Bennett, June 28, 1924. Children: Nancy (Mistress.

father:
Henry Francis Beal

mother:
Mary Isobel (Starkweather) Beal

spouse:
Edda Frances Bennett

child:
Nancy (Mrs Beal