Sissy Spacek stars as Verna: USO Girl in Paul Gallico's teleplay

Verna: USO Girl

Paul Gallico, adapted by Albert Innaurato
Broadway Digital Archive
Directed by Ronald F. Maxwell

Academy Award-winner Sissy Spacek is Verna, a kindhearted - but not particularly talented - member of a performing troupe in World War Two Belgium, convinced that an international USO tour is the route to superstardom.

Contains scenes of warfare.

Production duration: 1 hr 27 min
Broadway Digital Archive

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Verna
    Sissy Spacek
  • Eddie
    Howard Da Silva
  • Maureen
    Sally Kellerman
  • Walter
    William Hurt
  • Pete
    Joseph Turrin
  • Sammy
    Vaughan Hooks
  • Sergeant
    Robert Roelse
  • Driver
    Jamie Flanery
  • Lt. Smith
    Greg Enos
  • Major
    Thomas Kersey
  • Captain
    George Wolfert
  • WAC Sergeant
    Louise Haracyka

Team

  • Ronald F. Maxwell
    Director
  • Ronald F. Maxwell
    Producer
  • Joseph Turrin
    Music
  • Donald Saddler
    Choreography
  • John Lucas
    Art Director
  • Joe Aulisi
    Costumes
  • Anna Dryhurst
    Make-Up
  • Darlene Mastro
    Production Manager
  • Laci Von Ronay
    Production Manager