The Theater: Voice from the Past

The smile was exactly the same, and the straw hat seemed to be. After 13 years, Parisian Maurice Chevalier was back in Manhattan last week in a one-man show. He can still make up in personality for what he lacks in voice, but a whole evening of Chevalier is a bit too much. He has a few good new turns, though, and they are given the works. The best of the old ones — Louise and Valentine — need only to be sung.


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