Known for NY, New York, Unhappy Town, We Get OVERLY ENTHUSIASTIC, and Just with time. She wrote many traditional musicals. She researched drama at NY College or university. She was inducted in to the Songwriters Hall of Popularity in 1980. She wedded Steven Kyle in 1942. The few had two kids together. She regularly collaborated with Adolph Green for 60 years. They had written the traditional musical Singin’ in the torrential rain and collaborated with Jule Styne and Leonard Bernstein.