Measure for Measure (1973). Comedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Incidental music by Virgil Thomson. Directed by John Houseman
. Billy Rose Theatre: 26 Dec 1973- 11 Jan 1974 (7 performances/This production played in repertory with The Three Sisters, The Beggar's Opera, Scapin, Next Time I'll Sing to You).
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I've never felt completely satisfied with what I've done. I tend to see things too critically. I'm trying to get over that. I've got the Jewish guilt and the Irish shame and it's a hell of a job distinguishing which is which.
Won two Tony Awards: in 1978 as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for playing Bruce Granit in "On the Twentieth Century," and in 1981 as Best Actor (Musical) for playing The Pirate King in "The Pirates of Penzance," a performance he recreated in the film version of the same title, The Pirates of Penzance
(1983). He was also nominated in 2004 as Best Actor (Play) for portraying Sir John ...
Usually has a mustache in comedies and is clean-shaven in dramas