Danton's Death. Drama (revival). Music by Marc Blitzstein
. Written by Geoffrey Dunlop. Based on the German of Georg Buchner
. Scenic Design by Jan Tichacek. Directed by Orson Welles
. Mercury Theatre: 2 Nov 1938- Nov 1938 (closing date unknown/21 performances). Cast: William Alland
(as "Servant to Danton"), Ellen Andrews (as "...
1 Print Biography |
3 Portrayals |
1 Pictorial |
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
[on making Citizen Kane
(1941) with Orson Welles
] Orson must have been about 22 then and I still think he's one of the greatest directors in the world. I don't know why people regard him as a difficult man. He was the easiest, most inspiring man I've ever worked with. He was the only one who seemed to know what he was doing because we were all virgins on that picture.
His brother, Sam, passed away on February 27, 2010 in Winchester, Virginia, at the age of 90.
Distinctive, almost raspy, deep voice.