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The Gentle People. Drama. Written by Irwin Shaw
. Directed by Harold Clurman
. Belasco Theatre: 5 Jan 1939- May 1939 (closing date unknown/141 performances). As "Eli Lieber." Cast: Katherine Allen, Roman Bohnen
, Harry Bratsburg, Grover Burgess
, Lee J. Cobb
, Lulla David, Florence Goodman, Sam Jaffe
, Karl Malden
, Martin Ritt
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Elia 'Gadget' Kazan
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[on Marlon Brando
] He was deeply rebellious against the bourgeois spirit, the over-ordering of life.
Kazan won three Tony Awards for Best Director: for Arthur Miller
's "All My Sons" in 1947; for for Miller's "Death of a Salesman" in 1949; and for Archibald Macleish
's "J.B." in 1959. He was also nominated for Tony Awards four other times: as Best Director, for Tennessee Williams
's play "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" in 1956; as Best Director and co-producer of the Best Play nominee, William Inge
's "The ...