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Other Works

  • (1996) Played "Garry Esendine" in Noël Coward's "Present Laughter", on Broadway in the 1996-97 season.
  • (April 1998) : Played "The Captain" in "The Father", a play by August Strindberg (Geffen Playhouse, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  • (March 2002) : Played "Flegont Alexandrovitch Tropatchov" in "Fortune's Fool", a play by Ivan Turgenev, adapted by Mike Poulton (Stamford Center for the Arts, Truglia Theater, Stamford, Connecticut, USA).
  • 2001-02 Tony Award as Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play for his work in "Fortune's Fool"
  • (August 16, 1970) Appeared on a PBS program entitled "Actor's Choice" in the episode "Nevermore" with Carrie Nye, reading the works of Edgar Allan Poe.
  • (1982) He acted in Sir Peter Shaffer's play, "Amadeus", performed at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City, New York with Dennis Boutsikaris, Suzanne Lederer in the cast. Directed by Peter Hall.
  • (October 2008) : Played "Sir Thomas More" in "A Man for All Seasons", a play by Robert Bolt (American Airlines Theater, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (April 2007) : Played Richard Nixon in "Frost/Nixon", a play by Peter Morgan (Bernard B. Jacobs Theater, New York City, New York, USA).
  • Passion (1983). Written by Peter Nichols. Directed by Marshall W. Mason. Longacre Theatre: 15 May 1983- 8 Aug 1983 (97 performances + 10 previews that began on 7 May 1983). Cast: Cathryn Damon (as Eleanor"), Frank Langella (as "Jim"), Stephanie Gordon (as "Agnes"), Bob Gunton (as "James"), Roxanne Hart (as "Kate"), E. Katherine Kerr (as "Nell"), Louis Beachner (as "Company"), Jonathan Bolt (as "Company"), Lisa Emery (as "Company") [Broadway debut], Charles Harper (as "Company") [Broadway debut], William Snovell (as "Company") [Broadway debut], (as "Agnes/eleanor/Nell"). Understudies: Jonathan Bolt (as "James/Jim"), Lisa Emery (as "Kate"), Valerie Karasek (as "Company"), Ken Kliban (as "Company") [Broadway debut]. Produced by Richmond Crinkley, Eve Skina, Tina Chen, BMP Productions, Martin Markinson, Mike Merrick and John Roach. Produced by arrangement with The Royal Shakespeare Theatre. Associate Producer: Robert Pesola.
  • Hurlyburly (1984). Written by David Rabe. Scenic Design by Tony Walton. Costume Design by Ann Roth. Lighting Design by Jennifer Tipton. Sound Design by Otts Munderloh. Make-Up Consultant: J. Roy Helland. Hair Consultant: J. Roy Helland. Directed by Mike Nichols. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 7 Aug 1984- 2 Jun 1985 (343 performances). Cast: William Hurt (as "Eddie"), Judith Ivey (as "Bonnie"), Harvey Keitel (as "Phil"), Cynthia Nixon [note: Performed in "The Real Thing" and "Hurlyburly" simultaneously] (as "Donna"), Ron Silver (as "Mickey"), Jerry Stiller (as "Artie"), Sigourney Weaver. NOTE: Replacement actors: Danny Aiello (as "Phil") [from 20 Mar 1985-?], Susan Anton (as "Darlene") [from 2 Jan 1985- ?], Christine Baranski (as "Bonnie") [from 2 Jan 1985- ?], Alison Bartlett (as "Donna") [from 10 Dec 1984- ?], Candice Bergen (as "Darlene") [from 23 Oct 1984- ?], John Christopher Jones {Sunday matinées only} (as "Eddie"/Alternate) [from 18 Nov 1984- ?], (as "Eddie") [from 5 Feb 1985- ?], Frank Langella (as "Eddie" [from 12 Mar 1985- ?], Harris Laskawy (as "Phil") [from 2 Jan 1985- ?], Natalia Nogulich, John Rubinstein (as "Eddie") [from 2 Jan 1985- ?], Kevin Spacey (as "Artie"), Lauren Tom (as "Donna") [from 10 Dec 1984- ?], Christopher Walken (as "Mickey"). Produced by Icarus Productions and Frederick M. Zollo. Produced in association with Ivan Bloch and ERB Productions. Associate Producer: William P. Suter.
  • Yerma (1966). Written by Frederico Garcia Lorca. Translated by W.S. Merwin. Directed by John Hirsch. Vivian Beaumont Theatre: 8 Dec 1966- 28 Jan 1967 (60 performances + 4 previews that began on 3 Dec 1966). Cast: Ruth Attaway, Virgilia Chew, Nina Dova, Pamela Dunlap, Gloria Foster, Frank Langella, Aline MacMahon, Beatrice Manley, Ruth Manning, Nancy Marchand, Peter Nyberg, Robert Phalen, Priscilla Pointer, Tom Rosqui, Maria Tucci. Understudy: Elizabeth Huddle. Produced by Repertory Theatre of Lincoln Center (under the direction of Herbert Blau and Jules Irving).
  • (September 9, 2011) Opened in "Man and Boy" at the American Airlines Roundabout Theatre.
  • (1982) He acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "Amadeus", at the Broadhurst Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Dennis Boutsikaris and Suzanne Lederer in the cast. Peter Hall was the director.
  • (September 1982) He acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "Amadeus", at the Broadhurst Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Dennis Boutsikaris and Suzanne Lederer in the cast. Peter Hall was the director.
  • (January 2014) Opens in the lead role of Shakespeare's "King Lear" at Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York City. Is reprising the role he played in the Chichester Festival Theatre production of "King Lear" in England in fall 2013.
  • (1961) He acted in Lawrence Roman's play, "Under the Yum Yum Tree," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Susan Oliver and Scott McKay in the cast.
  • (October 26 to December 18, 1988) He acted in Christopher Hampton's play, 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Lynn Redgrave and Kathleen Quinlan in the cast. Peter Wood was director.
  • (March 16 to May 9, 1993) He acted in Howard Barker's play, "Scenes from an Execution," in an American premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Juliet Stevenson in the cast. Robert Allan Ackerman was director. Gordon Davidson was artistic director.
  • (1970) "12 Chairs" with Ron Moody

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