Arturo Ui (1963). Written by Bertolt Brecht
(from "The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui"). Book adapted by George Tabori
. Incidental music by Jule Styne
. Music orchestrated by Ray Ellis. Production Design by Rouben Ter-Arutunian. Make-up Supervisor: Mitchell Erickson. Lighting Assistant: Martin Aronstein. Directed by Tony Richardson
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[on Franchot Tone
, who starred onstage with him in "The Petrified Forest"] His sense of humor, as one might guess, was seemingly self-deprecating, drawn always from this inexplicable inner torment. These vulnerable qualities were to make his Chekovian performances (Uncle Vanya and A Moon for the Misbegotten), both of whom I later saw, so memorable - a rare combination of lightness and poignancy.....
Has played Christian in a television production of "Cyrano de Bergerac", opposite José Ferrer
, and later played Cyrano himself. In the former role, he performed the translation by Brian Hooker
. In the latter, he performed the translation by Anthony Burgess
, which he personally selected Burgess to write.
Rich smooth voice