Hughie. Written by Eugene O'Neill
. Scenic Design and Lighting Design by David Hays. Directed by José Quintero
. Royale Theatre: 22 Dec 1964- 30 Jan 1965 (51 performances + 8 previews that began on 16 Dec 1964). Cast: Jack Dodson
(as "A Night Clerk") [Broadway debut], Jason Robards
(as "Erie Smith"). Understudy: Dana Elcar
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5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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I've always played disintegrated characters.
Was the first winner of a Best Actor Obie Award, which recognize achievement in the off-Broadway theater, for playing Hickey in the revival of Eugene O'Neill
's The Iceman Cometh during the 1955-1956 season. He tied for the best actor award with George Voskovec
, who was cited for Uncle Vanya.
Gravelly but commanding voice