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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Jason Robards Jr. | Jason Robards Sr.
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I would much rather be on the stage. I do films, but I've really been on stage most of my life. It's not only more of an emotional experience, but it's also a communication. It's the satisfaction of saying something about the human condition through the author, with the actors acting as the instrument, and then hearing the audience response.
He was nominated for a 1976 Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Guest Artist in a play, Hughie, at the Academy Festival Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.