Clarence Darrow. Solo. Written by David W. Rintels. Based on "Clarence Darrow for the Defense" by Irving Stone
. Directed by John Houseman
. Helen Hayes Theatre: 26 Mar 1974- 23 Apr 1974 (29 performances + 1 preview on 25 Mar 1974). Cast: Henry Fonda
. Produced by Mike Merrick and Don Gregory.
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[on Robert Ryan
] A disturbing mixture of anger and tenderness who had reached stardom by playing mostly brutal, neurotic roles that were at complete variance with his true nature.
Formerly a close friend and collaborator of Orson Welles
during their theater days, they had two blow-ups as Welles began his screen career. Welles originally planned to make his screen debut with an adaptation of Joseph Conrad
's novel "Heart of Darkness", starring himself as Kurtz. It was to have been made by RKO Pictures, but a host of production problems caused the studio to tell Welles that ...