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
6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
Broadway and NYC-Hollywood television actor Jack Dodson (b.1931-d.1994, age 63) and Jason Robards (b.1922-d.2000, age78) were extremely close friends. Their friendship began when they were cast in a Broadway production. They became bar mates after their curtain (call) dropped each night, when they would join together in their favorite after theater local Broadway bar. When Jason Robards was cast ...
Frequently played doctors, judges, government officials, and other authority figures, almost always with comic effect.