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He directed Ben Jonson's play, "The Alchemist," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Leo McKern, Lee Montague, Priscilla Morgan, and Charles Gray in the cast.
Sir Tyrone Guthrie
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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He directed the original Broadway production of Leonard Bernstein
's operetta "Candide", in 1956. This version ran only a month, but an original Broadway cast album was made of it, and the album's popularity among musical theatre enthusiasts eventually led to a successful revision of the show in 1973.