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  • (1939 - 2000) Active on Broadway in the following productions:
  • (1939) Stage Play: Please, Mrs. Garibaldi. Comedy.
  • (1949) Stage Play: The Ivy Green. Written by Mervyn Nelson. Directed by Roy Hargrave and Richard Barr. Lyceum Theatre: 5 Apr 1949- 9 Apr 1949 (7 performances). Cast: Leta Bonynge (as "Maria Beadnell"), Oliver Cliff (as "Daniel MacLise"), Ernest Cossart (as "John Dickens") [final Broadway role], June Dayton (as "Ellen Ternan"), Judith Evelyn (as "Catherine Dickens"), Hurd Hatfield (as "John Forster"), Barnard Hughes (as "Martin"), Carmen Mathews (as "Georgina Hogarth"), Dan O'Herlihy (as "Charles Dickens"), Neva Patterson (as "Baroness Angela Burdette-Coutts"), Joy Reese (as "Mary Hogarth"), Mary Lou Taylor (as "Harriet"), Donald White (as "Charles Dickens, Jr."), Ruth White (as "Martha Tripham"). Produced by Hall Shelton.
  • (1951) Stage Play: Dinosaur Wharf. Melodrama.
  • (1959) Stage Play: A Majority of One. Comedy.
  • (1960) Stage Play: Advise and Consent. Drama. Written by Loring Mandel. Based on the Pulitzer Prize Novel by Allen Drury. Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. Cort Theatre: 17 Nov 1960- 20 Jun 1961 (212 performances). Cast included: Ed Begley, Henry Jones (as "Seab Cooley"), Richard Kiley (as "Brig Anderson"), Kevin McCarthy, Chester Morris, Staats Cotsworth, Barnard Hughes, Sally Kemp, Judson Laire, Woodrow Parfrey, Tom Shirley, Joan Wetmore (as "Calire Munson"), Conrad Bain (as "Winthrop, Senator from Massachusetts"), John Boyd. Note: Filmed as Advise & Consent (1962).
  • (1963) Stage Play: The Advocate. Drama.
  • (1963) Stage Play: Nobody Loves an Albatross. Comedy. Written by Ronald Alexander. Directed by Gene Saks. Lyceum Theatre: 17 Dec 1963- 19 Dec 1963 (212 performances + 3 previews that began on 17 Dec 1963). Cast: Robert Preston (as "Nat Bentley"), Jack Bittner (as "Sean O'Loughlin"), Frank Campanella (as "L.T. Whitman"), Constance Ford (as "Hildy Jones"), Barnard Hughes (as "Bert Howell"), Leslye Hunter (as "Diane Bentley"), Leon Janney (as "Mike Harper"), Gertrude Jeanette (as "Sarah Washington"), Phil Leeds (as "Victor Talsey"), Richard Mulligan (as "Phil Matthews"), Carol Rossen (as "Jean Hart"), Marie Wallace (as "Linda"), Marian Winters (as "Marge Weber"). Understudies: Barnard Hughes (as "Mike Harper/Victor Talsey"), Beverly Penberthy (as "Jean Hart/Linda"), Evelyn Russell (as "Hildy Jones/Marge Weber"). Replacement cast: Clifford Carpenter (as "Bert Howell"), Jane Manning (as "Jean Hart") [from 1 Jun 1964- ?], Barry Nelson (as "Nat Bentley") [from 1 Jun 1964- ?]. Standby: Alan Manson (as "Nat Bentley"). Produced by Elliot Martin and Philip Rose.
  • (1964) Stage Play: Hamlet. Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare. Directed by John Gielgud.
  • (1964) Stage Play: I Was Dancing. Written by Edwin O'Connor. Scenic Design by Oliver Smith. Stage Manager: May Muth. Directed by Garson Kanin. Lyceum Theatre: 8 Nov 1964- 21 Nov 1964 (16 performances + 5 previews that began on 3 Nov 1964). Cast: Orson Bean (as "Tom Considine"), David Doyle (as "Billy Ryan"), Barnard Hughes (as "Father Frank Feeley"), Pert Kelton (as "Delia Bresnahan"), Burgess Meredith (as "Daniel Considine"), Eli Mintz (as "Al Gottlieb"). Understudy: Richard Van Patton (as "Billy Ryan/Tom Considine"). Produced by David Merrick. Associate Producer: Samuel Liff.
  • (1967) Stage Play: How Now, Dow Jones. Musical comedy.
  • (1969) Stage Play: The Wrong Way Light Bulb.
  • (1970) Stage Play: Sheep on the Runway. Written by Art Buchwald. Directed by Gene Saks. Helen Hayes Theatre: 31 Jan 1970- 2 May 1970 (105 performances + 16 previews). Produced by Roger L. Stevens, Robert Whitehead and Robert W. Dowling.
  • (1973) Stage Play: The Good Doctor. Written by Neil Simon. Adapted and suggested from stories by Anton Chekhov. Additional lyrics by Neil Simon. Incidental music by Peter Link. Directed by A.J. Antoon. Eugene O'Neill Theatre: 27 Nov 1973- 25 May 1974 (208 performances + 8 previews that began on 19 Nov 1973). Cast: Rene Auberjonois, Barnard Hughes, Marsha Mason, Christopher Plummer, Frances Sternhagen. Replacement actor during run: Kathryn Walker [from ? Feb 1974- ?]. Produced by Emanuel Azenberg and Eugene V. Wolsk.
  • (1983) Stage Play: Angels Fall. Written by Lanford Wilson. Incidental music by Norman L. Berman. Directed by Marshall W. Mason. Longacre Theatre: 22 Jan 1983- 13 Mar 1983 (57 performances + 7 previews that began on 18 Jan 1983). Cast: Barnard Hughes (as "Father William Doherty"), Fritz Weaver (as "Niles Harris"), Tanya Berezin (as "Marion Clay"), Nancy Snyder (as "Vita Harris"), Danton Stone (as "Don Tabaha"), Brian Tarantina (as "Salvatore 'Zappy' Zappala") [Broadway debut]. Produced by Elliot Martin, The Circle Repertory Company, Lucille Lortel, The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman. Bernard B. Jacobs: President) and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
  • (1980's). TV commercial for the New Yorker Magazine, a commercial shown exclusively on A&E in the 1980's.
  • (1990) Stage Play: Prelude to a Kiss. Romantic comedy. He was replaced by John Randolph during the run of the play.
  • (1973) Stage Play: Uncle Vanya.
  • (1996) TV commercial for Kix cereal.
  • (1966) He acted in play, William Goodheart's play, "Generation," at the Studebaker Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
  • (December 16, 1977 to January 28, 1978) He acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "The Devil's Disciple," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Rex Harrison, Chris Sarandon, Carole Shelley and Margaret Hamilton in the cast. Frank Dunlop was director.

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