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  • (1993) TV commercial: Alpine Lace.
  • Stage: Appeared in a production of "The Diary of Anne Frank".
  • (1966) Unsold pilot: Co-starred in a pilot for a comedy/drama show to be called "The Happeners" about the struggles of a group of coffeehouse singers in New York City's Greenwich Village.
  • (1961) Stage: Appeared in "Come Blow Your Own Horn" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1964) Stage: Appeared in "Fade Out - Fade In" on Broadway. Musical comedy.
  • (1966) Stage: Appeared (as "Walter Hollander") in "Don't Drink the Water" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Woody Allen. Scenic Design / Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner. Design by Motley. Production Sound: Robert Maybaum. Sound Design by Lincoln J. Stulick. Associate Designer: Paul Trautvetter. Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: L.C. Warner. Directed by Stanley Prager. Morosco Theatre (moved to The Ethel Barrymore Theatre 22 Jan 1968-23 Mar 1968, then moved to The Belasco Theatre from 25 Mar 1968-close): 17 Nov 1966- 20 Apr 1968 (598 performances + 19 previews that began on 2 Nov 1966). Cast: Kay Medford (as "Marion Hollander"), Tony Roberts (as "Axel Magee"), Anita Gillette (as "Susan Hollander"), Luke Andreas (as "Novotny"), Jonathan Bolt (as "Waiter"), Oliver Clark, James Dukas (as "Krojack"), John Hallow (as "Kaznar"), House Jameson (as "Ambassador James F. Magee"; final Broadway role), Richard Libertini, Gerry Matthews, Donna Mills (as "Sultan's 1st Wife"), Sharon Talbot (as "Countess Bordoni"), Gene Varrone (as "Chef"), Curtis Wheeler (as "Burns"). Standbys: Merle Albertson (as "Marion Hollander"), Don De Leo (as "Walter Hollander"; final Broadway role). Understudies: Luke Andreas (as "Chef" / "Krojack" / "The Sultan of Bashir"), Jonathan Bolt (credited as Jonathan Bolt; as "Axel Magee"), John Hallow (as "James F. Magee" / "Burns" / "Father Drobney"), Donna Mills (as "Susan Hollander"), Jim Stevenson (as "Kaznar/Kilroy"). Replacement cast during Morosco Theatre run: Understudy: Jim Stevenson (as "Axel Magee"). Replacement cast during Ethel Barrymore Theatre: James Beard (as "Chef"), Peggy Cass (as "Marion Hollander"), Len Cotchman (as "Kilroy") [from 31 Jul 1967-?], Len Gochman (as "Axel Magee"), Dan Resin (as "Kilroy"), Gene Varrone (as "Father Drobney"). Understudies: Luke Andreas (as "Kaznar"), Jim Stevenson (as "Axel Magee"), Sharon Talbot (as "Susan Hollander"). Produced by David Merrick. Produced in association with Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffe. Associate Producer: Samuel Liff. NOTE: Filmed as Don't Drink the Water (1969).
  • Stage: Appeared in "Guys and Dolls", London, England.
  • (1970) Stage: Appeared (as "Ben Chambers") in "Norman, Is That You?". Written by Ron Clark and Sam Bobrick. Scenic Design by William and Jean Eckart. Directed by George Abbott. Lyceum Theatre: 19 Mar 1970-28 Mar 1970 (12 performances + 20 previews). Cast: Dorothy Emmerson (as "Mary"), Martin Huston (as "Norman Chambers"; final Broadway role), Maureen Stapleton (as "Beatrice Chambers"), Walter Willison (as "Garson Hobart"). Understudies: Janice Mars (as "Beatrice Chambers" / "Mary") and Sean Simpson (as "Garson Hobart" / "Norman Chambers"). Produced by Harold D. Cohen. NOTES: (1) Filmed as Norman... Is That You? (1976). (2) The filmed version utilized an all-black cast.
  • (1971) Stage: Appeared in "Unlikely Heroes" on Broadway.
  • (1972) Stage: Appeared in "The Sunshine Boys" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1978) Stage: Appeared in "Cheaters" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1924) Stage: Appeared (as "Violin Prodigy"; stage debut) in "The Rabbi and the Priest", Toronto, Canada."
  • (1952) Stage: Aooeared in a Royal Command Performance at the London Palladium in London, England.
  • (1955) Stage: Appeared (as "Mr. Van Daan") in "The Diary of Anne Frank," on Broadway.
  • (11/59) Stage: Appeared (as "Schlissel") in original Broadway production of "The Tenth Man". Booth Theatre.
  • (1975) Stage: Appeared in Neil Simon's play, "The Sunshine Boys," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, MA, Hans Conried in the cast.
  • (1977) Stage: Appeared in Neil Simon's :Come Blow Your Horn", Cape Playhouse, Dennis, MA.
  • Stage: Appeared in "Pal Joey", London, England.
  • (1974) He acted in Neil Simon's play, "The Sunshine Boys," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Jack Gilford, Lee Meredith and Jeremy Stevens in the cast. James Bernardi was director.
  • (September 1974) He acted in Neil Simon's play, "The Sunshine Boys," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Jack Gilford in the cast.
  • (July 1977) He acted in Neil Simon's play, "Come Blow Your Horn," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Doug McClure in the cast.

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