Bicycle Ride to Nevada. Written by Robert Thom
. Based on the novel, "Dangerfield", by Barnaby Conrad
. Directed by Herman Shumlin
. Cort Theatre: 24 Sep 1963 (1 performance). Cast: John Boruff
(as "Bentley"), Violet Dunn
, Richard Jordan
, Ron Leibman
(as "Rip Calabria"), John Marriott
, Paul McGrath
, Barbara Mostel, Leona Powers
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
Grandfather [Judge Learned Hand] had a bad back, he'd lie on the floor to relieve the pain. I did my first Shakespeare sitting next to him on the floor, reading 'Antony and Cleopatra' and 'King Lear,' his favorites plays, and all the time grandfather'd be correcting my speech, my accent, then interrupting to see if I understood all the words. I must have been about 12 or 13. It was an experience ...
Was originally chosen to play Dr. Charles Nichols in The Fugitive
(1993), but became too ill to work.