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  • (1938) Stage Play: Everywhere I Roam. Written by Arnold Sundgaard and Marc Connelly. Choral Arrangements by Lehman Engel. Choreographed by Felicia Sorel. Directed by Marc Connelly. National Theatre: 29 Dec 1938- Jan 1939 (closing date unknown/13 performances). Cast: Arthur Barnett, Bill Benner, Royce Blackburn (as "Jeremy/Little Boy"), Richard Bortin, Robert Breen, Phil Brown, James F. Burrell, Hannah Lee Childs, Charles S. Clarke, Robert Collins, Vera Deane, John Dickens, Annamary Dickey, Katherine Emery, Anne Francis (as "Fourth Celebrator"), May Grimes, Judson Hall, Robert H. Harvey, Peggy Ann Holmes, William Howell, Paul Huber (as "Jim"), Camilla Hull, Kalita Humphreys, Dean Jagger (as "The Man"), Dorothy Johnson, Meredith Johnston, Arthur Kennedy (as "Joe Jr.") [Broadway debut] [credited as John Arthur Kennedy], Tony Kraber, Fred Lawrence, Dorothy Littlejohn, Ormond Lydon, William Matons, Frank Maxwell, Jay Owen Jr., Robert Porterfield, Lawrence Siegle, Kathleen Slagle, Jon Urban, Erik Walz, Earl Weatherford, Frank Westbrook, Joan Wetmore. Produced by Marc Connelly and Bela Blau.
  • (1939) Stage: Appeared in "Life and Death of an American" on Broadway. Drama.
  • (1940) Stage: Appeared in "An International Incident" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1947) Stage: Appeared in "All My Sons" on Broadway. Written by Arthur Miller. Drama.
  • (1949) Stage: Appeared (as "Biff") in "Death of a Salesman" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Arthur Miller. Incidental music by Alex North. Scenic Design and Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner. Directed by Elia Kazan. Morosco Theatre: 10 Feb 1949-18 Nov 1950 (742 performances). Cast: Lee J. Cobb (as "Willy Loman"), Thomas Chalmers (as "Uncle Ben"), Mildred Dunnock (as "Linda"), Alan Hewitt (as "Howard Wagner"), Cameron Mitchell (as "Happy"), Howard Smith, Hope Cameron (as "Letta"), Winifred Cushing (as "The Woman"), Ann Driscoll (as "Secretary"), Constance Ford (as "Miss Forsythe"), Don Keefer, Tom Pedi (as "Stanley"). Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden and Walter Fried. NOTE: Won 1949 Tony Award for Best Play, Best Supporting or Featured Actor (Arthur Kennedy), Director (Elia Kazan), Playwright, Scenic Design (Jo Mielziner), and Producer (Bloomgarden & Fried) in a Dramatic Work. (Considered by many critics to be the definitive Broadway drama.)
  • (1952) Stage: Appeared (as "Dave Ricks") in "See the Jaguar" on Broadway. Written by N. Richard Nash. Incidental music by Alec Wilder [final Broadway credit]. Choreographed by Joe Layton. Directed by Michael Gordon. Cort Theatre: 3 Dec 1952-8 Dec 1952 (5 performances). Cast: Margaret Barker, Arthur Batanides, Harry Bergman, David Clarke, James Dean (as "Wally Wilkins"), Harrison Dowd, Roy Fant (as "Gramfa Ricks"), Constance Ford (as "Janna"), Ted Jacques (as "Meeker"), Dane Knell, Tony Kraber (as "Carson"), Phillip Pine, Cameron Prud'Homme, Florence Sundstrom (as "Mrs. Meeker"), George Tyne (as "Harvey"). Produced by Lemuel Ayers. Produced in association with Helen Jacobson.
  • (1953) Stage: Appeared (as "John Proctor") in "The Crucible" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Arthur Miller. Lullaby composed by Anne Ronnell. Hymn composed by Alex Miller. Costume Design by Edith Lutyens. Scenic Design by Boris Aronson. Directed by Jed Harris. Martin Beck Theatre: 22 Jan 1953-11 Jul 1953 (197 performances). Cast: Walter Hampden (as "Deputy Gov. rnor Danforth"), E.G. Marshall (as "Rev. John Hale"), Beatrice Straight (as "Elizabeth Proctor"), Jean Adair (as "Rebecca Nurse"), Janet Alexander, Jacqueline Andre, Raymond Bramley, Philip Coolidge, Jenny Egan, Adele Fortin, Jane Hoffman, Dorothy Jolliffe, Donald Marye, Don McHenry, George Mitchell, Madeleine Sherwood, Barbara Stanton, Fred Stewart (as "Rev. Samuel Parris"), Joseph Sweeney, Graham Velsey (as "Francis Nurse"). Replacement actors: Philip Coolidge, Nell Harrison (as "Rebecca Nurse"), Cloris Leachman (as "Abigail Williams"), Donald Marye, Claudia McNeil, Leonard Patrick, Judy Ratner, Madeleine Sherwood, Maureen Stapleton (as "Elizabeth Proctor"), Harry Young. Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden.
  • (1956) Stage: Appeared in "Time Limit!" on Broadway. Drama.
  • (1956) Stage: Appeared in "The Loud Red Patrick" on Broadway. Comedy.
  • (1961) Stage: Appeared in "Becket" on Broadway as the king with LBaurence Olivier.
  • (1973) Stage: Appeared in "Veronica's Room" on Broadway. Thriller.
  • (1968) Stage: Appeared as Dr. Walter Franz in "Price" on Broadway. Written by Arthur Miller. It co-starred Kate Reid David Burns (who suffered a heart attack two nights before the Broadway opening, and Pat Hingle (who replaced Jack Warden in Philadelphia prior to the Broadway opening.) It opened February 7 at the Morosco and ran for 429 performances.

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