Blues for Mister Charlie. Written by James Baldwin
. Production Design and Lighting Design by Feder. Directed by Burgess Meredith
. ANTA Playhouse: 23 Apr 1964- 29 Aug 1964 (148 performances + 8 previews that began on 14 Apr 1964). Produced by The Actors Studio.
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[on his childhood] All my life, to this day, the memory of my childhood remains grim and incoherent. If I close my eyes and think back, I see little except violence and fear. In those early years, I somehow came to understand I would have to draw from within myself whatever emotional resources I needed to go wherever I was headed. As a result, for years, I became a boy who lived almost totally ...
Was the second choice for the role of the Penguin on Batman
(1966). Producers had originally wanted Spencer Tracy
in the role, but Tracy would not sign unless his character was allowed to kill Batman. Obviously, they did not want to kill the main character, so the role went to Meredith.
Distinctive raspy voice