Knickerbocker Holiday (1938). Musical comedy. Written by Maxwell Anderson
. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
. Music by Kurt Weill
. Musical Director: Maurice de Abravanel. Music arranged by Kurt Weill. Music orchestrated by Kurt Weill. Inspired by "Knickerbocker History of New York" by Washington Irving. Directed by Joshua Logan
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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American actor and baritone singer, the son of a railroad executive. Attended Calumet High School and later graduated from the University of Illinois. Won a scholarship to the Juillard School and graduated from there with a degree in music in 1930. Made his Broadway debut three years later in the Jerome Kern musical "Roberta". Featured in George White's Scandals (1939). Originated the part of ...