Appeared (as "Joe Ferguson") in "The Male Animal" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by James Thurber
and Elliott Nugent
. Artistic Supervisor: George Schaefer
. Scenic Design by Melvin Bourne. Costume Design by Noel Taylor. Directed by Michael Gordon
. Music Box Theatre: 15 May 1952-31 Jan 1953 (317 performances). Cast: Elliott Nugent ...
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Everytime I turned down something, or wasn't offered something I really wanted, the very next thing that II did was the thing I should have done all along. It's been a lucky career that way. Nothing that I've ever made really hurt me. I've survived some bad ones just the way I've survived some plays that ran four performances.
During the early 1950s Preston and his wife Catherine and sixteen of their friends maintained an informal acting group called 'Eighteen Actors' They were film actors trying to gain theatrical experience with their actress wives. Included were Charles Lzane, Dana Andrews, Moroni Olsen, Addison Richards, Victor Jory, and Don Porter. Their productions ran four consecutive weekends in a small ...