The Cool World. Written by Warren Miller
and Robert Rossen. Based on the novel by Warren Miller. Directed by Robert Rossen
[final Broadway credit]. Eugene O'Neill Theatre: 22 Feb 1960- 23 Feb 1960 (2 performances). Cast: Art Aveilhe (as "Lucky"), Ethel Ayler
(as "Woman at the Beach"), Don Blakely (as "Savage"), Roscoe Lee Browne
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Brought up in Manhattan's Lower East Side, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants. He attended New York University and briefly earned a living as a professional welterweight boxer. Staged his first socialist-oriented plays for the Washington Square Players and the Maverick Woodstock Players, later moving on to work with the Theater Guild and graduating to stage manager.