The Eternal Road. Musical. Based on material by Franz Werfel
, as adapted by William A. Drake and as translated by Ludwig Lewishon. Scenic Design, Costume Design, and Lighting Design by Norman Bel Geddes
. Directed by Max Reinhardt
. Music by Kurt Weill
. Manhattan Opera House: 7 Jan 1937- 15 May 1937 (137 performances). Cast: ...
John Acerno | John Irwin | Richard Van Patten | Dick Van Patton
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Did You Know?
[on the 1981 cancellation of Eight Is Enough
(1977)] Nobody called me to tell me it was canceled. I read it in the paper.
He was cast in Eight Is Enough
(1977) because he was friends with the president of ABC, the network which ran the show. The producers wanted another actor for the part, but Van Patten was cast.