In Robert Hivnor's play "The Assault Upon Charles Sumner" at Chicago's Kingston Mines Theater he played a milquetoast architect. U.S. Sen. Charles Sumner (1811-1874), a Republican from Massachusetts, sat writing at his desk in the Senate chamber in May, 1856, when he was brutally assaulted by Rep. Preston Brooks of South ...
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He was nominated for a 1973 Joseph Jefferson
Award for Best Actor in A Principal Role for his performance in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" at the 11th St. Theatre in Chicago.