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D'Aulaire's "Book of Greek Myths" (Airplay Inc.) (188560 8152)
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] has always given me unconditional support in all my choices and endeavors, and that includes my race car driving, which she deplores. To me, that's love.
In June 2002, Newman returned to live theater for the first time in 35 years in Thornton Wilder
's "Our Town" at the Westport Country Playhouse near his Connecticut home. He directed and starred as the Stage Manager. His wife, Joanne Woodward
, was the Playhouse's then-Artistic Director. He opened a restaurant called "Dressing Room", with co-owner and chef Michael Nischan, in Westport to help ...
While he played similar system-bucking, troubled young men as such near contemporaries as Marlon Brando
and James Dean
, Newman's characters were often more humorous, introspective and self-assured. Newman's character's conflicts were often ironic and (intentionally) borderline-absurd.