He played Tybalt in William Shakespeare's play, "Romeo and Juliet,"Rudolph Besier's play, "The Barretts of Wimpole Street;" and George Bernard Shaw's play, "Candida" at the Olympic Theatre in Seattle, Washington. Brian Aherne and Katharine Cornell played Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett in "The Barretts of Wimpole Street;"
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I think it is always a tremendously good formula in any art form to admit the limitations of the form.
was driving through San Antonio, Texas, and stopped to ask the way. The person he happened to ask was none other than Welles', who had recently broadcast "The War of the Worlds" on the radio. They got on well and spent the day together.
Frequently wrote, directed and starred in films that feature the rise and fall of main characters (Charles Foster Kane in Citizen Kane
(1941), Gregory Arkadin in _Confidential Report (1955)_, Detective Hank Quinlan in Touch of Evil
(1958)) who, in classic Shakespearean style, are unmade by their own vices.