Danton's Death. Drama (revival). Music by Marc Blitzstein
. Written by Geoffrey Dunlop. Based on the German of Georg Buchner
. Scenic Design by Jan Tichacek. Directed by Orson Welles
. Mercury Theatre: 2 Nov 1938- Nov 1938 (closing date unknown/21 performances). Cast: William Alland
(as "Servant to Danton"), Ellen Andrews (as "...
1 Print Biography |
5 Portrayals |
1 Pictorial |
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
My wife told me one of the sweetest things one could hear: "I am not jealous. But I am truly sad for all the actresses who embrace you and kiss you while acting, for with them, you are only pretending."
Was cast as C.K. Dexter Haven in the original 1939 Broadway production of Philip Barry
's play Philadelphia Story with Katharine Hepburn
. When Hepburn, who owned the rights, sold the story to MGM, Cary Grant
was cast in the part.
Distinctive, almost raspy, deep voice.