(Summer 1968) He acted in Russel Crouse and Howard Lindsay's play, "The Great Sebastians," in a Kenley Players production at the Packard Music Hall Theatre in Warren; the Veterans Memorial Theatre in Columbus and Memorial Hall in Dayton, Ohio with Sheila MacRae in the cast. John Kenley was artistic director.
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[on the vast number of soldiers he played on film during World War II] By war's end, I'd been in every branch of the service, all at MGM.
He made his Broadway debut in 1936 in "New Faces of 1936", (an annual revue that had also introduced Imogene Coca
and Henry Fonda
in 1934). Van would appear in a total of seven Broadway shows to date, including the original cast production of "Pal Joey" in 1940-41 and last appearing in "La Cage aux Folles" in 1987.
Always wears red socks
The Voiceless Sinatra