Besides creating his own characters on and off-Broadway in his days in New York, he understudied Edward Herrmann and went on for him in "Midsummer Night's Dream" at Lincoln Center, understudied Richard Gere and went on for him in "Habeas Corpus" on Broadway, understudied John Glover at The American Shakespeare Theatre in ...
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I truly believe that MFA and BFA programs should have their version of the Dale Carnegie Course for actors in their programs. Talent is talent and business is business, and many actors don't necessarily have the most well developed social skills. Thank God that a number of drama programs are now incorporating "the business of acting" into their curriculum.
When he was awarded the ITT International Fellowship in the Fulbright Competition, one of the judges, actress Beatrice Straight
became Everett's biggest supporter. She contacted her friend Laurence Olivier
and asked him his opinion as to where her protégé should study in London; Olivier told Straight that he recommended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, where Everett later studied ...