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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 18, 1993|
|Born:||June 14, 1919||Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
RATE AND COMMENT
In Chicago worked as actor-director in summer stock, also with the Shakespearean Theatre Group and the Chicago Civic Repertory Theatre
Directed productions for the Jewish Peoples Institute
Worked as radio actor in NY
Broadway acting debut, "Cafe Crown"
Served in US Armed Forces
Rose to prominence in stage production of "Joan of Lorraine"
Broadway directing debut, "Goodbye My Fancy" (also actor)
Screen acting debut in "My Girl Tisa"
Legally became a British resident
US Government tried to serve him with subpoena to appear before the HUAC committee; remained in England
London stage debut, "Winter Journey"
Co-produced first play (also actor), "The Shrike", London
Served as artistic director, New Shakespeare Theatre, Liverpool, UK
Returned to USA
Feature directing debut, "The File of the Golden Goose" (Great Britain)
Named director, Southwark Summer Festival, UK
Founded (also executive director) Globe Playhouse Trust Ltd. And World Centre for Shakespeare Studies Ltd., UK
TV series regular on "Berringers"
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