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Admiral Nathaniel Johnson
The Red Skelton Hour
Alaskan Policeman / Professor Whitecliff / Maurice Evans / ...
General Basil Bertram / General Bertram
Starred (as "Romeo") in "Romeo and Juliet" on Broadway (1935). Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Choreographed by Martha Graham
. Scenic Design and Costume Design by Jo Mielziner
. Directed by Guthrie McClintic
. Martin Beck Theatre: 23 Dec 1935-Jan 1936 (closing date unknown/15 performances). Cast: Evelyn Abbott,...
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[on his job as producer of Shakespeare plays for the "Hallmark Hall of Fame"]: Our job is to lead public taste, not play to what is thought to be public taste.
While Evans was extremely well-known as a Shakespearean actor during the years that he was most active, his fame in this area was eventually eclipsed by that of Laurence Olivier
and John Gielgud
, who won even more acclaim for their performances than Evans did.