Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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David-James Carroll Biography (1950-1992)
Born July 30, 1950, in Rockville Centre, NY; died of AIDS, March 11, 1992, inNew York, NY; son of Derek Joseph (a corporate vice president) and Joan Theresa (Breitenberger) Carroll; partner of Robert Homma.
- Birth Details
- July 30, 1950
- Rockville Centre, New York, United States
- Death Details
- March 11, 1992
- New York, New York, United States
- (Stage debut) Tom, No, No, Nanette, Shady Grove Playhouse, Gaithersburg, MD, 1974.
- Understudy for male chorus, Where's Charley?, Circle in the Square, New York City, 1974-75.
- (New York debut) Jim Litten, Rodgers and Hart, Helen Hayes Theatre, 1975.
- Next, A Matter of Time, The Playhouse, New York City, 1975.
Our Town, Goodman Theatre, Chicago, IL, 1975-76.
George Abbott ... A Celebration, Shubert Theatre, New York City, 1976.
- Joseph, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Brooklyn Academy of Music Theatre, Brooklyn, NY, 1976-77.
Jerome Kern at the Hartman, Hartman Theatre, Hartford, CT, 1977.
- Chip Beaumont, Spotlight, National Theatre, Washington, DC, 1978.
- Eastern Mousada, Oh, Brother!, ANTA Theatre, New York City, 1981.
- Adam, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (also see below), Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1982.
- George, Oh, Boy!, Goodspeed Opera House, East Haddam, CT, 1983.
- Rodolfo, La Boheme, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public/Anspacher Theatre, New York City, 1984.
- Rat, The Wind in the Willows, Nederlander Theatre, New York City,1985.
- Robert, Company, Church of the Heavenly Rest, New York City, 1987.
- Anatoly, Chess, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1988, then Carnegie Hall, New York City, 1989.
- Baron Felix Von Gaigern, Grand Hotel, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1989.
- Walter, Cafe Crown, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 1989.
- Appeared in Side by Side by Sondheim, Coconut Grove Playhouse; Strike Up the Band, Walnut Street Theatre, Philadelphia, PA; Portraitof Jennie, Berkshire Theatre Festival; appeared in the title role, Ernie Pyle, Tokyo, Japan; and in New York City productions of New Tunes and Robert in Concert. Toured as Jimmy Winter, Oh, Kay!, North American cities, 1978; Clifford, Death Trap, U.S. cities, 1978-79;Adam, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, U.S. cities, 1981-82; in a Japanese tour of Oklahoma!, and a U.S. tour of South Pacific.
Credits; Film Appearances
- Cop, Abduction, Blackpool, 1975.
- Actor Number One, Hero at Large, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1980.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- Appeared in episodes of The Rockford Files, NBC; Knots Landing, CBS; and CHiPS, NBC.
Credits; Other Television Appearances
- Bill Westlake, Ball Four (series), CBS, 1976.
- Sergeant O'Neal, Hot W.A.C.S. (pilot), ABC, 1981.
- Joey, Rockabye (movie), CBS, 1986.
- Appeared as Jerry Baker in the movie To Race the Wind, 1980; ChuckWakemore in the movie The Promise of Love, 1980; Borgland in the movie The Seduction of Miss Leona, 1980; David in the movie The SecretWar of Jackie's Girls, 1980; and Johnnie Masterson in the movie Splendor in the Grass, 1981; also appeared in Paris.
Ike (television special), PBS, 1986.
- Author of the television movie Casey Stengel.
Variety, March 16, 1992, p. 75.
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