Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Michael Egan Biography (1926-)
Born August 24, 1926, in Washington, PA; son of Arthur (a member of the United States consular service) and Mima (a saleswoman; maiden name, Clark) Egan.
- Birth Details
- August 24, 1926
- Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
Credits; Stage Appearances
- (Stage debut) Orsino, Twelfth Night, Parr Theater, Pittsburgh, PA, 1943.
- (New York debut) Tobias and the angel, The Father, Theater de Lys, 1948.
- The Great Sebastians, Broadway production, 1956.
- Pope Leo, Luther, St. James Theatre, New York City, 1963-64.
- Bird Boot, Real Inspector Hound, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC, 1966.
- George, Duck Variations, Cherry Lane Theatre, New York City, 1976- 77.
- Pozzo, Waiting for Godot, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY, 1978.
- Angel, An Angel Comes to Babylon, PAF Playhouse, New York City, 1979.
- Shamraev, The Seagull, Public Theatre, New York City, 1980.
- Vivien, Vivien, Lincoln Center, New York City, 1981.
- Galileo, Galileo, Pittsburgh Public Theater, Pittsburgh, PA, 1981.
- Standby, The Dresser, Biltmore Theatre, New York City, 1981.
- The Man, Tresspassers, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 1982.
- Hugh, Translations, Centaur Theatre, Montreal, Quebec, 1982.
- Pischich, The Cherry Orchard, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1983.
- Dr. Dorn, The Seagull, Tyrone Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis, MN, 1983.
- Colonel Melkett, Black Comedy, Philadelphia Drama Guild, Philadelphia, PA, 1984.
- Chebutykin, Three Sisters, Tyrone Guthrie Theatre, 1984.
- Falstaff, Henry IV, Part I, Center Stage, Baltimore, MD, 1984.
- Sewing machine man, Juno and the Paycock, John Golden Theatre, New York City, 1988.
- Mr. Schlein, New York 1937, Jewish Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1990.
- Appeared in the Broadway productions A Cry of Players, The Incomparable Max, and The Ritz; appeared off-Broadway in Drums in the Night, American Buffalo, and One Act Play Festival. Toured as Cromwell, Man for All Seasons; and as old man, Royal Hunt of the Sun, both U.S. cities.
Credits; Stage Work; Director
- John L. Lewis, Disciple of Discontent, Civic Center Theatre, Cleveland, OH, 1977, then Berkshire Theater Festival, NY, 1978.
- My Lady Luck, Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival, Cleveland, 1980.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- (Television debut) Sir Humphrey, Edge of Night, ABC, 1983.
- Judge Fein, Law and Order, NBC, 1992.
Credits; Other Television Appearances
- You Can't Go Home Again (movie), 1979.
- Baglioni, Rappaccini's Daughter, 1980.
- Soldier, Antony and Cleopatra, 1980.
- "The December Rose" (special), WonderWorks, PBS, 1987.
- Close Relations, 1990.
Credits; Film Appearances
- (Film debut) Zoro, Square Root of Zoro, 1962.
- Jake, Two for the Seesaw, United Artists, 1962.
- Herbert, Next Stop, Greenwich Village, 1976.
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