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Richard Barr in drag, as the Countess of Sessex, in the 1937 Triangle production of Fol-De-Rol. Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations. Richard Barr as Archer in the 1938 Theatre Intime Production of Farquhar’s The Beaux’ Stratagem. Princeton University Library. Orson Welles (left) and Richard Barr in the RKO Pictures production offices of Citizen Kane, 1940. Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations. © Warner Brothers. Lieutenant Richard Barr in uniform, Germany, 1945. Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations. Richard Barr (rear), Paula Laurence, and Charles Bowden on a lounge chair at Laurence and Bowden’s home, 1959. Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations. Edward Albee and Richard Barr in Barr’s Broadway offices in 1959. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Original cast of The Zoo Story: George Maharis (Jerry) and William Daniels (Peter), 1960. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Donald Davis as Krapp in Samuel Beckett’s Krapp’s Last Tape, 1961. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Sudie Bond (Grandma) and Ben Piazza (The Young Man) in The American Dream, 1961. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. At the 1963 Tony Awards ceremony, at which Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? won Best Actor in a Play (Arthur Hill), Best Actress in a Play (Uta Hagen), Best Director (Alan Schneider), Best Play, and Best Dramatic Producers (Richard Barr and Clinton Wilder), with (left to right) Edward Albee, Richard Barr, Alan Schneider, Clinton Wilder, Uta Hagen, and Arthur Hill, 1962. Photo by FriedmanAbeles , © Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Al Freeman Jr., LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka), Edward Parone, and Jennifer West (clockwise from left) on the set of Jones’s Dutchman, 1964. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Clinton Wilder, unidentified actor, Richard Barr, Edward Parone, Edward Albee, and unidentified actor on the set of LeRoi Jones’s Dutchman at the Playwrights Unit 1964 (Village South Theatre). Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416).© Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Edward Albee on the set of Tiny Alice, Billy Rose Theatre, 1964. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. William Hutt (Lawyer), John Gielgud (Julian), and Irene Worth (Miss Alice) in Tiny Alice, Billy Rose Theatre, 1964. Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Kenneth Nelson (Michael), Keith Prentice (Larry), and Cliff Gorman (Emory) in the off-Broadway production of The Boys in the Band, 1968. vAlix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. The iconic cast photo from the off-Broadway production of The Boys in the Band, 1968. Top row (left to right), Peter White (Alan), Leonard Frey (Harold); second row, Kenneth Nelson (Michael), Keith Prentice (Larry), Laurence Luckinbill (Hank); bottom row, Cliff Gorman (Emory), Reuben Greene (Bernard), Frederick Combs (Donald), Robert La Tourneaux (Cowboy). Alix Jeffry photograph (MS Thr 416). © Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Edward Albee and the cast of All Over, 1971. Front row (left to right), George Voskovec (The Best Friend), Colleen Dewhurst (The Mistress), Edward Albee, Jessica Tandy (The Wife), Madeleine Sherwood (The Daughter); top row, Neil Fitzgerald (The Doctor), James Ray (The Son), Betty Field (The Nurse). Photo by Martha Swope, © Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Edward Albee, Richard Barr, and Barr’s assistant, Linda Magyar, at Albee’s home in Montauk, 1970s. Photo by Friedman-Abeles, © Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Cast and crew of James Duff’s Home Front, 1984. Standing (left to right), John Falabella (costume design), unidentified person, Don Walters (production stage manager), Michael Attenborough (director), Richard Barr, James Duff, Hugh O’Connor, Chris Fields (Jeremy), Jeff Knepper; center, Carroll O’Connor (Bob), Frances Sternhagen (Maurine); seated on floor, Peter Cromarty, Shirley Herz (press representative), Linda Cook (Karen), Clark Bason. Photo by Martha Swope, © Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Richard Barr...

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