Will Geer

Performer

Male

Born: March 9, 1902
Frankfort, Indiana

Died: April 22, 1978
Los Angeles, California

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Scratch Scratch
May 6, 1971 - May 8, 1971
Scratch Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Wild Duck The Wild Duck
Jan. 11, 1967 - Jun. 17, 1967
Lt. Ekdal [Alternate] Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - We, Comrades Three We, Comrades Three
Dec. 20, 1966 - Dec. 1, 1966
Walt Whitman Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Right You Are If You Think You Are Right You Are If You Think You Are
Nov. 22, 1966 - Dec. 1, 1966
Governor [Alternate] Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The School for Scandal The School for Scandal
Nov. 21, 1966 - Jan. 1, 1967
Sir Peter Teazle [Alternate] Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - 110 in the Shade 110 in the Shade
Oct. 24, 1963 - Aug. 8, 1964
H. C. Curry Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Ponder Heart The Ponder Heart
Feb. 16, 1956 - Jun. 23, 1956
Dorris R. Gladney Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Vamp The Vamp
Nov. 10, 1955 - Dec. 31, 1955
Uncle Garvey Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Wisteria Trees The Wisteria Trees
Feb. 2, 1955 - Feb. 13, 1955
Bowman WiTherspoon Performer
(Original)
 
Hope's the Thing
May 11, 1948 - May 15, 1948
Sweeney Performer
(Original)
 
Six O'Clock Theatre
Apr. 11, 1948 - Apr. 18, 1948
Sweeney Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Cradle Will Rock The Cradle Will Rock
Dec. 26, 1947 - Feb. 7, 1948
Mr. Mister Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - On Whitman Avenue On Whitman Avenue
May 8, 1946 - Sep. 14, 1946
Ed Tilden Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Flamingo Road Flamingo Road
Mar. 19, 1946 - Mar. 23, 1946
"Doc" Watterson Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Sophie Sophie
Dec. 25, 1944 - Dec. 30, 1944
Ernest Hopkins Performer
(Original)
 
The Moon Vine
Feb. 11, 1943 - Feb. 27, 1943
Uncle Yancey Sylvaine Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Tobacco Road Tobacco Road
Sep. 5, 1942 - Oct. 3, 1942
Jeeter Lester Performer
(Replacement)
 
Comes the Revelation
May 26, 1942 - May 27, 1942
Pa Flanders Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Johnny on a Spot Johnny on a Spot
Jan. 8, 1942 - Jan. 10, 1942
Doc Blossom Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The More the Merrier The More the Merrier
Sep. 15, 1941 - Sep. 27, 1941
Forrest Lockhart Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Sing Out the News Sing Out the News
Sep. 24, 1938 - Jan. 7, 1939
First Tycoon Performer
(Original)
 
    Hitler Performer
(Original)
 
    Jim in "I Married a Republican" Performer
(Original)
 
    Mr. Speaker Performer
(Original)
 
    W.S. Van Dyke Performer
(Original)
 
    Father Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Washington Jitters Washington Jitters
May 2, 1938 - May 21, 1938
Senator Briggs Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Journeyman Journeyman
Jan. 29, 1938 - Mar. 5, 1938
Semon Dye Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Cradle Will Rock The Cradle Will Rock
Jan. 3, 1938 - Apr. 2, 1938
Mr. Mister Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Of Mice and Men Of Mice and Men
Nov. 23, 1937 - May 21, 1938
Slim Performer
(Original)
 
A House in the Country
Jan. 11, 1937 - Jan. 1, 1937
Mr. Mooney Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - 200 Were Chosen 200 Were Chosen
Nov. 20, 1936 - Dec. 12, 1936
Farley Sprinkle Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Bury the Dead Bury the Dead
Apr. 18, 1936 - Jul. 11, 1936
Reporter Performer
(Original)
 
    Poppy Performer
(Original)
 
Let Freedom Ring
Nov. 6, 1935 - Feb. 22, 1936
John Kirkland Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Tobacco Road Tobacco Road
Dec. 4, 1933 - May 31, 1941
Jeeter Lester Performer
(Replacement)
 
Playbill Cover - The Merry Wives of Windsor The Merry Wives of Windsor
Mar. 19, 1928 - Apr. 1, 1928
Pistol Performer
(Original)
 
 

Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1964 Featured Actor in a Musical 110 in the Shade Nominee
 
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