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John Dyer, Broadway star of 'Annie,' 'Camelot,' 'Urinal City,' dies at 68

John Deyle has appeared in four Broadway musicals, more than commercials and the incompetent Mr. Science from Season 1 of “The Late Show with Conan O’Brien” passed away. he is04.

Dell passed away in June His wife, Rebecca Paller, announced at their home in Mount Kisco, New York, following his battle with esophageal cancer.

When auditioning for a role in a musical adaptation of the musical I Remember Mom , lyricist Martin Channing Charnin told him that he was “completely wrong about this show, but we can use you in Annie ,” he recalls.

Deyle then made her Broadway debut in March 1954, Joining the Orchestra Sarah Jessica Parker stars as Louise Howe, Fred McCracken and Burt Healy.

He went on to do a 1980 Broadway rerun of Lerner & Loewe’s Camelot , starring Richard Burton and followed up with This famous musical features Richard Harris in the lead role.

Deyle also played “

Freedom” on Broadway (as Principal Clarke), Beginning at 1998 and in Urinetown (as Senator Philip) throughout its 2001-04 running. (He started with the latter off-Broadway.)

Other stage highlights include playing in 1993 Bert Bratt ) on a nationwide tour to find commercial success without really trying ; starring off Broadway in Frankie Cavalier in Beauty and 1980 revival of Hucklebee The Fantasticks; and regional performances at Long Wharf, Huntington Theatre, Arena Stage, Walnut Street Theatre, Arts Park and Goodspeed .

born July 6th, 1954 in Rochester, NY , Deyle graduated from Irondequoit High School at 1954 and moved to New York to pursue his dream of acting on Broadway.

Years after realizing this, he started appearing as Mr. Science on NBC’s Late Show with Conan O’Brien in .

In the ad – his wife says his “bread and butter” – He promotes everything from Skippy peanut butter and Toblerone chocolate to Hoover vacuum cleaners, Kraft macaroni and cheese and men’s hair dye (“I thought you were starting to turn gray,” says his barber character).

Dale has also appeared in the following films: Wall Street(1987), before and after (1993), A True Thing (1998) and Tio Papi (2006) and episodes of Law & Order , Law & Order: SVU , The Good Wife , Forever and All my children .

In addition to his married wife (an art writer and curator) 1987, survivors include their son Oleg; his sister Catherine; brother-in-law Ben; Aunt Marilyn; nephews Stephen, Brian and Jay; and niece Erica. 2006



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