Katharine Hepburn News

Also Credited As:
  • Katherine Burns

  • Date Of Birth:
    May 12, 1907
    Date Of Death:
    June 29, 2003 (96)
    Birth Place:
    Hartford, CT, USA
    Gender:
    Female
    BC/EFA Sets Celebrity Appearance, Auction Slate for 28th Annual Flea Market: BEAUTIFUL, LES MIZ, Idina Menzel, Hugh Jackman & More!
    by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

    The biggest day of the year for Broadway fans will include unique showbiz treasures, the opportunity to meet your favorite cast members and the chance to bid on exclusive backstage experiences as Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS presents the 28th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction (#bwayflea). (more...)

    Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Adriane Lenox and More Star in Huntington's GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER, Opening Tonight
    by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

    Huntington Theatre Company welcomes Julia Duffy, Tony Award winner Adriane Lenox, Boston favorite Will Lyman and Malcolm-Jamal Warner in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, the opening production of the 2014 Best of Boston's 33rd season. This funny and poignant stage adaptation of the award-winning 1967 film opens tonight, September 10, 2014. (more...)

    Good Theater Opens 13th Season with THE RAINMAKER, Opening 10/1
    by BWW News Desk - Sep 09, 2014

    Good Theater, the professional theater company in residence at the St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress Street, Portland, has announced the start of its 13th season. Opening October 1 and running through October 19 will be N. Richard Nash's acclaimed classic, THE RAINMAKER. (more...)

    Theatre Harrisburg to Open Season with THE PHILADELPHIA STORY, 9/5-14
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2014

    Theatre Harrisburg opens its 89th Mainstage season with the classic romantic comedy THE PHILADELPHIA STORY. Presented at the Krevsky Production Center in uptown Harrisburg, performances are scheduled for September 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13 & 14. Curtain times are Wednesday & Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. and Sundays are 2:00 p.m. All tickets, available at (717) 214-ARTS, are priced at $25 except Wednesday, September 10 when all tickets are $20. THE PHILADELPHIA STORY is sponsored by L. B. Smith Lincoln. (more...)

    Huntington/Coolidge's 'Stage & Screen' Series to Open 9/8 with JUNGLE FEVER
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

    Stage & Screen, a collaboration between Coolidge Corner Theatre and Huntington Theatre Company that explores the depictions of shared themes in Huntington productions and acclaimed films announces four upcoming film screenings and post-screening conversations with Huntington artists and experts. Tickets to each screening are $11 ($8 for Coolidge members with member ID and Huntington Theatre Company subscribers with promo code) and may be purchased online at coolidge.org or at the Coolidge box office, located at 290 Harvard Street, Brookline. (more...)

    Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett & More Join Warner Bros' THE JUNGLE BOOK: ORIGINS
    by Movies News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

    Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Naomie Harris, Tom Hollander, Eddie Marsan and Peter Mullan will join Cumberbatch in lending their voices to the animal characters in the feature film. (more...)

    Debbie Reynolds to be Honored with 2014 SAG Life Achievement Award
    by Movies News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

    Debbie Reynolds actor, singer, dancer, author, champion for the preservation of the artifacts of film history and for the understanding and treatment of mental illness has been named the 51st recipient of SAG-AFTRA's highest honor: (more...)

    Broadway Dims Lights Tonight in Honor of Stage & Screen Star Lauren Bacall
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

    The Broadway community mourns the loss of Lauren Bacall, legendary stage and screen star, who died Tuesday at the age of 89. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory tonight, August 15th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

    Event in Conjunction with Huntington's 'GUESS WHO...' Set for Strand Theatre, 8/27
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

    Huntington Theatre Company and the Mayor's Office of Arts + Culture will collaborate to present a free community event at Dorchester's Strand Theatre on Wednesday, August 27 at 7pm in conjunction with the Huntington's upcoming production of Guess Who's Coming to Dinner. (more...)

    Broadway to Dim Lights Tomorrow in Honor of Stage & Screen Star Lauren Bacall
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

    The Broadway community mourns the loss of Lauren Bacall, legendary stage and screen star, who died Tuesday at the age of 89. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory on Friday, August 15th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

    BREAKING NEWS: Kate Baldwin, Jason Danieley to Star in Broadway-Bound CAN-CAN Revival at Paper Mill; Full Cast Announced
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

    Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Todd Schmidt-Managing Director) is proud to open its 2014-2015 season with a Broadway-bound, world-class revival of Can-Can starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide. (more...)

    Barbra Streisand Releases Statement on Passing of Lauren Bacall
    by Movies News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

    Today, Barbara Streisand, who worked with Bacall in The Mirror Has Two Face, released the following statemen (more...)

    Liza Minnelli Reacts to Passing of Lauren Bacall: 'She Was One of a Kind'
    by Movies News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

    Bacall's close friend Liza Minnelli has issued the following statement on the passing of the legendary actress. (more...)

    Breaking News - Tony Award Winner Lauren Bacall Dies at 89
    by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 12, 2014

    Film and stage legend and two-time Tony Award winner Lauren Bacall, passed away on Tuesday morning (first reported by TMZ) at the age of 89. The legendary actress suffered a massive stroke and died at home according to a family member. BroadwayWorld.com has now confirmed the sad news. (more...)

    Adriane Lenox, Julia Duffy and Will Lyman Join Malcolm-Jamal Warner in Huntington's GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER
    by BWW News Desk - Aug 05, 2014

    Huntington Theatre Company announces that Julia Duffy, Tony Award winner Adriane Lenox, and Boston favorite Will Lyman will join the previously announced Malcolm-Jamal Warner in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, the opening production of the 2014 Best of Boston's 33rd season. (more...)

    Treasures of NY Public Library for the Performing Arts - Al Hirschfeld's Drawing Table and Barber's Chair
    by NYPL for the Performing Arts - Jul 25, 2014

    I have often referred to The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts as a living, breathing entity because its mission is to ensure that the performing arts live. At The Library for the Performing Arts, we house and preserve materials of the artistic process - the playwright's drafts, the composer's handwritten manuscripts, the artist's private correspondence, recordings, and more - and provide free access to these treasures for researchers, students, performers, and arts enthusiasts from around the world. (more...)

    Alec Baldwin, David Henry Hwang and More Covered at the 92Y in 2014
    by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

    92Y celebrates all things Theater -- plays, musicals (including theater's sister, movie musicals), songwriters, actors, playwrights -- even Broadway ghosts! (more...)

    CBS SUNDAY MORNING Up Year-to-Year in Viewers
    by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

    CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD posted a +15% year-to-year gain in viewers and remained the #1 Sunday morning news program with adults 25-54 and viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for July 13. (more...)

    CBS SUNDAY MORNING to Air Special Summer-Themed Edition, 7/13
    by TV News Desk - Jul 11, 2014

    CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD heads to the coastline of Connecticut for its annual summer at the shore-themed edition to be broadcast July 13, 2014 (9:00 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

    Top Reads: Laura Hillenbrand's UNBROKEN Makes Both NY Times and Amazon Best Seller Lists, Week Ending 7/6
    by BWW News Desk - Jul 06, 2014

    Since there's no end-all-be-all 'best seller' list, BWW Books has rounded up both The New York Times' top sellers as well as Amazon's - providing you with your one-stop look at this week's top reads! (more...)

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