Alan Bates

Date of Death: December 27, 2003 (69)

Birth Place: Allstree, Derbyshire, ENGLAND

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Alan Bates STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Vassily Semyonitch Kuzovkin

[Off-Broadway]
2000
The Man

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Ben Butley

[Broadway]
1964
Richard Ford

[Broadway]
1961
Mick

[Broadway]
1957
Cliff Lewis


Alan Bates Movies

[1960]The Entertainer Frank Rice

[1961]Whistle Down the Wind Arthur Blakey

[1962]A Kind of Loving Vic

[1963]The Running Man Stephen

[1963]The Guest Mick

[1964]Nothing But the Best Jimmy Brewster

[1966]Georgy Girl Jos Jones

[1966]King of Hearts Le Soldat Charles Plumpick

[1967]Far from the Madding Crowd Gabriel Oak

[1968]The Fixer Yakov Bok

[1969]Women in Love Rupert Birkin

[1970]Three Sisters Vershinin

[1971]The Go-Between Ted Burgess

[1972]A Day in the Death of Joe Egg Bri

[1973]Story of a Love Story Harry

[1974]Butley Ben Butley

[1975]Royal Flash Rudi Von Sternberg

[1975]In Celebration Andrew Shaw

[1978]The Shout Charles Crossley

[1978]An Unmarried Woman Saul

[1979]The Rose Rudge

[1980]Nijinsky Sergei Diaghilev

[1981]Quartet H.J., Loishusband

[1981]Rece do góry Wikto

[1982]Britannia Hospital Macready: Guest Patient

[1982]The Return of the Soldier Captain Chris Baldry

[1983]The Wicked Lady Captain Jerry Jackson

[1986]Duet for One David Cornwallis

[1987]A Prayer for the Dying Jack Meehan

[1988]We Think the World of You Frank Meadows

[1989]Uncontrollable Circumstances Malcolm Forrest

[1990]Dr. M Le docteur Heinrich Marsfeldt, Guru

[1990]Hamlet Claudius

[1990]Mister Frost Felix Detweiler

[1991]Secret Friends John

[1993]Silent Tongue Eamon McCree

[1995]Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets Sir. Hugo Coal

[1999]The Cherry Orchard Gaev Leonid Andreyevich

[2001]Gosford Park Jennings

[2002]Evelyn Tom Connolly

[2002]The Mothman Prophecies Alexander Leek

[2002]The Sum of All Fears Richard Dressler

[2003]Hollywood North Michael Baytes

[2003]The Statement Armand Bertier

[2003]Meanwhile Father Peter

[2020]Shuttlecock Major James Prentis

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Husband and Wife Tim Hardy and Alison Skilbeck Will Bring Award-Winning Work to The Old Red Lion

Husband and wife Tim Hardy and Alison Skilbeck bring award-winning work to the Old Red Lion, including Alison Skilbeck’s Uncommon Ground and The Trials of Galileo!

MOORCROFT Will Embark on Tour in Scotland

The Tron Theatre Company's acclaimed production Moorcroft by Eilidh Loan is touring to venues across Scotland in Autumn 2023. Find out how to get tickets here!

Award Winning Actor Tim Hardy Performs THE TRIALS OF GALILEO at Greenside Venues in Edinburgh

Acclaimed stage and screen actor Tim Hardy is bringing his critically acclaimed solo show, The Trials of Galileo to Greenside Venues in Edinburgh from 4 - 26 August.

THE LEHMAN TRILOGY Leads our Top Ten Shows for February

February is the shortest month and there's an awful lot of amazing theatre to be fitted in. Head off the winter blues with some fantastic theatrical treats including the return of Sam Mendes' The Lehman Trilogy, the West End transfer of OKLAHOMA! and the very first show at Southwark Playhouse's new venue.

Film Producer Edie Landau Dies at 95

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Edie Landau, film producer, and mother of Broadway's Tina Landau, has died at 95 years old.

Guy Masterson to Direct Terry d'Alfonso's PICASSO Starring Peter Tate at The Playground Theatre

Guy Masterson, director of the Olivier nominated West End hit, ‘The Shark Is Broken’ will direct PICASSO by Terry d’Alfonso, starring Peter Tate, at The Playground Theatre, running 25 January - 4 February, 2023. 

DUET FOR ONE Starring Tara Fitzgerald Joins Orange Tree Theatre's 2023 Season

The Orange Tree Theatre has announced their production of Tom Kempinski’s 1980 drama Duet For One. Richard Beecham makes his OT debut directing Tara Fitzgerald (Stephanie Abrahams) and Maureen Beattie (Dr Feldmann) in this new adaptation accompanied by live music.

Odyssey Theatre to Present A DAY IN THE DEATH OF JOE EGG in October

Odyssey Theatre Ensemble will present a compelling revival of Nichols’ semi-autobiographical dark comedy, directed by Ethan Maniquis. Public previews begin October 5. Performances will continue through November 21 at the Odyssey’s three-theater complex in West L.A.

Pasadena Playhouse to Present 'In Conversation: Cecile Richards & Holland Taylor'

Pasadena Playhouse begins performances of the West Coast premiere of Ann – written by and starring Holland Taylor and directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein March 22, with performances continuing through April 24. 

ANN Makes its West Coast Premiere at Pasadena Playhouse in March

Pasadena Playhouse presents the West Coast premiere of Ann – written by and starring Holland Taylor and directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein from March 22 through April 24; the press opening is Saturday, March 26. 

NEVER NOT ONCE Comes to Park Theatre Next Month

NEVER NOT ONCE, by the award-winning American playwright Carey Crim, is a poignant and emotionally gripping new drama about what happens when a family is forced to confront an unexpected and explosive answer to the question “Where do I come from?”.

5th Annual Indie Entertainment Showcase Announced

Cloud 21 PR International and Kultura PR International will present the fifth annual 'Indie Entertainment Showcase' a special event that will be held virtually during this year's Sundance Film Festival.

Awareness Film Festival to Present MERCY Docudrama by Wendy Morgan

To cap off its over yearlong festival run, the gripping docudrama feature Mercy, written and directed by UK-based actress Wendy Morgan, has been named an official selection of the 12th edition of the Awareness Film Festival, scheduled from October 21 to 31, 2021 at the Regal Cinemas in downtown Los Angeles.

Full Cast Announced For ARTHUR/MERLIN as Part of the Iris Theatre's 2021 Summer Festival

Writer Reuben Johnson's new re-imagining of this classic tale will take place outdoors in the beautiful gardens of the Actor's Church and features spoken word, original songs and is led by a cast of actor-musicians. Arthur/Merlin will run from 4 August – 22 August.  

BWW Interview: Meet the Fabulous Couple of OLD SHOW QUEENS- Streaming Now!

Dying for a new diversion in the absence of live theatre? Look no further than Old Show Queens- a 13-episode web series that is streaming now!

HOTTER Comes to Traverse Theatre

HOTTER Project and Ellie Keel Productions today announce performances of the critically acclaimed HOTTER at Traverse Theatre. Following sold out runs at Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Soho Theatre last year, the production will run for two performances a?" 12 and 13 March.

Tickets Are Now on Sale for ANN and ANNIE GET YOUR GUN at Pasadena Playhouse

Pasadena Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman has announced the on -sale of tickets for the Los Angeles premiere of Ann - written by and starring Holland Taylor and directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein from May 27 to June 28, 2020, and a new production of Irving Berlin's Annie Get Your Gun with book by Herbert and Dorothy Fields, directed by Sarna Lapine, from July 28-August 23, 2020.

Photo Flashback: Alan Bates in 1980

We're taking it back to the 80s with a photo flashback! 

HOTTER Returns to Soho Theatre

Hotter Project and Ellie Keel Productions today announce the return of the critically acclaimed HOTTER to Soho Theatre due to popular demand. Following sold out runs at Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Soho Theatre earlier this year, the production will run as a double bill with Hotter Project's currently running acclaimed show FITTER. The production runs for three performances, 27, 28, 30 December.

Photo Flash: Get a Look at Production Photos of FITTER at the Soho Theatre

Following the critically acclaimed success of HOTTER, Hotter Project and Ellie Keel Productions announce the world première of FITTER opening at Soho Theatre on 9 December, with previews from 3 December, running until 4 January 2020.

Alan Bates FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Alan Bates has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

Alan Bates has not appeared in the West End

Alan Bates has been nominated for several awards throughout his career. He was nominated for Outstanding Actor - Play at the Drama Desk Awards for his performance in "Fortune's Fool." He was also nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play at the Tony Awards for the same production. Bates received nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor at The Lortels and Outstanding Actor - Play at the Drama Desk Awards for his role in "The Unexpected Man." He was also nominated for Actor of the Year in a Revival at the Olivier Awards for his performance in "A Patriot For Me." In addition, Bates received nominations for Outstanding Performance at the Drama Desk Awards and the Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for his role in "Butley." He was also nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play at the Tony Awards and Best Actor at the Evening Standard Awards for the same production.

Alan Bates has won several awards throughout his career. He received the Outstanding Actor - Play award at the Drama Desk Awards for "Fortune's Fool" and also won the Outstanding Actor in a Play award at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for the same production. Bates was recognized with the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play award at the Tony Awards for his performance in "Fortune's Fool". He also received the Outstanding Lead Actor award at The Lortels for his role in "The Unexpected Man" and won the Outstanding Actor - Play award at the Drama Desk Awards for the same production. Bates was honored with the Outstanding Performance award at the Drama Desk Awards for his work in "Butley" and received the Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards. Additionally, he won the Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play award at the Tony Awards for "Butley" and was recognized as Best Actor at the Evening Standard Awards for the same production.

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