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Alla Nazimova

 
Alla Nazimova Headshot
Date Of Birth:
May 22, 1879
Date Of Death:
July 13, 1945 (66)
Birth Place:
Yalta, RUSSIA
 
Alla Nazimova Headshot
Date of Birth: May 22, 1879
Date of Death: July 13, 1945 (66)

Birth Place: Yalta, RUSSIA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1939
The Mother
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1936
Hedda Tesman
  [Broadway]
1935
Mrs. Helen Alving
  [Broadway]
1935
The Priestess
  [Broadway]
1933
Monica
  [Broadway]
1933
Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna
  [Broadway]
1932
O-Lan
  [Broadway]
1931
Christine Mannon
  [Broadway]
1930
Natalya Petrovna
  [Broadway]
1929
Katerina Ivanovna
  [Broadway]
1928
Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna
  [Broadway]
1923
Countess Dagmar
  [Broadway]
1918
Performer
  [Broadway]
1918
Performer
  [Broadway]
1918
Performer
  [Broadway]
1917
Performer
  [Broadway]
1914
Performer
  [Broadway]
1912
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1910
Mrs. Rita Allmers
  [Broadway]
1907
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Hilde Wangel
  [Broadway]
1907
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Hedda Tesman
  [Broadway]
1907
Nora Helmer
  [Broadway]
1906
Hedda Tesman
  [Broadway]
1905
Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1936]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1935]
Director

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1939
The Mother

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1936
Hedda Tesman

  [Broadway]
1935
Mrs. Helen Alving

  [Broadway]
1935
The Priestess

  [Broadway]
1933
Monica

  [Broadway]
1933
Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna

  [Broadway]
1932
O-Lan

  [Broadway]
1931
Christine Mannon

  [Broadway]
1930
Natalya Petrovna

  [Broadway]
1929
Katerina Ivanovna

  [Broadway]
1928
Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna

  [Broadway]
1923
Countess Dagmar

  [Broadway]
1918
Performer

  [Broadway]
1918
Performer

  [Broadway]
1918
Performer

  [Broadway]
1917
Performer

  [Broadway]
1914
Performer

  [Broadway]
1912
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1910
Mrs. Rita Allmers

  [Broadway]
1907
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Hilde Wangel

  [Broadway]
1907
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Hedda Tesman

  [Broadway]
1907
Nora Helmer

  [Broadway]
1906
Hedda Tesman

  [Broadway]
1905
Performer

Productions

[Broadway, 1936]
Director

[Broadway, 1935]
Director






Alla Nazimova News

Photo: First Look at Romy Nordlinger As Alla Nazimova In GARDEN OF ALLA  At Theaterla Photo Photo: First Look at Romy Nordlinger As Alla Nazimova In GARDEN OF ALLA At Theaterlab
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2022

The one-woman show GARDEN OF ALLA: The Alla Nazimova Story by Romy Nordlinger will open at Theaterlab on Friday, June 17. It celebrates the extraordinary life of the Jewish immigrant turned Hollywood star and an LGBTQ trailblazer of the Roaring Twenties. Check out photos!

Toronto Fringe Returns In Person, July 6 - 17, 2022 Photo Toronto Fringe Returns In Person, July 6 - 17, 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

Toronto Fringe has announced the 34th Annual Toronto Fringe Festival will once again be live in-person, in 11 indoor venues across the city July 6 - 17, 2022, including the dearly missed KidsFest, plus two POSTSCRIPT hubs. The full schedule and box office details for Toronto Fringe will be revealed June 22, 2022.

GARDEN OF ALLA: The Alla Nazimova Story Comes to Theatrelab in June Photo GARDEN OF ALLA: The Alla Nazimova Story Comes to Theatrelab in June
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2022

Theaterlab (Orietta Crispino, Artistic Director) presents a new staging of the acclaimed one-woman show GARDEN OF ALLA – The Alla Nazimova Story. This intimate monodrama tells the story of Alla Nazimova, a Jewish immigrant who became a Broadway sensation, movie star, pioneering filmmaker – and a LGBTQ trailblazer whose notorious Garden of Alla mansion was “the Camelot of Hollywood”, its cultural and intellectual salon, and a place where the stars “came out.”

Julia Holter Will Be Joined By The Chorus Of Opera North In Live Soundtrack For THE P Photo Julia Holter Will Be Joined By The Chorus Of Opera North In Live Soundtrack For THE PASSION OF JOAN OF ARC
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

Julia Holter and her band will be joined by the 36-strong Chorus of Opera North for the long-awaited premiere of her soundtrack for the silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc at Huddersfield Town Hall on 23 November 2022, part of Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (hcmf//).

Encore Performance of GARDEN OF ALLA - THE ALLA NAZIMOVA STORY to be Presented at The Photo Encore Performance of GARDEN OF ALLA - THE ALLA NAZIMOVA STORY to be Presented at The Cutting Room
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

A special one-night encore performance of GARDEN OF ALLA: The Alla Nazimova Story will be presented at THE CUTTING ROOM. March 30, 2021, 8pm (6:45 doors + live jazz cocktail hour) at The Cutting Room (44 E 32nd St., New York, NY 10016).

GARDEN OF ALLA: THE ALLA NAZIMOVA STORY to be Presented at The Cutting Room Photo GARDEN OF ALLA: THE ALLA NAZIMOVA STORY to be Presented at The Cutting Room
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021

Join in for a special one-night performance of GARDEN OF ALLA: The Alla Nazimova Story. Formerly known as PLACES, this multimedia solo show about one of Broadway's biggest stars, silent film legend and trailblazing LGBTQ+ iconoclast Alla Nazimova, is written and performed by Romy Nordlinger.

Dael Orlandersmith Will Celebrate Her 60th Birthday With The Wild Project Photo Dael Orlandersmith Will Celebrate Her 60th Birthday With The Wild Project
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2019

Dael Orlandersmith celebrates her 60th birthday with a special benefit evening at the Wild Project. The event takes place on Saturday, November 23 at 7 pm at Wild Project (195 E. 3rd Street, between Avenues A & B). Tickets are $60 - $100 (including food and drink) and will benefit the Wild Project's mission and programming. Advance tickets can be purchased online at http://www.thewildproject.com.

The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces 2019-2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 2, 2019

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village with the 2019-20 Season from September 6, 2019 through June 2020. All productions are chosen through a submission process and the curated season is co-presented by the Theater at the 14th Street Y. From a wide range of artists, the season is a deliberate program of artistic discourse around the theme of Life and Death.

The Theater At The 14th Street Y Announces 2019-2020 Season Photo The Theater At The 14th Street Y Announces 2019-2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2019

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village with the 201 9-20 Season from September 6, 2019 through June 2020. All productions are chosen through a submission process and the curated season is co-presented by the Theater at the 14th Street Y. From a wide range of artists the season is a deliberate program of artistic discourse around the theme of Life and Death.

Critically-Acclaimed Multimedia Show About Alla Nazimova, PLACES! By Romy Nordlinger, Photo Critically-Acclaimed Multimedia Show About Alla Nazimova, PLACES! By Romy Nordlinger, Comes to HERE
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2019

Pat Addiss presents PLACES! The Alla Nazimova Story as part of HERE's Summer SubletSeries: Co-Op in New York City on the Mainstage. This multimedia solo show about one of Broadway's biggest stars, silent film legend and trailblazing lesbian iconoclast, Alla Nazimova was written and performed by Romy Nordlinger, Original score and sound design by Nick T. Moore, Video Design by Adam Burns, directed by Cailin Heffernan. PLACES! follows a critically acclaimed sold-out runs at 59E59, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Dixon Place, and The Players Club. Don't miss this special limited engagement at HERE Mainstage Theatre which takes place June 11th - 15th at 8:30pm and June 16th at 4pm at HERE located at 145 Sixth Avenue, entrance is on Dominick Street, 1 block south of Spring Street. General admission tickets are $20. For tickets and information visit www.here.org or call +1 212. 353.3101


Alla Nazimova Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Alla Nazimova been in?
Alla Nazimova has appeared on Broadway in 29 shows.

How many West End shows has Alla Nazimova been in?
Alla Nazimova has not appeared in the West End