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Austin Pendleton

 
Date Of Birth:
March 27, 1940 (82)
Birth Place:
Warren, OH, USA
Bio:
Austin Pendleton is an American Actor, Director, and Playwright. He made his New York debut in Oh Dad, Poor Dad,... by Arthur Kopit and his Broadway debut in Fiddler on the Roof, both directed by Jerome Robbins. Most recently on Broadway, he was in The Minutes. Other Broadway credits include The ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: March 27, 1940 (82)

Birth Place: Warren, OH, USA

Bio:
Austin Pendleton is an American Actor, Director, and Playwright. He made his New York debut in Oh Dad, Poor Dad,... by Arthur Kopit and his Broadway debut in Fiddler on the Roof, both directed by Jerome Robbins. Most recently on Broadway, he was in The Minutes. Other Broadway credits include The ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Return Production, 2022
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2022
Doc Baugh
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Mr. Oldfield
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2019
The Professor
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Original Broadway Production, 2019
Mr. Pendleton
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2014
Ed
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2012
Lebedev [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Pearl Theatre Company Revival, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Friar Laurence
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Father [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Chaplain
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 1999
Senator Billboard Rawkins
  [New York]
Reading, 1999
Senator Billboard Rawkins
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1997
Mr. Dussel
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Whitey McCoy
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Harry Berlin
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Otto Kringelein [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Voitski
  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Frank
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Shostakovich
  [Broadway]
1985
Arnie
  [Off-Broadway]
1983
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Jack
  [Regional (US)]
Workshop, 1977
Adam
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1975
Charley (Standby)
  [Broadway]
1974
Professer Bobby Rudetsky
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1970
Isaac
Performer
  [Broadway]
1967
Leo Hubbard
  [Broadway]
1966
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Motel
  [Off-Broadway]
1962
Jonathan
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1983
Adam
  [New York]
New York Concert, 1981
Adam

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 0]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[West End, 2012]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Director
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 1988]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1988]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 1986]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1978]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1976]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Playwright
Playwright
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter

Austin Pendleton Biography

Austin Pendleton is an American Actor, Director, and Playwright. He made his New York debut in Oh Dad, Poor Dad,... by Arthur Kopit and his Broadway debut in Fiddler on the Roof, both directed by Jerome Robbins. Most recently on Broadway, he was in The Minutes. Other Broadway credits include The Diary of Anne Frank with Natalie Portman and Linda Lavin, Choir Boy, Grand Hotel, Doubles, The Runner Stumbles, Goodtime Charley, An American Millionaire, Hail Scrawdyke!. He was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play for the 1981 revival of The Little Foxes. BroadwayOff-Broadway, he won an Obie for The Last Sweet Days of Isaac. Off-Off-Broadway he played title roles in Hamlet, Richard II, Richard III and King Lear.

Austin Pendleton Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Austin Pendleton, The Minutes
 
- 2015 - Legend of off-Broadway Honoree Gold Star
Austin Pendleton
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Austin Pendleton, Between Riverside and Crazy
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Director
Austin Pendleton, Between Riverside and Crazy
 
Obie Awards - 2011 - Directing Gold Star
Austin PendletonThe Three Sisters
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Direction of a Play
Austin Pendleton, The Little Foxes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1970 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Austin Pendleton, The Last Sweet Days of Isaac
 
Obie Awards - 1970 - Performance Gold Star
Austin Pendleton , The Last Sweet Days of Isaac

Austin Pendleton News

Meet the Cast of BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2022

Second Stage Theater's Broadway production of Stephen Adly Guirgis' play, Between Riverside and Crazy, directed by Austin Pendleton begins previews  tonight, Wednesday, November 30th. Meet the cast here!

Video: Common and Company Get Ready to Bring BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY to Broadway Photo Video: Common and Company Get Ready to Bring BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY to Broadway
by In Rehearsals - Nov 26, 2022

In this video, Common and the company of Between Riverside and Crazy meet the press ahead of the show's arrival on Broadway on Wednesday, November 30. The play will officially open on Monday, December 19, 2022 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater.

Premiere of FLIGHT DELAY By Peter Anderegg Will Open at The Tank Next Week Photo Premiere of FLIGHT DELAY By Peter Anderegg Will Open at The Tank Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022

On December 1st Thisbe Theater Company opens Peter Anderegg's Flight Delay directed by Kelly Morgan at The Tank. The production runs until the 18th at 312 West 36th Street in New York City.

Photos: The Company of BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Meets the Press! Photo Photos: The Company of BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Meets the Press!
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 18, 2022

See photos of the company of Between Riverside and Crazy meeting the press! BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY will begin previews Wednesday, November 30th and will officially open on Monday, December 19, 2022 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater.

Alison Fraser to Lead STRANGER INTERLUDES Industry Reading at Boundless Theater Photo Alison Fraser to Lead STRANGER INTERLUDES Industry Reading at Boundless Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Boundless Theater announced has that Stranger Interludes, a new play by David James Parr, will receive an industry reading on Friday, November 18th at The Dramatists Guild Foundation, directed by Amanda Bearse (‚ÄúMarried‚Ķ with Children‚ÄĚ, Billy Eichner‚Äôs Bros).

Tickets for BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Live Simulcast Viewings on Sale Tomorrow Photo Tickets for BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Live Simulcast Viewings on Sale Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2022

Tickets will go on sale for Second Stage Theater's simulcast performances of its Broadway production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ play, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, directed by Austin Pendleton on Friday, November 11 at 12pm EST. 

Ruth Stage's CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF to Return Off-Broadway in 2023 Photo Ruth Stage's CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF to Return Off-Broadway in 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2022

On the heels of a 35 show run this past summer, Ruth Stage's provocative and controversial modern staging of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof will return to New York City in early 2023. Opening night is scheduled for Sunday March 5th, 2023. The production will close on Friday night March 31st, 2023.

Austin Pendleton Stars in Short Film BALL AND VASE Photo Austin Pendleton Stars in Short Film BALL AND VASE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2022

Legendary performer Austin Pendleton stars in BALL AND VASE, the critically acclaimed short film produced by 08008 Productions, that tackles aging, loss and abandonment through the story of 'Ed,' an elderly magician who has been largely forgotten, who attempts to reconnect with the world through one last magic performance.

The LA Premiere of THE NEW ABOLITIONISTS Will Be Launched By 'Kat Kramer's Films That Photo The LA Premiere of THE NEW ABOLITIONISTS Will Be Launched By 'Kat Kramer's Films That Change The World'
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

Katharine 'Kat' Kramer, a founder of 'Kat Kramer's Films That Change The World,' international cinema series to showcase motion pictures and documentaries that raise awareness of important social issues, will launch the LA Premiere of 'The New Abolitionists' - a film by Christina Zorich, on Friday October 21st at the Laemmle Monica Film Center in Santa Monica.

THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE to Host Talkback with Jewish Faith Leaders This Month Photo THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE to Host Talkback with Jewish Faith Leaders This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022

Tony and Olivier-winning OHenry Productions has announced a post-show conversation with Jewish faith leaders following the October 20 performance of This Beautiful Future. The production, which opened on September 20, 2022, will conclude its run at the historic Cherry Lane Theatre.

Austin Pendleton Videos

Video: Common and Company Get Ready to Bring BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY to Broadway Videoplay
Video: Common and Company Get Ready to Bring BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY to Broadway

by In Rehearsals - Nov 26, 2022

In this video, Common and the company of Between Riverside and Crazy meet the press ahead of the show's arrival on Broadway on Wednesday, November 30. The play will officially open on Monday, December 19, 2022 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater.

VIDEO: Inside Opening Night of THE MINUTES Videoplay
VIDEO: Inside Opening Night of THE MINUTES

by Opening Night - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway! All new footage has been released from the red carpet and curtain call. Check out the video here!

VIDEO: Watch Scenes from THE MINUTES on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Scenes from THE MINUTES on Broadway

by Show Highlights - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway! All new video has been released featuring clips from the show.

VIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MINUTES on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MINUTES on Broadway

by In Rehearsals - Mar 15, 2022

In just a few thousand minutes, The Minutes will finally arrive on Broadway, where it is set to begin previews on Broadway on Saturday, April 2, 2022, and open on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at Studio 54.

BWW Exclusive: Watch a New Clip from BEFORE/DURING/AFTER Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Watch a New Clip from BEFORE/DURING/AFTER

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 22, 2021

before/during/after, which comes out on demand Feb 9, is the story of Jennie Lonergan, a middle-aged NYC theatre actress, who is forced to figure out the kind of person she wants to be when her seemingly perfect 15-year marriage comes to an abrupt end after she catches her husband having an affair.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PAINT, on VOD Dec. 15 Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PAINT, on VOD Dec. 15

by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

PAINT, a dark comedic journey about a group of young NYC artists as they struggle to sell their first paintings and get discovered, will be available on VOD everywhere on December 15, 2020.

VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Talks RUN on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Talks RUN on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

The Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning actress plays a protective mother who becomes quite terrifying over the course of the movie.

VIDEO: See Sarah Paulson in the Trailer for RUN on Hulu Videoplay
VIDEO: See Sarah Paulson in the Trailer for RUN on Hulu

by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2020

They say you can never escape a mother‚Äôs love... but for Chloe, that‚Äôs not a comfort ‚ÄĒ it‚Äôs a threat.

VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Says She Almost Didn't Star in RATCHED on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH M Videoplay
VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Says She Almost Didn't Star in RATCHED on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2020

Sarah Paulson talks about her work with Ryan Murphy, playing a villain audiences root for and dipping her toes into interacting with fans on Instagram Live.

VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Talks About Her Love of Performing for an Audience on THE LATE S Videoplay
VIDEO: Sarah Paulson Talks About Her Love of Performing for an Audience on THE LATE SHOW

by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020

Stephen's good friend Sarah Paulson makes her fifth appearance on the show, commiserating with our host about the challenges of performing without an audience and their shared love for Cate Blanchett.


Austin Pendleton Frequently Asked Questions

What is Austin Pendleton next theatre project?
Austin Pendleton's next show will be This Beautiful Future which opens on 9/20/2022 on Off-Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Austin Pendleton been in?
Austin Pendleton has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Austin Pendleton been in?
Austin Pendleton has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Austin Pendleton been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Minutes , Legend of off-Broadway Honoree () for , Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Between Riverside and Crazy , Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Between Riverside and Crazy , Directing (Obie Awards) for The Three Sisters , Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Little Foxes Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Last Sweet Days of Isaac and Performance (Obie Awards) for The Last Sweet Days of Isaac .

What awards has Austin Pendleton won?
Legend of off-Broadway Honoree () for , Directing (Obie Awards) for The Three Sisters Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Last Sweet Days of Isaacand Performance (Obie Awards) for The Last Sweet Days of Isaac.

How many shows has Austin Pendleton written?
Austin Pendleton has written 6 shows including Booth is Back in Town (Bookwriter), The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (Bookwriter), Booth (Playwright), Uncle Bob (Playwright), Orson's Shadow (Playwright), A Minister's Wife (Bookwriter).