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Beatrice Lillie

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Madame Arcati
  [Broadway]
1957
Performer
The Rajah's Favorite
Hostess
The Original Cast
Kabuki Lil
The Lady
Singer
Lucille
  [Broadway]
1956
Auntie Mame [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1952
The Star's Friend
Solo Performer
The Son
Sybil
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Miss Twitchell
Performer
Massachusetts Mermaid
3rd Couple
Gladys
Mme. Lapis de Lazuli
Pittsburgh Choral Society Choral Director
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Lady Agatha Pendleton
The Customer
"Fragonard in Pink"
Mrs. Manningham
"Dancin' to a Jungle Drum" Singer
"When I Was a Little Cuckoo" Singer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1939
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1939
She
"(I've Been to a) Marvelous Party" Performer
The Countess
Mrs. Rowntree
Mrs. John Illsworth-Poindexter
A School Girl
Giselle
Marion Day
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1936
"Josephine Waters" Performer
"Epilogue" Performer
"Buy Yourself a Balloon" Performer
Performer
Mrs. Slemp
Mlle. Leonore
A Strip Teaser
Treasurer
Go Go Benuti
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1935
She
Sonia
"The Toast of Vienna" Performer
"Paree" Performer
"O Leo" Performer
Featured Performer
Millicent Peabody
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1932
"Quel Bijou" performer
Nancy Fixit
"End of a Perfect Night" performer
Penelope Goldfarb
Frisco Fanny
Mrs. George Buckingham
  [Broadway]
1932
The Nurse
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1931
The Late Comer
Miss Tassell
Performer
"Cinema Lorelei"
Miss Hammond
"Sevilla"
"Mad Dogs and Englishmen"
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1928
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1928
Tilly
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1926
Lily Valli
  [Broadway]
1925
The Maid
Baby Boy
Madame Wanda Allova
"Susannah's Squeaking Shoes" Performer
"Mouse" Performer
"How D'You Do?" Performer
  [Broadway]
1926 Edition, 1925
Performer
  [Broadway]
1924
Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1957]
Additional Material


Beatrice Lillie Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1964 - Other Awards Gold Star
Beatrice Lillie
 
Tony Awards - 1964 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Beatrice Lillie, High Spirits
 
Tony Awards - 1958 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Beatrice Lillie, Ziegfeld Follies
 
Tony Awards - 1953 - Special Tony Award Gold Star
Beatrice Lillie, An Evening with Beatrice Lillie

Beatrice Lillie News

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by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2022

Legends, laughter, and love take center stage in STG's 2022/23 Silent Movie Mondays series. Audiences will be treated to films from the 1920s and earlier, including Go West on Nov. 21, It on Feb. 13, Exit Smiling on May 8, and Comedy Shorts on July 31.

Legends, Laughter, And Love Star In STG's 2022/23 SILENT MOVIE MONDAYS Photo Legends, Laughter, And Love Star In STG's 2022/23 SILENT MOVIE MONDAYS
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2022

Legends, laughter, and love take center stage in STG’s 2022/23 Silent Movie Mondays series. 

BWW Review: Sally Darling's TALES AND COCKTAILS Delivers Old-School Storytelling That Photo BWW Review: Sally Darling's TALES AND COCKTAILS Delivers Old-School Storytelling That's Divine... and Darling
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 22, 2021

The cabaret community darling named Sally has created something special in quarantine that needs a continued life beyond the days of lockdown.

PIANO BAR LIVE! Streams Tonight With Sally Darling, Kenny Davidsen And Jamie McRae Photo PIANO BAR LIVE! Streams Tonight With Sally Darling, Kenny Davidsen And Jamie McRae
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly Piano Bar Live! streams this Tuesday, February 16th at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino and guests Sally Darling, Kenny Davidsen and Jamie McRae, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!

VIDEO: THE MAMA ROSE SHOW Presents Christine Aziz Photo VIDEO: THE MAMA ROSE SHOW Presents Christine Aziz
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2020

Actress, singer and sketch comedian Christine Aziz, who can currently be seen on 'The Homemade Sketch Show,' is this week's special guest on Forest Hills, Queens, NYC-based actor and cabaret star Stephen S. Miller's 'The Mama Rose Show.'

Mel Brooks Pays Tribute to Comedy Partner and Best Friend Carl Reiner Photo Mel Brooks Pays Tribute to Comedy Partner and Best Friend Carl Reiner
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2020

Comedy legend and The Dick Van Dyke Show creator Carl Reiner has passed away at 98. His assistant Judy Nagy confirmed to Variety that he died of natural causes on Monday night at his home in Beverly Hills.

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Dies at 98 Photo Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Dies at 98
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 30, 2020

Comedy legend and The Dick Van Dyke Show creator Carl Reiner has passed away at 98. His assistant Judy Nagy confirmed to Variety that he died of natural causes on Monday night at his home in Beverly Hills.

Rosemary Loar Brings EVERYTHING'S COMING UP ROSIE To Don't Tell Mama Photo Rosemary Loar Brings EVERYTHING'S COMING UP ROSIE To Don't Tell Mama
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2019

Rosemary Loar debuts her newest cabaret creation Everything's Coming Up Rosie! at Don't Tell Mama 343 W 46th St, New York,NY for two performances only: Thursday Oct 10th @7pm & Saturday Oct 12th @5pm

Broadway Press Agent Bob Ullman Passes Away at 97 Photo Broadway Press Agent Bob Ullman Passes Away at 97
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 8, 2019

Robert ('Bob') Ullman (left), the legendary theatre press agent, whose career included Ethel Merman and Mary Martin: Together on Broadway, A Chorus Line (from workshop to Public Theater to Broadway), Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne in The Visit, Lauren Bacall in Cactus Flower, The Dining Room, Driving Miss Daisy, Sunday in the Park with George, and over 150 additional Broadway and off-Broadway plays and musicals, died on July 31, 2019 in Bayshore, Long Island, New York. He was 97. The cause of death was cardiac arrest. Bob's death was announced by Rev. Joshua Ellis, a long-time Ullman friend, a former Broadway press agent, and now, an Interspiritual minister.

Mighty Wurlitzer Extravaganza TO DISNEY, WITH LOVE Announced At El Capitan Photo Mighty Wurlitzer Extravaganza TO DISNEY, WITH LOVE Announced At El Capitan
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2019

The El Capitan Theatre puts a spotlight on its historic Mighty Wurlitzer Organ and its award winning house organist with a special concert by Rob Richards, TO DISNEY WITH LOVE, celebrating his twentieth anniversary as the El Capitan Theatre's house organist.  Richards has played this spectacular instrument at the landmark Hollywood movie palace since its installation in 1999.


Beatrice Lillie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Beatrice Lillie been in?
Beatrice Lillie has appeared on Broadway in 18 shows.

How many West End shows has Beatrice Lillie been in?
Beatrice Lillie has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Beatrice Lillie's first West End show?
Beatrice Lillie's first West End show was All Clear which opened in 1939

What awards has Beatrice Lillie been nominated for?
Other Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for High Spirits Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Ziegfeld Follies and Special Tony Award (Tony Awards) for An Evening with Beatrice Lillie .

What awards has Beatrice Lillie won?
Other Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards)and Special Tony Award (Tony Awards) for An Evening with Beatrice Lillie.