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Billie Allen

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1955
Cigarette Girl
Zoe
Dancing Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1952
Rebecca
Maid
Dancer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1952
Dancer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Performer

Productions

 
[Regional (US), 1987]
Director
 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 1979]
Director

Photos

Billie Allen discusses her life, career and family influences.  Photo

Billie Allen discusses her life, career and family influences.

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Date:
09/24/2014
Billie Allen and Phylicia Rashad Photo

Billie Allen and Phylicia Rashad

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Date:
09/24/2014
Billie Allen and Phylicia Rashad enter to a standing ovation and take their places on Photo

Billie Allen and Phylicia Rashad enter to a standing ovation and take their places on stage

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Date:
09/24/2014
Billie Allen ends the event by instructing the audience to ''reach back and bring eve Photo

Billie Allen ends the event by instructing the audience to ''reach back and bring everybody with you.''

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Date:
09/24/2014
Betty Corwin welcomes guests, League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) members and Photo

Betty Corwin welcomes guests, League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) members and introduces Billie Allen and Phylicia Rashad

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Date:
09/24/2014

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1955
Cigarette Girl

Zoe

Dancing Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1952
Rebecca

Maid

Dancer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1952
Dancer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Performer

Productions

[Regional (US), 1987]
Director

[Off-Off-Broadway, 1979]
Director


Billie Allen Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2006 - Outstanding Director
Billie Allen, Funnyhouse of a Negro

Billie Allen News

League of Professional Theatre Women Announces Leadership & 2022 Spring Events Photo League of Professional Theatre Women Announces Leadership & 2022 Spring Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2022

The League of Professional Theatre Womenan organization which has championed women in the professional theatre for four decades, today announced the youngest, most diverse leadership in its history: co-presidents Mary E. Hodges & Katrin Hilbe, and Executive Vice President, Malini Singh McDonald.  

WP Theater to Relaunch In-Theater Programming with WELCOME HOME, Immersive Audio Tour Photo WP Theater to Relaunch In-Theater Programming with WELCOME HOME, Immersive Audio Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021

WP Theater is welcoming audiences back to the theater and consider what makes physical spaces feel like home with Welcome Home, or Ten Tiny Snapshots of WP, conceived and created by Rebecca Martínez and with Sound Design & Editing by Christopher Darbassie.

Alia Jones-Harvey to Take Part in ORAL HISTORY PROJECT Presented by The League of Pro Photo Alia Jones-Harvey to Take Part in ORAL HISTORY PROJECT Presented by The League of Professional Theatre Women
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2021

The League of Professional Theatre Women will present an Oral History Project event with the 4-time Tony Award-nominated producer Alia Jones-Harvey on Monday, May 24 at 6pm on Zoom. The Oral History Project chronicles and documents the contributions of significant theatre women in all fields.

Lillias White to be Honored at Amas Musical Theatre Virtual Benefit Photo Lillias White to be Honored at Amas Musical Theatre Virtual Benefit
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2021

Amas Musical Theatre will celebrate its 52nd Anniversary with¬†Amas ‚Äď You Love!: A Heart to Heart Virtual Celebration¬†on¬†Monday, May 10, 2021. Honorary Chair for the event is Grammy Award-winning Latin recording artist and activist¬†Rub√©n Blades. ‚ÄúOne Day at a Time‚ÄĚ (Netflix) actress¬†Justina Machado¬†will be Mistress of Ceremonies.

The League of Professional Theatre Women to Present Oral History Project with Micki G Photo The League of Professional Theatre Women to Present Oral History Project with Micki Grant
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 30, 2020

The League of Professional Theatre Women will present an Oral History Project event with the award-winning composer, lyricist, playwright, and actress Micki Grant on Monday, November 16 at 6pm on Zoom. Admission to the event is FREE. The interview with Ms. Grant has been prerecorded, and will be followed by a live Q&A.

Amas Musical Theatre to Honor Lillias White and Nancy Santiago Negron With 2020 'Rosi Photo Amas Musical Theatre to Honor Lillias White and Nancy Santiago Negron With 2020 'Rosie' Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2020

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer), New York City's award-winning pioneer in diversity and multi-ethnic casting in the performing arts since 1968, will celebrate its 51st Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Monday, April 6, 2020 at the The Baruch Performing Arts Center (East 25th Street - between Lexington & Third Avenues, NYC). Honorary Chair for the event is Grammy Award-winning Latin recording artist and activist Rubén Blades. Tony Award-winner Priscilla Lopez will be Mistress of Ceremonies for the evening.

Photo Flash: Inside LPTW Oral History Project With Publicist Irene Gandy Photo Photo Flash: Inside LPTW Oral History Project With Publicist Irene Gandy
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 11, 2020

On Monday, February 10th The League of Professional Theatre Women (Shellen Lubin and Catherine Porter, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, hosted an Oral History Project event with renowned Broadway publicist Irene Gandy in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (111 Amsterdam Avenue at 65th Street). For the second installment of the Oral History Project's 2019-2020 season, publicist, producer, and PR maven Irene Gandy discussed her life and ground breaking career with producer Voza Rivers, Artistic Director of the New Heritage Theatre Group.

LPTW Will Present An Oral History Project With Publicist Irene Gandy at Bruno Walter  Photo LPTW Will Present An Oral History Project With Publicist Irene Gandy at Bruno Walter Auditorium
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2020

The League of Professional Theatre Women (Shellen Lubin and Catherine Porter, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, is producing an Oral History Project event with renowned Broadway publicist Irene Gandy on Monday, February 10 beginning at 6pm in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (111 Amsterdam Avenue at 65th Street). Admission to the event is FREE and seats are available on a first-come-first-seated basis. Doors will open at 5:30pm.

Charlotte Moore Will Interview Angela Lansbury for LPTW Oral History Project at Bruno Photo Charlotte Moore Will Interview Angela Lansbury for LPTW Oral History Project at Bruno Walter Auditorium
by Stephi Wild - Oct 31, 2019

The League of Professional Theatre Women (Shellen Lubin and Catherine Porter, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, will present an Oral History Project event with the legendary, five-time Tony Award-winning actress, Angela Lansbury on Thursday, November 14 starting at 6pm (doors at 5:30pm) in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (111 Amsterdam Avenue at 65th Street). Admission to the FREE event is currently sold out.

Joe Mantello to Interview Angela Lansbury at Free Event Nov. 14 Photo Joe Mantello to Interview Angela Lansbury at Free Event Nov. 14
by Julie Musbach - Sep 30, 2019

The League of Professional Theatre Women an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, will present an Oral History Project event with the legendary, five-time Tony Award-winning actress, Angela Lansbury on Thursday, November 14 starting at 6pm in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (111 Amsterdam Avenue at 65th Street). Admission to the event is FREE and seats are available on a first-come-first-seated basis. Doors will open at 5:30pm. 


Billie Allen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Billie Allen been in?
Billie Allen has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Billie Allen been in?
Billie Allen has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Billie Allen been nominated for?
Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Funnyhouse of a Negro .