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Brenda Vaccaro

 
Date of Birth: November 18, 1939 (82)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1992
Karen
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1985
Olive Madison [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1971
Louise
  [Broadway]
1968
Nancy Scott
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1967
Cynthia
  [Broadway]
1967
Performer
  [Broadway]
1965
Toni
  [Broadway]
1963
Melissa Peabody
  [Broadway]
1962
Laura Howard
  [Broadway]
1961
Gloria

Photos

Brenda Vaccaro and Crystal Finn Photo

Brenda Vaccaro and Crystal Finn

From: 
Date:
06/08/2022
Brenda Vaccaro Photo

Brenda Vaccaro

From: 
Date:
06/08/2022
Brenda Vaccaro Photo

Brenda Vaccaro

From: 
Date:
04/04/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1992
Karen

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1985
Olive Madison [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1971
Louise

  [Broadway]
1968
Nancy Scott

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1967
Cynthia

  [Broadway]
1967
Performer

  [Broadway]
1965
Toni

  [Broadway]
1963
Melissa Peabody

  [Broadway]
1962
Laura Howard

  [Broadway]
1961
Gloria


Brenda Vaccaro Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1969 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Brenda Vaccaro, The Goodbye People
 
Tony Awards - 1968 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Brenda Vaccaro , How Now, Dow Jones
 
Tony Awards - 1966 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Brenda Vaccaro , Cactus Flower
 
Theatre World Awards - 1962 - Performance Gold Star
Brenda Vaccaro, Everybody Loves Opal

Brenda Vaccaro News

DORIS DEAR'S GURL TALK Lights Up The Theatre District In NYC And Is Awarded The Silve Photo DORIS DEAR'S GURL TALK Lights Up The Theatre District In NYC And Is Awarded The Silver Communicator Award
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2022

On Saturday, the team that brought you the award-winning streaming series, ‚ÄúDoris Dear's Gurl Talk‚ÄĚ, was presented with the Silver Communicator Award at Gallaghers Steakhouse in the heart of the Theater District in New York City.

Photos: Go Backstage with the 2022 Theatre World Awards Winners Photo Photos: Go Backstage with the 2022 Theatre World Awards Winners
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 8, 2022

On Monday night, the Theatre World Awards celebrated the 2022 Theatre World Award Honorees, a special 'Outstanding Ensemble' Award to 21 cast members making their Broadway debut in the Broadway Revival of The Music Man, the 13th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater Honoree Michael Oberholtzer, and the 9th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatre Honoree Harvey Fierstein.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for the 2022 Theatre World Awards Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for the 2022 Theatre World Awards
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 8, 2022

The Theatre World Awards celebrated the 2022 Theatre World Award Honorees, a special 'Outstanding Ensemble' Award to 21 cast members making their Broadway debut in the Broadway Revival of The Music Man, the 13th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater Honoree Michael Oberholtzer, and the 9th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatre Honoree Harvey Fierstein at the historic 76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony that returned to a live in-person presentation on the set of the Jeffrey Richards production of the critically acclaimed Broadway Revival of American Buffalo.

 Photo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Broadway Legend Patti LuPone and More Honored by the National Organization of Italian Photo Broadway Legend Patti LuPone and More Honored by the National Organization of Italian American Women
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

At its recent Annual Luncheon in New York City, the National Organization of Italian American Women recognized, three dynamic leading ladies of the entertainment industry.

Photos: Lesley Nicol Opens HOW THE HELL DID I GET HERE? At The McKittrick Hotel Photo Photos: Lesley Nicol Opens HOW THE HELL DID I GET HERE? At The McKittrick Hotel
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2022

The McKittrick Hotel,¬†home of Sleep No More, welcomes the New York premiere of How the Hell Did I¬†Get Here?, starring ‚ÄúDownton Abbey‚Äôs‚ÄĚ Mrs. Patmore, Lesley Nicol. Playing a strictly¬†limited engagement in The Club Car¬†through May 8.

Patti LuPone To Be Honored By The National Organization Of Italian American Women Photo Patti LuPone To Be Honored By The National Organization Of Italian American Women
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2022

Maria Tamburri, Chair of The National Organization of Italian American Women, has announced the Annual Luncheon at the Tribeca Rooftop 360¬į on Thursday, May 5, 2022 from 11:00 am-3:00 pm.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PARADISE SQUARE Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PARADISE SQUARE
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 4, 2022

Paradise Square opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre last night, Sunday, April 3rd. BroadwayWorld was there on the red carpet and you can check out photos from the big night!

Photos: Stars Walk the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PLAZA SUITE Photo Photos: Stars Walk the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PLAZA SUITE
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 29, 2022

Just last night, two-time Tony Award winner Matthew Broderick and two-time Emmy Award winner Sarah Jessica Parker made their return to Broadway in the long-awaited opening of Neil Simon's classic comedy about marriage, Plaza Suite under the direction of Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey.

The Award-Winning Series 'Doris Dear's Gurl Talk' Comes to YouTube Photo The Award-Winning Series 'Doris Dear's Gurl Talk' Comes to YouTube
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2022

The Telly Award winning series 'Doris Dear's Gurl Talk', is about to premier on YouTube! After being a 'most trending', series on the 'BroadwayonDemand' streaming network, It's coming to YouTube for everyone to enjoy FOR FREE!

Brenda Vaccaro Videos

BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 19, 2017

North Carolina Theatre will be presenting Always...Patsy Cline from January 20th-29th at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater. I recently got to speak with the two stars of this production Carter Calvert and Two-Time Emmy Winner Sally Struthers.

STAGE TUBE: Rick McKay Releases Unseen Footage from Acclaimed Documentary GREENWICH VILLAGE: A WORLD APART
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2016

To celebrate his second consecutive win at the Greenwich Village Film Festival on October 26th, 2016, award-winning filmmaker RICK McKAY (Broadway: The Golden Age, Broadway: BEYOND the Golden Age, A&E Biography, PBS's City Arts and Egg: The Arts Show), releases a six-minute sample of his 2015 winning short film, 'Greenwich Village: A World Apart'. The never-before-seen footage can be seen below or on YouTube at:https://youtu.be/i2-wjVAqwsA

STAGE TUBE: Darryl Maximillian Robinson and John Ruskin
by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2016

Actor Darryl Maximilian Robinson ( Los Angeles-based theatre artist and Founder, Artistic Director And Producer of The Excaliber Shakespeare Company of Chicago ) and Actor John Ruskin ( Founder and Authorized Instructor of The Meisner Technique at The Ruskin School of Acting in Santa Monica ) were the guests Monday Septemper 19th on THE ACTOR'S CHOICE, the informational arts program hosted by noted entertainment and performing arts journalist Ron Brewington and which is currently streaming on Youtube.com.

VIDEO: Teaser Trailer for New Animated Film KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 11, 2015

Focus Features has released a teaser trailer for the new animated movie KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS. featuring the voice cast of Art Parkinson, Matthew McConaughey, Charlize Theron


Brenda Vaccaro Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Brenda Vaccaro been in?
Brenda Vaccaro has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Brenda Vaccaro been in?
Brenda Vaccaro has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Brenda Vaccaro been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Goodbye People , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for How Now, Dow Jones Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Cactus Flower and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Everybody Loves Opal .

What awards has Brenda Vaccaro won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Everybody Loves Opal.