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Christopher Reeve

 
Date of Birth: September 25, 1952
Date of Death: October 10, 2004 (52)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1994
Host
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Andrew Makepeace Ladd III [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Polixenes
  [Broadway]
1985
Count Almaviva
  [Broadway]
1980
Kenneth Talley, Jr.
  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Grandfather
  [Broadway]
1976
Nicky

Photos

Anne Meara, Christopher Reeve and Dana Reeve on April 12, 1990 in New York City.  Photo

Anne Meara, Christopher Reeve and Dana Reeve on April 12, 1990 in New York City.

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Date:
05/26/2015
Robin Williams and Christopher Reeve Attending a Broadway Show in New York City. Marc Photo

Robin Williams and Christopher Reeve Attending a Broadway Show in New York City. March 1982

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Date:
08/22/2014
Robin Williams and Christopher Reeve Attending a Broadway Show in New York City. Marc Photo

Robin Williams and Christopher Reeve Attending a Broadway Show in New York City. March 1982

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Date:
08/22/2014


Scavullo portraits of Christopher Reeve, and Kris Kristofferson and Barbra Streisand

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Date:
09/29/2006

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1994
Host

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Andrew Makepeace Ladd III [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Polixenes

  [Broadway]
1985
Count Almaviva

  [Broadway]
1980
Kenneth Talley, Jr.

  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Grandfather

  [Broadway]
1976
Nicky


Christopher Reeve Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 1988 - Special Citations for his courageous work on behalf of Chilean artists Gold Star
Christopher Reeve

Christopher Reeve News

Farmington Players to Stage DEATHTRAP Photo Farmington Players to Stage DEATHTRAP
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 30, 2022

The longest running comedy-thriller play in Broadway history is headed to the Farmington Players stage. DEATHTRAP written by Ira Levin, will run May 6th through 21st in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Tickets are available now at farmingtonplayers.org or at the box office: (248) 553-2955. 

DEATHTRAP Comes to Farmington Players Next Month Photo DEATHTRAP Comes to Farmington Players Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2022

The longest running comedy-thriller play in Broadway history is headed to the Farmington Players stage.  DEATHTRAP written by Ira Levin, will run May 6th through 21st in Farmington Hills, Michigan.

BWW Interview: Ann Talman of THE SHADOW OF HER SMILE at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo BWW Interview: Ann Talman of THE SHADOW OF HER SMILE at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 30, 2022

The smile in question is that of Dame Elizabeth Taylor, Ann Talman's close friend for (almost) all of her life, and her stage mother in THE LITTLE FOXES, and these are their tales.

Save 50% on DEAR MAPEL at Mosaic Theater Photo Save 50% on DEAR MAPEL at Mosaic Theater
by - Jan 17, 2022

Special Offer - Save 50% on Dear Mapel at Mosaic Theater

Live Theater to Return to Town & Country Players This Friday With Comedy Thriller DEA Photo Live Theater to Return to Town & Country Players This Friday With Comedy Thriller DEATHTRAP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2021

Town & Country Players will welcome patrons back into the Barn Theater to enjoy Ira Levin's 1978 play Deathtrap. The play centers around fictional playwright Sidney Bruhl who is struggling through a writing a dry spell.

SMALLVILLE Will Be Available on Blu-ray Oct. 19 Photo SMALLVILLE Will Be Available on Blu-ray Oct. 19
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 27, 2021

Superman was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. Based on DC Comics characters, Smallville was developed for television by Alfred Gough & Miles Millar.

Summer Classic Film Series Returns To The Majestic Theater in 2021 Photo Summer Classic Film Series Returns To The Majestic Theater in 2021
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2021

Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater celebrates the return of its summer classic film series in 2021 after a forced hiatus last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Enjoy classic movies in the beautifully restored historic theater Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. June through August. Tickets are just $7 and are on sale now. Advanced ticket purchase is strongly recommended.

Theater Stories: JAGGED LITTLE PILL, Lee Strasberg-Directed Productions and More Abou Photo Theater Stories: JAGGED LITTLE PILL, Lee Strasberg-Directed Productions and More About The Broadhurst Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 17, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features The Broadhurst Theatre! Learn about Jagged Little Pill, nominated for 15 Tony Awards, The Group Theatre featuring Strasberg, Adler and others, the theatre's longest running show and so much more!

BWW Previews: Deborah Henson-Conant Partners With Grand Rapids Symphony On a Virtual  Photo BWW Previews: Deborah Henson-Conant Partners With Grand Rapids Symphony On a Virtual Performance of INVENTION & ALCHEMY
by Stefani Chudnow - Jul 9, 2020

While COVID-19 has limited in-person performances, this Friday (July 10th) at 7 p.m., you can catch the virtual online premiere of Invention & Alchemy, a concert by Grammy-nominated harpist Deborah Henson-Conant and the Grand Rapids Symphony.

Tune In for A MAGICAL EXPERIENCE WITH BILLY PORTER Webinar from The Reeve Foundation Photo Tune In for A MAGICAL EXPERIENCE WITH BILLY PORTER Webinar from The Reeve Foundation
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2020

The Reeve Foundation will present special virtual live event via Zoom Webinar, A Magical Experience with Billy Porter, hosted by Will Reeve.

Christopher Reeve Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: Marshall W. Mason on Receiving Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2016

Marshall W. Mason was the recipient of the 2016 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre - below, check out what he had to say after he accepted the award!

STAGE TUBE: New Promo for Moonlight's THE WIZARD OF OZ, Now Playing Through 8/10
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2013

It's time for a return to Oz as Moonlight Stage Productions' 33rd summer season, the first planned by new Artistic Director Steven Glaudini, continues with the family classic THE WIZARD OF OZ, now playing through August 10. THE WIZARD OF OZ is presented by Moonlight for the first time as an adult production, with adult actors in the leading roles of the Royal Shakespeare Company version. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside Rehearsal for HIGHEST PRAISE Concert!
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2012

Creator Michael McElroy will lead The Broadway Inspirational Voices in their 2nd Annual Spring concert to create an evening of hope, joy, and inspiration. With members such as Norm Lewis (PORGY AND BESS), Montego Glover (MEMPHIS), Eden Espinosa (WICKED) and many more representing such shows a The Lion King, Wicked, Memphis, Godspell, Pricilla Queen of the Desert, Sister Act, Spiderman, Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Book of Mormon, Leap of Faith, and Evita, "Highest Praise" will include a wide array of inspirational repertoire, including a few original pieces by McElroy. Go inside rehearsal in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Keith Young Talks SMURFS Choreography
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2011

DanceOn, the YouTube partnership channel exclusive to dance videos, released their behind the scenes look at the highly anticipated Sony animated film The Smurfs. Choreographer Keith Young talks about the process of choreographing for animation and how he brought the smurfs to life. Plus what it was like to work with leading actors Neil Patrick Harris and Hank Azaria. The Smurfs hits theaters nationwide on July 29, 2011.

BWW TV: DEATHTRAP Opens in London
by Robert Diamond - Sep 8, 2010

DEATHTRAP opened last night, Tuesday 7 September at the No√ęl Coward Theatre. Estelle Parsons, who won an Oscar for playing ‚ÄėBlanche' in the legendary 1967 film 'Bonnie and Clyde', will make her West End stage debut starring as ‚ÄėHelga ten Dorp' in Ira Levin's thriller 'DEATHTRAP', which will open at the No√ęl Coward Theatre in London on Tuesday 7 September. Simon Russell Beale will star as ‚ÄėSydney Bruhl', Jonathan Groff as ‚ÄėClifford Anderson' and Claire Skinner as ‚ÄėMyra Bruhl'; the cast also includes Terry Beaver.


Christopher Reeve Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Christopher Reeve been in?
Christopher Reeve has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Christopher Reeve been in?
Christopher Reeve has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Christopher Reeve been nominated for?
Special Citations for his courageous work on behalf of Chilean artists (Obie Awards) .

What awards has Christopher Reeve won?
Special Citations for his courageous work on behalf of Chilean artists (Obie Awards).