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Claire Bloom

 
Claire Bloom Headshot
Date of Birth: February 15, 1931 (91)

Birth Place: ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Production, 2003
Madame Armfeldt
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1998
Clytemnestra
  [Broadway]
1976
Miss Bolton
  [Broadway]
1972
Mary Queen of Scots
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1971
Hedda Tesman
  [Broadway]
1971
Nora Helmer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Wife
  [Broadway]
1956
Juliet
  [Broadway]
1956
Queen to King Richard

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Production, 2003
Madame Armfeldt

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1998
Clytemnestra

  [Broadway]
1976
Miss Bolton

  [Broadway]
1972
Mary Queen of Scots

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1971
Hedda Tesman

  [Broadway]
1971
Nora Helmer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Wife

  [Broadway]
1956
Juliet

  [Broadway]
1956
Queen to King Richard


Claire Bloom Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Claire Bloom , Electra
 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Claire Bloom, Electra
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1974 - Natasha Richardson Award for Best Actress Gold Star
Claire Bloom A Streetcar Named Desire
 
Drama League Awards - 1972 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Claire Bloom
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1971 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Claire Bloom, A Doll's House
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1971 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Claire Bloom, Hedda Gabler
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1971 - Other Awards Gold Star
Claire Bloom, Hedda Gabler
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1971 - Other Awards Gold Star
Claire Bloom, A Doll's House

Claire Bloom News

[TITLE OF SHOW] Starring Lucie Jones, FIDDLER: MIRACLES OF MIRACLES, THE CONTAINER &  Photo [TITLE OF SHOW] Starring Lucie Jones, FIDDLER: MIRACLES OF MIRACLES, THE CONTAINER & More Available to Stream in April
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

Spring is in the air this month as BroadwayHD, adds a lineup of new musicals, plays and documentaries. Kicking off the month on April 1st is Irving Berlin’s Easter Parade, a classic movie musical starring Judy Garland, Fred Astaire and Ann Miller, about a Broadway star who decides to go solo. 

LOVE LETTERS Starring Martin Shaw and Jenny Seagrove Opens at the Theatre Royal Hayma Photo LOVE LETTERS Starring Martin Shaw and Jenny Seagrove Opens at the Theatre Royal Haymarket
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020

Just eighteen hours after the end of the UK’s current lockdown, Bill Kenwright presented MARTIN SHAW and JENNY SEAGROVE in A.R. GURNEY’s Love Letters, directed by ROY MARSDEN, at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. The play opened on 3 December 2020, the first day after the Prime Minister decreed that lockdown would end.

Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collect Photo Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collection
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2020

BritBox, the subscription streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV with the largest collection of British television content in North America, will launch the full BBC Television Shakespeare Collection on May 26.

VIDEO: Adam Rothenberg Takes Part in Richard Skipper's #StayHome Campaign Photo VIDEO: Adam Rothenberg Takes Part in Richard Skipper's #StayHome Campaign
by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2020

Richard Skipper has started a #StayHome campaign!

A LETTER TO A FRIEND IN GAZA Will Have UK Premiere Photo A LETTER TO A FRIEND IN GAZA Will Have UK Premiere
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2019

Part theatre, part film, and part tribute to Albert Camus' Letters to a German Friend, A Letter to a Friend in Gaza is Amos GiŐātai's elegiac and moving address to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, told through the perspectives of those living it.

The Academy Invites 842 To Membership; 50% Are Women Photo The Academy Invites 842 To Membership; 50% Are Women
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 2, 2019

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 842 artists and executives who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures. The 2019 class is 50% women, 29% people of color, and represents 59 countries. Those who accept the invitations will be the only additions to the Academy's membership in 2019.

C.S. LEWIS ONSTAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT Comes to The Broad Stage Photo C.S. LEWIS ONSTAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT Comes to The Broad Stage
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2019

Following its acclaimed 2018 national tour, C.S. Lewis Onstage: The Most Reluctant Convert starring Max McLean as C.S. Lewis has eleven performances at The Broad Stage Thursday, July 11 to Sunday, July 21 (press opening is Friday, July 12). The play is presented in Santa Monica by Fellowship for Performing Arts, the producers of The Screwtape Letters and The Great Divorce.

Renée Taylor Kicks Off National Tour Of MY LIFE ON A DIET This Weekend Photo Renée Taylor Kicks Off National Tour Of MY LIFE ON A DIET This Weekend
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 15, 2019

The award-winning, autobiographical comedy MY LIFE ON A DIET, starring Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning writer and actress Renee Taylor ("The Nanny"), kicks off a national tour this weekend with three performances at The Gateway, Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County (215 South Country Road, Bellport, NY 11713) on Friday, March 15 at 8pm and Saturday, March 16 at 3pm & 8pm.  The tour continues with a limited run at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' Lovelace Studio Theater (9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90210) from Friday, April 5 through Sunday, April 14.

Princess Alexandra Visits Royal Central School of Speech and Drama to Open New North  Photo Princess Alexandra Visits Royal Central School of Speech and Drama to Open New North Block
by Julie Musbach - Mar 1, 2019

On Wednesday 27 February 2019, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama was visited by its Royal Patron, HRH Princess Alexandra.  The visit marked the official opening of the School's new North Block building and provided the Princess with an opportunity to meet staff and students and observe a variety of student work.

Wallis Annenberg Hosts LA Premiere Of Renée Taylor's MY LIFE ON A DIET Photo Wallis Annenberg Hosts LA Premiere Of Renée Taylor's MY LIFE ON A DIET
by Julie Musbach - Jan 31, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts presents the Los Angeles premiere of Renee Taylor's MY LIFE ON A DIET, the award-winning, autobiographical comedy written by Taylor and Joseph Bologna, which opens its 12 performance, limited engagement on Friday, April 5 and continues through Sunday, April 14, 2019, in The Wallis's Bram Goldsmith Theater.

Claire Bloom Videos

VIDEO: Adam Rothenberg Takes Part in Richard Skipper's #StayHome Campaign VideoVIDEO: Adam Rothenberg Takes Part in Richard Skipper's #StayHome Campaign
by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2020

Richard Skipper has started a #StayHome campaign!

VIDEO: First Look - Jerry Lewis Stars in MAX ROSE
by Tyler Peterson - May 21, 2013

The Hollywood Reporter has debuted a first look at MAX ROSE, starring Jerry Lewis as a jazz pianist, Max, who has just lost his wife of more than 50 years. Max discovers something just days before she dies that leads him to believe she has been unfaithful, and he attempts to search out the truth. Check out a first look below!


Claire Bloom Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Claire Bloom been in?
Claire Bloom has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Claire Bloom been in?
Claire Bloom has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Claire Bloom been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Electra , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Electra , Natasha Richardson Award for Best Actress (Evening Standard Awards) for A Streetcar Named Desire , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) , Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for A Doll's House , Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedda Gabler Other Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hedda Gabler and Other Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Doll's House .

What awards has Claire Bloom won?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Electra, Natasha Richardson Award for Best Actress (Evening Standard Awards) for A Streetcar Named Desire, Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for A Doll's House, Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedda Gabler Other Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hedda Gablerand Other Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Doll's House.