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Daphne Du Maurier

 
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Date of Birth: May 13, 1907
Date of Death: April 19, 1989 (81)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND
 

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Daphne Du Maurier News

BWW Previews: REBECCA at Raimund Theater Photo BWW Previews: REBECCA at Raimund Theater
by Martin Ganeider - Jun 9, 2022

REBECCA finally returns to the Raimund Theater! Michael Kunze & Sylvester Levay ('Elisabeth,' 'Mozart!') have created another magnificent masterpiece that has already captivated more than 2 million visitors* worldwide in twelve countries and ten languages. The spectacular production, based on the world-famous novel by Daphne du Maurier, is coming back to Vienna this September. Francesca Zambello (Director of Original Production) is recreating the show for the revival run with Simon Eichenberg (Choreography) and Peter J. Davison. ( Set Design)

Husson University Theatre Presents THE BIRDS at the Gracie's Black Box Theatre Photo Husson University Theatre Presents THE BIRDS at the Gracie's Black Box Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2022

Husson University Theatre (HUT), the university's official student theatre club, will perform Conor McPherson's 'The Birds' in a special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service from Friday, April 29, 2022 through Sunday, May 1, 2022 in the Gracie Theatre's Black Box performance space.

theSpace UK Brings Over 75 New Shows to Edinburgh Fringe Photo theSpace UK Brings Over 75 New Shows to Edinburgh Fringe
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 7, 2022

It’s time to bring a little cheer into your life as theSpaceUK announces the second set of shows on sale for the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. With over 75 shows going on sale at theSpaceUK, here’s a quick peek at some you should definitely book early for. 

Academy Museum Announces 2022-2023 Exhibitions Photo Academy Museum Announces 2022-2023 Exhibitions
by Michael Major - Mar 21, 2022

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures today announced the first round of exhibition rotations, which are scheduled for the 2022–2023 season. These rotations further the museum’s mission to advance the understanding, celebration, and preservation of cinema through dynamic and diverse exhibitions.

HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension Photo HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021

With Lucinda Coxon's Herding Cats opening last night at Soho Theatre and via live stream until 22 May, New York-based, Olivier-winning, and Tony-nominated OHenry Productions and Stellar, in association with Soho Theatre, today announce the on-demand extension of the run.

HERDING CATS Will Be Performed at the Soho Theatre and Streamed Online Photo HERDING CATS Will Be Performed at the Soho Theatre and Streamed Online
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2021

Marking a new type of international collaboration, the production is simultaneously accessible online to audiences across the globe via Stellar and in person, with social distancing in line with current UK government guidelines, at Soho Theatre. Running 20 – 23 May 2021 - with press performance on 20 May, Herding Cats is a Stellar Original production.

REBECCA Producer, Ben Sprecher, Sentenced to Probation in Child Pornography Case Photo REBECCA Producer, Ben Sprecher, Sentenced to Probation in Child Pornography Case
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 18, 2021

Ben Sprecher, producer of the doomed Broadway musical Rebecca, was sentenced to probation today, following his August 2019 arrest for possession of child pornography.

BWW Blog: 2020 Wrapped Photo BWW Blog: 2020 Wrapped
by Student Blogger: Izzi Diaz - Dec 18, 2020

2020, thank you for at least providing us with exquisite forms of entertainment throughout this year. We couldn’t have made it without them!

VIDEO: See Lily James and Armie Hammer in the Trailer for  REBECCA Photo VIDEO: See Lily James and Armie Hammer in the Trailer for REBECCA
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

A young newlywed arrives at her husband’s imposing family estate on a windswept English coast and finds herself battling the shadow of his first wife Rebecca, whose legacy lives on in the house long after her death. A modern adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's gothic novel comes to Netflix: starring Armie Hammer, Lily James, and Kristin Scott Thomas.

BWW Review: MY COUSIN RACHEL, Richmond Theatre Photo BWW Review: MY COUSIN RACHEL, Richmond Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Feb 6, 2020

Daphne du Maurier's 1951 novel My Cousin Rachel is a dark, psychological thriller that focuses on jealousy, female sexual power and control over men. It was made into a moderately successful film in 2017 starring Rachel Weiss and then adapted for the stage. It ends its nationwide tour at Richmond theatre this week on a rather weak note.

Daphne Du Maurier Videos

VIDEO: See Lily James and Armie Hammer in the Trailer for  REBECCA VideoVIDEO: See Lily James and Armie Hammer in the Trailer for REBECCA
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

A young newlywed arrives at her husband’s imposing family estate on a windswept English coast and finds herself battling the shadow of his first wife Rebecca, whose legacy lives on in the house long after her death. A modern adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's gothic novel comes to Netflix: starring Armie Hammer, Lily James, and Kristin Scott Thomas.

VIDEO: Broadway's REBECCA Scandal Featured on CNBC's AMERICAN GREED - Watch Preview Clips!
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 9, 2016

In the all-new episode titled 'The Phantom Fraudster of Broadway', premiering August 11th at 10 pm/ET, the show will follow New York stockbroker Mark Hotton, who stole millions from investors and caused the Broadway premiere of REBECCA to implode. Check out clips from the episode below!

STAGE TUBE: REBECCA Producer Ben Sprecher Speaks Out on CBS THIS MORNING
by Stage Tube - Oct 16, 2012

REBECCA, the new musical based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier novel, was scheduled to begin rehearsals Monday, September 10 prior to an October 30 first preview and November 18 premiere at the Broadhurst Theatre. The show's producer, Ben Sprecher, spoke out on CBS THIS MORNING - view the full interview below.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Sienna Miller Stars in HBO's THE GIRL
by - Oct 1, 2012

Toby Jones and Sienna Miller Star in THE GIRL, an HBO Films Presentation in Association with BBC, Debuting Oct. 20 The film tells the story of Alfred Hitchcock's obsessive relationship with his leading lady Tippi Hedren during the making of 'The Birds' and 'Marnie.'

STAGE TUBE: Watch REBECCA's Ryan Silverman's New 'Come On Down To My House' Music Video
by Stage Tube - Jun 21, 2012

Ryan Silverman, just announced for the role of Maxim de Winter in Broadway's upcoming production REBECCA, released a new music video today for 'Come on Down to My House.' Watch the video below!

BWW TV: Highlights from Broadway-Bound REBECCA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 31, 2012

REBECCA, the new musical based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier novel (and later turned into an Oscar-winning film by Alfred Hitchcock) will open on Broadway Sunday, November 18 at The Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street). Can't wait until November? BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the Stuttgart production below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of REBECCA in Stuttgart
by Stage Tube - Jan 9, 2012

REBECCA, based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier novel, will open on Broadway Sunday, April 22 at The Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street). Previews will begin Tuesday, March 27. The show just opened in Stuttgart, and you can check out a sneak peek by clicking below!

STAGE TUBE: REBECCA Opens in Stuttgart
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2011

REBECCA, based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier novel, will open on Broadway Sunday, April 22 at The Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street). Previews will begin Tuesday, March 27. The show jusr opened in Stauttgart, and you can check out performance highlights by clicking below!


Daphne Du Maurier Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Daphne Du Maurier written?
Daphne Du Maurier has written 2 shows including Rebecca (Playwright), Rebecca (Source Material).