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Deborah Rush

 
Date of Birth: April 10, 1954 (68)

Birth Place: Chatham, NJ

Stage Credits

  [New York]
Encores! Concert, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Mrs. Bradman
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2005
Marion
  [Broadway]
1985
Jackie Coryton
  [Broadway]
1983
Brooke Ashton
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1982
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1980
Performer
  [Broadway]
1975
Goldie Pot
  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1977
Performer

Photos

Jason Danieley, Kerry Bishé, Richard Poe, Stephen Kunken, Roe Hartrampf, Deborah R Photo

Jason Danieley, Kerry Bishé, Richard Poe, Stephen Kunken, Roe Hartrampf, Deborah Rush, and Diane Davis.

From: 
Date:
08/05/2016
Robert Beitzel, Halley Feiffer, Susan Pourfar, Deborah Rush Photo

Robert Beitzel, Halley Feiffer, Susan Pourfar, Deborah Rush

From: 
Date:
09/17/2013
Robert Beitzel, Halley Feiffer, Susan Pourfar, Deborah Rush Photo

Robert Beitzel, Halley Feiffer, Susan Pourfar, Deborah Rush

From: 
Date:
09/17/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [New York]
Encores! Concert, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Mrs. Bradman

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2005
Marion

  [Broadway]
1985
Jackie Coryton

  [Broadway]
1983
Brooke Ashton

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1982
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1980
Performer

  [Broadway]
1975
Goldie Pot

  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1977
Performer


Deborah Rush Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1984 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Deborah Rush , Noises Off

Deborah Rush News

BWW Exclusive: Watch a New Clip from BEFORE/DURING/AFTER Photo BWW Exclusive: Watch a New Clip from BEFORE/DURING/AFTER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 22, 2021

before/during/after, which comes out on demand Feb 9, is the story of Jennie Lonergan, a middle-aged NYC theatre actress, who is forced to figure out the kind of person she wants to be when her seemingly perfect 15-year marriage comes to an abrupt end after she catches her husband having an affair.

Theater Stories: The Queens of SIX, WAITRESS Box Office Records and More About Brooks Photo Theater Stories: The Queens of SIX, WAITRESS Box Office Records and More About Brooks Atkinson Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2020

Today's Theater Stories features the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! Learn about the man for whom the theatre is named, how the theatre became a television studio for years, record-breaking hits like Waitress and more!

BWW Flashback: Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With a Look Back at BLITHE SPIRIT Photo BWW Flashback: Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With a Look Back at BLITHE SPIRIT's Opening!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 16, 2019

It's time to celebrate because today is the birthday of legendary stage and screen actress Angela Lansbury! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the opening night of her Tony-winning performance in Blithe Spirit on Broadway! Check out the video to see Lansbury alongside her co-stars Christine Ebersole, Rupert Everett, and more on this special night!

Lionsgate Eyes ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Sequel Photo Lionsgate Eyes ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Sequel
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 9, 2018

After announcing that this upcoming season will be its last, producers at Lionsgate Television are already trying to determine the future of 'Orange is the New Black,' according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Primary Stages Announces Casting For FINAL FOLLIES And DOWNSTAIRS Photo Primary Stages Announces Casting For FINAL FOLLIES And DOWNSTAIRS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2018

Primary Stages (Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director; Shane D. Hudson, Executive Director; Casey Childs, Founder) is proud to announce complete casting today for the first two productions of their 2018/19 season: Final Follies, by A.R. Gurney (Love Letters, Sylvia, Black Tie at Primary Stages) and directed by David Saint (Clever Little Lies), and Downstairs by Theresa Rebeck ("Smash," Dead Accounts, Poor Behavior at Primary Stages), directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt (What We're Up Against). All performances will take place at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St, New York, NY, 10014).

Azudi Onyejekwe, Andrew Samonsky and More Among Additional Cast and Creative Announce Photo Azudi Onyejekwe, Andrew Samonsky and More Among Additional Cast and Creative Announced for Williamstown Theatre Festival
by Julie Musbach - Jun 6, 2018

Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced casting and creative team additions to the 2018 season including Tony Award winners Natasha Katz and Clint Ramos, as well as details on additional programming and special events for the 2018 summer season.

The Laughter Goes On And On In NOISES OFF At Walnut Street Theatre Photo The Laughter Goes On And On In NOISES OFF At Walnut Street Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Mar 23, 2018

Walnut Street Theatre continues its landmark 209th season with Michael Frayn's classic backstage comedy, NOISES OFF. Directed by Frank Anzalone, this production begins previews on March 13th, opens on March 21st, and runs through April 29th on the Walnut's Mainstage.

Broadway Star Will Swenson, BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER Among Recently Announced Berkshire Theatre Award Winners - Check Out the Full List Here!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 17, 2016

The winners of the First Annual Berkshire Theatre Awards have been announced. Seventeen arts journalists voted on 120 nominees in 25 categories chosen from artists in the 75 live theatre productions mounted in Berkshire County and adjacent areas between October 1, 2015 and September 30, 2016.

New Berkshire Theatre Awards Program Announces Nominees
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 12, 2016

In the last twelve months, more than 300,000 people attended a live theatre production in or around Berkshire County. With 75 stage productions employing hundreds of professionals, making theatre is an important cog in the area's cultural economy. In fact, many consider the region a hot spot for Broadway bound shows, and a popular summer destination for theatre-goers from around the nation.

Comedy WHAT THE BUTLER SAW Starts This Month at Westport Country Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

"What the Butler Saw," a shameless comedy by Joe Orton, offering a little blackmail and a lot of sexual innuendo, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, August 23 - September 10. 

Deborah Rush Videos

BWW Exclusive: Watch a New Clip from BEFORE/DURING/AFTER VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch a New Clip from BEFORE/DURING/AFTER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 22, 2021

before/during/after, which comes out on demand Feb 9, is the story of Jennie Lonergan, a middle-aged NYC theatre actress, who is forced to figure out the kind of person she wants to be when her seemingly perfect 15-year marriage comes to an abrupt end after she catches her husband having an affair.

BWW Flashback: Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With a Look Back at BLITHE SPIRIT VideoBWW Flashback: Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With a Look Back at BLITHE SPIRIT's Opening!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 16, 2019

It's time to celebrate because today is the birthday of legendary stage and screen actress Angela Lansbury! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the opening night of her Tony-winning performance in Blithe Spirit on Broadway! Check out the video to see Lansbury alongside her co-stars Christine Ebersole, Rupert Everett, and more on this special night!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'It's a Shame About Ray' Episode of HBO's GIRLS
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 28, 2013

On the next episode of the HBO series GIRLS entitled 'It's a Shame About Ray', Hannah (Lena Dunham) hosts a grown-up dinner party to celebrate her writing gig, but her friends' behavior doesn't live up to the setting. Get a sneak peek below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Sneak Peek at Highlights from Encores! GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES - Hilty, York & More!
by Robert Diamond - May 9, 2012

The Encores! production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes opens May 9 at New York City Center and we've got a first look at video highlights from the production!

BWW TV: Megan Hilty, Rachel York, John Rando & More Preview Encores! GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2012

The Encores! production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, opening May 9 at New York City Center, just held its press rehearsal, where BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge chatted with stars Megan Hilty and Rachel York, director John Rando and more of the cast. View footage from the rehearsal and learn about how the actors and creative team became part of the Encores! production, their favorite numbers and more in the video below!

BWW TV: Broadway Beat - Sneak Peek at the Opening Night of Blithe Spirit on Broadway
by Craig Brockman - Mar 17, 2009

Noel Coward's Blithe Spirit began preview performances on Thursday, February 26, 2009 and opened on Sunday, March 15, 2009 at the Shubert Theatre (West 44th Street). BroadwayWorld and Broadway Beat were there to capture all the excitement of Opening Night with clips from the show and interviews with the starry cast! Led by two time Tony Award winner directore Michael Blakemore (Kiss Me, Kate; Copenhagen, City of Angels, Noises Off!) leads the cast of this newest addition to the Great White Way which stars 4 time Tony-award winner Angela Lansbury (Sweeney Todd,Gypsy, Dear World, Mame), Rupert Everett (My Best Friend's Wedding, An Ideal Husband), two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole (Grey Gardens, 42nd Street), and two time Tony nominee Jayne Atkinson ('24', 'Recount' Enchanted April). Simon Jones (Waiting in the Wings, The Real Thing), Deborah Rush (Noises Off!) and Susan Louise O'Connor (Walk Two Moons) round out the cast.


Deborah Rush Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Deborah Rush been in?
Deborah Rush has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Deborah Rush been in?
Deborah Rush has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Deborah Rush been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Noises Off .