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Dixie Carter

 
Date of Birth: May 25, 1939 (83)

Birth Place: McLemoresville, TN, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Mrs. Meers [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1995
Maria Callas [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1976
Melba
Melba Snyder
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1974
Performer
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1965
Arminy
Singer
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1964
Zozo
Singer
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1964
Wife

Photos

Dixie Carter - attends CBS's 75th Anniversary, NYC.  11/2/2003 Photo

Dixie Carter - attends CBS's 75th Anniversary, NYC. 11/2/2003

From: 
Date:
12/31/2010


Dixie Carter and Hal Holbrook Attending CBS AT 75, a three hour entertainment extravaganza commemorating CBS's 75th Anniversary, which will be broadcast live from the Hammerstein Ballroom at New York's Manhattan Center in New York City. November 2, 2003 Ã

From: 
Date:
04/13/2010


Meshach Taylor, Dixie Carter, Jean Smart and Annie Potts of DESIGNING WOMEN at the NATPE TV Convention New Orleans. January 14, 1991 c. Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

From: 
Date:
04/13/2010


Dixie Carter and Hal Holbrook National Corporate Theatre Fund Gala Chelsea Piers, NYC 4/30/01 √É‚Äö√ā¬© Joseph Marzullo / Retna Ltd.

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Date:
04/13/2010


Dixie Carter & husband Hal Holbrook arriving to the 60th Annual Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. June 11, 2006. √É‚Äö√ā¬© Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

From: 
Date:
04/13/2010

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Mrs. Meers [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1995
Maria Callas [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1976
Melba

Melba Snyder

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1974
Performer

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1965
Arminy

Singer

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1964
Zozo

Singer

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1964
Wife


Dixie Carter Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1979 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Dixie Carter, Fathers and Sons
 
Theatre World Awards - 1976 - Performance Gold Star
Dixie Carter, Jesse and the Bandit Queen

Dixie Carter News

Matt James, Megan Abbott & More Announced for Bryant Park Reading Room July Lineup Photo Matt James, Megan Abbott & More Announced for Bryant Park Reading Room July Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

After a successful June, the Bryant Park Reading Room has announced July‚Äôs lineup during a monumental year celebrating Bryant Park‚Äôs 30th anniversary. ‚ÄúThe Bachelor‚Äôs‚ÄĚ Matt James joins this month‚Äôs Author lineup on July 13 at 12:30pm with his new book ‚ÄúFirst Impressions: Off Screen Conversations with a BACHELOR on Race, Family, and Forgiveness.'

Tickets On Sale for DESIGNING WOMEN at The Arkansas Repertory Theatre Photo Tickets On Sale for DESIGNING WOMEN at The Arkansas Repertory Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2021

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre has announced that single tickets are on sale for Designing Women, running Tues-Sun, January 18 through February 6.

World Premiere of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD to be Presented by The Y Photo World Premiere of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD to be Presented by The York Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

The York Theatre Company in association with Riki Kane Larimer, will present the world premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin, with book by Barry Kleinbort, music direction by David Hancock Turner, and directed by Randy Skinner.

BWW Interview: At Home With Michele Brourman (and Her Tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg) Photo BWW Interview: At Home With Michele Brourman (and Her Tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg)
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 23, 2020

Like the woman in her recently released tribute, Michele Brourman is small of physical stature, but enormous of greatness

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of September 7 - Vinyls of TINA, JAGGED LITTLE Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of September 7 - Vinyls of TINA, JAGGED LITTLE PILL, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2020

This week's new releases include vinyls of In The Heights, Tina - The Tina Turner Musical, and Flower Drum Song. Plus, a vinyl of Jagged Little Pill is coming soon!

Covid-19 Brings Two Actors Together 'Onstage' And Off, Plus Online Photo Covid-19 Brings Two Actors Together 'Onstage' And Off, Plus Online
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2020

MAGICAL IGUANA PRODUCTIONS and KAMPFIRE FILMS present the award-winning LGBTQ+ play ELECTRICITY which chronicles the journey of two Gay men from Stonewall to today. 

Steve Cuden's 'StoryBeat' To Feature Award Winning Artists, Michele Brourman, Hillary Photo Steve Cuden's 'StoryBeat' To Feature Award Winning Artists, Michele Brourman, Hillary Rollins and Maude Maggart
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2020

The StoryBeat with Steve Cuden podcast is thrilled to present an insightful interview with the creators of the new song, a?oeWhile There is Still Time,a?? a magnificent tribute to those on the medical front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Songwriters Michele Brourman and Hillary Rollins joined forces with the angelic-voiced singer, Maude Maggart, to produce a?oeWhile There is Still Time,a?? which is the focus of the StoryBeat podcast available May 13, 2020.

BWW Interview: BISTRO AWARD Recipient Michele Brourman Photo BWW Interview: BISTRO AWARD Recipient Michele Brourman
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 9, 2020

Prolific and popular singer-songwriter-musical director Michele Brourman is in town to collect her Bistro Award tonight and Stephen Mosher talks with her about her life and her work in an industry that loves her.

Michele Brourman Will Appear on Radio Show 'Chew The Scene' Photo Michele Brourman Will Appear on Radio Show 'Chew The Scene'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 26, 2020

Award winning Singer/Songwriter/Musical Director, Michele Brourman, to appear on popular radio show 'Chew The Scene' 2/27 @ 1pm EST.

York Theatre Company Will Present The World Premiere Of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN Photo York Theatre Company Will Present The World Premiere Of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2020

The York Theatre Company will present the Off-Broadway premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin, with book by Barry Kleinbort (13 Things About Ed Carpolotti) and music direction by David Hancock Turner (York's Desperate Measures), directed and choreographed by four-time Tony Award nominee Randy Skinner (42nd Street, Dames at Sea, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, and Ain't Broadway Grand). Performances begin Friday, April 17, 2020 for a limited engagement through Sunday afternoon, May 17, 2020 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Opening Night is set for Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 6:45 p.m. Cast and creative team will be announced shortly.

Dixie Carter Videos

Tony Awards Close-Up: DAMES AT SEA's Randy Skinner Has Tapped His Way to Another Nomination!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 21, 2016

Randy Skinner is a tap dancing master and his resume is proof of it. The four-time Tony nominee just earned a nod for his work on DAMES AT SEA (Best Choreography) and he is just as happy about it as he was the first time!

BWW TV: Matt Rodrigues Inside The Actor's Fund's West Coast Tony Party Honoring Hal Holbrook!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 14, 2011

On Sunday, June 12, BroadwayWorld.com brought you special and exclusive coverage throughout the night of the 65th Annual Tony Awards, airing on CBS live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City, including backstage videos, photos, speech transcriptions, winners stories, blogs and all the latest from the after parties. The night's big winner was The Book of Mormon, which took home nine prizes, including Best Musical. War Horse and Anything Goes were also evening standouts.

STAGE TUBE: Dixie Carter Talks Life & Career; Passes Away at 70
by Robert Diamond - Apr 10, 2010

Actress Dixie Carter sits down with Ernie Manouse to discuss what it means to be a Southerner, her memories of meeting her husband Hal Holbrook, and the impact that the series 'Designing Women' had on her life and her career.


Dixie Carter Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Dixie Carter been in?
Dixie Carter has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Dixie Carter been in?
Dixie Carter has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Dixie Carter been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Fathers and Sons and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Jesse and the Bandit Queen .

What awards has Dixie Carter won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Jesse and the Bandit Queen.