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Dodie Smith

Also Credited As: Dodie Smith
 
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Date of Death: November 24, 1990

Birth Place: ENGLAND
 

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VIDEO: First Look at Kate Fleetwood & More in 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Ai Photo VIDEO: First Look at Kate Fleetwood & More in 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre is presenting 101 Dalmatians. Based on the book by Dodie Smith, leading the cast as the iconic villain Cruella de Vil is Olivier and Tony Award nominee Kate Fleetwood. Check out footage from the production here!

Review: 101 DALMATIANS, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Review: 101 DALMATIANS, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jul 25, 2022

In theory, Dodie Smith’s well-loved story of 101 Dalmatians is the perfect material for Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre. In practise the production lacks bite.

Photos: First Look at Kate Fleetwood & More in 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open A Photo Photos: First Look at Kate Fleetwood & More in 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2022

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre is presenting 101 Dalmatians which opens this evening, Friday 22nd July. A newly commissioned musical written by Douglas Hodge and Johnny McKnight. Based on the book by Dodie Smith, leading the cast as the iconic villain Cruella de Vil is Olivier and Tony Award nominee Kate Fleetwood. Check out photos here!

Zainab Hasan Will Play The Title Role in ANTIGONE at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Zainab Hasan Will Play The Title Role in ANTIGONE at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2022

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre has announced casting and the full creative team for Antigone. Written by Inua Ellams (Barber Shop Chronicles, Three Sisters), this contemporary retelling of Sophocles's epic story has been commissioned by the theatre in its 90th anniversary year.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2022

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre today release a selection of rehearsal images from their forthcoming production of 101 Dalmatians, a newly commissioned musical written by Douglas Hodge (music and lyrics) and Johnny McKnight (book), from a stage adaptation by Zinnie Harris.

Cast Announced For 101 DALMATIANS Musical at Regent's Park Photo Cast Announced For 101 DALMATIANS Musical at Regent's Park
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today announced full casting for their forthcoming production of 101 Dalmatians (12 Jul – 28 Aug), a newly commissioned musical written by Douglas Hodge (music and lyrics) and Johnny McKnight (book), from a stage adaptation by Zinnie Harris.

Cast Announced for 101 DALMATIANS At Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Cast Announced for 101 DALMATIANS At Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 17, 2022

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming production of 101 Dalmatians at at Regent's Open Air Park Theatre.

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces 90th Anniversary Season; LEGALLY BLONDE Dire Photo Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces 90th Anniversary Season; LEGALLY BLONDE Directed by Lucy Moss, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2021

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today confirmed their 2022 summer season, the venue's 90th anniversary. The musical Legally Blonde (13 May – 2 July) is directed by Lucy Moss, co-writer and co-director of Six.

CRUELLA Will Be Available to Disney Plus Subscribers on Aug. 27 Photo CRUELLA Will Be Available to Disney Plus Subscribers on Aug. 27
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 23, 2021

The film is directed by Craig Gillespie, with screenplay by Dana Fox and Tony McNamara, story by Aline Brosh McKenna and Kelly Marcel & Steve Zissis, based upon the novel “The One Hundred and One Dalmatians” by Dodie Smith.

CRUELLA Soundtrack & Score Albums Available Today Photo CRUELLA Soundtrack & Score Albums Available Today
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 21, 2021

In the new featurette, “Cruella” stars Emma Stone and Emma Thompson and director Craig Gillespie discuss how music--signature songs from some of the most iconic artists of the period--is integral to the film, enhancing the story and boosting the fun and excitement of the experience.

Dodie Smith Videos

STAGE TUBE: The Making of 101 DALMATIONS: Making it a Dog's Perspective
by BWW - Mar 4, 2010

Based on the beloved book by Dodie Smith and led by an award-winning creative team including four-time Tony Award-winning director Jerry Zaks (A BRONX TALE, SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, GUYS AND DOLLS), acclaimed bookwriter/co-lyricist B.T. McNicholl (BILLY ELLIOT, SPAMALOT, THE IT GIRL), and Dennis DeYoung, co-founder of the legendary rock band Styx, The 101 Dalmatians Musical promises a quirky, upside-down view of the world where the audience sees life from a dog's point of view. This stage musical transports audiences to a topsy-turvy, exciting, and altogether fantastic reality that gives grand license for song, dance, and spectacle in a one-of-a-kind theatrical experience.

BWW TV: Rachel York Leads 101 Dalmatians Musical Tour!
by Robert Diamond - Dec 15, 2009

The 101 Dalmatians Musical, based on the 1956 classic story written by Dodie Smith launched at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis on October 13, 2009, The 101 Dalmatians Musical features an impressive cast made-up of Broadway veterans and newcomers that will bring to life this one-of-a-kind musical adventure for the entire family.

STAGE TUBE: Kids in 101 Dalmations Cast Talk About Rachel York as Cruella
by Robert Diamond - Dec 2, 2009

The 101 Dalmatians Musical, based on the 1956 classic story written by Dodie Smith launched at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis on October 13, 2009, The 101 Dalmatians Musical features an impressive cast made-up of Broadway veterans and newcomers that will bring to life this one-of-a-kind musical adventure for the entire family.

STAGE TUBE: MSNBC Visits the Stars of 101 DALMATIONS
by Eddie Varley - Oct 28, 2009

The 101 Dalmatians Musical, based on the 1956 classic story written by Dodie Smith launched at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis on October 13, 2009, The 101 Dalmatians Musical features an impressive cast made-up of Broadway veterans and newcomers that will bring to life this one-of-a-kind musical adventure for the entire family. Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York leads that cast as the sinister Cruella de Vil, notorious for kidnapping Dalmatian puppies for their distinctive spots.

STAGE TUBE: Rachel York Talks 101 DALMATIONS
by Eddie Varley - Oct 1, 2009

The 101 Dalmatians Musical, based on the 1956 classic story written by Dodie Smith will launch at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis on October 13, 2009, The 101 Dalmatians Musical features an impressive cast made-up of Broadway veterans and newcomers that will bring to life this one-of-a-kind musical adventure for the entire family. Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York leads that cast as the sinister Cruella de Vil, notorious for kidnapping Dalmatian puppies for their distinctive spots.


Dodie Smith Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Dodie Smith written?
Dodie Smith has written 3 shows including Call It a Day (Playwright), Dear Octopus (Playwright), Lovers and Friends (Playwright).