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Dora Bryan

 
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Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2002
Jeanette Burmeister
  [West End]
London Revival, 1991
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1987
Mrs. Pearce
  [West End]
London Revival, 1986
Mrs. Connor
  [West End]
London Production, 1965
Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Revival, 1962
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 1959
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1958
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1955
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Production, 2002
Jeanette Burmeister

  [West End]
London Revival, 1991
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1987
Mrs. Pearce

  [West End]
London Revival, 1986
Mrs. Connor

  [West End]
London Production, 1965
Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi [Replacement]

  [West End]
London Revival, 1962
Performer

  [West End]
London Revival, 1959
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1958
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1955
Performer


Dora Bryan Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role Gold Star
Dora BryanThe Birthday Party

Dora Bryan News

Broadway and West End Stars Share Their Theatre Memories in Celebration of World Thea Photo Broadway and West End Stars Share Their Theatre Memories in Celebration of World Theatre Day
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Mar 27, 2021

March 27 marks World Theatre Day! Although we can't be together to celebrate, we can still reminisce on the fun of theatre in our lives.

Photo Flash: Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Opening of Irving Berlin's CALL ME Photo Photo Flash: Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Opening of Irving Berlin's CALL ME MADAM on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

Americans were listening to 'Goodnight, Irene' and Bing and Gary Crosby's interpretation of a 1914 song by Irving Berlin, 'Play a Simple Melody.' And Berlin's new musical, Call Me Madam, was opening at New York's Imperial Theater with an advance of over one million dollars, by far the largest in Broadway history.

A TASTE OF HONEY At Trafalgar Studios Enters Its Final Four Weeks Photo A TASTE OF HONEY At Trafalgar Studios Enters Its Final Four Weeks
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2020

A Taste of Honey at Trafalgar Studios must end on Saturday 29 February 2020.

National Theatre Production of A TASTE OF HONEY Opens in the West End This Week Photo National Theatre Production of A TASTE OF HONEY Opens in the West End This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2019

Bijan Sheibani's (Barber Shop Chronicles, The Arrival) production of A Taste of Honey returns to the West End for the first time in 60 years this week, opening on Thursday at Trafalgar Studios. The remarkable taboo-breaking 1950s play written by Shelagh Delaney when she was just 19 will play a limited 12-week run in a co-production with Trafalgar Theatre Productions, with a press night on Monday 9 December.

Photo Flash: GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES At Union Theatre Photo Photo Flash: GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES At Union Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2019

At the Union Theatre, Abigayle Honeywill stars as Lorelei and Eleanor Lakin as Dorothy, with Freddie King, George Lennan and Aaron Bannister-Davies as would-be suitors as well as Maria Mosquera, Tom Murphy, Virge Gilchrist, Ashlee Young, Arran Bell, Esme Bacalla-Hayes, Florence Beaumont, Jasmine Davis, Jo Bird, Lewis Rimmer, Liam Dean, Patrick Cook and Stephen Loriot.

The National Theatre's Production Of A TASTE OF HONEY Will Transfer To The West End Photo The National Theatre's Production Of A TASTE OF HONEY Will Transfer To The West End
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2019

The National Theatre today announced that Bijan Sheibani's (Barber Shop Chronicles, Dance Nation) production of A Taste of Honey, the remarkable taboo-breaking 1950s play written by Shelagh Delaney when she was just 19, will transfer to the West End immediately following a nine-week UK tour. A Taste of Honey will play a limited 12-week run at Trafalgar Studios from 5 December in a co-production with Trafalgar Theatre Productions, with an opening night on Monday 9 December. Tickets will go on sale to the general public from 11 October.

Jodie Prenger Stars In The National Theatre's Production Of A TASTE OF HONEY At The M Photo Jodie Prenger Stars In The National Theatre's Production Of A TASTE OF HONEY At The Marlowe Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 10, 2019

Jodie Prenger stars in the National Theatre's production of A Taste Of Honey at The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, next month.

National Theatre's A Taste of Honey to tour to Edinburgh in 2019 Photo National Theatre's A Taste of Honey to tour to Edinburgh in 2019
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Feb 7, 2019

The National Theatre today announced a UK tour of Bijan Sheibani's production of A Taste of Honey, Shelagh Delaney's remarkable taboo-breaking 1950s play, which was first produced in the Lyttelton Theatre in 2014, designed by Hildegard Bechtler and reconceived in an exciting new production, featuring a live on-stage band, for the tour.

The National Theatre Will Tour Shelagh Delaney's A TASTE OF HONEY Photo The National Theatre Will Tour Shelagh Delaney's A TASTE OF HONEY
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2019

The National Theatre today announced a UK tour of Bijan Sheibani's production of A Taste of Honey, Shelagh Delaney's remarkable taboo-breaking 1950s play, which was first produced in the Lyttelton Theatre in 2014, designed by Hildegard Bechtler and reconceived in an exciting new production, featuring a live on stage band, for the tour.

New Album 'Lost West End Revues' Celebrates London's Forgotten Revues Photo New Album 'Lost West End Revues' Celebrates London's Forgotten Revues
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2018

Following the critically acclaimed release of 'Lost West End Vintage' (highlighted in The Sunday Times as an 'Essential New Release') and 'Lost West End Vintage 2', Stage Door Records are pleased to continue the album series with 'Lost West End Revues' to be released on November 30th 2018.

Dora Bryan Videos

BWW Interview: Russell Grant Talks STRICTLY and THE GOLDEN AGE OF DANCE
by Marianka Swain - Oct 28, 2016

Since winning hearts during his stint on Strictly Come Dancing, partnered by Flavia Cacace, actor and astrologer Russell Grant has starred in Hairspray, Grease and The Wizard of Oz. He's now hosting The Golden Age of Dance, a celebration of great dance numbers from classic films like Top Hat, Follow the Fleet, Swing Time and Shall We Dance, featuring a company of West End dancers and The Novello Orchestra. The show is at Theatre Royal Drury Lane on 13 November and Wales Millennium Centre on 15 November.


Dora Bryan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Dora Bryan been in?
Dora Bryan has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Dora Bryan been in?
Dora Bryan has appeared on London's West End in 8 shows.

What was Dora Bryan's first West End show?
Dora Bryan's first West End show was The Water Gipsies which opened in 1955

What awards has Dora Bryan been nominated for?
Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for The Birthday Party .

What awards has Dora Bryan won?
Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for The Birthday Party.