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Dorothy Donnelly

 
Dorothy Donnelly Headshot
Date of Birth: January 28, 1880
Date of Death: January 03, 1928 (47)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1915
Performer
  [Broadway]
1915
Candida
  [Broadway]
1914
Performer
  [Broadway]
1914
Performer
  [Broadway]
1912
Janet Van Roof
  [Broadway]
1910
Jacqueline
  [Broadway]
1909
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Marion Manners
  [Broadway]
1906
Louise Stolbeck
  [Broadway]
1906
Ruth Jordan
  [Broadway]
1905
Performer
  [Broadway]
1905
Performer
  [Broadway]
1905
Mrs. Maia Rubek
  [Broadway]
1905
Performer
  [Broadway]
1904
The Lady
  [Broadway]
1903
Candida
  [Broadway]
1902
Madame Alvarez
  [Broadway]
1902
Madame Alvarez
  [Broadway]
1901
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1901
Nell Gwyn

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1923]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1917]
Producer

Writing

Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Playwright
Playwright
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Librettist

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1915
Performer

  [Broadway]
1915
Candida

  [Broadway]
1914
Performer

  [Broadway]
1914
Performer

  [Broadway]
1912
Janet Van Roof

  [Broadway]
1910
Jacqueline

  [Broadway]
1909
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Marion Manners

  [Broadway]
1906
Louise Stolbeck

  [Broadway]
1906
Ruth Jordan

  [Broadway]
1905
Performer

  [Broadway]
1905
Performer

  [Broadway]
1905
Mrs. Maia Rubek

  [Broadway]
1905
Performer

  [Broadway]
1904
The Lady

  [Broadway]
1903
Candida

  [Broadway]
1902
Madame Alvarez

  [Broadway]
1902
Madame Alvarez

  [Broadway]
1901
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1901
Nell Gwyn

Productions

[Broadway, 1923]
Director

[Broadway, 1917]
Producer

Writing
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Playwright
Playwright
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Librettist





Dorothy Donnelly News

Mandala South Asian Performing Arts Announces New Home on Chicago's Devon Avenue Photo Mandala South Asian Performing Arts Announces New Home on Chicago's Devon Avenue
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

Mandala South Asian Performing Arts, which connects audiences and students with the vibrancy, flavors, and colors of the performing arts traditions of South Asia, has announced that, effective June 1, the organization is establishing a new home at 2642 W. Devon Avenue in Chicago’s “Little India” community.

Mandala Makers Festival Showcases Multidisciplinary Artists Photo Mandala Makers Festival Showcases Multidisciplinary Artists
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

​​​​​​​Mandala South Asian Performing Arts, which connects audiences and students with the vibrancy, flavors, and colors of the performing arts traditions of South Asia, presents its fourth annual Mandala Makers Festival.

Destinos, 5th Chicago International Latino Theater Festival, Will Return in September Photo Destinos, 5th Chicago International Latino Theater Festival, Will Return in September
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2022

Destinos, 5th Chicago International Latino Theater Festival, Chicago's citywide international festival bringing together and showcasing Latino theater artists and companies from Chicago, the U.S. and Latin America, will return, live and in-person, September 15-October 16, 2022.

Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra Unveils New Marilynn Tannebaum Youth Music Education  Photo Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra Unveils New Marilynn Tannebaum Youth Music Education Institute
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 15, 2022

Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra unveiled its new Youth Music Education Institute this past Sunday, March 13 during an exclusive concert at Olympia Fields Country Club, and in the process, surprised longtime supporter Marilynn Tannebaum by dedicating the Institute in her honor.

Choreographers Showcase Announced April 17 At The Chicago History Museum Photo Choreographers Showcase Announced April 17 At The Chicago History Museum
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2022

Mandala South Asian Performing Arts, which connects audiences and students with the vibrancy, flavors, and colors of the performing arts traditions of South Asia, returns to the stage with a Choreographers Showcase of South Asian perspectives in contemporary dance. The performance takes place Sunday, April 17 at 3 p.m. at the Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark Street, Chicago.

Illinois Philharmonic Announces 45th Anniversary Season Photo Illinois Philharmonic Announces 45th Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2022

Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Stilian Kirov, has announced its 45th anniversary season. The 2022-23 season features some of the world's most celebrated musicians with cellists Oliver Herbert and Inbal Segev and multiple appearances by Grammy award-winning baritone Bill McMurray, soprano Kimberly E. Jones, and the Chicago Community Chorus.

Artemisia Theatre Announces Virtual World Premiere of Lauren Ferebee's GOODS Photo Artemisia Theatre Announces Virtual World Premiere of Lauren Ferebee's GOODS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2021

Two intergalactic trash collectors, both women, one Black, one white, are hurtling through space toward the finish of their anniversary route, ready to celebrate their return to Earth. But a surprising job sends them back out to the asteroid belt and forces them to make a devastating choice.

African American Arts Alliance Awarded $240,000 for New Exec Director Position Photo African American Arts Alliance Awarded $240,000 for New Exec Director Position
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2020

The African American Arts Alliance has been awarded $240,000 by the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation and the Walder Foundation to provide salary support for its first Executive Director. The funding will be distributed over three years with the possibility of a two-year extension.

2019 Special Jeff Award Goes To Teatro Vista Photo 2019 Special Jeff Award Goes To Teatro Vista
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2019

The Jeff Awards will honor Teatro Vista with the 2019 Special Equity Jeff Award at the Equity Ceremony at Drury Lane Oakbrook on October 21, 2019. Over the last three decades, Teatro Vista has theatrically depicted the human experience from its unique Latinx perspective. Founded in 1989 by actors Henry Godinez and Eddie Torres to provide a platform upon which stories born of and relevant to the Latino culture could be heard, Teatro Vista has enriched the Chicago theatre scene with haunting, humorous, historical and magical stories. Teatro Vista, now under the artistic direction of Ricardo Gutierrez, continues to challenge and entertain Chicago audiences with its gifted ensemble of dynamic artists.

Bilingual ROMEO AND JULIET and More Announced For Teatro Vista's 2019 High School Stu Photo Bilingual ROMEO AND JULIET and More Announced For Teatro Vista's 2019 High School Student Theater Series
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2019

Every spring, Teatro Vista, Chicago's professional Latinx theater company, introduces Chicago-area high school students to classic and contemporary plays framed in a Latinx filter.


Dorothy Donnelly Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Dorothy Donnelly been in?
Dorothy Donnelly has appeared on Broadway in 20 shows.

How many West End shows has Dorothy Donnelly been in?
Dorothy Donnelly has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Dorothy Donnelly written?
Dorothy Donnelly has written 9 shows including The Student Prince (Librettist), Fancy Free (Bookwriter), The Riddle: Woman (Playwright), Forbidden (Playwright), Blossom Time (Bookwriter), Poppy (Bookwriter), Hello, Lola (Bookwriter), My Maryland (Bookwriter), My Princess (Bookwriter).