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Edith Wharton

 
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Date of Birth: January 24, 1862
Date of Death: August 11, 1937 (75)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
 

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Edith Wharton News

GARBO'S CUBAN LOVER Comes to Casa 0101 Theatre in February Photo GARBO'S CUBAN LOVER Comes to Casa 0101 Theatre in February
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2022

MACHA Theatre/Films will present the critically acclaimed play Garbo's Cuban Lover. First produced in 2001, the new mounting will be a 'reimagined production' of the show, with more music, dance and multimedia.

Aurea Ensemble Presents Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES  Photo Aurea Ensemble Presents Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES 
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2022

Aurea Ensemble presents its annual holiday concert, A Child's Christmas in Wales on Sunday, December 11, 3pm at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Ave, in Providence.

AUREA ENSEMBLE TO PRESENT ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT: A Magical Amalgamation of Music and Photo AUREA ENSEMBLE TO PRESENT ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT: A Magical Amalgamation of Music and Words
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Aurea Ensemble will present its annual holiday concert, A Child's Christmas in Wales on Sunday, December 11, 3pm at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Ave, in Providence.

Ayad Akhtar Will Deliver Lecture On Arts & Public Policy at the Kennedy Center This W Photo Ayad Akhtar Will Deliver Lecture On Arts & Public Policy at the Kennedy Center This Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022

Americans for the Arts announced that acclaimed novelist and playwright Ayad Akhtar will deliver the 34th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts & Public Policy. Akhtar will be introduced by Rockefeller Brothers Fund President and CEO Stephen Heintz, and the evening will feature a performance by artists Rez Abbassi and Kiran Ahluwalia.

Shaw Festival Announces 2023 Season Featuring the World Premiere of PRINCE CASPIAN, N Photo Shaw Festival Announces 2023 Season Featuring the World Premiere of PRINCE CASPIAN, Noel Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2022

The Shaw Festival has announced its 61st season. A mix of classics, real hidden gems, new works and a variety of voices will be seen, heard and experienced in both their indoor and outdoor spaces next season.

Locally Shot Film SUMMER Returns To Jaffrey After 41 Years Photo Locally Shot Film SUMMER Returns To Jaffrey After 41 Years
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

The film will be presented from Saturday, August 20 to Thursday, August 25 in the King Auditorium at The Park Theatre in Jaffrey. The feature film has not been presented publicly since its debut on PBS Great Performances on November 9, 1981.

ESCAPED ALONE Concludes WAM Theatre's 2022 Fresh Takes Series Photo ESCAPED ALONE Concludes WAM Theatre's 2022 Fresh Takes Series
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2022

WAM Theatre concludes their 2022 Fresh Takes Play Reading Season with Escaped Alone, written by one of the most prolific living playwrights, Caryl Churchill (Top Girls, Cloud 9, Far Away). The play is directed by WAM's Producing Artistic Director Kristen van Ginhoven and will be presented live (and live-streamed) on Sunday, August 7, at 2pm at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home in Lenox. Tickets are on sale now.

Review: PENNYROYAL, Finborough Theatre Photo Review: PENNYROYAL, Finborough Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jul 15, 2022

Pennyroyal is a small, but almost perfectly-formed, triumph.

Photos: First Look at PENNYROYAL at the Finborough Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at PENNYROYAL at the Finborough Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022

Pennyroyal is a heartrending new play about sisterhood and motherhood; enduring love and regrets many years in the making. Developed over lockdown, it was originally programmed to premiere at VAULT Festival 2022, and now makes its debut at the multi-award-winning Finborough Theatre. Check out photos here!

Guest Blog: Actor And Playwright Lucy Roslyn On Inspiration For Her New Play PENNYROY Photo Guest Blog: Actor And Playwright Lucy Roslyn On Inspiration For Her New Play PENNYROYAL At Finborough Theatre
by Guest Blog: Lucy Roslyn - Jul 6, 2022

Actor And Playwright Lucy Roslyn On Her New Play Pennyroyal at Finborough Theatre

Edith Wharton Videos

VIDEO: Hear Sierra Boggess Sing in THE AGE OF INNOCENCE at Hartford Stage Videoplay
VIDEO: Hear Sierra Boggess Sing in THE AGE OF INNOCENCE at Hartford Stage

by Alan Henry - Apr 13, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Age of Innocence at Hartford Stage! Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet BTG's Summer Costume Designer David Murin
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2013

In the video below, get a behind the scenes look with costume designer David Murin, who is designing the four four shows in Berkshire Theatre Group's summer 2013 season!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of TEA WITH EDIE AND FITZ
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2013

Dead Writers Theatre Collective presents the Chicago premiere of Adam Pasen's Tea with Edie and Fitz, directed by Jim Schneider, now playing through June 9, at the Greenhouse Theater Complex, 2257 North Lincoln Ave. Tea with Edie and Fitz chronicles the tempestuous meeting of literary icons Edith Wharton (Patti Roeder) and F. Scott Fitzgerald (Madison Niederhauser) at her estate for tea in the 1920s. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from the production below.


Edith Wharton Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Edith Wharton written?
Edith Wharton has written 6 shows including The Joy of Living (Playwright), The House of Mirth (Playwright), The Custom of the Country (Source Material), Summer (Source Material), Lily (Source Material), Ethan Frome (Source Material).