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Edwin Booth

 
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Date of Birth: November 13, 1833
Date of Death: June 07, 1893 (59)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1870
Macbeth
  [Broadway]
1870
Performer
  [Broadway]
1870
Hamlet
  [Broadway]
1865
Othello
  [Broadway]
1864
Hamlet
  [Broadway]
1864
Marcus Brutus
  [Broadway]
1864
Performer
  [Broadway]
Hamlet

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator
 
[Broadway, 1865]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1864]
Producer
 
[Broadway, ]
Producer
 
[Broadway, ]
Producer
 
[Broadway, ]
Producer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1870
Macbeth

  [Broadway]
1870
Performer

  [Broadway]
1870
Hamlet

  [Broadway]
1865
Othello

  [Broadway]
1864
Hamlet

  [Broadway]
1864
Marcus Brutus

  [Broadway]
1864
Performer

  [Broadway]
Hamlet

Productions

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1870]
Theatre Owner / Operator

[Broadway, 1865]
Producer

[Broadway, 1864]
Producer

[Broadway, ]
Producer

[Broadway, ]
Producer

[Broadway, ]
Producer






Edwin Booth News

2022 Idea Awards for Theatre Recipients Announced Photo 2022 Idea Awards for Theatre Recipients Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

The Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation has announced the recipients of their 2022 Idea Awards for Theatre; three categories of grants awarded to adventurous new voices in playwriting and musical theatre, as well as the visionary playwrights who have inspired and blazed trails before them.

Suzan-Lori Parks, Leland Fowler, Lauren Molina & More to Star in PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE Photo Suzan-Lori Parks, Leland Fowler, Lauren Molina & More to Star in PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE YEAR World Premiere at The Public
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

The Public Theater has announced complete casting for the world premiere of PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE YEAR, written by and featuring Pulitzer Prize winner and Public Theater Writer-in-Residence Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Bessie Award winner Niegel Smith. 

The Resident Acting Co Announces Casting For A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Photo The Resident Acting Co Announces Casting For A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

The Resident Acting Company, formed four years ago by the actors of the Pearl Theater Company, has announced casting for a script in hand performance of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream on September 19th at The Players. 

Dixon Place to Present THE VILLAGE, A DISCO MUSICAL! by Nora Burns in October Photo Dixon Place to Present THE VILLAGE, A DISCO MUSICAL! by Nora Burns in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

Dixon Place will present The Village, A Disco Musical! for a limited run engagement from October 6 - 15, 2022. Set in New York City in 1979, The Village is loosely based on Our Town (if Thornton Wilder had lived on Christopher Street).

The Resident Acting Company Announces Fall 2022 Benefit Series at  The Players Photo The Resident Acting Company Announces Fall 2022 Benefit Series at The Players
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2022

The Resident Acting Company, formed four years ago by the actors of the Pearl Theater Company, recently announced their fall lineup for 2022. 

DOING TIME WITH LAVINIA: THE MUSICAL to be Presented at The Stonewall Inn Photo DOING TIME WITH LAVINIA: THE MUSICAL to be Presented at The Stonewall Inn
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022

New York City‚Äôs Gay Pride Week will kick off with a performance of ‚ÄúDoing Time with Lavinia: The Musical,‚ÄĚ a cautionary tale of one woman‚Äôs journey from Broadway to behind bars, written and performed by downtown diva Susan Campanaro, with an original score written and performed by Lynn Portas, directed by, and developed with Christopher Scott.

Photos: Book Release Party Celebrates New Philosophy Of Design For The Stage Photo Photos: Book Release Party Celebrates New Philosophy Of Design For The Stage
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2022

Recently author and theatrical designer Joshua Langman celebrated the publication of his book 'Standby: An Approach to Theatrical Design' with a release party at The Players, a historic private theatre club in Gramercy Park.

Photos: spit&vigor Brings THE BRUTES To The Players at Gramercy Photo Photos: spit&vigor Brings THE BRUTES To The Players at Gramercy
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 2, 2022

spit&vigor has announced an extremely limited special performance of THE BRUTES, written by Casey Wimpee (2-time Samuel French Short Play Finalist, 2007 NYIT Outstanding Original Short Script nominee) and directed by Sara Fellini (2018 Planet Award Outstanding Direction nominee).

TCG Books Publishes GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS By Taylor Mac Photo TCG Books Publishes GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS By Taylor Mac
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2022

Theatre Communications Group has announced the publication of Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus by Taylor Mac. The play was originally commissioned by HERE Arts Center with the support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's National Playwright Residency Program, administered in partnership with HowlRound. Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus received its world premiere on Broadway in the spring of 2019.

Amas Musical Theatre Lab To Present Industry Readings of SETTLE DOWN Photo Amas Musical Theatre Lab To Present Industry Readings of SETTLE DOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 14, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre¬†and The Amas Lab will present private industry readings of¬†‚ÄúSettle Down,‚Ä̬†a new musical with book & lyrics by¬†Gabe Caruso¬†and music by¬†Sangwoo ‚ÄėSimon‚Äô Lee. Directed by¬†Christopher Scott,¬†with music direction by¬†Andrew Shield,¬†the readings will be on¬†Monday, April 11, 2022 at 4pm and Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 2pm & 6pm.

Edwin Booth Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, September 15 - Henry Miller's Theater Renamed For Stephen Sondhei VideoVIDEO: On This Day, September 15 - Henry Miller's Theater Renamed For Stephen Sondheim
by Stage Tube - Sep 15, 2019

The renaming of the theatre was dedicated to Stephen Sondheim, the greatest and best known artist in American musical theatre on his 80th birthday. 

En Garde Arts Presents THRESHOLD By Amy Brenneman VideoEn Garde Arts Presents THRESHOLD By Amy Brenneman
by Julie Musbach - Jul 23, 2019

En Garde Arts presents Amy Brenneman's THRESHOLD, an autobiographical theater piece that tells the story of how Brenneman became a true ally to her daughter, Charlotte, who has a rare chromosomal abnormality.

STAGE TUBE: N'Kenge and Seph Stanek Star in AKHENATEN: THE MUSICAL Music Videos
by Stage Tube - Jun 3, 2015

Music videos of AKHENATEN: THE MUSICAL, starring N'Kenge and Seph Stanek, are now online after the launch party at New York's historic The Players Club. Click below to watch 'O My Son' and 'Dark Future'!

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.

BWW TV: Kevin Spacey Receives EDWIN BOOTH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
by Robert Diamond - Jan 11, 2011

Academy Award¬ģ winner, Kevin Spacey, CBE, was presented with the EDWIN BOOTH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD at a special fundraising gala at the landmarked mansion at 16 Gramercy Park South, (East 20 off Park Ave,) New York City on January 10, 2011.


Edwin Booth Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Edwin Booth been in?
Edwin Booth has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Edwin Booth been in?
Edwin Booth has not appeared in the West End