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Elizabeth Olsen is an American actress. Her debut film role, Martha in Martha Marcy May Marlene earned her a Critics' Choice Movie Award Nomination among other accolades, followed by a role in the horror film Silent House. Olsen received a BAFTA Rising Star Award nomination and graduated from New York University two years later.

In 2003, she starred as the titular Juliet in an off-Broadway production of the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare at the Classic Stage Company in the East Village.

Olsen is best known for her portrayal of Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch in the Marvel Cinematic Universe media franchise. As part of the franchise, she has appeared in the films Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019), as well as the miniseries WandaVision (2021). She has also starred in films including Godzilla, Wind River, Ingrid Goes West.

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Elizabeth Olsen STAGE CREDITS

Classic Stage Company Production, 2013

Original Broadway Production, 2009
Nicole Halladay (Understudy)

Jenny (Understudy)

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Atlantic Theater Company Extends DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES Starring Kelli O'Hara and Brian d'Arcy James

Atlantic Theater Company has announced a final extension for the world premiere musical Days of Wine and Roses. Adapted from the 1962 film and original 1958 teleplay, the new musical features a book by Tony Award nominee Craig Lucas, music & lyrics by Tony Award winner Adam Guettel, and direction by Tony Award nominee Michael Greif.

Laura Benanti, Lily Rabe & More to be Featured in Williamstown Theatre Festival 2023 Summer Season

Programming has been confirmed for the 2023 Williamstown Theatre Festival summer season.

Darren Criss, Brian d'Arcy James, Jessica Vosk & More to Take Part in Atlantic Theater Company Gala

Atlantic Theater Company will present their 2023 Gala on Monday, April 17, 2023 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. See who is performing, and how to purchase tickets!

Photos: Stephanie Hsu, Ariana DeBose & More Walk the Oscars Red Carpet

Check out photos of Ariana DeBose, Stephanie Hsu, Michelle Yeoh, Cate Blanchett, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Jessica Chastain, Halle Bailey, Melissa McCarthy, Angela Bassett, Janelle Monáe, Samuel L. Jackson, and more on the 2023 Oscars red carpet now!

John Travolta, Kate Hudson & More Join Oscars Presenters Slate

Previously announced Oscars presenters include Riz Ahmed, Halle Bailey, Antonio Banderas, Elizabeth Banks, Emily Blunt, Jessica Chastain, John Cho, Glenn Close, Jennifer Connelly, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, Hugh Grant, Danai Gurira, Salma Hayek Pinault, Samuel L. Jackson, Dwayne Johnson, Michael B. Jordan, Nicole Kidman, and more.

MPOWER Series Is Now Streaming on Disney+

New series “MPower” is now streaming on Disney+. Episodes spotlight several of the MCU’s most inspirational women heroes. The series features Brie Larsen, Elizabeth Olsen, the women of Wakanda and Zoë Saldaña.

VIDEO: Elizabeth Olsen Stars in LOVE & DEATH Series Trailer For HBO Max

This riveting drama, written by David E. Kelley and directed by Lesli Linka Glatter, tells the true story of Candy and Pat Montgomery and Betty and Allan Gore. The cast includes Elizabeth Olsen, Jesse Plemons, Lily Rabe, Patrick Fugit, Krysten Ritter, Tom Pelphrey,  Keir Gilchrist and Elizabeth Marvel. Watch the new video trailer now!

Blog: Unparalleled Training & A Life-Long Community with Atlantic Acting School

New Scholarships Available! Apply to Atlantic Acting School's Full-Time or Evening Conservatory to become an empowered acting professional with technical, creative, and personal rigor.

Kelli O'Hara & Brian d'Arcy James to Lead DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES World Premiere Musical

Atlantic Theater Company will present the world premiere musical Days of Wine and Roses, adapted from the 1962 film and original 1958 teleplay. See who is starring the production, performance dates, and how to purchase tickets!

Interview: Olivia Elease Hardy Talks Originating KIMBERLY AKIMBO's 'Delia' & Her Journey to Broadway

Read BroadwayWorld's latest edition of Debut of the Month, featuring Kimberly Akimbo's Olivia Elease Hardy! Hardy discusses her journey to the Broadway stage, and how she and her character have become one!

Taylor Swift, Austin Butler & More Receive 2022 People's Choice Awards - Full List of Winners!

This year, NBC and E! honored award-winning actor, producer, screenwriter and entrepreneur Ryan Reynolds with the People’s Icon Award; Emmy and Grammy award-winning performer Lizzo with the People’s Champion Award; and five-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Shania Twain with the Music Icon Award.

Taylor Swift, Beyonce & More Nominated For 2022 People's Choice Awards - Full List of Nominations

Actor and comedian Kenan Thompson will return to host the ceremony for the second consecutive year. Additionally, nominations for the 2022 PCAs were unveiled recognizing the biggest stars across all forms of entertainment, including Bad Bunny, Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Zendaya, Selena Gomez, Dwayne Johnson and more.

WATCH: Preston Max Allen & Edward Precht Premiere Music Video From BLAST! A FLAVOR-PACKED MOUNTAIN DEWSICAL

Edward Precht and Preston Max Allen's hard-hitting musical drama expands the Taco Bell Musical Universe by centering around the fast food chain's most popular exclusive drink: Mountain Dew Baja Blast. Watch the music video for 'Baja Ballad' here!

Matt Shakman to Step Down as Artistic Director of The Geffen Playhouse

The Geffen Playhouse’s artistic director, Matt Shakman, announced he will step down from his role in February.

Judith Light, Luke Kirby & More Join the Cast of the Disney+ OUT OF MY MIND Original Movie

Disney+ announced that acclaimed actress Rosemarie DeWitt (“The Staircase”), and Emmy® Award-winning actors Luke Kirby (“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”) and Judith Light (“American Crime Story”) have been added to the cast of “Out of My Mind,” a Disney+ Original movie adaptation of Sharon Draper’s award-winning novel of the same name.

Atlantic Acting School Is Creating an Easier Path for Future Working Actors

Atlantic Acting School offers impeccable professional training and access to an amazing creative network. Atlantic is where professional habits are developed and where artistic relationships are born. The school motto is 'Atlantic Actors Work.' Every graduate leaves with an understanding of the business and a set of tools to successfully audition and network.

Ben Davis, Carmen Cusack, & Robert Cuccioli Will Lead SWEENEY TODD At The Muny

The Muny has announced casting for their production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd. Find out who is in the show, and how to get tickets.

Ariana DeBose, WEST SIDE STORY, and More Take Home Critics Choice Awards; Full List of Winners!

Ariana DeBose took home the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the recent film adaptation of West Side Story. The film also won in the Best Film Editing category.

BWW Blog: WandaVision & An Acting Education Helped Me Accept My Autism. But Not in the Way You Might Think.

The more I learned about autism, the more I wanted to help the autistic community, especially because there is so little autism representation in media and art. I wrote a lengthy paper that proposed that special interests are the key to directing neurodivergent actors. Autists are experts in their special interests, and using specific parts of their special interest as reference allows a clear understanding of what is being asked. The step-by-step process is already complete by recalling a topic where the knowledge is already possessed. I used WandaVision as an example and explained how my method would work.


In Marvel Studios’ “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” the MCU unlocks the Multiverse and pushes its boundaries further than ever before. The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Elizabeth Olsen, Benedict Wong, Xochitl Gomez, with Michael Stühlbarg, and Rachel McAdams. Watch the new trailer now!


Elizabeth Olsen has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Elizabeth Olsen has not appeared in the West End

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