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Ellen Stewart

 
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Date of Birth: December 07, 1931 (90)

Birth Place: Alexandria, LA, USA

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2012]
Assistant Designer

Photos

With Ellen Stewart, my opening night guest for THE GRAPES OF WRATH, 1990 Photo

With Ellen Stewart, my opening night guest for THE GRAPES OF WRATH, 1990

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06/25/2020
Ellen Stewart Award presented to Nicky Paraiso, Mia Katigbak and Marina Celander 
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Ellen Stewart Award presented to Nicky Paraiso, Mia Katigbak and Marina Celander

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10/03/2019
Edward Albee  during the La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala honoring Estelle Parsons & Peter  Photo

Edward Albee during the La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala honoring Estelle Parsons & Peter Swords at the Ellen Stewart Theatre in New York City on 2/27/2013

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09/23/2016
Edward Albee  during the La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala honoring Estelle Parsons & Peter  Photo

Edward Albee during the La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala honoring Estelle Parsons & Peter Swords at the Ellen Stewart Theatre in New York City on 2/27/2013

From: 
Date:
09/23/2016
Edward Albee during the La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala honoring Estelle Parsons & Peter S Photo

Edward Albee during the La Mama Celebrates 51 Gala honoring Estelle Parsons & Peter Swords at the Ellen Stewart Theatre in New York City on 2/27/2013

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Date:
09/23/2016

 

Stage

Productions

Assistant Designer


Ellen Stewart Awards and Nominations

 
- 2011 - Off Broadway Alliance Hall of Fame Award Gold Star
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Drama League Awards - 2008 - Unique Contribution to the Theatre Gold Star
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IT Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Original Music
Ellen StewartHerakles Via Phaedra
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre Gold Star
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Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1992 - Special Awards Gold Star
Ellen Stewart La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club
 
The Lortels - 1992 - Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Gold Star
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Ellen Stewart News

Ojai Playwrights Announces 2022 New Works Festival Featuring Vivian Barnes, Lyndsey B Photo Ojai Playwrights Announces 2022 New Works Festival Featuring Vivian Barnes, Lyndsey Bourne, Bill Cain & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

Ojai Playwrights Conference has announced 11 playwrights for the 25th Anniversary New Works Festival taking place August 7-14, 2022, in Ojai, CA, marking a return to in-person workshops and live performances after two years of working online.

IndieSpace And Indie Theater Fund Announce Merger And Celebratory Wedding Ceremony Photo IndieSpace And Indie Theater Fund Announce Merger And Celebratory Wedding Ceremony
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2022

IndieSpace and Indie Theater Fund announce that they will be merging into one company, IndieSpace.

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces Passing of Founding Member Ernest Abuba Photo Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces Passing of Founding Member Ernest Abuba
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre announced today the passing of founding member and company senior artist Ernest Abuba, the award-winning actor, playwright, screenwriter, and director on stage, film, and television, following a brief illness.

Mabou Mines Presents A Three-Day 50th Anniversary Celebration Of Work Photo Mabou Mines Presents A Three-Day 50th Anniversary Celebration Of Work
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2022

Mabou Mines presents a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Work, reaching back into the company's brimming five-decade history of innovative theater as a launchpad into the next 50 years.

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces NUWORKS 2022 Experimental Series Photo Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces NUWORKS 2022 Experimental Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre will present NuWorks 2022, the annual experimental series of self-created work from innovative and diverse artists exploring an eclectic range of genres and techniques using poetry, text, dance and music.

Mabou Mines to Present Three-Day 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF WORK Photo Mabou Mines to Present Three-Day 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF WORK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022

Mabou Mines will present a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Work, reaching back into the company’s brimming five-decade history of innovative theater as a launchpad into the next 50 years (June 23–25; beginning 5pm June 23; 5pm–11 pm June 24; and 12pm–11pm June 25).

World Premiere of Martha Clarke's GOD'S FOOL to be Presented at La MaMa in June Photo World Premiere of Martha Clarke's GOD'S FOOL to be Presented at La MaMa in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Two legends in experimental theater – the iconic writer/director Martha Clarke and the Tony Award-winning La MaMa ETC – will collaborate for the first time when La MaMa presents the world premiere of Ms. Clarke’s newest full-length work, GOD’S FOOL.

Jenn Colella, Gavin Creel, Marilyn Maye & More to be Featured in Eugene O'Neill Theat Photo Jenn Colella, Gavin Creel, Marilyn Maye & More to be Featured in Eugene O'Neill Theater Center 58th Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced its 2022 summer season, which features the return of some beloved in-person public events put on pause during the virtual and hybrid seasons of 2020 and 2021. 

CANNABIS! A VIPER VAUDEVILLE to be Presented by HERE and La MaMa Photo CANNABIS! A VIPER VAUDEVILLE to be Presented by HERE and La MaMa
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

The Obie Award-winning HERE will present the HERE Artist Residency Program production of Cannabis! A Viper Vaudeville. 

A FEW DEEP BREATHS Comes to La MaMa This Week Photo A FEW DEEP BREATHS Comes to La MaMa This Week
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

Each of the writers worked independently to generate dialogue and/or actions for two performers, one playing a 7-year-old and the other a 77-year-old. The non-linear tale that emerges is developed in collaboration with creative technologists, embodied by performance artist Agosto Machado and a puppet by Tom Lee, performed by Leah Ogawa and Maria Camia, and will explore interactivity and connection with the online audience.

Ellen Stewart Videos

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peak - GERTRUDE STEIN SAINTS!, Headed for FringeNYC
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2013

SaintsCurrent students and alumni from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Drama will join forces to present 'Gertrude Stein SAINTS!' at the 17th Annual New York International Fringe Festival (FringeNYC), Aug. 9 - 25, in New York City. FringeNYC is the largest multi-arts festival in North America, with more than 200 companies from around the world performing more than 1,200 shows in 16 days at more than 20 venues. Click below to get a sneak peek at the show!

STAGE TUBE: Julie Halston, Everett Quinton Accept Alliance Awards
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2011

The Off Broadway Alliance, the organization of Off Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents and marketing firms, presented the inaugural Off Broadway Alliance Awards Reception June 21, 2011 at Sardi's. Honorees were on hand to receive their awards and Romulus Linney, Ellen Stewart and Lanford Wilson were posthumously inducted into the Off Broadway Hall of Fame.


Ellen Stewart Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Ellen Stewart been nominated for?
Off Broadway Alliance Hall of Fame Award () , Unique Contribution to the Theatre (Drama League Awards) , Outstanding Original Music (IT Awards) for Herakles Via Phaedra , Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Special Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club and Outstanding Lifetime Achievement (The Lortels) .

What awards has Ellen Stewart won?
Off Broadway Alliance Hall of Fame Award (), Unique Contribution to the Theatre (Drama League Awards), Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Special Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for La MaMa Experimental Theatre Cluband Outstanding Lifetime Achievement (The Lortels).