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Playwright Ernest Thompson

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04/08/2005


James Earl Jones, and Ernest Thompson (Playwright)

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Leonard Foglia (Director), James Earl Jones, Leslie Uggams, and Ernest Thompson (Playwright)

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03/07/2005


Ernest Thompson, Leonard Foglia (speaking), and Linda Powell

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Ernest Thompson

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Ernest Thompson Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1979 - Outstanding New Play
Ernest Thompson, On Golden Pond

Ernest Thompson News

Single Tickets Now On Sale For Florida Rep's 25th Anniversary Season Photo Single Tickets Now On Sale For Florida Rep's 25th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2022

Single tickets are now on sale for Florida Repertory Theatre's 25th Anniversary Season in the Historic Arcade and ArtStage Studio Theatres. The 2022-2023 Season opens to previews in the ArtStage Studio on September 20, and the nine-show season runs through May 21, 2023.

BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His  Photo BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His THE WEST SIDE WALTZ
by Gil Kaan - Jun 13, 2022

Will Geer’s Theatricum presents the world premiere of the “all new” revival of Oscar-winning playwright Ernest Thompson’s The West Side Waltz beginning June 25, 2022. Mary Jo DuPrey directs the cast of Ellen Geer, Melora Marshall, Willow Geer, Miguel Pérez and Charles Lin. I was most fortunate to have the playwright make some time to answer my queries.

Theatricum Botanicum to Present New Revival of THE WEST SIDE WALTZ Photo Theatricum Botanicum to Present New Revival of THE WEST SIDE WALTZ
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Forty-one years after its premiere at the Ahmanson Theatre, Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum will present the world premiere of an “all new” revival of The West Side Waltz by Academy Award-winning writer Ernest Thompson (On Golden Pond).

THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR & A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM to Kick Off Outdoor Season at  Photo THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR & A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM to Kick Off Outdoor Season at Theatricum
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Fans of Shakespeare, alfresco theater, old time rock’n roll and just plain fun— pack a picnic and head up to the spectacular, one-of-a-kind outdoor venue at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, where the 2022 repertory season, sponsored by the S. Mark Taper Foundation, opens with two buoyant comedies.

Florida Repertory Theatre Announces 25th Anniversary Season Photo Florida Repertory Theatre Announces 25th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Florida Repertory Theatre has announced its 25th Anniversary Season in the Historic Arcade and ArtStage Studio Theatres. The 2022-2023 Season opens to previews in the ArtStage Studio on September 20, and the nine-show season runs through May 21, 2023.

Theatricum Announces 2022 Outdoor Summer Season in Topanga Photo Theatricum Announces 2022 Outdoor Summer Season in Topanga
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Summer is on the horizon, and Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum is ready to announce a mix of classical theater, new work and music set to take place at its spectacular, one-of-a-kind outdoor amphitheatre in Topanga.

Writer, Producer, Director and Actor, Ernest Thompson, Signs With Roth & Associates E Photo Writer, Producer, Director and Actor, Ernest Thompson, Signs With Roth & Associates East Inc.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2021

His work has been nominated for a Tony, an Emmy and a British Academy Award. His more than 35 plays have been seen in theatres around the world.

Estelle Parsons To Headline OSCAR TALK! TV Program Produced By The Park Theatre Photo Estelle Parsons To Headline OSCAR TALK! TV Program Produced By The Park Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2021

The Park Theatre in Jaffrey, New Hampshire is producing a live online panel discussion program three days before this year’s Oscar awards program (April 25, ABC Network). The ticketed panel discussion program, Oscar Talk!, will be presented live on Thursday, April 22, at 7pm with on-demand repeats available later.

TCM Big Screen Classics Series Begins Jan. 24 & 27 With THE MALTESE FALCON Photo TCM Big Screen Classics Series Begins Jan. 24 & 27 With THE MALTESE FALCON
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 15, 2021

Next year, film aficionados can enjoy a yearlong journey spanning nine decades of cinema history, through a dozen of some of the movie industry’s greatest titles, as Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies present the seventh annual TCM Big Screen Classics series.

Park Theatre's Telethon & Auction Airs Friday, WMUR's Erin Fehlau Joins Telecast Photo Park Theatre's Telethon & Auction Airs Friday, WMUR's Erin Fehlau Joins Telecast
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2020

The Park Theatre will air its live telethon and auction via Facebook Live and YouTube Live simultaneously this Friday, July 10, starting at 7pm, EDT. The evening will be co-hosted by Steve Jackson (Park Theatre CEO) and actor (tv, film, stage), Lisa Bostnar. The telethon and auction will help fund the final stages of the new performing arts center.

Ernest Thompson Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of The Harriet Harris, Ed Dixon Lead World Premiere Of RI VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of The Harriet Harris, Ed Dixon Lead World Premiere Of RIVALS at Bristol Riverside Theatre
by Alan Henry - Oct 29, 2018

Bristol Riverside Theatre continues its 2018-19 season with the world premiere of the new musical comedy The Rivals, based on the famously funny farce about Mrs. Malaprop, running October 30 - November 18. Check out footage of the cast in rehearsal below!

STAGE TUBE: Married Actors Keir Dullea & Mia Dillon Talk BCP's ON GOLDEN POND
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2015

Check out an interview with the pair below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of Purple Rose's ON GOLDEN POND!
by Stage Tube - Jun 20, 2012

The Purple Rose Theatre Company wraps up its 2011/12 Season with On Golden Pond, by Ernest Thompson. Check out the videos below to watch behind-the-scenes footage of the show!


Ernest Thompson Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Ernest Thompson been nominated for?
Outstanding New Play (Drama Desk Awards) for On Golden Pond .