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Ernest Thompson Movies

Star 80
[ 1983 ] Phil Ws
Sweet Hearts Dance
[ 1988 ] writer
[ 1988 ] writer
Next Stop Wonderland
[ 1998 ] Nathan
[ 2010 ] Terry Plant
Time and Charges
[ 2013 ] Jeremiah Ward
Heavenly Angle
[ 2014 ] Linus Van Scooter

Ernest Thompson Awards and Nominations

Drama Desk Awards - 1979 - Outstanding New Play

Ernest Thompson, On Golden Pond

Ernest Thompson News

Deertrees Theatre Launches 88th Summer Season of Events

Historic Deertrees Theatre launches its 88th season, providing theatrical highlights, local art, dance, trivia shows, and a wide range of live music. 
SCHOOL OF ROCK, ON GOLDEN POND & More Set for The Little Theatre On The Square 67th Summer Season

The Little Theatre On The Square in Sullivan, IL, will celebrate its 67th season. Learn about the programming and see how to purchase tickets.
ON GOLDEN POND Comes to Irving in May

MainStage Irving-Las Colinas has announced the cast, creative team, and performance dates for their upcoming production of On Golden Pond.
Historic Deertrees Theatre Announces 88th Summer Entertainment Season

Historic Deertrees Theatre has announced its 88th season summer of events and entertainment. 
ON GOLDEN POND to Replace GRAND HOTEL in MainStage Irving-Las Colinas 24-25 Lineup

MainStage Irving-Las Colinas has revealed a change to the 2024-25 season. Grand Hotel will be replaced with Ernest Thompson's touching On Golden Pond. Learn more about the season!
ON GOLDEN POND At Skokie Theatre Promises A Heartwarming Production Of Ernest Thompson's Classic Play

MadKap Productions will present ON GOLDEN POND for 13 live performances at the Skokie Theatre, 7924 Lincoln Ave in Downtown Skokie. 
ON GOLDEN POND Comes to Skokie Theatre in February

MadKap Productions will present ON GOLDEN POND for 13 live performances at the Skokie Theatre, 7924 Lincoln Ave in Downtown Skokie. Feb 2 - Feb 25, 2024, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm, and Sundays at 2:00 pm, with one Wed. matinee on Feb 21 at 1:30 pm.
ON GOLDEN POND Comes to Skokie Theatre

MadKap Productions will present ON GOLDEN POND for 13 live performances at the Skokie Theatre, 7924 Lincoln Ave in Downtown Skokie.
ON GOLDEN POND is Coming to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre in November

A timeless love story unfolds in 'On Golden Pond' at MCCC's Kelsey Theatre. Follow Ethel and Norman Thayer's 48-year journey filled with family, memories, and the beauty of life. Don't miss this poignant production by Break a Leg Productions and Zeff Entertainment.
PCS Theater Presents Touching Drama ON GOLDEN POND This Fall

PCS Theater will present the classic play 'On Golden Pond,' written by Ernest Thompson. This captivating production will grace the Main Stage from October 27 to November 11, 2023, inviting audiences to experience a heartwarming tale that explores family bonds, memory, and the beauty of nature.
Photos: First Look at ON GOLDEN POND at Sutter Street Theatre

This is the love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. He is a retired professor, nearing eighty, with heart palpitations and a failing memory—but still as tart-tongued, observant and eager for life as ever. Check out production photos here!
Review: ON GOLDEN POND at Don Bluth Front Row Theatre

ON GOLDEN POND at Don Bluth Front Row Theatre through September 2nd ~ Seasoned with flashes of humor and sentimentality, the play thrives around the solid performances of Joe Musil as Norman Thayer, Jr. and Barbara McBain as his wife Ethel.
Oscar-Winning Writer Ernest Thompson Joins Screening Of ON GOLDEN POND At The Park Theatre

Oscar-winning writer Ernest Thompson will be at The Park Theatre in Jaffrey, New Hampshire, for a special screening of his classic film, On Golden Pond, on Sunday, July 9, at 4 pm. After the screening, Mr. Thompson will discuss the film and talk about his new novel, The Book of Maps.
Theatre Arlington Presents ON GOLDEN POND

Theatre Arlington is thrilled to open the third installment in our 50th Anniversary season, On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson. This classic play follows an elderly couple spending their summer at their lake house, where they reconnect with their estranged daughter. The story is a heartfelt meditation on the complications of aging, family, and forgiveness.
Ivoryton Playhouse to Present ON GOLDEN POND Starring James Naughton Beginning Next Month

Ivoryton Playhouse will present Tony Award-nominated Mia Dillon* and Tony award winner James Naughton* in ON GOLDEN POND by Ernest Thompson May 18 through June 11, 2023.
ON GOLDEN POND, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE & More Set for The Sherman Players 2023 Mainstage Season

The Sherman Players announced the full lineup of shows for their 2023 theatrical season on the mainstage.
Sherman Players Will Open 2023 Season With ON GOLDEN POND

The Sherman Players will open their 2023 season with ON GOLDEN POND, written by Ernest Thompson and directed by Jane Farnol. The play will open on Friday, April 21 and run four weekends through May 13th at the Sherman Playhouse.
ON GOLDEN POND Comes to Florida Repertory Theatre Next Month

 Florida Repertory Theatre's 25th anniversary season continues with “On Golden Pond,” the modern American classic by Ernest Thompson. The production runs in the Historic Arcade Theatre from February 17 – March 5, with discounted previews from February 14 - 17.
Ivoryton Playhouse to Hold Auditions for 2023 Season This Month

The Ivoryton Playhouse will be holding local auditions for Equity and non Equity actors for the 2023 season. Auditions will be held at the Ivoryton Playhouse on Friday, January 20th from 11am – 7pm, and on Saturday, January 21 from 10 – 6pm.
Single Tickets Now On Sale For Florida Rep's 25th Anniversary Season

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.


What awards has Ernest Thompson been nominated for?

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

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