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Ethel Barrymore

Also Credited As: E. M. Blyth
 
Date of Birth: August 15, 1879
Date of Death: June 18, 1959 (79)

Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1913
Performer
  [Broadway]
1944
Teta
  [Broadway]
1943
Miss Moffat
  [Broadway]
1940
Miss Moffat
  [Broadway]
1940
Mrs. Charles Rochester
  [Broadway]
1939
Ouma Gerart
  [Broadway]
1938
Adeline
  [Broadway]
1937
Sara Garrison
  [Broadway]
1934
Marie-Louise
  [Broadway]
1931
Lady Teazle
  [Broadway]
1930
Sister Mary
  [Broadway]
1929
She
  [Broadway]
1928
Sister Gracia, age 19
Sister Gracia, age 29
Sister Gracia, age 70
  [Broadway]
1926
Constance Middleton
  [Broadway]
1925
Portia
  [Broadway]
1925
Ophelia
  [Broadway]
1924
Paula
  [Broadway]
1923
H.R.H. Princess Amelia
  [Broadway]
1923
Lady Teazle
  [Broadway]
1923
Lady Marjorie Colladine
  [Broadway]
1922
Juliet
  [Broadway]
1922
Rose Bernd
  [Broadway]
1921
The Queen
  [Broadway]
1919
Lady Helen Haden
  [Broadway]
1918
Performer
  [Broadway]
1918
Lady Cardonnell
  [Broadway]
1917
Marguerite Gautier
  [Broadway]
1915
Performer
  [Broadway]
1915
Performer
  [Broadway]
1913
Madame Okraska
  [Broadway]
1912
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Miss Rose Trelawny
  [Broadway]
1910
Zoe Blundell
  [Broadway]
1908
Lady Frederick
  [Broadway]
1907
Eleanor Alderson
  [Broadway]
1907
Kate Curtis
  [Broadway]
1907
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Performer
  [Broadway]
1907
Madame Trentoni
  [Broadway]
1905
Nora Helmer
  [Broadway]
1904
Sunday
  [Broadway]
1904
Kate Curtis
  [Broadway]
1903
Kate Curtis
  [Broadway]
1901
Madame Trentoni
  [Broadway]
1898
Performer
  [Broadway]
1896
Priscilla
  [Broadway]
1895
Katherine

Photos

Ethel Barrymore Theatre Photo

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

From: 
Date:
11/22/2019


The program cover for the triumphant 1944 Geary Theater production of The Corn Is Green,starring Ethel Barrymore.

From: 
Date:
12/15/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1913
Performer

  [Broadway]
1944
Teta

  [Broadway]
1943
Miss Moffat

  [Broadway]
1940
Miss Moffat

  [Broadway]
1940
Mrs. Charles Rochester

  [Broadway]
1939
Ouma Gerart

  [Broadway]
1938
Adeline

  [Broadway]
1937
Sara Garrison

  [Broadway]
1934
Marie-Louise

  [Broadway]
1931
Lady Teazle

  [Broadway]
1930
Sister Mary

  [Broadway]
1929
She

  [Broadway]
1928
Sister Gracia, age 19

Sister Gracia, age 29

Sister Gracia, age 70

  [Broadway]
1926
Constance Middleton

  [Broadway]
1925
Portia

  [Broadway]
1925
Ophelia

  [Broadway]
1924
Paula

  [Broadway]
1923
H.R.H. Princess Amelia

  [Broadway]
1923
Lady Teazle

  [Broadway]
1923
Lady Marjorie Colladine

  [Broadway]
1922
Juliet

  [Broadway]
1922
Rose Bernd

  [Broadway]
1921
The Queen

  [Broadway]
1919
Lady Helen Haden

  [Broadway]
1918
Performer

  [Broadway]
1918
Lady Cardonnell

  [Broadway]
1917
Marguerite Gautier

  [Broadway]
1915
Performer

  [Broadway]
1915
Performer

  [Broadway]
1913
Madame Okraska

  [Broadway]
1912
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Miss Rose Trelawny

  [Broadway]
1910
Zoe Blundell

  [Broadway]
1908
Lady Frederick

  [Broadway]
1907
Eleanor Alderson

  [Broadway]
1907
Kate Curtis

  [Broadway]
1907
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Performer

  [Broadway]
1907
Madame Trentoni

  [Broadway]
1905
Nora Helmer

  [Broadway]
1904
Sunday

  [Broadway]
1904
Kate Curtis

  [Broadway]
1903
Kate Curtis

  [Broadway]
1901
Madame Trentoni

  [Broadway]
1898
Performer

  [Broadway]
1896
Priscilla

  [Broadway]
1895
Katherine






Ethel Barrymore News

Five Pulitzer Prize-Winning Plays Will Take Over Broadway This Fall Photo Five Pulitzer Prize-Winning Plays Will Take Over Broadway This Fall
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 10, 2022

Nine plays (and seven musicals) are on their way to Broadway this fall, and the season is sure to be a stellar one. That's because five of them are already Pulitzer Prize winners. Find out which titles by Arthur Miller, August Wilson, Martyna Majok, Stephen Adly Guirgis, and Suzan-Lori Parks have already won Pulitzer Prizes!

What's Coming to Broadway in Fall 2022? Photo What's Coming to Broadway in Fall 2022?
by Team BWW - Aug 6, 2022

A new Broadway season has officially begun! Two Broadway shows (Into the Woods and The Kite Runner) have already kicked off the 2022/23 theatre season this summer and a whole lot more are on the way. As the weather starts to cool, get ready for 15 (and counting) new productions, which will take their first Broadway bows this autumn. What are the best shows on Broadway this fall...?

Complete Cast and Creative Team Announced For THE PIANO LESSON, Starring Samuel L Jac Photo Complete Cast and Creative Team Announced For THE PIANO LESSON, Starring Samuel L Jackson, Danielle Brooks and More
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022

The complete cast and creative team have been announced for the first Broadway revival of August Wilson's The Piano Lesson at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Joining the cast are Nadia Daniel and Jurnee Elizabeth Swan. Rounding out the company are Shirine Babb, Charles Browning, Peter Jay Fernandez, Sharina Martin, Warner Miller, Doron JePaul Mitchell and Kim Sullivan.

Wake Up With BWW 7/27: THE PIANO LESSON Changes Broadway Theatres, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/27: THE PIANO LESSON Changes Broadway Theatres, and More!
by - Jul 27, 2022

Today's top stories include a new theatre for the upcoming Broadway production of The Piano Lesson, starring Samuel L. Jackson. The revival will now play at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, rather than the previously announced St. James. Plus, casting has been announced for the tour of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical, and more!

August Wilson's THE PIANO LESSON Will Now Open at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre Rather  Photo August Wilson's THE PIANO LESSON Will Now Open at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre Rather Than the St. James
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2022

The first Broadway revival of August Wilson's The Piano Lesson will now play the Ethel Barrymore Theatre for its 17-week engagement. The production was originally supposed to come to the St. James Theatre, current home of Into The Woods, which is rumored to be extending.

Actors' Equity & Local USA 829 Take PARADISE SQUARE to Court for $350,000 Photo Actors' Equity & Local USA 829 Take PARADISE SQUARE to Court for $350,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2022

Actors’ Equity and United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829 are taking Paradise Square to court for $350,000 in owed benefit contributions, wages and other fees. 

Wake Up With BWW 7/12: Lea Michele Will Play Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/12: Lea Michele Will Play Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL, and More!
by - Jul 12, 2022

Today's top stories include Lea Michele and Tovah Feldshuh joining Funny Girl! Plus, Paradise Square announces Broadway closing, Ain't No Mo' comes to Broadway in November, and more!

PARADISE SQUARE Will Play Final Broadway Performance Photo PARADISE SQUARE Will Play Final Broadway Performance
by Team BWW - Jul 11, 2022

Barring a dramatic upturn in business, the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Paradise Square will conclude its run with the 3:00 pm matinee on Sunday, July 17 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street). At the time of closing, the production will have played 23 previews and 108 performances. 

Casting Update Announced For JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN at The Bridge Theatre Starring Simo Photo Casting Update Announced For JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN at The Bridge Theatre Starring Simon Russell Beale
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2022

Simon Russell Beale plays the title role in Henrik Ibsen's John Gabriel Borkman, in a new version by Lucinda Coxon. Joining him are Clare Higgins as Gunhild Borkman and Lia Williams as Ella Rentheim. 

Listen: Hear Joaquina Kalukango's 'Let It Burn' From the PARADISE SQUARE Cast Recordi Photo Listen: Hear Joaquina Kalukango's 'Let It Burn' From the PARADISE SQUARE Cast Recording
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

You can now listen to ‚ÄúLet It Burn,‚ÄĚ from the forthcoming Original Broadway Cast Recording of Paradise Square, sung by the show‚Äôs remarkable Tony Award winning star, Joaquina Kalukango.

Ethel Barrymore Videos

Listen: Hear Joaquina Kalukango's 'Let It Burn' From the PARADISE SQUARE Cast Recordi VideoListen: Hear Joaquina Kalukango's 'Let It Burn' From the PARADISE SQUARE Cast Recording
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

You can now listen to ‚ÄúLet It Burn,‚ÄĚ from the forthcoming Original Broadway Cast Recording of Paradise Square, sung by the show‚Äôs remarkable Tony Award winning star, Joaquina Kalukango.

VIDEO: Joaquina Kalukango Discusses Her PARADISE SQUARE Tony Awards Performance on TO VideoVIDEO: Joaquina Kalukango Discusses Her PARADISE SQUARE Tony Awards Performance on TODAY
by Michael Major - Jun 22, 2022

Joaquina Kalukango sat down with Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager on the TODAY Show this morning to discuss her acclaimed Tony Awards performance for Paradise Square. Kalukango also opened up about how her character of Nelly O'Brien in Paradise Square has helped her through an uncertain period in her life. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Watch Joaquina Kalukango Make First Entrance Since Tony Win VideoVIDEO: Watch Joaquina Kalukango Make First Entrance Since Tony Win
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2022

On Tony night, promptly after giving a dazzling performance onstage at Radio City Music Hall, Joaquina Kalukango took home the 2022 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for PARADISE SQUARE. Now watch as she takes the stage at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre for the first time since her epic win!

VIDEO: On the Opening Night Red Carpet For PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: On the Opening Night Red Carpet For PARADISE SQUARE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2022

Paradise Square opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre last night, Sunday, April 3rd. BroadwayWorld was there on the red carpet, where our own Richard Ridge chatted with attendees.

VIDEO: NYC Mayor Eric Adams Gives Pre-Show Speech at PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: NYC Mayor Eric Adams Gives Pre-Show Speech at PARADISE SQUARE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2022

Paradise Square opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre last night, Sunday, April 3rd. Prior to the curtain rising, New York City Mayor Eric Adams made opening remarks onstage.

VIDEO: Watch the Opening Night Curtain Call at PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: Watch the Opening Night Curtain Call at PARADISE SQUARE
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 3, 2022

Broadway's Paradise Square opened tonight, Sunday, April 3rd, at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

VIDEO: A.J. Shively Opens Up About His New Broadway Role in PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: A.J. Shively Opens Up About His New Broadway Role in PARADISE SQUARE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 30, 2022

Paradise Square is currently in previews at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, where it is getting ready to open on Sunday, April 3. A.J. Shively, who plays Irish immigrant Owen Duignan in the new musical, just checked in with BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge ahead of the big night.

VIDEO: Watch A.J. Shively Sing 'Why Should I Die in Springtime' from PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: Watch A.J. Shively Sing 'Why Should I Die in Springtime' from PARADISE SQUARE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2022

BroadwayWorld is very excited to bring you an exclusive sneak peek of the cast in action below. Watch as A.J. Shively performs 'Why Should I Die in Springtime', written by  Jason Howland, Nathan Tysen, and Masi Asare.

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles Gets Ready to Bring WAITRESS Back to Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Sara Bareilles Gets Ready to Bring WAITRESS Back to Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 29, 2021

After a year and a half without Broadway, Waitress fans will get a rare chance to revisit their favorite musical- they'll just have to travel across the street for it. A limited engagement begins performances at The Ethel Barrymore Theatre on September 2, where it will run through January 9, 2022. 

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles and the Cast of WAITRESS Perform 'Opening Up' in Rehearsal VideoVIDEO: Sara Bareilles and the Cast of WAITRESS Perform 'Opening Up' in Rehearsal
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 7, 2021

Watch the cast sing together for the first time before Waitress officially returns to Broadway on September 2.


Ethel Barrymore Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ethel Barrymore been in?
Ethel Barrymore has appeared on Broadway in 50 shows.

How many West End shows has Ethel Barrymore been in?
Ethel Barrymore has not appeared in the West End