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Henry Fonda

 
Date of Birth: May 16, 1905
Date of Death: August 12, 1982 (77)

Birth Place: Grand Island, NE, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1978
Associate Justice Daniel Snow
  [Broadway]
1975
Performer
  [Broadway]
1975
Performer
  [Broadway]
1974
Clarence Darrow
  [Broadway]
1969
Stage Manager
  [Broadway]
1965
Jim Bolton
  [Broadway]
1962
Charles Christian Wertenbaker
  [Broadway]
1960
Parker Ballantine
  [Broadway]
1959
John
  [Broadway]
1958
Jerry Ryan
  [Broadway]
1954
Lt. Barney Greenwald
  [Broadway]
1951
Charles Gray
  [Broadway]
1948
Lieutenant (jg) Roberts
  [Broadway]
1937
Hayden Chase
  [Broadway]
1934
Dan Harrow
  [Broadway]
1934
Performer
Performer
  [Broadway]
1932
Eustace
  [Broadway]
1929
Other in the Play

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1978
Associate Justice Daniel Snow

  [Broadway]
1975
Performer

  [Broadway]
1975
Performer

  [Broadway]
1974
Clarence Darrow

  [Broadway]
1969
Stage Manager

  [Broadway]
1965
Jim Bolton

  [Broadway]
1962
Charles Christian Wertenbaker

  [Broadway]
1960
Parker Ballantine

  [Broadway]
1959
John

  [Broadway]
1958
Jerry Ryan

  [Broadway]
1954
Lt. Barney Greenwald

  [Broadway]
1951
Charles Gray

  [Broadway]
1948
Lieutenant (jg) Roberts

  [Broadway]
1937
Hayden Chase

  [Broadway]
1934
Dan Harrow

  [Broadway]
1934
Performer

Performer

  [Broadway]
1932
Eustace

  [Broadway]
1929
Other in the Play


Henry Fonda Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1975 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Henry Fonda, Clarence Darrow
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1974 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Henry Fonda, Clarence Darrow
 
Tony Awards - 1948 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Henry Fonda, Mister Roberts

Henry Fonda News

VIDEO: At the Gates Releases 'Garden of Cyrus' Music Video Photo VIDEO: At the Gates Releases 'Garden of Cyrus' Music Video
by Michael Major - Aug 4, 2022

Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES continue to promote their most recent studio album The Nightmare Of Being by launching a new music video for the track “Garden Of Cyrus.' Watch the video, which was created by long-time collaborator Costin Chioreanu / Twilight13Media, now. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Previews: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Cape Playhouse Photo Previews: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Cape Playhouse
by Kristen Morale - Jul 31, 2022

Based on the book by Craig Lucas and inspired by the seven-time Academy Award-winning 1952 musical comedy film, An American in Paris brings the legendary music of George and Ira Gershwin to the stage from August 3rd -13th. Featuring such classics as ‚ÄúI Got Rhythm,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúS‚ÄôWonderful‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúShall We Dance‚ÄĚ, this marks the show‚Äôs debut performance on a Cape Cod theater‚Äôs stage. With a timeless story and unforgettable characters, audiences have something quite special to look forward to this August.

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‚Äôs Theatricum Botanicum will present¬†the¬†world premiere¬†of an ‚Äúall new‚ÄĚ revival of¬†The West Side Waltz¬†by Academy Award-winning writer¬†Ernest Thompson¬†(On Golden Pond).

AS ALWAYS, JIMMY STEWART Comes to Theatre West on On July 9th and 10th Photo AS ALWAYS, JIMMY STEWART Comes to Theatre West on On July 9th and 10th
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

As Always, Jimmy Stewart is set to play at Theatre West on Saturday, July 9th at 8pm and Sunday, July 10th at 3pm. Theatre West is located at 3333 Cahuenga Blvd. West, in Los Angeles, CA 90068. The show is written by Steve Nevil and Ted Snyder, directed by Ted Snyder, and produced by Dina Morrone for Theatre West. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Group ticket rates for parties of 15 or more are $30 per person. For tickets, call the box office at (323) 851-7977 or visit http://theatrewest.org. The show runs for 85 minutes and is suggested for audiences aged 12 to adult.

Majestic Theater's 2022 Summer Classic Movies Kick Off June 8 Photo Majestic Theater's 2022 Summer Classic Movies Kick Off June 8
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater will celebrate 15 years of Summer Classic Movies when the annual series begins June 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic 1925 auditorium. Enjoy classic movies in the beautifully restored historic theater Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. June through August. Tickets for each film are just $8 and are on sale now. Advanced ticket purchase is strongly recommended.

AT THE GATES Announce North American Headline Tour Photo AT THE GATES Announce North American Headline Tour
by Michael Major - Apr 28, 2022

Originally intended to take place for the 25-year anniversary of SOTS in 2020, COVID-19 made AT THE GATES postpone tour until 2022. Finally, the band will hit the road starting August 17th in Los Angeles, where the band will perform the entire SOTS album from start to finish, in additional to a mix of other tracks from their 30+ year career.

City Theater To Present ON GOLDEN POND Photo City Theater To Present ON GOLDEN POND
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

City Theater in Biddeford will present ON GOLDEN POND. Originally slated for their 2020 season, it is wonderful to be able to finally bring this piece of classic American theater to the stage. ON GOLDEN POND remains an inspiring celebration of the universal challenges we all face, and the ultimate triumphs of life, love, and family.

BWW Review: 12 Reasons Why You Should See Stageworks' Explosive Production of 12 ANGR Photo BWW Review: 12 Reasons Why You Should See Stageworks' Explosive Production of 12 ANGRY MEN
by Peter Nason - Jan 8, 2022

A stellar cast led by Ned Averill-Snell and Jim Wicker bring Reginald Rose's iconic drama to life.

Richard Skipper Presents A Tribute to Harvey Evans, January 7 Photo Richard Skipper Presents A Tribute to Harvey Evans, January 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 5, 2022

Richard Skipper will celebrate the beloved Broadway great Harvey Evans with guests Lawrence Leritz, Diane Findlay, Lee Roy Reams, Ronald B. Young, Loni Ackerman, Pamela Meyers on Friday, Jan 7th at 7PM EST/ 4PM PST.

Tibbits Summer Theatre Closes Season With ON GOLDEN POND Photo Tibbits Summer Theatre Closes Season With ON GOLDEN POND
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2021

A golden way to end the summer, Tibbits Summer Theatre will close its 58th professional summer theatre season with 'On Golden Pond' July 28 through August 6 at the historic Tibbits Opera House.

Henry Fonda Videos

BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING  VideoBWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 23, 2021

'It validated [women's] thoughts that it ain't fair. It ain't fitting. As good workers, they shouldn't be treated that way,' Fonda says of '9 to 5,' which she starred in alongside Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton. 

Photos/Video: First Look at Playhouse on the Square's ON GOLDEN POND VideoPhotos/Video: First Look at Playhouse on the Square's ON GOLDEN POND
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2019

Playhouse on the Square, in partnership with An Anonymous Company and super sponsor Dr. Thomas Ratliff, present the theatre classic originally produced in the New Apollo Theatre and the Century Theatre in 1979, running for 382 performances.

VIDEO: RIAH Unveils New Music Video for PROM VideoVIDEO: RIAH Unveils New Music Video for PROM
by Macon Prickett - Mar 21, 2018

Riah, the indie-electro-pop singer songwriter known for 'crisp songwriting... judicious word choice and emotional delivery,' (The New York Times) has unveiled the video, 'Prom.' A powerful live performer, Riah has spent the past few years cultivating her sound, which 'fits somewhere within the Tove Lo, Broods, and Phoebe Ryan realm of atmospheric alternative pop.' (The Line Of Best Fit)

STAGE TUBE: First Look at New Trailer for HARVEY at Theatre Royal Haymarket
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2015

The new production of Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy HARVEY directed by Lindsay Posner and starring James Dreyfus as Elwood P. Dowd and Maureen Lipman as Veta Louise Simmons, will play a limited season at London's Theatre Royal Haymarket from Tuesday 17 March until Saturday 2 May, with a Gala Night on Monday 23 March. The production will first open at Birmingham Repertory Theatre on 6 February, running until 21 February, with a national press night on Tuesday 17 February. After Birmingham, the production will play in Malvern from 24 to 28 February and Richmond from 3 to 7 March. Check out the trailer below!

WHITE CHRISTMAS Cast Celebrates 100th Year of New Haven's Shubert Theater
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 23, 2014

What better way to commemorate the 100th birthday of one of the nation's most storied theaters - The Shubert Theater in New Haven, Connecticut - than with a special video starring the national company of Irving Berlin's White Christmas, the first show to take the stage in the theater's centennial year?

VIDEO: SAG Foundation Releases Archival Interview to Honor James Garner
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 25, 2014

In honor of James Garner's tremendous contributions to film and television, the SAG Foundation has made available an excerpt from his two hour interview in which the actor discusses his many career paths

AUDIO: First Listen - Touche's 'Bad Dreams'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2013

Touché previously premiered an explosive teaser track 'Shhh! It's Quiet Time' with MTV Hive. Today the duo has debuted 'Bad Dreams,' a funky ballad laced with brassy horns, where synths and vocals blend seamlessly. Click below to listen!

STAGE TUBE: Studio Tenn's Trailer for TWELVE ANGRY MEN
by Jeffrey Ellis - Oct 23, 2012

Official trailer for Twelve Angry Men, the second show of Studio Tenn's 2012-2013 season. Trailer by ANTHONYMATULA.

BWW TV Exclusive: Susan Sarandon, Alan Cumming, James Earl Jones, and More Remember Gore Vidal
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 23, 2012

Friends and admirers from film, television and theatre presented selections of Vidal's famous works, as well as share personal remembrances and stories. Patricipants included: Susan Sarandon, John Larroquette, James Earl Jones, Alan Cumming, Christine Ebersole, and mnay more. BroadwayWorld brings you exclusive highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Vacationer's New Video 'Trip'
by Stage Tube - Aug 1, 2012

Vacationer announces the worldwide release of their video for single, "Trip." The video was shot on Oahu's North Shore by surf cult cinematographer Dave Homcy. Vacationer teamed up with Lomography, the international community dedicated to analogue photography, for the filming, the first partnership of this kind. The video was shot on Lomography's old school-esque LomoKino 35mm movie camera. Watch the music video below!


Henry Fonda Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Henry Fonda been in?
Henry Fonda has appeared on Broadway in 18 shows.

How many West End shows has Henry Fonda been in?
Henry Fonda has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Henry Fonda been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Clarence Darrow Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Clarence Darrow and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Mister Roberts .

What awards has Henry Fonda won?
Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Clarence Darrowand Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Mister Roberts.