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Ian Richardson

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1981
A Certain Gentleman
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1976
Henry Higgins
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1972
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1965
Performer
Jean-Paul Marat
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1965
Reader

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1965]
Assistant Director
Assistant to the Director

Photos

Ian Richardson, Jake Wood, Gregory Stockbridge and Evan Siegel Photo

Ian Richardson, Jake Wood, Gregory Stockbridge and Evan Siegel

From: 
Date:
06/20/2011

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1981
A Certain Gentleman

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1976
Henry Higgins

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1972
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1965
Performer

Jean-Paul Marat

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1965
Reader

Productions

Assistant Director

Assistant to the Director


Ian Richardson Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1976 - Outstanding Actor - Musical Gold Star
Ian Richardson, My Fair Lady
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Ian Richardson, My Fair Lady

Ian Richardson News

Christine Andreas to Bring PIAF NO REGRETS to Kravis Center Photo Christine Andreas to Bring PIAF NO REGRETS to Kravis Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2022

From March 12-13 Christine Andreas will be presenting her woman show, PIAF - No Regrets at Kravis Center.

Guest Blog: Jenny Caron Hall On A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Photo Guest Blog: Jenny Caron Hall On A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW Staff - Mar 29, 2021

On Wednesday, we're due to give a one-off, live, online performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream, starring Dan Stevens, Rebecca Hall, Luisa Omielan, and Wendy Morgan and I'm cautiously excited about what we're making here!

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of October 5 - Josh Groban, THE SPONGEBOB MUSI Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of October 5 - Josh Groban, THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2020

This week's list includes new music from Josh Groban and Broadway songs from Seth MacFarlane. In addition, The SpongeBob Musical is coming to DVD, and the lyrics of Hadestown are now available!

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 15 - Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE, and Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 15 - Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2020

Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Mike Birbiglia's The New One, the Sing Street cast recording, and more!

CW Seed Lands Licensing Agreement With BBC Studios Photo CW Seed Lands Licensing Agreement With BBC Studios
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 8, 2020

 CW Seed, The CW's free, ad-supported digital network, has acquired the second window, non-exclusive streaming rights to 14 series from BBC Studios. The pact will bring more than 200 episodes and 150 hours of scripted library content to the platform. The announcement was made today by Rick Haskins, Executive Vice President, Marketing and Digital Platforms, The CW.

Diane Fletcher & Rachel Pickup Will Lead FOR SERVICES RENDERED at Jermyn Street Theat Photo Diane Fletcher & Rachel Pickup Will Lead FOR SERVICES RENDERED at Jermyn Street Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2019

Diane Fletcher and Rachel Pickup, will lead the cast in Tom Littler's production of Somerset Maugham's For Services Rendered, the opening play of Jermyn Street Theatre's Memories Season. Diane Fletcher, who plays Charlotte Ardsley, is best known for creating the role of Elizabeth Urquhart opposite Ian Richardson in the BBC series House of Cards. Her career includes leading roles at The National Theatre, The RSC, The Royal Court and on the West End stage as well as numerous television and film appearances. Rachel Pickup will play Eva. Her career encompasses roles in the West End, the RSC, On Broadway and Off Broadway, leading roles on film and television as well as many regional theatres throughout the UK and in the US. Her stage highlights include: The Merchant of Venice at The Globe Theatre and Stephen Unwin's production of Miss Julie at The Rose Theatre Kingston for which she was nominated for the Best Actress Critics' Circle Award.

ESPECIAL: MY FAIR LADY cumple 63 a√Īos Photo ESPECIAL: MY FAIR LADY cumple 63 a√Īos
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Mar 15, 2019

Hoy se cumplen 63 a√Īos desde que se estrenase MY FAIR LADY, uno de los clasicos de Broadway mas conocidos y con mas influencias en la cultura popular.

Photo Throwback: LOLITA Celebrates Opening Night in 1981 Photo Photo Throwback: LOLITA Celebrates Opening Night in 1981
by Walter McBride - Feb 22, 2018

We're taking you deep into the archives of BroadwayWorld photographer Walter McBride for exclusive flashbacks to Broadway past. Today, check out this shot of Donald Sutherland and Blanche Baker  backstage after their opening night performance of LOLITA at the Brooks Atkinson,  on March 19, 1981.

Hudson Theatre Works to Present Nuclear Drama SOUNDVIEW SUMMER Photo Hudson Theatre Works to Present Nuclear Drama SOUNDVIEW SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

Hudson Theatre Works will present a limited run of Kate Gill's powerful stage play about two young men's altered lives due to the unsafe surroundings of their summer job at a nuclear power plant.

Kate Gill's SOUNDVIEW SUMMER Begins Tonight at Theaterlab Photo Kate Gill's SOUNDVIEW SUMMER Begins Tonight at Theaterlab
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

Hudson Theatre Works presents Kate Gill's Soundview Summer - get a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below!


Ian Richardson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ian Richardson been in?
Ian Richardson has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Ian Richardson been in?
Ian Richardson has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Ian Richardson's first West End show?
Ian Richardson's first West End show was Trelawny which opened in 1972

What awards has Ian Richardson been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for My Fair Lady and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for My Fair Lady .

What awards has Ian Richardson won?
Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for My Fair Lady.