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Jane Lapotaire

 
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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
US Premiere Production, 2016
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1983
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1981
Piaf
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1980
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
US Premiere Production, 2016
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1983
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1981
Piaf

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1980
Performer


Jane Lapotaire Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production Gold Star
Jane LapotaireThe Famous History of the Life of King Henry VIII
 
Olivier Awards - 1989 - Actress of the Year
Jane LapotaireShadowlands
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Jane Lapotaire , Piaf
 
Olivier Awards - 1979 - Actress of the Year in a New Play Gold Star
Jane Lapotaire, Piaf

Jane Lapotaire News

Silver Line Theatre Exchange Launches in Staunton Photo Silver Line Theatre Exchange Launches in Staunton
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2021

Silver Line Theatre Exchange has launched in Staunton, Virginia amidst the pandemic.  Jeremy West serves as artistic director. His two decades of experience on the stage and decade in the classroom has resulted in a brand of theatre education that keenly creates space and opportunity for people to explore their own identity and experience through collaboration and trust.

Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collect Photo Streaming Service BritBox Will Launch The Complete BBC Television Shakespeare Collection
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2020

BritBox, the subscription streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV with the largest collection of British television content in North America, will launch the full BBC Television Shakespeare Collection on May 26.

VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Ca Photo VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Campaign
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2020

In celebration of William Shakespeare's 456th birthday, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has today unveiled the results of its largest ever digital celebration by audiences.

RSC Launches Audience Celebration Of Shakespeare, #ShareYourShakespeare Photo RSC Launches Audience Celebration Of Shakespeare, #ShareYourShakespeare
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2020

This Spring, the Royal Shakespeare Company will hand over its channels to the global community, in the largest ever celebration of Shakespeare by audiences in its history.

BWW Interview: Alexandra Gilbreath Talks THE PROVOKED WIFE Photo BWW Interview: Alexandra Gilbreath Talks THE PROVOKED WIFE
by Rona Kelly - Aug 2, 2019

Talking about The Provoked Wife, Alexandra Gilbreath takes us through her experience at the RSC from straight out of drama school to 'Shakespearean ninja!'

Broadway HD To Celebrate Shakespeare Month This April Photo Broadway HD To Celebrate Shakespeare Month This April
by Macon Prickett - Mar 27, 2018

April is Shakespeare month! Marking both his birthday and passing on April 23rd, BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming platform for live theater, is highlighting its definitive collection of Shakespeare's productions.

Photo Flash: Playwright William Nicholson and More Celebrate FPA's SHADOWLANDS Openin Photo Photo Flash: Playwright William Nicholson and More Celebrate FPA's SHADOWLANDS Opening Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

Fellowship for Performing Arts returns to New York for their third season with the first New York revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play SHADOWLANDS. The production opened last night, November 1st, at The Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row and will run through January 7, 2018. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening festivities, featuring the playwright himself, below!

Fellowship for Performing Arts Opens First New York Revival of William Nicholson's SH Photo Fellowship for Performing Arts Opens First New York Revival of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today they will return to New York for their third season with the first New York revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play SHADOWLANDS.

Fellowship for Performing Arts to Stage First New York Revival of William Nicholson's Photo Fellowship for Performing Arts to Stage First New York Revival of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today they will return to New York for their third season with the first New York revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play SHADOWLANDS.

NYC and Austin Theatre Companies Join Forces to Present BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

AZTEC ECONOMY in association with THEATRE SYNESTHESIA is pleased to announce the Austin premiere of BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME by Casey Wimpee, directed by Leah Bonvissuto.

Jane Lapotaire Videos

VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Ca VideoVIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Campaign
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2020

In celebration of William Shakespeare's 456th birthday, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has today unveiled the results of its largest ever digital celebration by audiences.

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch a Scene from RSC's HENRY V; In US Theatres Starting 11/18!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 26, 2015

Beginning November 18, the Royal Shakespeare Company's acclaimed production of Shakespeare's Henry V will play in select movie houses across North America. The production, which opened to rave reviews at the RSC's home in Stratford-upon-Avon, was filmed for 'Live from Stratford-upon-Avon,' the RSC program that screens the world's greatest classical theatre company from Shakespeare's home town around the world through a continued partnership with Picturehouse Entertainment. Below, BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you an exclusive clip of the St. Crispin's Day speech- Act 4, Scene 3.

VIDEO: Madonna Sings PIAF's 'La Vie En Rose' on Rebel Heart Tour
by Sally Henry Fuller - Sep 20, 2015

Madonna launched her highly anticipated Rebel Heart Tour with a sold-out show at the Bell Centre in Montreal just less than two weeks ago, and BroadwayWorld has obtained a performance video! Below, watch as Madonna sings 'La Vie En Rose'- signature song of Edith Piaf, the subject of the Broadway musical PIAF- with just a ukelele as accompaniment!

STAGE TUBE: Trailer for RSC's David Tennant-Led RICHARD II, Premiering in Cinemas 12/3
by Stage Tube - Sep 13, 2013

A new trailer for The Royal Shakespeare Company's (RSC) production of RICHARD II, which will be played in cinemas around the world, has debuted, featuring a voiceover by Michael Pennington, playing John of Gaunt. Check it out below!


Jane Lapotaire Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jane Lapotaire been in?
Jane Lapotaire has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Jane Lapotaire been in?
Jane Lapotaire has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Jane Lapotaire's first West End show?
Jane Lapotaire's first West End show was Piaf which opened in

What awards has Jane Lapotaire been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Famous History of the Life of King Henry VIII , Actress of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Shadowlands Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Piaf and Actress of the Year in a New Play (Olivier Awards) for Piaf .

What awards has Jane Lapotaire won?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Famous History of the Life of King Henry VIII Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Piafand Actress of the Year in a New Play (Olivier Awards) for Piaf.