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Jayne Atkinson

 
Date of Birth: February 18, 1959 (63)

Birth Place: Bournemouth, Doret, ENGLAND

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Stage Credits

  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Revival, 2017
Lane
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Ruth
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Lotty Wilton
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Mrs. Gibbs
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1999
Lizzie Curry
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1997
Anna Petrovna
  [Broadway]
1989
Voice of Jan
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1987
Ann Deever


Jayne Atkinson Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actress - Play Gold Star
Jayne Atkinson, Enchanted April
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actress in a Play Gold Star
Jayne Atkinson, Enchanted April
 
Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Jayne Atkinson, Enchanted April
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Jayne Atkinson, The Rainmaker
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Jayne Atkinson, The Skriker
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Jayne Atkinson, The Art of Success

Jayne Atkinson News

WAM Theatre Presents A MisCast Cabaret Photo WAM Theatre Presents A MisCast Cabaret
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

Producing Artistic Director Kristen van Ginhoven, Managing Director Molly Merrihew, and the WAM team will present a special one-night-only benefit cabaret at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington, MA. hosted by Tony Award and Drama Desk Nominee Jayne Atkinson (House of Cards, Criminal Minds, Bluff City Law).

Recipients of 2022 Charlie Blackwell Symposium Scholarship For BIPOC Stage Managers A Photo Recipients of 2022 Charlie Blackwell Symposium Scholarship For BIPOC Stage Managers Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2022

BSMS has announced the five stage managers receiving the 2022 Charlie Blackwell Symposium Scholarships for BIPOC stage managers and welcome them to the professional development and networking conference made by stage managers, for stage managers, featuring Broadway's stage managers.

Westport Country Playhouse Presents Conversation About OUR TOWN Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents Conversation About OUR TOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 12, 2021

Participating in the ‚ÄúOur Town at the Playhouse‚ÄĚ panel will be Howard Sherman, author; Anne Keefe, current Playhouse associate artist, and former associate artistic director with Joanne Woodward at the time of the Playhouse‚Äôs 2002 production of ‚ÄúOur Town‚ÄĚ; and Jake Robards, who appeared in the Playhouse production.¬†

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Renée Fleming, Phillipa Soo, Amanda Seyfried and More Join Wil Photo Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Renée Fleming, Phillipa Soo, Amanda Seyfried and More Join Williamstown Theatre Festival 2021 Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2021

Williamstown Theatre Festival announced today that the 2021 WTF Gala will take place virtually on Wednesday, April 7. The Gala will start at 7:30 PM ET, preceded by an interactive VIP pre-show for event sponsors and virtual table buyers, and will feature musical performances and special appearances from beloved friends of the Festival.

Theater Stories: The Queens of SIX, WAITRESS Box Office Records and More About Brooks Photo Theater Stories: The Queens of SIX, WAITRESS Box Office Records and More About Brooks Atkinson Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2020

Today's Theater Stories features the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! Learn about the man for whom the theatre is named, how the theatre became a television studio for years, record-breaking hits like Waitress and more!

VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From Photo VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From OUR TOWN
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2020

Olivia Oguma has created a new video featuring performers reciting a monologue from Our Town, titled 'their town. OUR town.'

Rialto Chatter: Will Dustin Hoffman Lead OUR TOWN Revival on Broadway? Photo Rialto Chatter: Will Dustin Hoffman Lead OUR TOWN Revival on Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - Jun 30, 2020

BroadwayWorld has learned that online rumors about a Broadway revival of Our Town are true. Producer Scott Rudin has plans to bring Thornton Wilder's play back to Broadway for the first time since 2002. Rudin has tapped Tony winner Bartlett Sher (To Kill a Mockingbird) to direct the play, which will be led by Dustin Hoffman, who last appeared on Broadway in 1990. A timeline for the production remains unknown.

VIDEO: Watch MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Watch MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 29, 2020

Stars in The House continues today (2pm) with Plays In The House: MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD: Conceived by Susan R. Rose and Joan Stein (Jayne Atkinson, Andréa Burns, Saidah Arrika Ekulona, Michael Gill, Justin Guarini and Jane Kaczmarek) and tonight (8pm) for the 85th Annual New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards (Will Arbery, David Byrne, Adam Feldman, Jeremy O. Harris, Michael R. Jackson, Brian Stokes Mitchell, John Mulaney, Deirdre O'Connell, Heidi Schreck and Michael Shannon).

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: ALL MY SONS by Arthur Miller Photo PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: ALL MY SONS by Arthur Miller
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2020

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focusing on the plays of Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Arthur Miller. Today's play, All My Sons!

THE BAND'S VISIT, JITNEY, And More Nominated for 2020 Helen Hayes Awards Photo THE BAND'S VISIT, JITNEY, And More Nominated for 2020 Helen Hayes Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2020

Tonight, at a celebration honoring theatre excellence on stages across the Washington area, theatre artists, administrators, patrons, and special guests gathered in the National Theatre's Helen Hayes Gallery for theatreWashington's announcement of nominees for the 36th Annual Helen Hayes Awards, which will be presented on Monday, May 18 at an event at the Anthem.

Jayne Atkinson Videos

VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From Videoplay
VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From OUR TOWN

by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2020

Olivia Oguma has created a new video featuring performers reciting a monologue from Our Town, titled 'their town. OUR town.'

BWW Flashback: Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With a Look Back at BLITHE SPIRIT Videoplay
BWW Flashback: Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With a Look Back at BLITHE SPIRIT's Opening!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 16, 2019

It's time to celebrate because today is the birthday of legendary stage and screen actress Angela Lansbury! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the opening night of her Tony-winning performance in Blithe Spirit on Broadway! Check out the video to see Lansbury alongside her co-stars Christine Ebersole, Rupert Everett, and more on this special night!

BWW TV: The Cast of NBC's BLUFF CITY LAW Opens Up About Stage Vs. Screen Videoplay
BWW TV: The Cast of NBC's BLUFF CITY LAW Opens Up About Stage Vs. Screen

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 22, 2019

While we await the series premiere (tomorrow, September 23 at 10pm/9c), take some time to get to know the cast! BroadwayWorld recently headed to Memphis, where the series is filmed, to chat with the stars about why their stage veteran castmates are so easy to work with. Catch up with Jimmy Smits, Caitlin McGee, Jayne Atkinson and more below!

BWW TV: Jimmy Smits, Caitlin McGee, Jayne Atkinson & More Tease NBC's New Series, BLU Videoplay
BWW TV: Jimmy Smits, Caitlin McGee, Jayne Atkinson & More Tease NBC's New Series, BLUFF CITY LAW!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2019

While we await the series premiere (Monday,September 23  at 10pm/9c), take some time to get to know the cast! BroadwayWorld recently headed to Memphis to chat with the stars of stage and screen about what makes this new series so important. Catch up with Jimmy Smits, Caitlin McGee, Jayne Atkinson and more below!

VIDEO: Claire Takes Control in the Official Trailer for HOUSE OF CARDS Videoplay
VIDEO: Claire Takes Control in the Official Trailer for HOUSE OF CARDS

by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2018

Netflix has released the official trailer for the sixth and final season of House of Cards. Watch the trailer below!

VIDEO: All Hail President Underwood in the Trailer for HOUSE OF CARDS Videoplay
VIDEO: All Hail President Underwood in the Trailer for HOUSE OF CARDS

by Stage Tube - Sep 27, 2018

Watch the official teaser for the sixth and final season of House of Cards. The final chapter will launch on November 2nd.

VIDEO: Check Out this Newly Release Teaser for the Final Season of HOUSE OF CARDS Videoplay
VIDEO: Check Out this Newly Release Teaser for the Final Season of HOUSE OF CARDS

by Macon Prickett - Mar 4, 2018

House of Cards returns for a final season this fall on Netflix. Check out the newly released teaser for the final season of House of Cards starring Robin Wright.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares First Look at HOUSE OF CARDS, Season Five
by Caryn Robbins - May 1, 2017

Today Netflix released the official trailer and key art for HOUSE OF CARDS which will launch its fifth season globally on Netflix, Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

VIDEO: Watch All-New HOUSE OF CARDS Season 4 Trailer!
by - Feb 11, 2016

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright return in the new season of HOUSE OF CARDS, premiering Friday, March 4 on the Netflix streaming service. Watch an all-new season 4 trailer below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 200th Episode of CBS's CRIMINAL MINDS
by - Feb 4, 2014

On the 200th episode of CBS's cCRIMINAL MINDS entitled '200', when JJ is kidnapped, the BAU delves into her time at the State Department to find clues to her disappearance and uncover a secret mission that now puts her life in danger.


Jayne Atkinson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jayne Atkinson been in?
Jayne Atkinson has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jayne Atkinson been in?
Jayne Atkinson has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jayne Atkinson been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Enchanted April , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Enchanted April , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Enchanted April , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Rainmaker Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Skriker and Outstanding Featured Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Art of Success .

What awards has Jayne Atkinson won?
Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Enchanted Apriland Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Enchanted April.