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Jean Giraudoux

 
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Date Of Birth:
October 29, 1882
Date Of Death:
January 31, 1944 (61)
Birth Place:
Bellac, FRANCE
 
Jean Giraudoux Headshot
Date of Birth: October 29, 1882
Date of Death: January 31, 1944 (61)

Birth Place: Bellac, FRANCE
 

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Jean Giraudoux Awards and Nominations

 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1956 - Best Foreign Play Gold Star
Jean Giraudoux, Tiger at the Gates
 
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Play
Jean Giraudoux, Tiger at the Gates
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1955 - Best Play Gold Star
Jean GiraudouxTiger at the Gates
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1954 - Best Foreign Play Gold Star
Jean GiraudouxOndine
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1949 - Best Foreign Play Gold Star
Jean Giraudoux, The Madwoman of Chaillot

Jean Giraudoux News

The Hangar Theatre Announces FutureNow Festival 2022 Photo The Hangar Theatre Announces FutureNow Festival 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

The Drama League  and Hangar Theatre jointly announced today the First Annual FutureNow Festival, a new iteration of the Hangar's Wedge Series that centers directors, actors, and designers on the rise, presented by the Hangar Theatre.

BWW Review: ATLANTICS ARTS at Comédie Nation Photo BWW Review: ATLANTICS ARTS at Comédie Nation
by Patrick Honoré - Oct 10, 2021

A week long celebration of Broadway in Paris.

LISTEN: MY FAVORITE FLOP Discusses DEAR WORLD On Latest Episode Photo LISTEN: MY FAVORITE FLOP Discusses DEAR WORLD On Latest Episode
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2021

On the episode, hosts Bobby and Kristina break down the creative journey of 'Dear World' beginning as an early career passion project for composer Jerry Herman, to its troubled road to Broadway that saw a revolving door of directors, choreographers, and material written for the show.

Teatro da Trindade Presents CARMEN, Documentary About Carmen Dolores Photo Teatro da Trindade Presents CARMEN, Documentary About Carmen Dolores
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2021

Carmen Dolores, figura maior do teatro em Portugal, deixou-nos, aos 96 anos de idade. O seu nome está ligado ao Teatro da Trindade de forma indelével e o seu contributo para a história do teatro em Portugal ficará registado para a posteridade.

UHM Kennedy Theatre Online Presents ONDINE Photo UHM Kennedy Theatre Online Presents ONDINE
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2021

The University of Hawai'i at MńĀnoa's Department of Theatre + Dance and Kennedy Theatre present a new translation and adaptation of French playwright Jean Giraudoux's work Ondine, by MFA candidate in directing Thea Wigglesworth.

UHM Kennedy Theatre Announces 2021 Virtual Productions Photo UHM Kennedy Theatre Announces 2021 Virtual Productions
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 18, 2020

Kennedy Theatre and the Department of Theatre + Dance are delighted to present a never-before offering of a ‚ÄúDance Gallery‚ÄĚ ‚Äď a curated retrospective of celebrated dances and dance concerts produced by our dance program in the last several seasons that were captured in our video archive.

Kennedy Theatre Amends Plans for Season 57 Photo Kennedy Theatre Amends Plans for Season 57
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2020

Kennedy Theatre continues to keep the best interests of its students, patrons, colleagues, and the greater community in the forefront of our plans as they navigate the changing tides of the coronavirus pandemic. They are currently transitioning into contingency plans due to extended social distancing recommendations.

VIDEO: American Players Theatre Cancels 2020 Season Photo VIDEO: American Players Theatre Cancels 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2020

American Players Theatre has announced the cancellation of its 2020 season due to the health crisis.

Sound Theatre Announces 2020 Season Photo Sound Theatre Announces 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2019

Coming off a historic fourth win for Outstanding Theatre of The Year from the Gregory Awards, Sound Theatre Company announces their most compelling and relevant season to date. Producing Artistic Director, Teresa Thuman and Associate Artistic Director, Jay O'Leary, deliver a season of three hard-hitting works which seek to dissect power structures, ownership and envisions the path to a more just future. RETURN THE POWER will feature two world premiere productions and a classic satirical take-down of greed and corruption. Sound's 2020 season boasts inclusive casting, community building and Radical Hospitality ticket pricing starting at $5.

New Jersey Theatre Alliance And NJPAC Partner In Fifth Year Of Premiering New Play Re Photo New Jersey Theatre Alliance And NJPAC Partner In Fifth Year Of Premiering New Play Readings
by Stephi Wild - Mar 5, 2019

New Jersey Theatre Alliance, in partnership with New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark, announces the return of NJPAC Stage Exchange for a fifth year. The program gives established playwrights an opportunity to hear commentary from the public about their new works at a special sneak peek reading event on Friday, March 8 at NJPAC.

Jean Giraudoux Videos

BWW TV UK EXCLUSIVE: Inside Opening Night of DEAR WORLD Starring Betty Buckley! Interviews & Sneak Preview!
by Robert Diamond - Feb 20, 2013

The British premiere of Jerry Herman's musical Dear World, starring Betty Buckley and Paul Nicholas and directed and choreographed by Gillian Lynne, runs through 30 March 2013. The show officially opened on Wednesday 13 February, and BroadwayWorld UK TV was there to capture the excitement of opening night including a show preview and interviews with Betty Buckley and Gillian Lynne.


Jean Giraudoux Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jean Giraudoux written?
Jean Giraudoux has written 12 shows including Amphitryon 38 (Playwright), The Enchanted (Playwright), The Madwoman of Chaillot (Playwright), Ondine (Playwright), Electra (Playwright), Intermezzo (Playwright), The Enchanted (Playwright), Duel of Angels (Playwright), Judith (Playwright), Tiger at the Gates (Playwright), Dear World (Source Material), The Madwoman of Chaillot (Playwright).

What awards has Jean Giraudoux been nominated for?
Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Tiger at the Gates , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Tiger at the Gates , Best Play (Evening Standard Awards) for Tiger at the Gates Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Ondine and Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for The Madwoman of Chaillot .

What awards has Jean Giraudoux won?
Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Tiger at the Gates, Best Play (Evening Standard Awards) for Tiger at the Gates Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Ondineand Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for The Madwoman of Chaillot.