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Jean Stapleton

 
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Date of Birth: January 19, 1923 (99)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1986
Abby Brewster
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Mrs. Strakosh
  [Broadway]
1961
Mrs. Ochs
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Mrs. Madigan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1956
Sue
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1955
Sister
  [Broadway]
1953
Inez

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1986
Abby Brewster

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Mrs. Strakosh

  [Broadway]
1961
Mrs. Ochs

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Mrs. Madigan

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1956
Sue

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1955
Sister

  [Broadway]
1953
Inez






Jean Stapleton News

BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His  Photo BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His THE WEST SIDE WALTZ
by Gil Kaan - Jun 13, 2022

Will Geer‚Äôs Theatricum presents the world premiere of the ‚Äúall new‚ÄĚ revival of Oscar-winning playwright Ernest Thompson‚Äôs The West Side Waltz beginning June 25, 2022. Mary Jo DuPrey directs the cast of Ellen Geer, Melora Marshall, Willow Geer, Miguel P√©rez and Charles Lin. I was most fortunate to have the playwright make some time to answer my queries.

Former National Theatre President Donn B. Murphy Has Passed Away Photo Former National Theatre President Donn B. Murphy Has Passed Away
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Donn B. Murphy, PhD, former president and executive director of the National Theatre in Washington, DC for 35 years, and Georgetown University Professor Emeritus, passed away peacefully at his home in Fort Lauderdale, FL on April 3, announced his spouse and life partner of 49 years, US Army Col. H. Jones 'Jon' Carrow, Ret.

Belmont Theatre Offers Laughs For The New Year with ARSENIC AND OLD LACE Photo Belmont Theatre Offers Laughs For The New Year with ARSENIC AND OLD LACE
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 20, 2021

Start off the new year with laughter as The Belmont Theatre brings you Arsenic and Old Lace, a comedy in the Grumbacher Studio January 7-9 & 13-16.

BWW Exclusive: A History of ANNIE on Broadway and Beyond Photo BWW Exclusive: A History of ANNIE on Broadway and Beyond
by Jeffrey Kare - Dec 2, 2021

Tonight, NBC will air its sixth live musical production. Following in the footsteps of The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, The Wiz, Hairspray, and Jesus Christ Superstar, the peacock network will be presenting Annie. Based on Harold Gray's comic strip titled Little Orphan Annie, this musical tells the story of a little orphan with equal measures of pluck and positivity who charms everyone's hearts, despite a next-to-nothing start in New York City in the year 1933.

WEST SIDE STORY, YENTL & More Join BroadwayHD October Slate Photo WEST SIDE STORY, YENTL & More Join BroadwayHD October Slate
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2021

Discover the magic of movie musicals this month as BroadwayHD delivers an unforgettable lineup of some of the most beloved and well-known productions in history. Starting October 1, West Side Story will make its way to the platform along with Academy Award-winning musical, along with Academy Award-winning film Yentl, starring Barbra Streisand. 

Photos: Hometown Theater Honors Marion Ross With Bronze Statue Photo Photos: Hometown Theater Honors Marion Ross With Bronze Statue
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2021

The bronze statue is dressed as Mrs. Cunningham from the 'Happy Days' series, which ran for 10 years from 1974-1984 and was sculptured using a screen accurate replica of a costume that Marion wore on the show and is seated on a park bench reaching out to invite any passerby to join her.

Writer, Producer, Director and Actor, Ernest Thompson, Signs With Roth & Associates E Photo Writer, Producer, Director and Actor, Ernest Thompson, Signs With Roth & Associates East Inc.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2021

His work has been nominated for a Tony, an Emmy and a British Academy Award. His more than 35 plays have been seen in theatres around the world.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: FUNNY GIRL se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: FUNNY GIRL se estrenaba en Broadway
by Cristina Martinez - Mar 26, 2021

Un 26 de marzo de 1964, el Winter Garden Theatre de Broadway acogía el estreno de FUNNY GIRL protagonizado por Barbra Streisand bajo la dirección de Garson Kanin.El elenco lo completaban Sydney Chaplin, Kay Medford, Danny Meehan, Jean Stapleton y Lainie Kazan.El espectáculo contaba con la coreografía de Carol Haney, supervisado por Jerome Robbins. 

BWW Review: Jamie Barton Stars as the French Chef in BON APPETIT! A SWEET SOIREE Photo BWW Review: Jamie Barton Stars as the French Chef in BON APPETIT! A SWEET SOIREE
by Maria Nockin - Jan 9, 2021

On January 8, 2021, Opera Philadelphia presented BON APPETIT! A SWEET SOIREE. Mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton portrayed Julia Child and Jonathan Easter accompanied her with Lee Hoiby’s sparkling, decorative piano score. Keep the Music Going Directors Ryan and Tonya McKinny provided the superb audio and video production.

BWW Review: BON APPETIT! A SWEET SOIREEE at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Review: BON APPETIT! A SWEET SOIREEE at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Jan 9, 2021

On January 8, 2021, Opera Philadelphia presented Bon Appétit! a Sweet Soirée. Mezzo-Soprano Jamie Barton portrayed  Julia Child and Jonathan Easter accompanied her with Hoiby’s sparkling, decorative piano score. Keep the Music Going Directors Ryan and Tonya McKinny provided the superb audio and video production.

Jean Stapleton Videos

VIDEO: THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW Now Available on iTunes; New Trailer!
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2016

For the first time ever, four volumes of the legendary television series 'THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW' are available in a digital format, Time Life announced today. Click below to watch a promo, featuring interviews with Betty White, Amy Poehler and more, for the collection!

STAGE TUBE: Cory Monteith, James Gandolfini & More Remembered at 2014 SAG Awards
by Stage Tube - Jan 19, 2014

The 20th Annual SAG Awards paid a touching tribute to those that were lost in 2013 at last night's ceremony, including GLEE's Cory Monteith and 'SOPRANOS' star James Gandolfini. You can check out the 'In Memoriam' segment of the broadcast, introduced by Tom Hanks, below.

VIDEO: Rob Reiner Talks 'Wolf of Wall Street', Jean Stapleton on THE TALK
by - Dec 18, 2013

Rob Reiner stopped by THE TALK on CBS and spilled set secrets from his latest film, "The Wolf of Wall Street," directed by (Martin Scorsese), where he plays Leonardo DiCaprio's father.

STAGE TUBE: Edie Falco Remembers James Gandolfini
by Stage Tube - Sep 22, 2013

Broadway veteran Edie Falco remembered her SOPRANOS' co-star and friend James Gandolfini at the 65th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards.

STAGE TUBE: Jane Lynch Honors Cory Monteith at EMMY AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2013

As Robin Williams and Rob Reiner had done earlier in the night for Jonathan Winters and Jean Stapleton, GLEE's Jane Lynch took to the Emmy's stage to remember her late co-star Cory Monteith.


Jean Stapleton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jean Stapleton been in?
Jean Stapleton has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jean Stapleton been in?
Jean Stapleton has not appeared in the West End