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Joanne Woodward

 
Date of Birth: February 27, 1930 (92)

Birth Place: Greenville, SC, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1981
Candida
  [Broadway]
1964
Mavis
  [Broadway]
1956
Douane

Photos

Joanne Woodward and Claire Newman Photo

Joanne Woodward and Claire Newman

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Date:
04/03/2012
Anne Keefe, Westport Country Playhouse artistic advisor, A. R. Gurney, playwright, wh Photo

Anne Keefe, Westport Country Playhouse artistic advisor, A. R. Gurney, playwright, whose work has appeared on the Playhouse stage many times, including last season√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√Ę‚Äě¬Ęs √ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√Ö‚ÄúChildren,√ɬĘ√Ę‚Äö¬¨√ā¬Ě and Joanne Woodward

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Date:
09/14/2010


Mark Lamos, Playhouse artistic director; Keir Dullea, host; Mark Shanahan, director; Joanne Woodward, Playhouse artistic director emeritus; Blythe Danner; and Anne Keefe, curator of the Script in Hand series

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Date:
06/10/2010


Joanne Woodward and Michael Schilke

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Date:
09/22/2009


Joanne Woodward and Lisa Brailoff

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Date:
09/22/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1981
Candida

  [Broadway]
1964
Mavis

  [Broadway]
1956
Douane






Joanne Woodward News

Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2022 Woodward Internship Class Photo Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2022 Woodward Internship Class
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2022 Joanne Woodward Internship class of seven theater career aspirants who will enhance their professional skills and gain on-the-job experience working directly with Playhouse senior staff from June through mid-August.

HBO Max to Debut Paul Newman And Joanne Woodward Documentary THE LAST MOVIE STARS Photo HBO Max to Debut Paul Newman And Joanne Woodward Documentary THE LAST MOVIE STARS
by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022

Four-time Academy Award nominee Ethan Hawke, who previously directed the highly-acclaimed documentary, ‚ÄúSeymour: An Introduction,‚ÄĚ directs the six-part documentary. Academy Award-winning director, writer and producer Martin Scorsese serves as executive producer. THE LAST MOVIE STARS premiered at SXSW followed by Cannes in May.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Cast For FOLLIES Opening June 30 Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Cast For FOLLIES Opening June 30
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse announced casting for Follies by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim. The musical will run on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from June 30 through September 10, 2022. Bill English will direct, with music direction by Dave Dobrusky and choreography by Nicole Helfer. This marks the first fully staged professional production of Follies in San Francisco.

Natascia Diaz, Ryan Drummond & More to Star in FOLLIES at San Francisco Playhouse Photo Natascia Diaz, Ryan Drummond & More to Star in FOLLIES at San Francisco Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse announced casting for Follies by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim. The musical will run on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from June 30 through September 10, 2022.

Westport Country Playhouse Accepting Internship Applications Photo Westport Country Playhouse Accepting Internship Applications
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse has announced that applications are now being accepted for its 2022 Joanne Woodward Internship Program for theater career aspirants. Interns enhance their professional skills and gain on-the-job experience working directly with Playhouse senior staff during summer months.

The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol to Present URINETOWN Photo The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol to Present URINETOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2022

This month, The Studio Theatre‚ĄĘ Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open¬†the third production of its sixth season, Urinetown, The Musical, with Music and Lyrics by Mark Hollmann, Book and Lyrics by Greg Kotis. The production will be staged at The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL).

Photos: First look at Performing Arts Creative Ensemble's THE SHADOW BOX Photo Photos: First look at Performing Arts Creative Ensemble's THE SHADOW BOX
by Jerri Shafer - Nov 10, 2021

Three terminal cancer patients dwell in separate cottages on a hospital's grounds. The three are attended and visited by family and close friends: Agnes and her mother Felicity, estranged further by the latter's dementia; Brian and Beverly, whose marital complications are exacerbated by Brian's new lover, Mark; and Joe and Maggie, unready for the strain of Joe's impending death and its effect on their teenage son. Performances are November 11th thru the 14th at the Columbus Dance Theatre, 592 E. Main St., Columbus, OH 43215. For tickets or more information, visit: https://pacecolumbus.com/

Westport Country Playhouse Presents In-Person and Virtual Script In Hand Playreading Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents In-Person and Virtual Script In Hand Playreading
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2021

‚ÄúMrs. Mannerly‚ÄĚ will feature Playhouse favorites Mark Shanahan and Anne Keefe in the roles of student and teacher, respectively. Written by Jeffrey Hatcher and directed by Shanahan, curator of the Script in Hand Series, running time is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.

Neighborhood Playhouse to Present WAITING FOR LEFTY Reading in September Photo Neighborhood Playhouse to Present WAITING FOR LEFTY Reading in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021

The famed Neighborhood Playhouse will host a special event on Monday, September 20 to celebrate the re-opening of the school for in-person classes and unveil the first phase of capital improvements made over the last year to its iconic facility at 340 East 54th Street.

Award-Winning Television Director John Erman Has Passed Away at Age 85 Photo Award-Winning Television Director John Erman Has Passed Away at Age 85
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2021

Noted television director and producer John Erman, who directed episodes of many of the great television shows and TV movies and mini-series from the early sixties all the way into the 2000’s, died in New York on June 25th after a brief illness.

Joanne Woodward Videos

VIDEO: Allison Janney Talks Carol Burnett, Turning 60 & THE WEST WING on JIMMY KIMMEL VideoVIDEO: Allison Janney Talks Carol Burnett, Turning 60 & THE WEST WING on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Jan 15, 2020

Allison talks about loving Carol Burnett, wanting to work with her, recently turning 60, ‚ÄúThe West Wing,‚ÄĚ and her new Amazon Prime movie Troop Zero.

VIDEO: Allison Janney Talks About Pranking Nicholas Hytner on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH VideoVIDEO: Allison Janney Talks About Pranking Nicholas Hytner on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN
by Stage Tube - Oct 3, 2019

James Corden asks Allison Janney about a photo he saw of her wearing a beard and mustache and learns it was part of a prank on director Sir Nicholas Hytner while they was making 'Object of My Affection.' And James confirms Sir Nicholas refers to the prank as his greatest day on a film set. Watch the clip below!

VIDEO: Westport Country Playhouse Opens 2018 Season with FLYIN' WEST VideoVIDEO: Westport Country Playhouse Opens 2018 Season with FLYIN' WEST
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse will open its 2018 Season with an uplifting tale of bravery, pride, and sisterhood, "Flyin' West," written by Pearl Cleage and directed by Seret Scott, playing May 29 through June 16.  This year marks the historic theater's 88th season.

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!

BWW TV: Marc Platt Reveals the Strategy Behind Making GREASE: LIVE a Hit
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 23, 2016

The countdown begins! In just weeks, FOX will transport viewers back to Rydell High for GREASE: LIVE, airing January 31 (7PM ET live/PT tape-delayed). BroadwayWorld just met with Executive Producer Marc Platt, who told us all about how the project got started and where they stand now!

VIDEO: Allison Janney Accepts Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy
by Sally Henry Fuller - Sep 20, 2015

Allison Janney, star of the stage and screen, won the Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy for her performance as Bonnie in MOM. Her seventh Emmy, this one makes her tied with Ed Asner as the performer with the second-most acting Emmys of anyone. Check out her acceptance speech below!

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Literally Leaving Blood, Sweat & Tears on Stage in THE RIVER
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 8, 2014

Hugh Jackman stopped by ABC's THE VIEW and spoke about literally leaving blood, sweat and tears on the stage every night in his new Broadway play THE RIVER.


Joanne Woodward Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Joanne Woodward been in?
Joanne Woodward has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Joanne Woodward been in?
Joanne Woodward has not appeared in the West End