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Judith Anderson

 

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1982
Nurse
  [Broadway]
1958
Isabel Lawton
  [Broadway]
1953
Gertrude Eastman Cuevas
  [Broadway]
1953
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Revival, 1952
A Woman
  [Broadway]
1950
Clytemnestra
  [Broadway]
1949
Medea
  [Broadway]
1947
Medea
  [Broadway]
1942
Olga
  [Broadway]
1941
Lady Macbeth
  [Broadway]
1939
Mary
  [Broadway]
1936
Gertrude
Gertrude
  [Broadway]
1935
Delia Lovell
  [Broadway]
1934
Lila
  [Broadway]
1934
Woman
  [Broadway]
1933
Valerie Latour
  [Broadway]
1933
Savina Grazia
  [Broadway]
1933
Helen Nolte
  [Broadway]
1932
Karola Lovasdy
  [Broadway]
1932
Lavinia Mannon
  [Broadway]
1931
The Unknown One
  [Broadway]
1928
Anna Plumer
  [Broadway]
1927
Antoinette Lyle
  [Broadway]
1925
Dolores Romero
  [Broadway]
1925
Dolores Romero
  [Broadway]
1924
Elise Van Zile
  [Broadway]
1923
Jessie Weston

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1941]
Producer


Judith Anderson Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1982 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Judith Anderson, Medea
 
Drama League Awards - 1948 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Dame Judith Anderson
 
Tony Awards - 1948 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Judith Anderson, Medea

Judith Anderson News

World Premiere of Joel Greenhouse's COLD BLOODED to be Presented at Theater For The N Photo World Premiere of Joel Greenhouse's COLD BLOODED to be Presented at Theater For The New City in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 10, 2022

Theater for the New City will present the world premiere of Joel Greenhouse's COLD BLOODED, directed by Joe John Battista, running November 10 - 27, 2022. Previews begin November 10 for a November 12 opening.

Her Majesty's Theatre New Ian and Pamela Wall Gallery and Pickard Terrace Unveiled Photo Her Majesty's Theatre New Ian and Pamela Wall Gallery and Pickard Terrace Unveiled
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021

The new Ian and Pamela Wall gallery will become the designated home to Adelaide Festival Centre's Performing Arts Collection, starting with the first exhibition featuring historic images, memorabilia, architecture plans, video and décor celebrating the recent $66 million redevelopment and 108 years of performing arts history of the transformed Her Majesty's Theatre.

Shaw Festival Announces Casting and Creative Teams for 2021 Main Season Productions Photo Shaw Festival Announces Casting and Creative Teams for 2021 Main Season Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021

Artistic Director Tim Carroll has announced casting for the Shaw Festival’s upcoming productions of Charley’s Aunt, Flush, The Devil’s Disciple, Sherlock Holmes and the Raven’s Curse, A Short History of Niagara and Trouble in Mind.

Carrick Hill Re-Opens After 17 Month $3.3 Million Renovation Photo Carrick Hill Re-Opens After 17 Month $3.3 Million Renovation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 24, 2020

Following a $3.3million renovation Carrick Hill, the 1939 estate and former residence of Sir Edward and Lady Hayward in the Adelaide foothills will re-open to the public from Saturday 28 November. The house been closed since July 2019 for the work.

Maude Davey Will Direct Reading of Theresa Borg's DAME & COMMANDER Photo Maude Davey Will Direct Reading of Theresa Borg's DAME & COMMANDER
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2020

Antipodes Theatre Company has announced the final entry in their 2020 Ricochet Reading Series, Theresa Borg’s Dame & Commander. The virtual reading will be streamed live to the ATC Facebook Page on Monday 7th December at 7:00pm and remain available for one week. 

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: THREE SISTERS by Anton Chekhov Photo PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: THREE SISTERS by Anton Chekhov
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 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 Anton Chekhov. Today's play, Three Sisters!

Hub Theatre Company of Boston's 'Somewhat-Shakespeare' Season to Kick Off with WITTEN Photo Hub Theatre Company of Boston's 'Somewhat-Shakespeare' Season to Kick Off with WITTENBERG
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 12, 2020

Hub Theatre Company of Boston will launch its highly anticipated season of 'somewhat-Shakespeare' with Wittenberg, a witty and withering piece of historic fanfiction by award-winning playwright David Davalos. The show, directed by Daniel Bourque, runs Friday, March 27 through Saturday, April 11, 2020 at First Church Boston, 66 Marlborough Street in Boston's Back Bay.

BWW Review: Eight O'Clock Theatre Puts on the Ritz with Mel Brooks' YOUNG FRANKENSTEI Photo BWW Review: Eight O'Clock Theatre Puts on the Ritz with Mel Brooks' YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
by Peter Nason - Jul 12, 2019

It's a marvelous production of a so-so musical.

Stephen S. Miller Presents THE BELLE OF AMHERST At American Theatre Of Actors Photo Stephen S. Miller Presents THE BELLE OF AMHERST At American Theatre Of Actors
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2019

THE BELLE OF AMHERST takes place through the current and past experiences of EMILY DICKINSON'S life from 1830-1886 and is set in her home in Amherst Massachusetts. The reclusive nineteenth-century poet EMILY DICKINSON recollects her past through her work, her diaries and letters, and a few encounters with significant people in her life. WILLIAM LUCE'S classic play shows both the pain and joy of Dickinson's secluded life.

THE BELLE OF AMHERST Returns To The Stage February 26 Photo THE BELLE OF AMHERST Returns To The Stage February 26
by Julie Musbach - Feb 19, 2019

STEPHEN S MILLER presents THE BELLE OF AMHERST by WILLIAM LUCE. This production runs FEBRUARY 26th-MARCH 3rd, 2019 at AMERICAN THEATRE OF ACTORS (314 W. 54th Street, New York, NY 10019). Director: STEPHEN S. MILLER. Starring: JANE CULLEY* in this rarely done one-woman show, performing fifteen different characters including the featured historical figure, the groundbreaking poet EMIY DICKINSON. (*Appearing Courtesy of Actors Equity).

Judith Anderson Videos

STAGE TUBE: Rick McKay Tribute Broadway Legend Marian Seldes
by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2014

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, Tony winner and premier actress of the American stage Marian Seldes, 86, died peacefully at her home Monday after an extended illness. Her brother Timothy Seldes made the announcement. Below, watch a special tribute to Seldes as complied by Rick McKay as a part of the Broadway: The Golden Age Film Trilogy.

Video Flashback: Remembering Tony Winner Marian Seldes
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2014

Below, BroadwayWorld remembers the legend with a selection of video footage from some of her more recent appearances.


Judith Anderson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Judith Anderson been in?
Judith Anderson has appeared on Broadway in 26 shows.

How many West End shows has Judith Anderson been in?
Judith Anderson has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Judith Anderson been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Medea Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Medea .

What awards has Judith Anderson won?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards)and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Medea.