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Julie Halston

 
Bio:
Broadway: You Can't Take it With You, Anything Goes, Hairspray, Gypsy, The Twentieth Century. Off-Broadway: The Tribute Artist, The Divine Sister and numerous others. She has received three Drama Desk, two Drama League and two Outer Critics Nominations for her work on and off Broadway. TV: "Bitsy ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: You Can't Take it With You, Anything Goes, Hairspray, Gypsy, The Twentieth Century. Off-Broadway: The Tribute Artist, The Divine Sister and numerous others. She has received three Drama Desk, two Drama League and two Outer Critics Nominations for her work on and off Broadway. TV: "Bitsy ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Rita Marshall
  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Rita Mallory
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Sister
  [New York]
Gingold Theatrical Group's Project Shaw Production, 2017
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere at McCarter Theatre Center, 2017
Mrs. Hubbard
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Off-Broadway Original Production, 2016
Midge Braverman
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Productions Concert, 2016
Mrs. Winthrop
  [Boston]
Huntington Theatre Company, 2015
Miss Trixie
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Madame Dilly [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Gay Wellington
  [Off-Broadway]
Primary Stages Production, 2014
Rita
  [Off-Broadway]
Primary Stages Production, 2011
Wendy
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Mrs. Evangeline Harcourt [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Iris / Rita / Charlotte
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Vivian Beale Somerset
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Ida Webb
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Miss Cratchitt
Electra
  [New York]
Workshop, 2003
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Velma Von Tussle [Replacement]
Prudy Pingleton [Replacement]
Matron [Replacement]
Gym Teacher [Replacement]
Denizen of Baltimore [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2001
First Saleswoman
Mudmask
Lucy
First Woman
Sylvia (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2000
Mrs. McCutcheon
Miss Preen (Understudy)
Lorraine Sheldon (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1997
Berry Courtesan
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Lenore
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Pat Pilford
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Pat Pilford
  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Kitty
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Kitty
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Mrs. Tooley/Stella
Cookie Gibbs/Valerie Waverly/Miss Ellerbe/Olive Sanborn/Old Mag/Peona/Irish O'Flanagan (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1987]
Associate Producer

Writing

Playwright

Julie Halston Biography

Broadway: You Can't Take it With You, Anything Goes, Hairspray, Gypsy, The Twentieth Century. Off-Broadway: The Tribute Artist, The Divine Sister and numerous others. She has received three Drama Desk, two Drama League and two Outer Critics Nominations for her work on and off Broadway. TV: "Bitsy Von Muffling," Sex and The City and "Tina Carmello," The Class. Recipient of Off-Broadway Alliance Lifetime Achievement Award.

Julie Halston Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Isabelle Stevenson Award Gold Star
Julie HalstonN/A
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Julie Halston, You Can't Take it with You
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Julie Halston, You Can't Take it with You
 
- 2011 - Legend of Off Broadway Award Gold Star
Julie Halston
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Julie Halston, The Divine Sister
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Julie Halston, Twentieth Century
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Julie Halston, Red Scare on Sunset
 
Tony Awards - 1978 - Best Costume Design
Halston , The Act

Julie Halston News

Nicolas King to Perform at Birdland Theater in February Photo Nicolas King to Perform at Birdland Theater in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2023

BIRDLAND THEATER will present Nicolas King ‚Äď the celebrated pop and jazz vocalist on Thursday, February 9 at 8:30 PM.

Anthony Rapp's WITHOUT YOU Opens Tonight at New World Stages Photo Anthony Rapp's WITHOUT YOU Opens Tonight at New World Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2023

Without You, written and performed by Anthony Rapp, directed by Steven Maler with musical direction by Daniel A. Weiss opens on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at New World Stages. See how to purchase tickets!

Rickie Lee Jones to Present PIECES OF TREASURE in Six-Show Engagement at Birdland Photo Rickie Lee Jones to Present PIECES OF TREASURE in Six-Show Engagement at Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 23, 2023

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present an exclusive six-show engagement from Rickie Lee Jones to preview her upcoming album Pieces of Treasure from Thursday, April 6 to Saturday, April 8 with shows at 7:00 PM and 9:30 PM.

Robert Creighton to be Honored at BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!; Kate Baldwin, Julie Benko  Photo Robert Creighton to be Honored at BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!; Kate Baldwin, Julie Benko & More to Perform
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2023

Broadway celebrities will perform their favorite show tunes at the 13th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF!, on Monday, March 6, at Sony Hall in New York City. See who will perform, how to purchase tickets and more.

Interview: Cat Curry-Williams, Will Nunziata & Joan Ryan of BROADWAY SINGS FOR SHE AN Photo Interview: Cat Curry-Williams, Will Nunziata & Joan Ryan of BROADWAY SINGS FOR SHE ANGELS at The Green Room 42
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 19, 2023

An exciting benefit concert will play The Green Room 42 this weekend and Broadway World is chatting with the three forces behind BROADWAY SINGS FOR SHE ANGELS.

Julie Halston to Return to Birdland Jazz Club This Month Photo Julie Halston to Return to Birdland Jazz Club This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2023

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB¬†will present¬†the return of¬†Julie Halston¬†‚Äď the brilliant Tony Award-winning comedic actress¬†‚Äston¬†Monday, January 30¬†at¬†7:00 PM.

Feature: Editor's Picks For 2022 Photo Feature: Editor's Picks For 2022
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 31, 2022

This is not a ‚ÄúBest Of‚ÄĚ list because it isn‚Äôt for me to say what is best, only what resonated with me, but after a lot, a lot, a lot of shows, this New Year's Eve, these shows are still on my mind.

See Marylin Maye, SWINGIN' SONDHEIM & More at Birdland in January 2023 Photo See Marylin Maye, SWINGIN' SONDHEIM & More at Birdland in January 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this January with a full slate of nightly performances! See the lineup, how to get tickets, and more!

Birdland to Present the Return of OUR SINATRA Musical Revue This Month Photo Birdland to Present the Return of OUR SINATRA Musical Revue This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present the return of the Our Sinatra ‚Äď the acclaimed musical revue celebrating the music of Frank Sinatra ‚Äď on Monday, December 26 for three shows at 5:30 PM, 8:00 PM, and 10:00 PM.

Photos: TITANIQUE Reopens at the Daryl Roth Theatre, With 25th Anniversary TITANIC Ce Photo Photos: TITANIQUE Reopens at the Daryl Roth Theatre, With 25th Anniversary TITANIC Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2022

See photos from the reopening night of Titanique at the show’s new home, the Daryl Roth Theatre in Union Square. The festivities also commemorated the 25th Anniversary of the blockbuster film Titanic, which was released in cinemas this week in 1997.

Julie Halston Videos

Video: Dan Rosales Gives Us the Scoop on ROLLING CALLS, a New Audio Comedy Podcast Videoplay
Video: Dan Rosales Gives Us the Scoop on ROLLING CALLS, a New Audio Comedy Podcast

by Survival Jobs - Nov 20, 2022

Your favorite podcast hosts Jason A. Coombs and Samantha Tuozzolo are back with actor and voiceover artist, Dan Rosales who gives us the inside scoop on his new audio comedy podcast ‚ÄúRolling Calls‚ÄĚ currently streaming on Broadway Podcast Network! Dan also shares his experience recording episodes virtually and working alongside the ‚ÄúRolling Calls‚ÄĚ writing team of veterans David Greenberg and Steve Rosen.

VIDEO: Watch Jonathan Groff in a New AND JUST LIKE THAT... Preview Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Jonathan Groff in a New AND JUST LIKE THAT... Preview

by Michael Major - Jan 3, 2022

Jonathan Groff plays a plastic surgery doctor who meets with Anthony (Mario Cantone) and Carrie Bradshaw (Sarah Jessica Parker) in the new episode. The new series has also featured Broadway names like Sara Ramírez, Ali Stroker, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Isabelle McCalla, Julie Halston, and more. Watch the new preview now!

VIDEO: Mo Rocca & Douglas Carter Beane Discuss FAIRYCAKES on CBS SUNDAY MORNING Videoplay
VIDEO: Mo Rocca & Douglas Carter Beane Discuss FAIRYCAKES on CBS SUNDAY MORNING

by Michael Major - Nov 1, 2021

Mo Rocca appeared on CBS Sunday Morning with Douglas Carter Beane to discuss the new Off-Broadway play Fairycakes. Rocca stars in the new play, written and directed by Beane. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Julie Halston, Faye Lane and Ellen Gallos Join Bucks County Playhouse's WORD O Videoplay
VIDEO: Julie Halston, Faye Lane and Ellen Gallos Join Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE!

by Stage Tube - Jun 21, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse's Word of Mouth Live!, an online storytelling series, returns this Sunday, June 21 at 7pm with an all-new show featuring Broadway's Julie Halston, Faye Lane and Ellen Gallos.

VIDEO: CJ Eldred of ROCK OF AGES Performs Original Song 'We're Gonna Make It' Videoplay
VIDEO: CJ Eldred of ROCK OF AGES Performs Original Song 'We're Gonna Make It'

by Stage Tube - May 4, 2020

CJ Eldred from the off-Broadway production of Rock of Ages performed an original song called 'We're Gonna Make It' as part of the 'What'll I Do' video series.

VIDEO: Julie Halston Reflects on TWENTIETH CENTURY as Part of Roundabout's Off-Script Videoplay
VIDEO: Julie Halston Reflects on TWENTIETH CENTURY as Part of Roundabout's Off-Script Series

by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2020

As part of Roundabout's Off-Script series, Julie Halston is reflecting on working on Twentieth Century in 2004!

VIDEO: Jim Caruso's PAJAMA CAST PARTY Returns Tonight at 8pm - Watch Live Here! Videoplay
VIDEO: Jim Caruso's PAJAMA CAST PARTY Returns Tonight at 8pm - Watch Live Here!

by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2020

The mother of all open mic night/variety shows has taken to to the web, and it's required watching for lovers of Broadway, jazz and cabaret. 

Video Flashback: Julie Halston Reads a Quote From Charlotte Tilbury Videoplay
Video Flashback: Julie Halston Reads a Quote From Charlotte Tilbury

by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2020

Julie Halston has taken to Facebook to release daily flashback clips from her past performances. Her most recent is a video features Halston reading an eccentric quote from make-up artist Charlotte Tilbury.

Video Flashback: Julie Halston Reads a New York Times Wedding Announcement Videoplay
Video Flashback: Julie Halston Reads a New York Times Wedding Announcement

by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2020

Julie Halston has taken to Facebook to release daily flashback clips from her past performances. Her most recent is a video of her reading a New York Times wedding announcement.

Broadway Fires Back At Lara Spencer For Laughing About Boys Taking Ballet On GOOD MOR Videoplay
Broadway Fires Back At Lara Spencer For Laughing About Boys Taking Ballet On GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Alan Henry - Aug 23, 2019

Good Morning America host Lara Spencer is at the center of a controversy revolving around her laughing at Prince George (aged 6), the future King of England, for taking ballet classes.


Julie Halston Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Julie Halston been in?
Julie Halston has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

How many West End shows has Julie Halston been in?
Julie Halston has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Julie Halston been nominated for?
Isabelle Stevenson Award (Tony Awards) for N/A , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for You Can't Take it with You , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for You Can't Take it with You , Legend of Off Broadway Award () , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Divine Sister , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Twentieth Century Outstanding Featured Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Red Scare on Sunset and Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for The Act .

What awards has Julie Halston won?
Isabelle Stevenson Award (Tony Awards) for N/Aand Legend of Off Broadway Award ().

How many shows has Julie Halston written?
Julie Halston has written 1 shows including Julie Halston's Lifetime of Comedy (Playwright).


Twitter Watch

@JulieHalston - 11/5/22 06:49pm I have it for breakfast a lot!


@JulieHalston - 11/5/22 06:26am Follow me on @actressjuliehalston on Instagram- also still on FB -can’t deal with the Musketeer


@JulieHalston - 10/26/22 04:05pm It‚Äôs Outrageous and I urge everyone to read David ‚Äės book to see how the state system REALLY operates - it‚Äôs worse‚Ķ https://t.co/FLjcFVz6lU


@JulieHalston - 10/24/22 09:52pm It’s just devastating


@JulieHalston - 10/22/22 03:46pm Oy vey


@JulieHalston - 10/22/22 03:45pm Looks amazing


@JulieHalston - 10/20/22 12:09pm Thank you @StephenMosher1 and @BroadwayWorld


@JulieHalston - 10/17/22 01:03pm My brain at this point Jessica !


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