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Julie Harris

 
Date of Birth: December 02, 1925
Date of Death: August 24, 2013 (87)

Birth Place: Grosse Point Park, MI, USA

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1997
Fonsia Dorsey
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1994
The Mother
  [Broadway]
1991
Isak Dinesen, Baroness Karen Blixen
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Clarice
  [Broadway]
1979
Gertie Kessel
  [Broadway]
1976
Edward Dickinson
Lavinia Dickinson
Maggie Maher
Jennie Hitchcock
James Francis Billings
Mary Lyon
Thomas Wentworth Higginson
Emily Norcross Dickinson
Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
Uriah Crowell
Charles Wadsworth
Buffy
Abby Wood
Austin Dickinson
Susan Gilbert Dickinson
  [Broadway]
1974
Lydia Cruttwell
  [Broadway]
1973
Mrs. Rogers
  [Broadway]
1972
Mary Lincoln
  [Broadway]
1972
Claire
  [Broadway]
1971
Anna Reardon
  [Broadway]
1968
Ann Stanley
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1965
Georgina
  [Broadway]
1964
Annie
  [Broadway]
1963
June
  [Broadway]
1961
Josefa Lantenay
  [Broadway]
1960
Brigid Mary Mangan
  [Broadway]
1959
Ruth Arnold
  [Broadway]
1957
Mrs. Margery Pinchwife
  [Broadway]
1955
Joan
  [Broadway]
1954
Colombe
  [Broadway]
1951
Sally Bowles
  [Broadway]
1950
Frankie Addams
  [Broadway]
1949
Felisa
  [Broadway]
1949
Angel Tuttle
  [Broadway]
1948
Nancy Gear
  [Broadway]
1948
Ida Mae
  [Broadway]
1948
Witch
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1947
White Rabbit (Alternate)
  [Broadway]
1946
Nelly
  [Broadway]
1946
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
1946
Performer
  [Broadway]
1945
Performer
Atlanta


Julie Harris Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre Gold Star
Julie Harris
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Julie Harris, The Gin Game
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1995 - The American Express Tribute Gold Star
Julie Harris
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production Gold Star
Julie HarrisLettice & Lovage
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1992 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Julie HarrisLucifer's Child
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1991 - Best Actress - Play
Julie HarrisLucifer's Child
 
Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Julie Harris, Lucifer's Child
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Julie HarrisDriving Miss Daisy
 
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Julie Harris, The Belle of Amherst
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1976 - Unique Theatrical Experience
Julie Harris, The Belle of Amherst
 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Julie Harris , The Au Pair Man
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1973 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Julie Harris, The Last of Mrs. Lincoln
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1973 - Oustanding Actress in a Play Gold Star
Julie Harris, The Last of Mrs. Lincoln
 
Tony Awards - 1973 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Julie Harris , The Last of Mrs. Lincoln
 
Tony Awards - 1969 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Julie Harris, Forty Carats
 
Tony Awards - 1966 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Julie Harris, Skyscraper
 
Tony Awards - 1964 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Julie Harris, Marathon '33
 
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Julie Harris, The Lark
 
Drama League Awards - 1952 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Julie Harris
 
Tony Awards - 1952 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Julie Harris, I Am a Camera
 
Theatre World Awards - 1949 - Performance Gold Star
Julie Harris, Sundown Beach

Julie Harris News

The Actors Studio Hosts Three Special 75th Anniversary Events This December Photo The Actors Studio Hosts Three Special 75th Anniversary Events This December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2022

This December, The Actors Studio continues its 75th Anniversary celebration as the world's most celebrated and influential membership association for professional actors, directors and playwrights. The legendary studio, located at 432 West 44th Street, will open its doors to the public for with three special events, each free and open to the public.

The Actors Studio to Welcome the Public Inside its Doors for ACTORS STUDIO IN PROCESS Photo The Actors Studio to Welcome the Public Inside its Doors for ACTORS STUDIO IN PROCESS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2022

The Actors Studio, now celebrating 75 years as the world‚Äôs most celebrated and influential membership association for professional actors, directors & playwrights, will open its doors to the public to observe ‚ÄúActors Studio In Process‚ÄĚ on Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12 at 7PM.

RISE To Present THE GIN GAME, A Special One-Weekend Engagement, November 11-13 Photo RISE To Present THE GIN GAME, A Special One-Weekend Engagement, November 11-13
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Rhode Island Stage Ensemble has announced THE GIN GAME, a one-weekend engagement co-starring Maureen Noel and Steve Taschereau.

The Actors Studio to Present Conversation With Al Pacino & DOG DAY AFTERNOON Screenin Photo The Actors Studio to Present Conversation With Al Pacino & DOG DAY AFTERNOON Screening for 75th Anniversary
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

The Actors Studio will host a 75th Anniversary benefit screening of the Academy Award-winning film Dog Day Afternoon, followed by a live interview with the film’s star and The Actors Studio co-president Al Pacino. The Gala event will take place Thursday, October 27 at 7PM, the United Palace.

Betty Buckley to Return to Café Carlyle in September Photo Betty Buckley to Return to Café Carlyle in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022

The legendary and Tony Award-winning stage actress/singer Betty Buckley will return to the famed Café Carlyle for five live performances September 27 - October 1, 2022. Buckley will offer an eclectic mix of standards and songs by contemporary songwriters.

The Drama Book Shop Presents Reading and Signing of Ronald Rand's SOLO TRANSFORMATION Photo The Drama Book Shop Presents Reading and Signing of Ronald Rand's SOLO TRANSFORMATION ON STAGE
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 27, 2022

Goodwill Cultural Ambassador world-acclaimed Solo Performer Ronald Rand, and author of 'SOLO TRANSFORMATION ON STAGE: A Journey into the Organic Process of the Art of Transformation' will give an in-person Reading and Signing on September 19th @ 5:30 pm at The Drama Book Shop. Special guests scheduled include Stephen Lang & Anita Hollander.

THE REVOLUTIONISTS Comes to Wellfleet This Month Photo THE REVOLUTIONISTS Comes to Wellfleet This Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater proudly presents The Revolutionists by Lauren Gunderson, directed by Megan Nussle. Performances are Tuesdays through Sundays, August 27 - September 17 on the Julie Harris Stage. Performances are at 8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday. Preview performances at 7:30 p.m. on August 25 and 26 are discounted and open to the public.

Reed Birney and Ephraim Birney to Star in New York Premiere of CHESTER BAILEY at Iris Photo Reed Birney and Ephraim Birney to Star in New York Premiere of CHESTER BAILEY at Irish Repertory Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2022

Starring real-life father and son, Tony Award winner Reed Birney and Ephraim Birney, Chester Bailey will begin previews on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage at Irish Repertory Theatre on October 12, 2022, and is set to open on October 19, for a limited run through November 13, 2022.

5 Books Every Directing Student Should Read Photo 5 Books Every Directing Student Should Read
by Carian Lynée Parker - Jul 26, 2022

Whether you want to direct in a community theatre setting or be the next hit Broadway director, every directing student must have a strong educational foundation. While learning from experience is always beneficial, there is nothing wrong with taking direction (no pun intended!) from the directing pros. Here are the top five directing books that every directing student should read at least once in their life!

GARY Opens This Month in Wellfleet Photo GARY Opens This Month in Wellfleet
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater presents Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, by Taylor Mac. Performances are Tuesdays through Saturdays, July 29 - August 19 at 8:00 p.m. on the Julie Harris Stage.

Julie Harris Videos

VIDEO: Betty Buckley Talks BETTY BUCKLEY SINGS STEPHEN SONDHEIM and More with Richard Videoplay
VIDEO: Betty Buckley Talks BETTY BUCKLEY SINGS STEPHEN SONDHEIM and More with Richard Ridge

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2022

Today Tony Award-winning stage icon Betty Buckley sat down with BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge to for a chat about the release of her latest album, Betty Buckley Sings Stephen Sondheim!

Flashback Video: Christopher Plummer Talks THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Julie Andrews, and Mor Videoplay
Flashback Video: Christopher Plummer Talks THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Julie Andrews, and More

by Stage Tube - Feb 6, 2021

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, stage and screen star Christopher Plummer has passed away at the age of 91. The Paley Center has released a flashback video from PaleyAfterDark from 2012, featuring a conversation with Plummer.

VIDEO: Jason Alexander Talks MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG on LATE NIGHT Videoplay
VIDEO: Jason Alexander Talks MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG on LATE NIGHT

by Stage Tube - Oct 21, 2020

Jason Alexander chats about his new film Faith Based, reveals the passionate reactions he received for his role in Pretty Woman and discusses his experience working with Stephen Sondheim in Merrily We Roll Along.

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Performs 'Somewhere' And 'Some Other Time' to Honor Michael Til Videoplay
VIDEO: Audra McDonald Performs 'Somewhere' And 'Some Other Time' to Honor Michael Tilson Thomas

by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

Last night, CBS aired the 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors, which paid tribute to conductor and composer Michael Tilson Thomas, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sally Field, Sesame Street, and Linda Ronstadt.

VIDEO: Betty Buckley Discusses the Current Political Climate Videoplay
VIDEO: Betty Buckley Discusses the Current Political Climate

by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2019

During the Dallas tour stop of Hello, Dolly!, Betty Buckley sat down with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram for an interview. Hear the Broadway legend talk about the current political climate.

BWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA! Videoplay
BWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA!

by Michael Sterling - Jun 13, 2019

The Actors Fund in Los Angeles celebrated Broadway's Biggest Night at the 23rd Annual Tony Awards¬ģ Viewing Gala on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA.¬†Hosted by¬†Leslie Jordan, this year's star-studded gala honored¬†Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award¬ģ winner¬†Lily Tomlin¬†with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement.¬†BroadwayWorld's own Michael Sterling and Paul Preston of Digital Mind Productions were on hand for the festivities which included coverage of the evening's red-carpet arrivals, cocktail hour, gala dinner, live performances, silent auction, and the West Coast's exclusive live feed of the 2019 Tony Awards¬ģ¬†broadcast from New York City.¬†

BWW TV: Shoshana Bean, Lorna Luft & More Party at the Actors Fund 22nd Annual Tony Aw Videoplay
BWW TV: Shoshana Bean, Lorna Luft & More Party at the Actors Fund 22nd Annual Tony Awards Viewing Gala in LA!

by Michael Sterling - Jun 15, 2018

For its 22nd consecutive year, the west coast Actors Fund celebrated Broadway's Biggest Night at their 22nd Annual Tony Awards¬ģ Viewing Party on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA. This year's gala honored Tony-nominated book writer ('Wicked') and Emmy-nominated writer and producer ('My So Called Life') Winnie Holzman with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement. Kirsten Vangsness hosted with special appearances by Shoshana Bean, Wilson Cruz, Paul Dooley and Jessica Marie Garcia. BroadwayWorld's own Michael Sterling caught the action on the 'green' carpet with many of the night's celebrity guests for BWW TV Los Angeles.

The Neon Lights Are Bright on Audra McDonald Way! Broadway Star Honored by the City o Videoplay
The Neon Lights Are Bright on Audra McDonald Way! Broadway Star Honored by the City of Fresno

by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2018

Audra McDonald has 'no words' for the latest in a long line of honors for the record-breaking Tony winner. This week, the city of Fresno honored the stage icon with her very own street naming ceremony! Check out the unveiling below!

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Chats THE GOOD FIGHT, Working with Christine Baranksi, & More o Videoplay
VIDEO: Audra McDonald Chats THE GOOD FIGHT, Working with Christine Baranksi, & More on THE TALK

by Macon Prickett - May 22, 2018

Actress and singer Audra McDonald stopped by The Talk to discuss what she loves about CBS All Access Original Series The Good Fight, as well as her admiration for co-star Christine Baranski, who plays Diane Lockhart on the show. Watch all-new episodes of The Talk Weekdays on CBS and CBS All Access.

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Talks Her First Broadway Show and More on The Late Late Show Videoplay
VIDEO: Audra McDonald Talks Her First Broadway Show and More on The Late Late Show

by Stage Tube - May 22, 2018

After Audra McDonald and Billy Eichner share their experiences of watching 'Starlight Express' as their first Broadway show, James asks Billy Eichner about meeting one of Barbra Streisand's dogs and learns why Audra would never consider cloning her own dog.


Julie Harris Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Julie Harris been in?
Julie Harris has appeared on Broadway in 33 shows.

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

What awards has Julie Harris been nominated for?
Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre (Tony Awards) for , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Gin Game , The American Express Tribute (Helen Hayes Awards) for , Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Lettice & Lovage , Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Lucifer's Child , Best Actress - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Lucifer's Child , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Lucifer's Child , Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Driving Miss Daisy , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Belle of Amherst , Unique Theatrical Experience (Drama Desk Awards) for The Belle of Amherst , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Au Pair Man , Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln , Oustanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Forty Carats , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Skyscraper , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Marathon '33 , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Lark , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for I Am a Camera and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Sundown Beach .

What awards has Julie Harris won?
Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre (Tony Awards) for , The American Express Tribute (Helen Hayes Awards) for , Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Lettice & Lovage, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Belle of Amherst, Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln, Oustanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Forty Carats, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Lark, Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for I Am a Cameraand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Sundown Beach.