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Lee Strasberg

 
Lee Strasberg Headshot
Date of Birth: November 17, 1901
Date of Death: February 17, 1982 (80)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1931
Peddler
  [Broadway]
1929
Pimples
  [Broadway]
1927
Nick
  [Broadway]
1925 Edition, 1925
Performer
  [Broadway]
1925
First Soldier

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1964]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1951]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1950]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1949]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1949]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1948]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1943]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1943]
Producer
Director
 
[Broadway, 1942]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1942]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1941]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1940]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1939]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1938]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1938]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1938]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1937]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1936]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1936]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1934]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1934]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1933]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1932]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1932]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1931]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1931]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1929]
Director






Lee Strasberg News

The Actors Studio to Host Three Special 75th Anniversary Events in December Photo The Actors Studio to Host Three Special 75th Anniversary Events in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Starting this week, The Actors Studio will continue its 75th Anniversary celebration as the world’s most celebrated and influential membership association for professional actors, directors and playwrights. In December, the legendary studio will open its doors to the public for with three special events, each free and open to the public.

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.

Larry Owens' SONDHEIMIA, Bernadette Peters & More Announced for Pasadena Playhouse's  Photo Larry Owens' SONDHEIMIA, Bernadette Peters & More Announced for Pasadena Playhouse's Sondheim Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2022

Pasadena Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman announced the latest news for the theater’s upcoming six-month-long celebration of the works and impact of Stephen Sondheim January 26 through June 11, 2023. 

GRoW @ The Wallis to Present The Wallis Studio Ensemble Production of TWELFTH NIGHT T Photo GRoW @ The Wallis to Present The Wallis Studio Ensemble Production of TWELFTH NIGHT This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2022

GRoW @ The Wallis will present The Wallis Studio Ensemble production of Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare Friday, November 25 through, Sunday December 4, 2022, at the Hudson Theatres’ Backstage Theatre in Los Angeles.

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.

Lee Strasberg Institute to Present ANATOMY OF A SUICIDE in November Photo Lee Strasberg Institute to Present ANATOMY OF A SUICIDE in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 31, 2022

The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute will present Anatomy of a Suicide by Alice Birch, directed by Olivia Songer. The show runs from November 10-November 12.

Cloud 21 & Kultura PR's Fifth Annual PRODUCTION WITHOUT BORDERS Showcase Set for Nove Photo Cloud 21 & Kultura PR's Fifth Annual PRODUCTION WITHOUT BORDERS Showcase Set for November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2022

Cloud 21 International and Kultura PR International will present the fifth Annual Production Without Borders Showcase, a special event to be held on November 6, 2022 at Threshold Entertainment Studios in Santa Monica. The announcement was made today by Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj.

Cast Announced For Joanna Pickering's BAD VICTIMS At The Courtyard Theatre Photo Cast Announced For Joanna Pickering's BAD VICTIMS At The Courtyard Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 17, 2022

Casting has been announced for Bad Victims, a new play from award-nominated playwright Joanna Pickering at The Courtyard Theatre, directed by Erica Gould. 

Blaze a Path Productions Sheds Light on Ancient Wisdom With MAMA IRENE, HEALER OF TH Photo Blaze a Path Productions Sheds Light on Ancient Wisdom With MAMA IRENE, HEALER OF THE ANDES
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 17, 2022

Blaze a Path Productions presents its limited premiere screening of Mama Irene, Healer of the Andes. Mama Irene, Healer of the Andes, tells the story of the real -life Healer of the Andes, named Mama Irene by the locals.  

Who Has Worn the Most Hats on Broadway? Part 1 Photo Who Has Worn the Most Hats on Broadway? Part 1
by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Oct 16, 2022

Today's question is: Who has worn the most hats on Broadway- director, producer, writer, actor, etc.? Here are a few folks that could hold a record for the 'number of hats' they've worn on Broadway shows. Part one includes those who have worn four or five hats on Broadway shows and part two will include those who have held even more positions than that!

Lee Strasberg Videos

BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING  Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5

by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 23, 2021

'It validated [women's] thoughts that it ain't fair. It ain't fitting. As good workers, they shouldn't be treated that way,' Fonda says of '9 to 5,' which she starred in alongside Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton. 

VIDEO: On This Day, February 12: John Leguizamo Gets FREAK-y on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, February 12: John Leguizamo Gets FREAK-y on Broadway

by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2018

On this day, John Leguizamo's made his Broadway debut in 1998 in the one-man show, Freak.

VIDEO: John Leguizamo Talks LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS & More on LATE NIGHT Videoplay
VIDEO: John Leguizamo Talks LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS & More on LATE NIGHT

by Caryn Robbins - Nov 7, 2017

On last night's LATE NIGHT, John Leguizamo talked with Seth about his one-man show, LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS, his take on the ethnic breakdown of Latino people and explains why he believes he killed legendary acting teacher Lee Strasberg.

BWW TV: See Brooke Shields in THE ADDAMS FAMILY - Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 15, 2011

On Tuesday, June 28 THE ADDAMS FAMILY welcomed stage and screen star Brooke Shields in the role of Morticia. Ms. Shields joined current Broadway cast members Roger Rees as Gomez, Brad Oscar as Fester, Rachel Potter as Wednesday, Jackie Hoffman as Grandma, Zachary James as Lurch, Adam Riegler as Pugsley, Heidi Blickenstaff as Alice Beineke, Adam Grupper as Mal Beineke and Jesse Swenson as Lucas Beineke. Click below for performance highlights of Shields & co. in action!

BWW TV: Brooke Shields Celebrates Her ADDAMS FAMILY Opening!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 8, 2011

On Tuesday, June 28 THE ADDAMS FAMILY welcomed stage and screen star Brooke Shields in the role of Morticia. Shields joined current Broadway cast members Roger Rees as Gomez, Brad Oscar as Fester, Rachel Potter as Wednesday, Jackie Hoffman as Grandma, Zachary James as Lurch, Adam Riegler as Pugsley, Heidi Blickenstaff as Alice Beineke, Adam Grupper as Mal Beineke and Jesse Swenson as Lucas Beineke. Last night, Shields officially opened in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. Hear what she and her costars have to say about the celebratory night!

STAGE TUBE: Brooke Shields Joins THE ADDAMS FAMILY Tomorrow; Check out the New Commercial!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 27, 2011

Broadway's hit musical comedy THE ADDAMS FAMILY welcomes stage and screen star Brooke Shields in the role of Morticia beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28 at the Lunt Fontanne Theatre. Shields will play opposite Roger Rees, who stars as Gomez. Shields is replacing Bebe Neuwirth, who originated the role. Click below for the new ADDAMS FAMILY commercial featuring Shields!

STAGE TUBE: Bebe Neuwirth Accepts Actors Fund Medal of Honor
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2011

The Actors Fund's annual gala on May 23, 2011 at the New York Marriott Marquis honored Tony and Emmy Award winning actress and current star of 'The Addams Family,' Bebe Neuwirth ('Chicago,' 'Sweet Charity,' 'Cheers,' 'Frasier'); Tony, Emmy and Academy Award winning actor Al Pacino ('The Godfather: Parts I, II and III,' 'Scent of a Woman,' HBO's 'Angels in America' and 'You Don't Know Jack,' 'The Merchant of Venice'), and Vice President, Market General Manager for New York City's Marriott & Renaissance Hotels Michael J. Stengel. Check out Neuwirth's acceptance speech by clicking below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Brooke Shields as Morticia in THE ADDAMS FAMILY!
by Robert Diamond - May 18, 2011

Stage and screen star Brooke Shields will join THE ADDAMS FAMILY in the role of Morticia beginning Tuesday, June 28 at the Lunt Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street). Two-time Tony Award winner Bebe Neuwirth will play her final performance in the role on Sunday, June 26. Ms. Shields will play opposite Roger Rees, who stars as Gomez. Access Hollywood got a first look at the star getting into costume!

BWW TV: Fidelity FutureStage Celebrity Artist Chazz Palminteri
by Craig Brockman - May 30, 2008

Celebrated actor Chazz Palminteri discusses the power and inspiration of being a part of the Fidelity FutureStage program and speaking to the students. Fidelity FutureStage gives students the extraordinary opportunity to learn from some of the Broadway community's leading playwrights, directors, designers and actors - both in their classrooms and at Broadway theatres - and ultimately experience the thrill of bringing their own creativity to life on a professional stage.


Lee Strasberg Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lee Strasberg been in?
Lee Strasberg has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Lee Strasberg been in?
Lee Strasberg has not appeared in the West End