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Lucille Ball

 
Lucille Ball Headshot
Date of Birth: August 06, 1911
Date of Death: April 26, 1989 (77)

Birth Place: Jamestown, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1960
Wildcat Jackson






Lucille Ball News

Kelly MacFarland, Carolyn Plummer and Kathe Farris Bring THREE FUNNY LADIES to Samuel Photo Kelly MacFarland, Carolyn Plummer and Kathe Farris Bring THREE FUNNY LADIES to Samuel Slater's Restaurant
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

Comedy returns to Samuel Slater's Restaurant in Webster, MA with Three Funny Ladies on Friday, December 16th. The show will feature Kelly MacFarland plus special guests Carolyn Plummer and Kathe Farris for a night of laughs. Doors open at 7:00 PM; show starts at 8:00 PM.

Feature: Enjoy a holiday twist in CHRISTMAS IN HELL performed At Notoriety Las Vegas Photo Feature: Enjoy a holiday twist in CHRISTMAS IN HELL performed At Notoriety Las Vegas
by Debbie Hall - Nov 27, 2022

The holidays have arrived, with images of decorating a tree, shopping, parties, dinners with family, and all of the joy the season brings. Then there is Bah Humbug, but Christmas in Hell takes it one step further as an irreverent musical comedy performing in the Notoriety Renkus Heinz Theater at Notoriety Las Vegas through Jan. 15, 2023.

Christine Ebersole to Perform With Billy Stritch at P-Town's Town Hall on New Year's  Photo Christine Ebersole to Perform With Billy Stritch at P-Town's Town Hall on New Year's Eve
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2022

Broadway @ Town Hall concert series will present Christine Ebersole in her Provincetown Town Hall debut for FIRST LIGHT FESTIVAL on New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31 at 7:00 PM - for One Show Only - with renowned entertainer Billy Stritch at the piano.

Return Engagement of I JUST WANT TO TELL SOMEBODY at Theater for the New City Postpon Photo Return Engagement of I JUST WANT TO TELL SOMEBODY at Theater for the New City Postponed to June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2022

With the actor suffering from acute laryngitis, Theater for the New City has been forced to postpone the return engagement of Ronald 'Smokey' Stevens in his one-man, two character production, 'I Just Want to Tell Somebody.' The piece was scheduled to be re-mounted November 10-27, 2022 and will now take stage June 1-18, 2023.

Meet the Cast of SOME LIKE IT HOT, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of SOME LIKE IT HOT, Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2022

Some Like It Hot begins previews on Broadway tonight, November 1 at the Shubert Theatre. Meet the cast here!

Review: ON BECKETT at A.C.T. Serves Up Bill Irwin's Enthralling Take on the Iconic Wr Photo Review: ON BECKETT at A.C.T. Serves Up Bill Irwin's Enthralling Take on the Iconic Writer's Work
by Jim Munson - Oct 20, 2022

What did our critic think of ON BECKETT at A.C.T.? Master clown Bill Irwin is the perfect guide through the world of Samuel Beckett in this beguiling and exceedingly entertaining show that excavates the humor in the great master's work while still honoring its underlying existential angst.

Return Engagement of Smokey Stevens' I JUST WANT TO TELL SOMEBODY is Coming to Theate Photo Return Engagement of Smokey Stevens' I JUST WANT TO TELL SOMEBODY is Coming to Theater for the New City
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022

To share an exceptional show with a wider audience, Theater for the New City will present a return engagement November 10-27 of Smokey Stevens  in 'I Just Want to Tell Somebody.'  

Drag Superstar Ginger Minj Releases New Rendition of 'I Put A Spell On You' From HOCU Photo Drag Superstar Ginger Minj Releases New Rendition of 'I Put A Spell On You' From HOCUS POCUS
by Michael Major - Sep 30, 2022

The updated version coincides with GInger‚Äôs return to the big screen in the brand new Hocus Pocus 2 film streaming exclusively on Disney+ now. Ginger was inspired to re-record ‚ÄúI Put A Spell On You‚ÄĚ after years of performing Bette Midler‚Äôs iconic version. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Listen: Christine Ebersole's New Album AFTER THE BALL Out Now Photo Listen: Christine Ebersole's New Album AFTER THE BALL Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022

After the Ball, a new album from two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole has been released in physical and digital formats! Listen to the album here! The recording finds Ebersole at the start of a brave new chapter, reflecting on life, love and family now that the last of her three adopted children has flown the nest. 

Off-Broadway Hit THE BOOMER BOYS Boys Musical Brings The Laughs About Aging To The R Photo Off-Broadway Hit THE BOOMER BOYS Boys Musical Brings The Laughs About Aging To The Ridgefield Playhouse, October 9
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

If a hilarious night of songs, jokes and stories is on your to-do list, let The Boomer Boys check it off! In this hilarious musical revue, a fun-loving ‚Äúfat pack‚ÄĚ of middle-aged men realizes the best way to deal with getting older is to laugh about it with your friends.

Lucille Ball Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Ogunquit Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at the Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Ogunquit Playhouse

by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The regional premiere of The Cher Show, is now running at Ogunquit Playhouse through June 25. Check out all new footage from the production here!

VIDEO: Nicole Kidman Talks Not Being 'Strong Enough' to Sing on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Nicole Kidman Talks Not Being 'Strong Enough' to Sing on Broadway

by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021

While on Andy Cohen's Sirius XM Radio show, Nicole Kidman was asked if she would ever perform in a Broadway musical. Although she has sung in movie musicals like The Prom and Moulin Rouge, Kidman stated that her voice is not strong enough to sustain a Broadway run. Watch the full interview clip now!

Video Flashback: Bernadette Peters, Cher, and Bob Mackie on The John Davidson Show in Videoplay
Video Flashback: Bernadette Peters, Cher, and Bob Mackie on The John Davidson Show in 1981

by Stage Tube - Jan 6, 2019

We all know and love these three icons, but who knew that Bernadette Peters, Cher, and Bob Mackie all appeared on the same episode of The John Davidson Show in 1981?

VIDEO: Stars Turn Out to Help BC/EFA Raise Over $900,000 at the 2018 Broadway Flea Ma Videoplay
VIDEO: Stars Turn Out to Help BC/EFA Raise Over $900,000 at the 2018 Broadway Flea Market

by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2018

Broadway's most sensational onstage and offstage stars, passionate fans, avid collectors and animated bidders celebrated the biggest day for Broadway fans on Sunday, September 30, 2018, as the 32nd Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction raised $906,825 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

VIDEO: Tiffany Haddish is Ready for the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards, Are You? Videoplay
VIDEO: Tiffany Haddish is Ready for the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards, Are You?

by Macon Prickett - May 1, 2018

Brace yourselves for the biggest party of the year! Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish will host the 2018 Movie and TV Awards on Monday, June 18 at 9/8c. She ready! Are you? In the meantime, let's reflect on last year…Beauty and the Beast won Movie Of The Year, while Stranger Things took home Show Of The Year. There were performances by Adam DeVine, Millie Bobby Brown, Lil Rel Howery, Blake Anderson, Chrissy Metz, DJ Nasty, Josh Gad, Mike Colter, Hailee Steinfeld, Rebel Wilson, Noah Cyrus, Pitbull and J Balvin ft. Camila Cabello, and Big Sean. If you thought that was cool, stay tuned because we're cooking up a show that will blow you away. Don't miss the 2018 Movie & TV Awards this summer!

VIDEO: STAR WARS Droid R2-D2 Sells for Nearly $3 Million at Auction
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 29, 2017

ABC News reports that an R2-D2 droid unit which was featured used in several of the STAR WARS movie franchise sold for close to $3 million at a memorabilia auction on held yesterday, June 28th. 

VIDEO: Fran Drescher Pays Tribute to Lucille Ball in New AMERICAN MASTER's Podcast
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 4, 2016

Late comedian, actress, producer and television legend Lucille Ball would have turned 105 years old this year on August 6. Celebrate her birthday with episode four of the American Masters Podcast featuring actresses Doris Singleton, Fran Drescher and Carol Burnett

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 6/8/16- Robert Preston
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2016

Happy Birthday, Robert Preston! best remembered for his performance as 'Professor' Harold Hill in Meredith Willson's musical The Music Man (1962). He had already won a Tony Award for his performance in the original Broadway production, in 1957. In 1965 he was the male part of a duo-lead musical, I Do! I Do! with Mary Martin, for which he won his second Tony Award. He played the title role in the musical Ben Franklin in Paris and originated the role of Henry II in the original production of The Lion in Winter. In 1974 he starred alongside Bernadette Peters in Jerry Herman's Broadway musical Mack & Mabel as Mack Sennett, the famous silent film director. That same year (1974) the film version of Mame, another famed Jerry Herman musical, was released with Preston starring, alongside Lucille Ball, in the role of Beauregard Burnside.

VIDEO: Carol Burnett Recalls On-Set Mishap During Filming of ANNIE
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 18, 2015

Carol Burnett stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT to talk about an on-set mishap during the filming of ANNIE's 'Easy Street' number.

VIDEO: Valerie Harper and Lucie Arnaz Share Lucille Ball Memories on Rick McKay's THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGY
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2015

Rick McKay, the producer/director of THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGY, has just unveiled a new clip from the upcoming project, this time featuring an interview with Valerie Harper, telling the story of how the great Lucille Ball improvised one night on Broadway in the show WILDCAT in 1960. In addition, Ball's daughter Lucie Arnaz also joins the conversation. Check it out below!


Lucille Ball Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lucille Ball been in?
Lucille Ball has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Lucille Ball been in?
Lucille Ball has not appeared in the West End