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Mary Beth Peil

 
Date Of Birth:
June 25, 1940 (82)
Bio:
Broadway: Anastasia, Les Liaisons Dangereuses; The Visit; Follies; Women on the Verge...; Sunday in the Park...; Nine; The King and I (Tony nomination). Off-Broadway: Many productions, Atlantic Theatre (Ensemble member and Obie winner), Cheever Evening, Later Life (Playwrights Horizon), First Ladies ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 25, 1940 (82)

Bio:
Broadway: Anastasia, Les Liaisons Dangereuses; The Visit; Follies; Women on the Verge...; Sunday in the Park...; Nine; The King and I (Tony nomination). Off-Broadway: Many productions, Atlantic Theatre (Ensemble member and Obie winner), Cheever Evening, Later Life (Playwrights Horizon), First Ladies ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Duncan
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2019
Mama Mizner
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna
  [Broadway]
Donmar Warehouse Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Madame de Rosemonde
  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premiere Production, 2016
Dowager Empress
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Matilde Schell
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2014
Mrs. Peachum
  [Off-Broadway]
2013
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Solange LaFitte
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2010
Pepa's Concierge
TV and Radio Announcer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Old Lady
Blair Daniels
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Rose
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Aunt Julia
  [Regional (US)]
Old Globe Production, 2004
Mrs. Mallard/Galinda/Queen/Leda
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 2004
Eleanor Roosevelt
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Lynette
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Guido's Mother
  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Beggar Woman
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1998
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Addie
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Nan Bemiss
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Edmee (Finding the Sun)
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1992
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Mary (Break)/ Woman (Agnes)/ Woman (Eulogy for Mister Hamm)/ Madge (Lucky Nurse)
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Ghost Mother
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Marjorie
Marjorie
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1985
Anna Leonowens
  [New York]
Reading, 2000
Marilyn Mickler

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Duncan

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2019
Mama Mizner

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna

  [Broadway]
Donmar Warehouse Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Madame de Rosemonde

  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premiere Production, 2016
Dowager Empress

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Matilde Schell

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2014
Mrs. Peachum

  [Off-Broadway]
2013
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Solange LaFitte

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2010
Pepa's Concierge

TV and Radio Announcer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Old Lady

Blair Daniels

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Rose

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Aunt Julia

  [Regional (US)]
Old Globe Production, 2004
Mrs. Mallard/Galinda/Queen/Leda

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 2004
Eleanor Roosevelt

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Lynette

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Guido's Mother

  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Beggar Woman

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1998
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Addie

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Nan Bemiss

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Edmee (Finding the Sun)

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1992
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Mary (Break)/ Woman (Agnes)/ Woman (Eulogy for Mister Hamm)/ Madge (Lucky Nurse)

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Ghost Mother

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Marjorie

Marjorie

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1985
Anna Leonowens

  [New York]
Reading, 2000
Marilyn Mickler

Mary Beth Peil Biography

Broadway: Anastasia, Les Liaisons Dangereuses; The Visit; Follies; Women on the Verge...; Sunday in the Park...; Nine; The King and I (Tony nomination). Off-Broadway: Many productions, Atlantic Theatre (Ensemble member and Obie winner), Cheever Evening, Later Life (Playwrights Horizon), First Ladies Suite (Transport Group), Sylvia (MTC), Hedda Gabler (NYTW). Regional: Hartford Stage, LaJolla Playhouse, Arena Stage, About Face, Long Wharf, Yale Rep, Kennedy Center. TV: "The Good Wife" (Jackie); "Dawson's Creek" (Grams); "Law & Order: SVU"; "The Fringe," "The Village," "Submissions Only," 'Katy Keene." Film: The Contest, Mirrors, Plagues of Our Fathers, The Reagans, Stepford Wives II, Odd Couple II., Best Day of My Life, The Song of Sway Lake.

Mary Beth Peil Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Mary Beth Peil, Anastasia
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Mary Beth Peil, Anastasia
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Mary Beth Peil, Anastasia
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Mary Beth Peil, Nine
 
Obie Awards - 1995 - Performance Gold Star
Mary Beth Peil, The Naked Truth
 
Obie Awards - 1995 - Performance Gold Star
Mary Beth Peil, Missing Persons
 
Obie Awards - 1995 - Performance Gold Star
Mary Beth Peil, A Cheever Evening
 
Tony Awards - 1985 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Mary Beth Peil, The King and I

Mary Beth Peil News

VIDEO: Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and More Star In A LITTLE NIGHT  Photo VIDEO: Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and More Star In A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC At Barrington Stage
by Stage Tube - Aug 15, 2022

Get a first look at Barrington Stage Company's new production of A Little Night Music, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. See photos from the production below!

Review: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Barrington Stage Company Photo Review: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Barrington Stage Company
by Marc Savitt - Aug 14, 2022

There are a few technical glitches that presented themselves to a keen eye, but virtually something for everyone to like.  Overall, BSC’s production of ALITTLE NIGHT MUSIC represents another triumph for both Barrington Stage and the woman who has steered the company’s successful course for the past 27 years.   

Review Roundup: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC At Barrington Stage Starring Emily Skinner, Jaso Photo Review Roundup: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC At Barrington Stage Starring Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess, and More
by Review Roundups - Aug 12, 2022

Barrington Stage Company presents its new production of A Little Night Music, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. Read the reviews!

JIMMY AND CAROLYN Sets August 29 South County Film Premiere Date  Photo JIMMY AND CAROLYN Sets August 29 South County Film Premiere Date 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 12, 2022

‚ÄĚJimmy and Carolyn‚ÄĚ, James Andrew Walsh's new comedy starring two-time Tony nominee and TV/Broadway star Mary Beth Peil (Dawson's Creek, The Good Wife,¬† HALSTON, Broadway's Anastasia) and TV/Broadway star Gregory Harrison (911,¬† Chesapeake Shores, Trapper John M.D.), shot entirely on location in Westerly, Rhode¬† Island, sets its South County Premiere at Bill Hanney's newly renovated All South Coun ty Luxury Cinemas, co-owned with Harold Blank and William Doherty, in Wakefield on¬† Monday, August 29, 2022.

Photos: Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and More Star In A LITTLE NIGHT Photo Photos: Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and More Star In A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC At Barrington Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 9, 2022

Barrington Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd presents its new production of A Little Night Music, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. See photos from the production!

JIMMY AND CAROLYN Starring Gregory Harrison And Mary Beth Peil Sets Its World Premier Photo JIMMY AND CAROLYN Starring Gregory Harrison And Mary Beth Peil Sets Its World Premiere
by Grace Cutler - Aug 6, 2022

James Andrew Walsh's new film based on his 2017 play of the same name.

Mare Winningham and William Youmans Join Jim Parsons-Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Cl Photo Mare Winningham and William Youmans Join Jim Parsons-Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Classic Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

Two-time Emmy winner and Tony nominee Mare Winningham and William Youmans will be joining the cast of Classic Stage Company's A Man of No Importance as Lily Byrne as Baldy O’Shea. A Man of No Importance will begin performances on Tuesday, October 11, with opening night set for Sunday, October 30 for a limited run through Sunday, December 4.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Barrington Stage, Starring Emily  Photo VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Barrington Stage, Starring Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and Mary Beth Piel
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2022

A Little Night Music begins performances at Barrington Stage Company this week. Check out a video of the cast in rehearsals here!

Photos: Barrington Stage Company Raises $535K at Bon Voyage, Julie! Gala Photo Photos: Barrington Stage Company Raises $535K at Bon Voyage, Julie! Gala
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2022

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, announces that Gala 2022: Bon Voyage, Julie!, in celebration of BSC Founder and Artistic Director Julianne Boyd raised over $237K for BSC’s Education and Community Engagement Programming.

Mary Beth Peil, A.J. Shively & More Join Jim Parsons Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Cl Photo Mary Beth Peil, A.J. Shively & More Join Jim Parsons Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Classic Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022

Classic Stage Company announced additional casting for A Man of No Importance. Joining the previously announced Jim Parsons in the production will be Alma Cuervo, Kara Mikula, Tony nominee Mary Beth Peil, Thom Sesma, Tony nominee A.J. Shively and more.

Mary Beth Peil Videos

VIDEO: Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and More Star In A LITTLE NIGHT  VideoVIDEO: Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and More Star In A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC At Barrington Stage
by Stage Tube - Aug 15, 2022

Get a first look at Barrington Stage Company's new production of A Little Night Music, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. See photos from the production below!

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Barrington Stage, Starring Emily  VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Barrington Stage, Starring Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess and Mary Beth Piel
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2022

A Little Night Music begins performances at Barrington Stage Company this week. Check out a video of the cast in rehearsals here!

Broadway Rewind: THE VISIT Arrives on Broadway with Chita Rivera, Roger Rees & More! VideoBroadway Rewind: THE VISIT Arrives on Broadway with Chita Rivera, Roger Rees & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 1, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when The Visit opened at the Lyceum Theatre, where it played for 61 performances.

Broadway Rewind: Journey to the Past with ANASTASIA at Broadway in Bryant Park! VideoBroadway Rewind: Journey to the Past with ANASTASIA at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 9, 2020

Today we flashback to 2017, when Anastasia took the stage at Bryant Park for the first time. Anastasia ran for 808 performances at the Broadhurst Theatre before closing in 2019. The cast included Christy Altomare in the title role, Derek Klena, John Bolton, Caroline O'Connor, Mary Beth Peil, and Ramin Karimloo.

Broadway Rewind: Watch Scenes from NINE with Antonio Banderas, Jane Krakowski and Mor VideoBroadway Rewind: Watch Scenes from NINE with Antonio Banderas, Jane Krakowski and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 30, 2020

Today we rewind to the first Broadway revival of Nine in 2003. The musical, which ran for 283 performances at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, starred Antonio Banderas, Laura Benanti, Jane Krakowski, Chita Rivera, Mary Beth Peil, Mary Stuart Masterson, and more. Nine focuses on film director Guido Contini, who is dreading his imminent 40th birthday and facing a midlife crisis, which is blocking his creative impulses and entangling him in a web of romantic difficulties in early-1960s Venice.

VIDEO: Phillipa Soo, Mary Beth Peil, Linda Emond Star in Short Film from Maureen Towe VideoVIDEO: Phillipa Soo, Mary Beth Peil, Linda Emond Star in Short Film from Maureen Towey
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2019

Maureen Towey wrote and directed In The 8th Year of the Emergency, a short film that stars Broadway stars including Phillipa Soo (Hamilton), Mary Beth Peil (The King & I, Anastasia), Linda Emond (Cabaret, Death of a Salesman, Life x 3), Jeffrey DeMunn (K2), and Emmy nominee Marsha Stephanie Blake (When They See Us).

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! ROAD SHOW VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! ROAD SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 24, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running tonight, July 24, through July 27.

BWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW VideoBWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 18, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is  Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running July 24-27. Directed and choreographed by Will Davis, with music direction by James Moore, Road Show tells the somewhat true story of the Mizner brothers who inherit a small fortune at the turn of the 20th Century and set out to grab their piece of the American Dream in a country where anything seems possible. The production will star Chuck Cooper (Papa Mizner), Raul Esparza (Wilson Mizner), Jin Ha (Hollis Bessemer), Mary Beth Peil (Mama Mizner), and Brandon Uranowitz (Addison Mizner).

VIDEO: On This Day, January 7 - Yul Brynner Returns To His Broadway Throne in THE KIN VideoVIDEO: On This Day, January 7 - Yul Brynner Returns To His Broadway Throne in THE KING AND I
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 7, 2019

On this day in 1985 legendary actor Yul Brynner returns to Broadway for the final time in a revival of The King and I starring Mary Beth Peil at the Broadway Theatre.

VIDEO: Liz Callaway and Christy Altomare Perform 'Journey to the Past' at ANASTASIA VideoVIDEO: Liz Callaway and Christy Altomare Perform 'Journey to the Past' at ANASTASIA
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2018

Following last night's performance of Anastasia, history was made when the original Anya, Liz Callaway, reunited with Broadway's, Christy Altomare, for a special duet performance of 'Journey to the Past' at curtain call.


Mary Beth Peil Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mary Beth Peil been in?
Mary Beth Peil has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Mary Beth Peil been in?
Mary Beth Peil has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Mary Beth Peil been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Anastasia , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anastasia , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Anastasia , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Nine , Performance (Obie Awards) for The Naked Truth , Performance (Obie Awards) for Missing Persons Performance (Obie Awards) for A Cheever Evening and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The King and I .

What awards has Mary Beth Peil won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for The Naked Truth Performance (Obie Awards) for Missing Personsand Performance (Obie Awards) for A Cheever Evening.