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Marylouise Burke

 
Birth Place:
Steelton, Pennsylvania
Bio:
Marylouise Burke won a Drama Desk Award for her performance in Fuddy Meers at Manhattan Theatre Club and an Obie Award in 2014 for Sustained Excellence of Performance. Her Broadway credits include Into the Woods, Inherit the Wind, and Is He Dead?. Off-Broadway, she was seen recently in Rx; Love, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 31

Birth Place: Steelton, Pennsylvania

Bio:
Marylouise Burke won a Drama Desk Award for her performance in Fuddy Meers at Manhattan Theatre Club and an Obie Award in 2014 for Sustained Excellence of Performance. Her Broadway credits include Into the Woods, Inherit the Wind, and Is He Dead?. Off-Broadway, she was seen recently in Rx; Love, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2022
Morkan
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Production, 2018
Mom
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Marilyn
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Rose Kanter
  [Off-Broadway]
Primary Stages Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Margaret
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Madame Caron
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Vera
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Hilda
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Kimberly
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Jack's Mother
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival (Pre-Broadway), 2002
Jack's Mother
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Karla
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Gertie
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Mrs. Krebs
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Mama
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Mother
  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Margaret

Photos

Tyne Rafaeli, Marylouise Burke, Brian Watkins Photo

Tyne Rafaeli, Marylouise Burke, Brian Watkins

From: 
Date:
06/24/2022
Heather Burns, Marylouise Burke, Colby Minife Photo

Heather Burns, Marylouise Burke, Colby Minife

From: 
Date:
06/24/2022
T.R. Knight, Marylouise Burke Photo

T.R. Knight, Marylouise Burke

From: 
Date:
12/06/2021
Gary Wilmes, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke, Marylouise Burke during the Broadway Opening Nig Photo

Gary Wilmes, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke, Marylouise Burke during the Broadway Opening Night Curtain Call for the Roundabout Theatre Production of "True West" at the American Airlines Theatre on January 24, 2019 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/28/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2022
Morkan

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Production, 2018
Mom

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Marilyn

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Rose Kanter

  [Off-Broadway]
Primary Stages Production, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Margaret

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Madame Caron

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Vera

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Hilda

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Kimberly

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Jack's Mother

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival (Pre-Broadway), 2002
Jack's Mother

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Karla

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Gertie

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Mrs. Krebs

  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Mama

  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Mother

  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Margaret

Marylouise Burke Biography

Marylouise Burke won a Drama Desk Award for her performance in Fuddy Meers at Manhattan Theatre Club and an Obie Award in 2014 for Sustained Excellence of Performance. Her Broadway credits include Into the Woods, Inherit the Wind, and Is He Dead?. Off-Broadway, she was seen recently in Rx; Love, Loss, and What I Wore; The Savannah Disputation; The Oldest Profession; Kimberly Akimbo; and Wonder of the World. She has appeared in many films, including Sideways, Series 7, Doubt, Ira & Abby, A Prairie Home Companion, Must Love Dogs, Meet Joe Black, and Sleepwalk With Me. Her television appearances include Alpha House, 30 Rock, Fringe, Law & Order, and Hung.

Marylouise Burke Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actress - Play Gold Star
Marylouise Burke, Kimberly Akimbo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Marylouise Burke, Kimberly Akimbo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play Gold Star
Marylouise Burke, Fuddy Meers

Marylouise Burke News

Interview: Brian Watkins Talks New Play EPIPHANY, OUTER RANGE on Amazon Prime Video & Photo Interview: Brian Watkins Talks New Play EPIPHANY, OUTER RANGE on Amazon Prime Video & Writing for TV Vs. Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

Brian Watkins is the writer of Epiphany, which just opened at Lincoln Center Theater. He is also the creator, and showrunner, and executive producer of Outer Range on Amazon Prime Video, and has a film project in the works. Read BroadwayWorld's interview with Watkins about Epiphany, the differences in writing for theatre vs. television, and more. 

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of EPIPHANY at Lincoln Center Theater Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of EPIPHANY at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

EPIPHANY, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli, is now open at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. See photos of the cast on opening here!

Review Roundup: EPIPHANY at Lincoln Center Theater; What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: EPIPHANY at Lincoln Center Theater; What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Jun 24, 2022

EPIPHANY, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli, officially opened at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Read all of the reviews for Epiphany here.

VIDEO: First Look at Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY Photo VIDEO: First Look at Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2022

EPIPHANY, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli, is currently in previews and opens on Thursday, June 23 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Get a first look at the production!

Photos: First Look at Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY Photo Photos: First Look at Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater's production of Epiphany, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli running at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. See the first photos of the production!

New Dates Announced for Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY Directed by Tyne Rafaeli Photo New Dates Announced for Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY Directed by Tyne Rafaeli
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced new dates for its upcoming production of Epiphany, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli.  The play will now begin previews Thursday, May 26 and open on Thursday, June 23 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). 

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for EPIPHANY at Lincoln Center Theater Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for EPIPHANY at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater is presenting Epiphany, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli. Epiphany will begin previews Thursday, May 19 and open on Thursday, June 16 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street).

Lincoln Center Theater to Present EPIPHANY by Brian Watkins Photo Lincoln Center Theater to Present EPIPHANY by Brian Watkins
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Epiphany, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli.  Epiphany will begin previews Thursday, May 19 and open on Thursday, June 16 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). 

Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MRS. DOUBTFIRE Photo Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MRS. DOUBTFIRE
by Jennifer Broski - Dec 6, 2021

Everyone's favorite nanny has arrived on Broadway, and isn't Mary Poppins. Just last night, Mrs. Doubtfire officially opened on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St). BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and you can check out photos from the red carpet arrivals below!

The Outliners to Present ZOOM WITH A VIEW to Benefit The Actor's Fund Photo The Outliners to Present ZOOM WITH A VIEW to Benefit The Actor's Fund
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2021

The Outliners, in support of The Actors Fund, present Zoom with a VIew, an evening of Zoom plays.

Marylouise Burke Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY VideoVIDEO: First Look at Lincoln Center Theater's EPIPHANY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2022

EPIPHANY, a new play by Brian Watkins, directed by Tyne Rafaeli, is currently in previews and opens on Thursday, June 23 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Get a first look at the production!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano in TRUE WEST on Broadway VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano in TRUE WEST on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 29, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), opened last week at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street), for a limited engagement through March 17, 2019.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRUE WEST with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRUE WEST with Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Jan 26, 2019

The American Airlines Theatre was the place to be last night as Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children), celebrated its opening night!

BWW TV: Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano Gear Up for Broadway Return in TRUE WEST! VideoBWW TV: Ethan Hawke & Paul Dano Gear Up for Broadway Return in TRUE WEST!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children).

VIDEO: Watch All New Promo for TRUE WEST, with Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano! VideoVIDEO: Watch All New Promo for TRUE WEST, with Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony & Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama True West, directed by James Macdonald (The Children).

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Holland Taylor & More in MTC's RIPCORD
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2015

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Ripcord, the new comedy by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Tony and Emmy Award winner David Hyde Pierce, opens tonight, October 20 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). Check out a first look below!

BWW TV: Get to Know the Company of MTC's RIPCORD- Holland Taylor, Rachel Dratch & More!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 10, 2015

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Ripcord, the new play by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Tony and Emmy Award winner David Hyde Pierce, begins previews Tuesday, September 29, 2015 for a Tuesday, October 20, 2015 opening night at MTC at New YorkCity Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

BWW TV: FISH IN THE DARK Montage! Jason Alexander Returns to Broadway in Larry David's Comedy Play
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 16, 2015

Tony Award-winning actor Jason Alexander recently assumed the role of 'Norman Drexel' in Larry David's hit comedy Fish In the Dark, directed by Anna D. Shapiro, at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). Alexander steps into the role created by David in the comedy about a death in the family. The limited engagement run of the production, originally scheduled through June 7, is extended for six weeks through Sunday, July 19. Click below to watch a montage of Alexander in the show!

VIDEO: Jason Alexander Talks FISH IN THE DARK; Performs Magic Act on 'Live'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 12, 2015

Jason Alexander stopped by this week's 'LIVE' and spoke about taking over the lead role for Larry David in Broadway's FISH IN THE DARK.

VIDEO: Jason Alexander and Larry David Talk FISH IN THE DARK on 'Tonight'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 9, 2015

Larry David and Jason Alexander stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to talk to Jimmy about their Broadway play Fish in the Dark.


Marylouise Burke Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Marylouise Burke been in?
Marylouise Burke has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Marylouise Burke been in?
Marylouise Burke has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Marylouise Burke been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo and Outstanding Featured Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Fuddy Meers .

What awards has Marylouise Burke won?
Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Kimberly Akimboand Outstanding Featured Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Fuddy Meers.

What is Marylouise Burke next theatre project?
Marylouise Burke's next show will be Epiphany which opens on 6/23/2022 on Off-Broadway.