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Paul Muni

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1958
Otto Kringelein
  [Broadway]
1955
Henry Drummond
Henry Drummond [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1949
Tony
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1946
Tevya
  [Broadway]
1942
George Simon
  [Broadway]
1942
Maddoc Thomas
  [Broadway]
1939
King McCloud
  [Broadway]
1932
George Simon
  [Broadway]
1931
George Simon
  [Broadway]
1931
Steven Moorhead
  [Broadway]
1930
Saul Holland

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1958
Otto Kringelein

  [Broadway]
1955
Henry Drummond

Henry Drummond [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1949
Tony

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1946
Tevya

  [Broadway]
1942
George Simon

  [Broadway]
1942
Maddoc Thomas

  [Broadway]
1939
King McCloud

  [Broadway]
1932
George Simon

  [Broadway]
1931
George Simon

  [Broadway]
1931
Steven Moorhead

  [Broadway]
1930
Saul Holland


Paul Muni Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1956 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Paul Muni, Inherit the Wind
 
Drama League Awards - 1940 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Paul Muni

Paul Muni News

Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About T Photo Theater Stories: RENT, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY and More About The Nederlander Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features the Nederlander Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show - Rent; recent shows to have been performed at the theatre, including War Paint, and Pretty Woman, plus much more!

BWW Interview: SISTERS IN LAW's Tovah Feldshuh - A Supreme Match for RBG Photo BWW Interview: SISTERS IN LAW's Tovah Feldshuh - A Supreme Match for RBG
by Gil Kaan - Sep 20, 2019

When I reached for my phone to call Tovah Feldshuh to interview her on her upcoming role as Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the west coast premiere of SISTERS IN LAW at The Wallis, I never expected to be so enthralled for the fifty minutes that followed; not only by the irascible, most delightful Tovah Feldshuh herself, but by the razor-witted Justice Ginsburg a?' a two-for-one interview!

Photo Flash: Hershey Area Playhouse Presents Inherit The Wind- REVISED Photo Photo Flash: Hershey Area Playhouse Presents Inherit The Wind- REVISED
by Julie Musbach - Sep 20, 2018

Hershey Area Playhouse is proud to present, Inherit the Wind, an American play by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, which debuted in 1955. The story fictionalizes the 1925 Scopes 'Monkey' Trial as a means to discuss the then-contemporary McCarthy trials.

Grippo Stage Co.'s THE BEN HECHT SHOW Premieres at Piven Theatre Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2016

Based on Ben Hecht's books A Guide For the Bedevilled and A Child Of the Century, in which Hecht confronts his own identity as an American Jew in the wake of the Nazi Holocaust, THE BEN HECHT SHOW begins today, June 10 and continues through July 17, 2016 at Piven Theatre at Noyes Cultural Center, 927 Noyes St. in Evanston. Tickets are currently available at grippostagecompany.com. The press opening is Tuesday, June 14 at 8 pm.

THE BEN HECHT SHOW to Debut This Summer at Piven Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2016

The fascinating life of Chicago newspaperman turned legendary playwright, screenwriter and novelist Ben Hecht takes center stage in Grippo Stage Company's world premiere of THE BEN HECHT SHOW, written and performed by James Sherman and directed by Dennis Za?ek.

Grippo Stage Co.'s THE BEN HECHT SHOW to Premiere This Summer at Piven Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2016

The fascinating life of Chicago newspaperman turned legendary playwright, screenwriter and novelist Ben Hecht takes center stage in Grippo Stage Company's world premiere of THE BEN HECHT SHOW, written and performed by James Sherman and directed by Dennis Za?ek.

THE BEN HECHT SHOW to Debut This Summer at Piven Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

The fascinating life of Chicago newspaperman turned legendary playwright, screenwriter and novelist Ben Hecht takes center stage in Grippo Stage Company's world premiere of THE BEN HECHT SHOW, written and performed by James Sherman and directed by Dennis Za?ek.

TREASURE Begins in October at Finborough Theatre
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 28, 2015

In a production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre, a unique opportunity to see a classic of Yiddish theatre for the first time in the UK - Treasure by David Pinski opens at the Finborough Theatre for a four week limited season on Tuesday, 20 October 2015 (Press Nights: Thursday, 22 October and Friday, 23 October 2015 at 7.30pm).

BWW Reviews: Actor James Sherman Shines in His THE BEN HECHT SHOW
by Gil Kaan - Aug 10, 2015

The West Coast Premiere of The Ben Hecht Show, ably directed by Dennis Zacek, showcases the charismatic performance of James Sherman in the titular role. In The Ben Hecht Show, playwright Sherman has written many a witty line ('She didn't have any anti-Semitic germs.') and dropped many a famous name (Moss Hart, Leonard Bernstein, Paul Muni, Stella Adler, Edward G. Robinson, Sidney Lumet, to name a few).

Academy-Award Winning Film AMADEUS Among Reel 13's December Lineup
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 8, 2014

Milos Forman's critically acclaimed film adaptation of Peter Shaffer's 1979 Broadway hit Amadeus transports viewers to the visually lavish and musical world of one of the most prolific composers of all time on Reel 13 in December.


Paul Muni Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Paul Muni been in?
Paul Muni has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

How many West End shows has Paul Muni been in?
Paul Muni has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Paul Muni been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Inherit the Wind and Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) .

What awards has Paul Muni won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Inherit the Windand Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards).