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Sarah Bernhardt

 
Date of Birth: October 23, 1844
Date of Death: March 26, 1923 (78)

Birth Place: Paris, FRANCE

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1917
Performer
  [Broadway]
1913
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1911
Performer
  [Broadway]
1910
Performer
  [Broadway]
1910
Performer
  [Broadway]
1910
Performer
  [Broadway]
1910
Performer
  [Broadway]
1905
Marguerite Gauthier
  [Broadway]
1900
Roxane
  [Broadway]
1900
Hamlet
  [Broadway]
1900
Performer
  [Broadway]
1900
Marguerite Gauthier
  [Broadway]
1900
Performer
  [Broadway]
1896
Performer
  [Broadway]
1880
Performer
  [Broadway]
1906
Performer

Writing

Source Material

Photos

Deanne Lorette, our gorgeous Sarah Bernhardt. Photo

Deanne Lorette, our gorgeous Sarah Bernhardt.

From: 
Date:
10/27/2014


Acclaimed actress Sarah Bernhardt is among the first of many legendary performers to appear on the new Columbia stage.

From: 
Date:
12/15/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1917
Performer

  [Broadway]
1913
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1911
Performer

  [Broadway]
1910
Performer

  [Broadway]
1910
Performer

  [Broadway]
1910
Performer

  [Broadway]
1910
Performer

  [Broadway]
1905
Marguerite Gauthier

  [Broadway]
1900
Roxane

  [Broadway]
1900
Hamlet

  [Broadway]
1900
Performer

  [Broadway]
1900
Marguerite Gauthier

  [Broadway]
1900
Performer

  [Broadway]
1896
Performer

  [Broadway]
1880
Performer

  [Broadway]
1906
Performer

Writing
Source Material





Sarah Bernhardt News

Melbourne Theatre Company Announces 2023 Season Photo Melbourne Theatre Company Announces 2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022

Melbourne Theatre Company Artistic Director & Co-CEO Anne-Louise Sarks revealed her inaugural season for the Company, marking a new artistic era for Victoria's state theatre company.

Paris Opera Presents TOSCA Next Month Photo Paris Opera Presents TOSCA Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2022

When Giacomo Puccini saw a performance of Victorien Sardo's play La Tosca, whilst Sarah Bernhardt was touring with it in Milan, he was immediately captivated by the power of the drama. Love, politics, sadism and religion: all these ingredients are brought together in the story of the jealous and impulsive singer Floria Tosca, who is in love with the idealistic Mario Cavaradossi in an Italy fighting for its independence.

Review: A MOMENT WITH MARK ST. GERMAIN at Great Barrington Public Theater Photo Review: A MOMENT WITH MARK ST. GERMAIN at Great Barrington Public Theater
by Adam Cohen - Jul 8, 2022

Mark St. Germain is a prolific playwright whose works have been performed in New York City, the Berkshires and beyond. He has written the plays CAMPING WITH HENRY AND TOM (Outer Critics Circle Award and Lucille Lortel Award), OUT OF GAS ON LOVER'S LEAP and FORGIVING TYPHOID MARY (Time Magazine's 'Year's Ten Best') , EARS ON A BEATLE and THE GOD COMMITTEE, all published by Samuel French and Dramatist Play Service. With Randy Courts, he has written the musicals THE GIFTS OF THE MAGI, JOHNNY PYE AND THE FOOLKILLER, winner of an AT&T 'New Plays For The Nineties Award' and JACK'S HOLIDAY at Playwrights Horizons. Mark's musical, STAND BY YOUR MAN, The Tammy Wynette Story was created for Nashville's Ryman Theater.

Quintessence Theatre Group Extends Reclamation Repertory Photo Quintessence Theatre Group Extends Reclamation Repertory
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2022

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia's professional classic repertory theatre, announces the extension of The Reclamation Repertory,  a rotating repertory of Pearl Cleage's epic historical fiction Flyin' West and Alexandre Dumas fils' enduring tragic romance Camille.

Tovah Feldshuh Will Lead Virtual Presentation Of BECOMING Dr. RUTH Next Week Photo Tovah Feldshuh Will Lead Virtual Presentation Of BECOMING Dr. RUTH Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2022

Beloved psychologist Dr. Ruth Westheimer celebrates her 94th birthday this June, and in celebration, six-time Tony- and Emmy-nominated actor Tovah Feldshuh and the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will present a special virtual broadcast of the one-woman Off-Broadway show, Becoming Dr. Ruth.

Quintessence Theatre to Present The Reclamation Repertory Featuring FLYIN' WEST and C Photo Quintessence Theatre to Present The Reclamation Repertory Featuring FLYIN' WEST and CAMILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia's professional classic repertory theatre, will conclude with Season XII: Breaking the Cycle with a rotating repertory of Pearl Cleage’s epic historical fiction Flyin' West and Alexandre Dumas fils’ enduring tragic romance Camille. 

Washington DC's Historic National Theatre Foundation Adds New Board Members Photo Washington DC's Historic National Theatre Foundation Adds New Board Members
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022

Washington DC's oldest continuously operating theatre, The National Theatre has added four distinguished new members to its Board of Directors. Joining the theatre's Board are private equity pioneer Daryn Dodson, longtime non-profit and arts leader Peter Jablow, innovative advertising and marketing executive Jean Komendera, and civic leader and two-term Washington DC Mayor, Anthony A. Williams.

New Hampshire Theatre Project to Present WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET Photo New Hampshire Theatre Project to Present WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2022

New Hampshire Theatre Project’s 2021-22 MainStage season will continue with the sophisticated new comedy Women Playing Hamlet by William Missouri Downs.

Teatr Wielki - Opera Narodowa Presents TOSCA This Month Photo Teatr Wielki - Opera Narodowa Presents TOSCA This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2022

Not unlike Picasso or Klimt, Puccini painted a series of fascinating and multifaceted female portraits. His Manon, Mimi, Tosca, Cio-Cio-San, Magda, and the seemingly frigid Turandot who secretly pines for love, continue to spellbind opera audiences across the world. As time goes by, the characters do not lose any of their distinct flavour, appeal, and relevance, although their stories are set is long-gone realities.

New Comedy WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET Opens Friday At New Hampshire Theatre Project Photo New Comedy WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET Opens Friday At New Hampshire Theatre Project
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 10, 2022

New Hampshire Theatre Project's 2021-22 MainStage season continues with the sophisticated new comedy Women Playing Hamlet by William Missouri Downs.

Sarah Bernhardt Videos

BWW TV: Bard + Bernhardt= Broadway! Janet McTeer & Company Celebrate Opening Night of VideoBWW TV: Bard + Bernhardt= Broadway! Janet McTeer & Company Celebrate Opening Night of BERNHARDT/HAMLET
by TV - Opening Night Special - Sep 26, 2018

To Broadway, or not to Broadway? It's not such a question for Bernhardt/Hamlet, which celebrated a triumphant opening last night at the American Airlines Theatre. 

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Janet McTeer & Company in BERNHARDT/HAMLET on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Janet McTeer & Company in BERNHARDT/HAMLET on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 24, 2018

Bernhardt/Hamlet opens officially on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. This is a limited engagement through November 11, 2018 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).

BWW TV: What Is BERNHARDT/HAMLET All About? Janet McTeer & Company Explain! VideoBWW TV: What Is BERNHARDT/HAMLET All About? Janet McTeer & Company Explain!
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 11, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present the world premiere of Bernhardt/Hamlet by Pulitzer finalist Theresa Rebeck, directed by Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel, and starring Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe, Tony & Olivier Award winner Janet McTeer as 'Sarah Bernhardt.' The play will begin preview performances on September 1, 2018 and opens officially on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. This is a limited engagement through November 18, 2018 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway.

Video: First Look at Scenes from the Canadian Premiere of MY NIGHT WITH REG
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2017

David Mirvish is delighted to present the Studio 180 Theatre production of MY NIGHT WITH REG, by Kevin Elyot, directed by Joel Greenberg. MY NIGHT WITH REG plays February 10 to 26 at the Panasonic Theatre.


Sarah Bernhardt Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sarah Bernhardt been in?
Sarah Bernhardt has appeared on Broadway in 18 shows.

How many West End shows has Sarah Bernhardt been in?
Sarah Bernhardt has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Sarah Bernhardt written?
Sarah Bernhardt has written 1 shows including Writings (Source Material).