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Sophie Tucker

 
Sophie Tucker Headshot
Date of Birth: January 13, 1884
Date of Death: February 09, 1966 (82)

Birth Place: RUSSIA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1941
Sophie Tucker
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1939
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1938
Mrs. Goodhue
Mrs. Goodhue
  [Broadway]
1924
Performer
  [Broadway]
1919
Aunt Kittie
  [Broadway]
1910
Performer

Writing

Source Material

Photos

Samuel Floyd and Janet Aldrich Photo

Samuel Floyd and Janet Aldrich

From: 
Date:
08/04/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1941
Sophie Tucker

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1939
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1938
Mrs. Goodhue

Mrs. Goodhue

  [Broadway]
1924
Performer

  [Broadway]
1919
Aunt Kittie

  [Broadway]
1910
Performer

Writing
Source Material





Sophie Tucker News

RED HOT MAMA Announced At North Coast Rep Variety Nights Photo RED HOT MAMA Announced At North Coast Rep Variety Nights
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2022

Currently celebrating its 25th Anniversary, the award-winning show RED HOT MAMA was conceived & written by Sharon McNight based on the writings and music of Ms. Sophie Tucker.

Carole J. Bufford To Bring VINTAGE POP! To St. Louis in August Photo Carole J. Bufford To Bring VINTAGE POP! To St. Louis in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

After sellout engagements in New York, LA and London, Carole J. Bufford will bring her show Vintage Pop! to Blue Strawberry in St. Louis, MO on Thursday, August 18th.

Sharon McNight to Bring RED HOT MOMA to The Mansion Of Saratoga This Week Photo Sharon McNight to Bring RED HOT MOMA to The Mansion Of Saratoga This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022

Sharon McNight will bring the Silver Anniversary Tour of 'Red Hot Mama' to The Mansion of Saratoga this Thurs. July 21 at 8 p.m.

Review: HOT HOT HOT A SUMMER CONCERT Showcases Talent and Teaching at Don't Tell Mama Photo Review: HOT HOT HOT A SUMMER CONCERT Showcases Talent and Teaching at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 14, 2022

Bad advertising couldn't keep away the crowds who knew what was really happening last night at Don't Tell Mama.

Morgan James to Perform at The Mansion Of Saratoga Tomorrow Photo Morgan James to Perform at The Mansion Of Saratoga Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2022

The Mansion of Saratoga's 801 dinner concert series has a packed line up of top talent this season. Tomorrow night, Thursday July 7, popular R&B recording artist Morgan James will perform on the Mansion's great tented deck at 8 p.m.

1812 Productions Announces Regional Premiere Of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG and More for Photo 1812 Productions Announces Regional Premiere Of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG and More for 2022-2023 Season
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

1812 Productions, Philadelphia's all comedy theatre company, has announced their 2022-2023 season of laughs coming to Plays & Players Theatre in Center City, Philadelphia. Of note, the company will stage the professional regional premiere of the international hit sensation THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, coming in 2023, along with new stagings of two of 1812's popular hits, THIS IS THE WEEK THAT IS and BROADS.

LOOKING FOR ME FRIEND: THE MUSIC OF VICTORIA WOOD Announces Edinburgh Festival Fringe Photo LOOKING FOR ME FRIEND: THE MUSIC OF VICTORIA WOOD Announces Edinburgh Festival Fringe Run
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

Written and performed by Paulus of BBC 1's All Together Now, Looking For Me Friend: The Music of Victoria Wood plays in the Drawing Room at the Assembly Rooms throughout August 2022 as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

BWW Interview: Catching Up With BORGHESI'S BACK! Creator and Performer Leanne Borghes Photo BWW Interview: Catching Up With BORGHESI'S BACK! Creator and Performer Leanne Borghesi
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 26, 2022

The force of nature that is Leanne Borghesi expounds on life, art, community and more with Broadway World interviewer Stephen Mosher.

Carole J. Bufford to Bring VINTAGE POP! to Hollywood Photo Carole J. Bufford to Bring VINTAGE POP! to Hollywood
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 19, 2022

After sellout engagements in New York and London, singer Carole J. Bufford will bring her newest show Vintage Pop! to Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood, The Purple Room in Palm Springs, and Martinis in San Diego. She will appear in Hollywood on Wednesday, March 30, at 8:30pm; in Palm Springs on Friday, April 1, at 8pm; and in San Diego on Saturday, April 2, at 8pm.

Pompano Beach Arts Music Series Announces Lineup Photo Pompano Beach Arts Music Series Announces Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 21, 2022

Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department has announced the return of the Pompano Beach Arts Music Series featuring virtuoso performances by award-winning, globally acclaimed vocal artists and musicians.

Sophie Tucker Videos

Cinnabar Theater Presents Sharon McKnight in RED HOT MAMA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Red Hot Mama - The Sophie Tucker Songbook - is the story of the first lady of show business, the 'Last of the Red Hot Mamas', whose remarkable career spanned sixty years.  It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway and Las Vegas, in a critically acclaimed One-Woman Off-Broadway musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Tony Award Nominee Sharon McNight.   The LA Times reported, 'McNight gives the performance of a lifetime as 'The Last of the Red Hot Mamas'.

Cinnabar Theater Presents Sharon McKnight in RED HOT MAMA
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2016

Red Hot Mama - The Sophie Tucker Songbook - is the story of the first lady of show business, the 'Last of the Red Hot Mamas', whose remarkable career spanned sixty years.  It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway and Las Vegas, in a critically acclaimed One-Woman Off-Broadway musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Tony Award Nominee Sharon McNight.   The LA Times reported, 'McNight gives the performance of a lifetime as 'The Last of the Red Hot Mamas'.

WHITE CHRISTMAS Cast Celebrates 100th Year of New Haven's Shubert Theater
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 23, 2014

What better way to commemorate the 100th birthday of one of the nation's most storied theaters - The Shubert Theater in New Haven, Connecticut - than with a special video starring the national company of Irving Berlin's White Christmas, the first show to take the stage in the theater's centennial year?

Ballet Teacher, David Howard, Passes Away at Age 76
by Christina Mancuso - Aug 14, 2013

One of the world's greatest ballet teachers, David Howard, has passed away at the age of 76. He was a true legend in his field, whose generosity of spirit, great sense of humor, and dedication to the art have inspired many generations of dancers.


Sophie Tucker Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sophie Tucker been in?
Sophie Tucker has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Sophie Tucker been in?
Sophie Tucker has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Sophie Tucker written?
Sophie Tucker has written 1 shows including Sophie (Source Material).