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Stacy Keach

 
Date Of Birth:
June 02, 1941 (81)
Birth Place:
Savannah, GA, USA
Bio:
LCT: Other Desert Cities (Outer Critics Circle Award nomination). Broadway: Love Letters, Indians (Tony nom., Drama Desk Award), Deathtrap, Solitary Confinement, The Kentucky Cycle (Helen Hayes Award). NYSF: Falstaff, Henry IV Parts I and II; the title roles in Peer Gynt and Hamlet (Obie Award). ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 02, 1941 (81)

Birth Place: Savannah, GA, USA

Bio:
LCT: Other Desert Cities (Outer Critics Circle Award nomination). Broadway: Love Letters, Indians (Tony nom., Drama Desk Award), Deathtrap, Solitary Confinement, The Kentucky Cycle (Helen Hayes Award). NYSF: Falstaff, Henry IV Parts I and II; the title roles in Peer Gynt and Hamlet (Obie Award). ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Andrew Makepeace Ladd III [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2011
Lyman Wyeth
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2011
Lyman Wyeth
  [Broadway]
1993
Ezekiel Rowen (1861)
Jed Rowen (1890)
Joshua Rowen (1954)
Gun Thug
Joshua Rowen (1975)
Michael Rowen (1775)
Michael Rowen (1776)
Michael Rowen (1792)
  [Broadway]
1992
Richard Jannings
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 1981
Phineas Taylor Barnum
  [Broadway]
1978
Sidney Bruhl [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1972
Hamlet
  [Off-Broadway]
1971
James Tyrone Jr.
  [Broadway]
1969
Buffalo Bill
  [Off-Broadway]
1969
Boyg who is Peer Gynt
Peer Gynt
  [Broadway]
1968
Edmund
  [Off-Broadway]
1968
Sir John Falstaff
  [Off-Broadway]
1968
Sir John Falstaff
  [Off-Broadway]
1967
August (Demonstration)
The Man (Man and Dog)
  [Off-Broadway]
1967
MacBird
  [Broadway]
1966
Performer
  [Broadway]
1965
Mr. Horner
  [Broadway]
1965
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1964
Marcellus/ First Player

Stacy Keach Biography

LCT: Other Desert Cities (Outer Critics Circle Award nomination). Broadway: Love Letters, Indians (Tony nom., Drama Desk Award), Deathtrap, Solitary Confinement, The Kentucky Cycle (Helen Hayes Award). NYSF: Falstaff, Henry IV Parts I and II; the title roles in Peer Gynt and Hamlet (Obie Award). Other NYC: MacBird (Obie and Drama Desk awards), Long Day's Journey Into Night (Obie Award). Tours: Frost/Nixon (Helen Hayes Award), Sleuth, Barnum, Camelot, The King and I. UK: Art, Hughie (National Theatre). Regional: Title role, Cyrano de Bergerac, King Lear (2010 Helen Hayes Award), Finishing the Picture. Films include The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, End of the Road, The New Centurions, Doc, Fat City, Luther, The Long Riders, The Ninth Configuration, Up in Smoke, Nice Dreams, Judge Roy Bean, Escape From L.A., American History X, W., Imbued (also composed the score); upcoming The Bourne Legacy and Planes. TV: "Mike Hammer," "Hemingway" (Golden Globe Award, Emmy nom.), "Mistral's Daughter," "The Blue and the Gray," "Titus," "Prison Break," "Lights Out," "Two and a Half Men," "Bored to Death" (upcoming). Other: nar- rates "American Greed," charter member L.A. Theater Works, 2011 Audie Award, "The Little Death" Mike Hammer radio novel (star and composer). Recently released first songs: "Anything for Money" and "Out of Work Blues." Twenty-eight years, Honorary Chairman, the Cleft Palate Foundation.

Stacy Keach Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Stacy Keach, Other Desert Cities
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2010 - The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play Gold Star
Stacy KeachKing Lear
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production Gold Star
Stacy KeachFrost/Nixon
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play
Stacy KeachMacbeth
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Stacy Keach , The Kentucky Cycle
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production
Stacy KeachSolitary Confinement
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Production
Stacy KeachRichard III
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1973 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Stacy Keach, Hamlet
 
Obie Awards - 1973 - Distinguished Performances Gold Star
Stacy Keach, Hamlet
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1971 - Vernon Rice Award Gold Star
Stacy Keach, Long Day's Journey Into Night
 
Obie Awards - 1971 - Performance Gold Star
Stacy Keach, Long Day's Journey Into Night
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1970 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Stacy Keach, Indians
 
Tony Awards - 1970 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Stacy Keach , Indians
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1967 - Best Performance Gold Star
Stacy Keach, MacBird!
 
Obie Awards - 1967 - Performance Gold Star
Stacy Keach, MacBird!

Stacy Keach News

Ato Blankson-Wood Will Lead HAMLET in The Public Theater's 61st Season of Free Shakes Photo Ato Blankson-Wood Will Lead HAMLET in The Public Theater's 61st Season of Free Shakespeare in the Park
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 12, 2023

The 61st season of Free Shakespeare in the Park at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park will feature the classic drama HAMLET, directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon and featuring Tony Award nominee Ato Blankson-Wood (Slave Play, Public Works’ As You Like It) in the title role.

OTHER DESERT CITIES Opens January 13 At Theatre Palisades Photo OTHER DESERT CITIES Opens January 13 At Theatre Palisades
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 5, 2023

‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčTheatre Palisades was founded in 1963, making 2023 their 60th anniversary. They will be opening the anniversary season with 'Other Desert Cities' by Jon Robin Baitz. The play made its Broadway debut in November 2011 and was a finalist for the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church to Present THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER This Holiday Seaso Photo St. Andrew's Episcopal Church to Present THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER This Holiday Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Yardley will present Thornton Wilder's one act play The Long Christmas Dinner on December 11 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm.

Norm Lewis Headline Rubicon Theatre Company's 25th Year Benefit Concert Photo Norm Lewis Headline Rubicon Theatre Company's 25th Year Benefit Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022

Rubicon Theatre Company will begin its 25th year with a¬†‚ÄúStarry Soiree‚ÄĚ celebration headlined by¬†Emmy, Tony, Grammy and SAG Award Nominee¬†NORM LEWIS.¬†At the October 8th event, attendees will be treated to a concert of musical¬†theatre hits sung by Lewis, Broadway‚Äôs first African-American ‚ÄúPhantom‚ÄĚ and celebrated artists of stage and screen.

Stacy Keach, Sarah Drew & More to Star in TWELFTH NIGHT Presented by L.A. Theatre Wor Photo Stacy Keach, Sarah Drew & More to Star in TWELFTH NIGHT Presented by L.A. Theatre Works
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

 Mischief, madness and merry-making. L.A. Theatre Works, the world’s leading producer of audio theater, will present a state-of-the-art recording of William Shakespeare’s delightful, gender-bending rom-com, Twelfth Night. 

Interview: Martin Silvestri, Joel Higgins & Christine Andreas Talk About the Past and Photo Interview: Martin Silvestri, Joel Higgins & Christine Andreas Talk About the Past and Future of THE FIELDS OF AMBROSIA at Surflight Theatre
by Ricky Pope - Sep 3, 2022

One of the most enduring of human beliefs is the idea of the existence of an afterlife. All sorts of terrors and challenges can be endured in an earthly life if one believes in a world beyond where things will be not only better but perfect. That is one of the central ideas of THE FIELDS OF AMBROSIA, a musical that is opening next week at Surflight Theatre in Beach Haven, NJ on Long Beach Island.

JoBeth Williams & Peter Strauss to Star in LOVE AMONG THE RUINS World Premiere at Lag Photo JoBeth Williams & Peter Strauss to Star in LOVE AMONG THE RUINS World Premiere at Laguna Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Laguna Playhouse has¬†announced that JoBeth Williams (‚ÄúPoltergeist,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Big Chill‚ÄĚ) and Peter Strauss (‚ÄúRich Man, Poor Man,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Jericho Mile‚ÄĚ) are set to star in the upcoming World Premiere production,¬†based on the 1975 ABC Theatre Presentation that starred Katharine Hepburn and Laurence Olivier, of LOVE AMONG THE RUINS.

CNBC'S AMERICAN GREED Biggest Season Ever Continues September 27 Photo CNBC'S AMERICAN GREED Biggest Season Ever Continues September 27
by Michael Major - Aug 31, 2022

Featuring unprecedented access and eye-opening first interviews with victims and whistleblowers, the documentary series goes beyond the sensational headlines to tell diverse tales of excess, outrage and gross abuses of power. ¬†Some people will do anything for money.¬†Plus, listen to the new season of ‚ÄúAmerican Greed‚ÄĚ wherever you get your podcasts.

Rubicon Theatre Company to Present ALMOST, MAINE in September Photo Rubicon Theatre Company to Present ALMOST, MAINE in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2022

Rubicon Theatre Company will present the third production of its 2022-2023 Season with ALMOST, MAINE, written by JOHN CARIANI and directed by STEPHANIE A. COLTRIN.  ALMOST, MAINE begins previews on Wednesday, September 7; opens on Saturday, September 10 at 7 p.m.; and runs through Sunday, September 25.

Rubicon Theatre of Ventura Announces the Official Opening
Of the Sandra and Jordan L Photo Rubicon Theatre of Ventura Announces the Official Opening Of the Sandra and Jordan Laby Hall Gallery Space
by Grace Cutler - Jul 17, 2022

RUBICON THEATRE COMPANY, Ventura’s non-profit professional theatre company, is emerging from the pandemic shutdown by reimagining underutilized space in the theatre. The building is at 1006 E Main Street is owned by Rubicon, and has served as home for artistry of the organization for 24 years.

Stacy Keach Videos

VIDEO: Stacy Keach Talks Starring With Harris Yulin in VIENNA Virtual Play Videoplay
VIDEO: Stacy Keach Talks Starring With Harris Yulin in VIENNA Virtual Play

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 26, 2021

Streaming online beginning Sunday, November 28, 2021, Vienna, explores the relationship between Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung, widely considered to be the fathers of psychotherapy, whose bond and eventual breakup is expertly portrayed by Yulin (Freud) and Keach (Jung) in this World Premiere Zoom presentation.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares Trailer & Key Art for Original Film GIRLFRIEND'S DAY
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 17, 2017

In the Netflix original film, GIRLFRIEND'S DAY, director Michael Paul Stephenson (The American Scream) invites you to experience a clever and quirky story about love, loss and the worst place to get a paper cut.

VIDEO: Broadway's REBECCA Scandal Featured on CNBC's AMERICAN GREED - Watch Preview Clips!
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 9, 2016

In the all-new episode titled 'The Phantom Fraudster of Broadway', premiering August 11th at 10 pm/ET, the show will follow New York stockbroker Mark Hotton, who stole millions from investors and caused the Broadway premiere of REBECCA to implode. Check out clips from the episode below!

VIDEO: Showtime Releases Trailer for Season 4 of Hit Drama RAY DONOVAN
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2016

Today, SHOWTIME released the full length trailer for the fourth season of its hit drama series¬†RAY DONOVAN, starring Liev Schreiber in his three-time Golden Globe¬ģ¬†and Emmy-nominated role.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Friends' Reunite in New Clip from NBC's TRIBUTE TO JAMES BURROWS
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 17, 2016

Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow and Matt LeBlanc explain how Director Jim Burrows brought them together on 'Friends.'

BWW TV: Alan Alda and Candice Bergen Join the Cast of Broadway's LOVE LETTERS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 15, 2014

Love Letters began performances on Saturday, September 13, 2014 and officially opened Thursday, September 18, 2014 to critical acclaim, starring Brian Dennehy and Mia Farrow, and now stars Alan Alda and Candice Bergen in a strictly limited engagement through Thursday, December 18, at theBrooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street). The Alda/Bergen cast of Love Letters will be followed by limited engagements of award winning stars of the stage and screen that will include Stacy Keach&Diana Rigg and Anjelica Huston & Martin Sheen. Diana Rigg is appearing with the support of Actors' Equity Association. BroadwayWorld was there for Alda and Bergen's first official night, and you can check out interviews with the show's new stars below!

VIDEO: Alan Alda, Candice Bergen Talk Broadway's LOVE LETTERS on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 13, 2014

Two entertainment legends, Alan Alda and Candice Bergen stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about working together for the first time in their careers in Broadway's LOVE LETTERS.

VIDEO: LOVE LETTERS' Carol Burnett Shares Iconic Tarzan Call & More on Bravo!
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 15, 2014

Comedy legend Carol Burnett, currently appearing in Broadway's LOVE LETTERS, stopped by this week's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE on Bravo and looked back on her time on 'The Carol Burnett Show'.

VIDEO: LOVE LETTERS' Carol Burnett Says Performing Is Like 'Walking a Tightrope' on Today
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 10, 2014

Comedy legend Carol Burnett stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about her role in Broadway's 'Love Letters' and explains that the audience is her partner when she's on stage.

VIDEO: Carol Burnett Talks Broadway's LOVE LETTERS, Looks Back on Variety Show on 'Colbert'
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 9, 2014

Comedy legend Carol Burnett stopped by last night's THE COLBERT REPORT and looked back on her time on 'The Carol Burnett Show' and describes her role in Broadway's 'Love Letters.' Check out the appearance in full below!


Stacy Keach Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Stacy Keach been in?
Stacy Keach has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Stacy Keach been in?
Stacy Keach has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Stacy Keach been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Other Desert Cities , The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for King Lear , Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Frost/Nixon , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Macbeth , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Kentucky Cycle , Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Solitary Confinement , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Richard III , Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Hamlet , Distinguished Performances (Obie Awards) for Hamlet , Vernon Rice Award (Drama Desk Awards) for Long Day's Journey Into Night , Performance (Obie Awards) for Long Day's Journey Into Night , Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Indians , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Indians Best Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for MacBird! and Performance (Obie Awards) for MacBird! .

What awards has Stacy Keach won?
The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for King Lear, Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Frost/Nixon, Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Hamlet, Distinguished Performances (Obie Awards) for Hamlet, Vernon Rice Award (Drama Desk Awards) for Long Day's Journey Into Night, Performance (Obie Awards) for Long Day's Journey Into Night, Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Indians Best Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for MacBird! and Performance (Obie Awards) for MacBird!.