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Tammy Grimes

 
Date of Birth: January 30, 1934 (88)

Birth Place: Lynn, MA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1989
Vee Talbott
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1986
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Dorothy Brock
  [Broadway]
1979
Paula Cramer
  [Broadway]
1977
Elmire
  [Broadway]
1976
Diana Nichols
Gert Franklyn
Hannah Warren
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1975
Performer
  [Broadway]
1969
Amanda Prynne
  [Broadway]
1968
Performer
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Production, 1967
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Elvira
  [Broadway]
1963
Performer
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1962
Molly Tobin
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1960
Molly Tobin
  [Broadway]
1959
Lulu d'Arville
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1956
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1983
Lila Halliday
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Revival, 1960
Moll

Photos

Joe Sirola attends the '12th Annual Love N' Courage' celebrating David Amram and Tamm Photo

Joe Sirola attends the '12th Annual Love N' Courage' celebrating David Amram and Tammy Grimes at The Players Club on March 2,, 2015 in New York City.

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01/01/2020
Tammy Grimes and Liliane Montevecchi attending 'Love n' Courage' - Theater for the Ne Photo

Tammy Grimes and Liliane Montevecchi attending 'Love n' Courage' - Theater for the New City Benefit at The National Arts Club on February 24, 2014 in New York City.

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Date:
07/06/2018
Tammy Grimes and Liliane Montevecchi attending 'Love n' Courage' - Theater for the Ne Photo

Tammy Grimes and Liliane Montevecchi attending 'Love n' Courage' - Theater for the New City Benefit at The National Arts Club on February 24, 2014 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
07/06/2018
Anne Jackson and Tammy Grimes Photo

Anne Jackson and Tammy Grimes

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Date:
01/01/2017
Tammy Grimes Photo

Tammy Grimes

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Date:
01/01/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1989
Vee Talbott

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Performer

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1986
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Dorothy Brock

  [Broadway]
1979
Paula Cramer

  [Broadway]
1977
Elmire

  [Broadway]
1976
Diana Nichols

Gert Franklyn

Hannah Warren

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1975
Performer

  [Broadway]
1969
Amanda Prynne

  [Broadway]
1968
Performer

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Production, 1967
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Elvira

  [Broadway]
1963
Performer

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1962
Molly Tobin

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1960
Molly Tobin

  [Broadway]
1959
Lulu d'Arville

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1956
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1983
Lila Halliday

  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Revival, 1960
Moll


Tammy Grimes Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1978 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Tammy Grimes, Tartuffe
 
Tony Awards - 1970 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Tammy Grimes, Private Lives
 
Tony Awards - 1961 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Gold Star
Tammy Grimes , The Unsinkable Molly Brown
 
Theatre World Awards - 1959 - Performance Gold Star
Tammy Grimes, Look After Lulu
 
Obie Awards - 1958 - Distinguished Performance (Actress) Gold Star
Tammy Grimes, Clerambard

Tammy Grimes News

Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today Photo Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

It's today! Award-winning vocalist Ann Kittredge's debut recording reIMAGINE, a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined and produced by award-winning songwriter and record producer Paul Rolnick, is available on all digital platforms as of today, May 16, 2022.

Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Th Photo Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

In celebration of her soon to be released album¬†Ann Kittredge:reIMAGINE(Jazzheads, Inc./King Kozmo Music), a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined, Ms. Kittredge, will appear at¬†The Laurie Beechman Theatre¬†(407 West 42nd Street ‚Äď between 9th & 10th Avenues) on¬†Thursday, May 26th at 7pm.

BWW Review: With TOGETHER INSIDE at Don't Tell Mama Becca Kidwell Graduates Photo BWW Review: With TOGETHER INSIDE at Don't Tell Mama Becca Kidwell Graduates
by Stephen Mosher - May 2, 2022

With Jeff Harnar and Matt Baker by her side, Becca Kidwell's new show has a brilliant new sheen on it.

42ND STREET Complete Recording Will Be Released on April 8 Photo 42ND STREET Complete Recording Will Be Released on April 8
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

Jay commenced the first complete recording of the original version of the musical with the original orchestrations by Philip J. Lang at Abbey Road Studios, London on October 5 1996 and completed it at Clinton Recording Studios, New York on October 19 1996. This will be the first time it is released to the public.

Who Was Meredith Willson? Photo Who Was Meredith Willson?
by Team BWW - Feb 5, 2022

In just under a week, The Music Man officially opens at the Winter Garden Theatre. Created in a time dominated by the works of musical theatre luminaries like Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Lowe and Leonard Bernstein, the musical is considered one of the greatest works of Broadway's Golden Age, though it was written by a lesser-known genius.

Sunday Morning Michael Dale: After a Brief Intermission... Photo Sunday Morning Michael Dale: After a Brief Intermission...
by Michael Dale - Nov 28, 2021

How my exposure to the diversity of New York theatre changed once I started going to Off-Off-Broadway more frequently than to Broadway.

BWW Review: PRONOUN SHOWDOWN Makes Sold-Out Return To Feinstein's/54 Below Photo BWW Review: PRONOUN SHOWDOWN Makes Sold-Out Return To Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 22, 2021

The popular series that rethinks and reinvents famous songs is back for another go-round.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: 42ND STREET se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: 42ND STREET se estrenaba en Broadway
by Nuria Pedret - Aug 25, 2021

El musical alzó el telón en el Winter Garden Theatre bajo la dirección de Gower Champion, y con Jerry Orbach y Tammy Grimmes como protagonistas

BWW Review: BETH MALONE Shines As Bright As The Day at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo BWW Review: BETH MALONE Shines As Bright As The Day at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 22, 2021

In her Feinstein's/54 Below debut solo show, Beth Malone delivers light into a formerly dark world.

BWW Feature: Women's History Month: The Trailblazers Photo BWW Feature: Women's History Month: The Trailblazers
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 31, 2021

Ask any of the women working in the nightclub industry who their idol is, who their role model, there heroine, and chances are they will say one of these names.

Tammy Grimes Videos

BWW TV: Kaitlin Lawrence of 42ND STREET National Tour
by Jeffrey Kare - Apr 18, 2016

Coming to the Durham Performing Arts Center from May 3rd-8th is the new national touring production of the Tony Award winning Broadway musical, 42nd Street! The cast features Kaitlin Lawrence as Dorothy Brock, a role originated on Broadway by Tammy Grimes.


Tammy Grimes Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tammy Grimes been in?
Tammy Grimes has appeared on Broadway in 12 shows.

How many West End shows has Tammy Grimes been in?
Tammy Grimes has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Tammy Grimes been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Tartuffe , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Private Lives , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Unsinkable Molly Brown Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Look After Lulu and Distinguished Performance (Actress) (Obie Awards) for Clerambard .

What awards has Tammy Grimes won?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Private Lives, Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Unsinkable Molly Brown Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Look After Luluand Distinguished Performance (Actress) (Obie Awards) for Clerambard.