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Katharine Hepburn News

Also Credited As: Katherine Burns
 
Date of Birth: May 12, 1907
Date of Death: June 29, 2003 (96)

Birth Place: Hartford, CT, USA
Last Chance to Catch Christine Andreas Celebrate Edith Piaf! Photo Last Chance to Catch Christine Andreas Celebrate Edith Piaf!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2021

Two-time Tony Award nominee Christine Andreas brings her dynamic voice and passionate interpretations to celebrate the music and life of one of the greatest musical artists of all time - Edith Piaf. Through Piaf's famous songs and stories of the celebrated songstresses' career, Andreas weaves a journey filled with love, loss, and ultimately hope. Martin Sylvestri music directs the evening.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 27-28- with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Alex Newell Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 27-28- with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Alex Newell and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 27-28, 2020.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 20-21- with Santino Fontana, Jessie Mueller an Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 20-21- with Santino Fontana, Jessie Mueller and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 20-21, 2020.

BWW Review: CHRISTINE ANDREAS: PIAF, NO REGRETS from The Cabaret Project Of St. Louis Photo BWW Review: CHRISTINE ANDREAS: PIAF, NO REGRETS from The Cabaret Project Of St. Louis Hits Every Spectacular Note Possible
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 19, 2021

When the Cabaret Project of St. Louis asked Christine Andreas to be a part of their TRIBUTES series, they couldn't have known they were facilitating a cinematic work of art this remarkable... but they did, and we are all the better for it.

VIDEO: Christine Andreas Sings PIAF, NO REGRETS - A Tribute to Edith Piaf Photo VIDEO: Christine Andreas Sings PIAF, NO REGRETS - A Tribute to Edith Piaf
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2021

Two time Tony nominee Christine Andreas (On Your Toes, The Scarlett Pimpernel, La Cage aux Folles) continues The Cabaret Project of St. Louis’ virtual season of TRIBUTES with PIAF, NO REGRETS, an homage to the legendary French chanteuse Edith Piaf. 

Theater Stories: A CHORUS LINE, The HELLO, DOLLY! Revival, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & Mo Photo Theater Stories: A CHORUS LINE, The HELLO, DOLLY! Revival, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More About The Shubert Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Shubert Theatre! Learn about one of the longest running Broadway shows of all time, A Chorus Line, the incredibly successful production of To Kill a Mockingbird, the star-studded revival of Hello, Dolly! and more.

Oscar and Emmy Winner Cloris Leachman Has Passed Away at 94 Photo Oscar and Emmy Winner Cloris Leachman Has Passed Away at 94
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to learn of the passing of entertainment legend Cloris Leachman. Leachman, an Oscar winner and multiple Emmy winner, died of natural causes at the age of 94. 

Metropolitan Playhouse to Stream THE MAGICAL CITY Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Stream THE MAGICAL CITY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2021

A backstage drama of poetry, business, and murder.

South Bend Civic Theatre Announces Launch Of 2021 Virtual Season Photo South Bend Civic Theatre Announces Launch Of 2021 Virtual Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021

In order to protect the health and safety of CIVIC cast members, the season starts with one-person shows including Tea at Five, a full-length play detailing the life of Katharine Hepburn at ages 31 and 76, and Vincent, a moving play that explores the passion and torment of Vincent Van Gogh.

TCM Big Screen Classics Series Begins Jan. 24 & 27 With THE MALTESE FALCON Photo TCM Big Screen Classics Series Begins Jan. 24 & 27 With THE MALTESE FALCON
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2021

Next year, film aficionados can enjoy a yearlong journey spanning nine decades of cinema history, through a dozen of some of the movie industry’s greatest titles, as Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies present the seventh annual TCM Big Screen Classics series.

Billy Stritch, Christine Andreas, Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare Headline TRIBUTES, Photo Billy Stritch, Christine Andreas, Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare Headline TRIBUTES, The Cabaret Project of St. Louis' Virtual Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2021

In this exciting new series from the Cabaret Project St. Louis, three great cabaret's celebrating some of the greatest singers in history. Check out a sneak peek video of the series below!

FUNNY GIRL llega al catálogo de Netflix Photo FUNNY GIRL llega al catálogo de Netflix
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Jan 3, 2021

El clásico de 1968 FUNNY GIRL llegó el pasado 1 de enero a la plataforma Netflix, engrosando así su catálogo de musicales y películas clásicas que podemos disfrutar en streaming.

VIDEO: Katharine 'Kat' Kramer Celebrates Lily Tomlin On New HMP CELEBRITY SHOWCASE On Photo VIDEO: Katharine 'Kat' Kramer Celebrates Lily Tomlin On New HMP CELEBRITY SHOWCASE On YouTube
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2020

When actress Katharine 'Kat' Kramer made her debut on Richard Skipper Celebrates podcast this past Saturday, she announced that she would be featured in the first episode on the new YouTube channel that HMP Celebrity Showcase has just launched.

Richard Skipper Celebrates Katharine 'Kat' Kramer This Weekend! Photo Richard Skipper Celebrates Katharine 'Kat' Kramer This Weekend!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

Richard Skipper celebrates Katharine 'Kat' Kramer, tomorrow Afternoon December 5th at 5PM ET/2PM PT . Streaming LIVE on Facebook and YouTube.

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by BWW Staff - Dec 2, 2020

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by BWW Staff - Nov 25, 2020

BWW Review: JANIS STEVENS IS RIVETING AS KATHARINE HEPBURN  at American Stage Photo BWW Review: JANIS STEVENS IS RIVETING AS KATHARINE HEPBURN at American Stage
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Nov 24, 2020

In Rick Foster's play, Kate: The Unexamined Life of Katharine Hepburn at American Stage, actress Janis Stevens simply is Kate. She channeled the spirit of 92-year-old Katharine and wore her as easily as one puts on a sweater. From the warble in her speech to the essential tremor, wheelchair-bound in an attic of memories, on New Year's Eve 1999, Janis took us on a behind the scenes journey of an unlikely Hollywood star in the 1930s.

Acclaimed US Artist Danielle Durchslag Makes European Debut At UK Jewish Film Festiva Photo Acclaimed US Artist Danielle Durchslag Makes European Debut At UK Jewish Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2020

Renowned American artist and filmmaker Danielle Durchslag has never before exhibited in Europe until now. A rising star this side of the Atlantic, Danielle is making her UK directorial debut at the BAFTA qualifying UK Jewish Film Festival, where she will present two provocative short films from her critically acclaimed BOUNTY series. 

Theater Stories: JAGGED LITTLE PILL, Lee Strasberg-Directed Productions and More Abou Photo Theater Stories: JAGGED LITTLE PILL, Lee Strasberg-Directed Productions and More About The Broadhurst Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 17, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features The Broadhurst Theatre! Learn about Jagged Little Pill, nominated for 15 Tony Awards, The Group Theatre featuring Strasberg, Adler and others, the theatre's longest running show and so much more!

Cher to Receive 5th Annual Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award Photo Cher to Receive 5th Annual Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center (The Kate) announced today that the one and only Cher will receive the 5th annual Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award during The Kate's virtual gala on Saturday, October 3 at 7:30 pm.

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