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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
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.

BWW Previews: 2020-2021 SEASON 'REIMAGINE' IS REVEALED ONLINE at American Stage Photo BWW Previews: 2020-2021 SEASON 'REIMAGINE' IS REVEALED ONLINE at American Stage
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Sep 8, 2020

On Friday evening, September 4, on televisions and computers across Tampa Bay and beyond, American Stage virtually debuted their 2020-2021 season from Vimeo live. Appropriately named REIMAGINE, for a season designed to ensure productions can be presented during social distancing, the season features a virtual series, a series available both safely in-theatre and online, a family series, and two festivals.

VIDEO: Sean Hayes Guest Hosts JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Photo VIDEO: Sean Hayes Guest Hosts JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by TV News Desk - Jul 24, 2020

Sean Hayes was Thursday night's guest host on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Profiles In History Announces The Howard Hughes Auction Photo Profiles In History Announces The Howard Hughes Auction
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Profiles in History has announced The Howard Hughes Auction, July 23rd in Los Angeles.

Broadway Books: 10 MORE Biographies to Read While Staying Inside! Photo Broadway Books: 10 MORE Biographies to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 MORE of our favorite theatrical biographies to fill the void!

Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Memoirs to Read While in Isolation Photo Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Memoirs to Read While in Isolation
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 more of our favorite theatre-themed memoirs to fill the void. With everything from Judi Dench to Tennessee Williams, Michael Crawford, Tim Rice, Anna Kendrick, and many more, this list will have something for everyone.

#BWWPrompts: What's Your Favorite Onstage Mishap? Photo #BWWPrompts: What's Your Favorite Onstage Mishap?
by BWW Prompts - Apr 23, 2020

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.

Select Segments of Stevie Holland in LOVE, LINDA: THE LIFE OF MRS. COLE PORTER Are No Photo Select Segments of Stevie Holland in LOVE, LINDA: THE LIFE OF MRS. COLE PORTER Are Now on YouTube
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

In response to the growing need for in-home entertainment during this challenging time, segments from the November 2018 encore engagement of Love, Linda: The Life of Mrs. Cole Porter have been released on YouTube.

BWW Review: SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER at Avant Bard Theatre Photo BWW Review: SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER at Avant Bard Theatre
by Roger Catlin - Mar 4, 2020

Tennessee Williams, in his lifetime, wrote more than 70 one-act plays - some just sketches, many that went unpublished until after his death in 1983 at 71.

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