Flickers' Rhode Island International Film
SHOOT Online (press release)Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival Announces Its 2017 Award WinnersSHOOT Online (press release)“Marian,” Directed by Rick Rodgers, a Rhode Island native and Rhode Island School of Design Graduate. Filmed over eight years, “Marian” documents the final years of renowned actress Marian Seldes' life and touches on the themes of identity, the worship ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 9:33 am
New Tenants In the 'Doll's House' Starting
ZEALnycNew Tenants In the 'Doll's House' Starting This WeekZEALnycThe play which ran previously off-Broadway in 1994 at the Vineyard Theatre featured the much admired Marian Seldes in the role Ms. Metcalf will take on (Woman 2). The upcoming production will also featured legendary British actress Glenda Jackson, so ...and more »
Posted on 25 July 2017 | 6:32 am
Glenda Jackson Will Return To Broadway In
DeadlineGlenda Jackson Will Return To Broadway In 'Three Tall Women'DeadlineGlenda Jackson, absent from the Broadway stage since 1988, will lead a revival next spring of the late Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Three Tall Women. Producer Scott Rudin announced Thursday evening that the play, which had a celebrated ...and more »
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 4:50 am
Charles Busch on Whether Madonna Might Be
Charles Busch on Whether Madonna Might Be the New Joan CrawfordOut MagazineI'm channeling [late, great actress] Marian Seldes and am talking very quietly. Like many people with encounters with the celebrated, I saved their messages on my voicemail. She spoke in lethal, sepulchral tones. Marian once told me she wanted to reach ...
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 11:41 am
The Empress in Purple: A Tribute to Marian
American TheatreThe Empress in Purple: A Tribute to Marian SeldesAmerican TheatreMarian Seldes was devoted. She was devoted to the theatre, to the students she nurtured, and to every shade and hue of purple. For the fortunate students of the Juilliard Drama Division who were freshmen when Marian was on staff from 1968 to 1993, the ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 12:16 pm
VIDEO: Marian Seldes Shares Performance
Rick McKay has shared another video from his trilogy, BROADWAY: THE GOLDEN AGE. In his words, 'Here is a tribute to my pal Marian Seldes, one of the great actresses of the stage of the last century and well into this one. Marian passed away yesterday ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 8:55 pm
Harris and Burtka make entertaining team
Highlights included: Harris recounting a fight with Patti LuPone when he was ill-prepared for “Company” (“I shouted at Patti LuPone and lived to tell the tale”); Burtka’s impression of co-star Marian Seldes, relating a fall in an early “Peter ...
Posted on 11 August 2015 | 8:46 am
How Marian Seldes Took the Stage
When Marian Seldes served ham, it always tasted like caviar. More than any stage performer of her generation, this enduringly vital actress — who died on Monday at 86, after a life in the theater of more than six decades — made overacting feel like a ...
Posted on 7 October 2014 | 11:50 am
Marian Seldes, Broadway Star, Dead at 86
Celebrated stage actress Marian Seldes died peacefully in her home on Oct. 6 after an extended illness. She was 86. Marian Seldes made her Broadway debut in 1947, in Robinson Jeffers’ adaptation of “Medea.” She appeared in 24 productions, four of ...
Posted on 7 October 2014 | 8:33 am
Tony Award-winning actress Marian Seldes
Actress Marian Seldes, the Tony Award-winning star of "A Delicate Balance" who was a teacher of Kevin Kline and Robin Williams, a muse to playwright Edward Albee and a Guinness Book of World Records holder for most consecutive performances, has died.
Posted on 7 October 2014 | 5:48 am