Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole and
New York TimesPatti LuPone, Christine Ebersole and Broadway's Friendliest Feud ...New York TimesThey play the rival cosmetics titans Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden in the new musical “War Paint.”and more »
Posted on 29 March 2017 | 7:35 am
Chance Theater Proudly presents the Southern
Chance Theater Proudly presents the Southern California Premiere of MIDDLETOWNBroadway WorldHe is a Helen Merrill Playwriting Fellow, a Guggenheim Fellow, an Edward F. Albee Foundation Fellow, a Fellow of the Cullman Center at the NY Public Library, and was awarded the first-ever Marian Seldes/Garson Kanin Fellowship by the Theater Hall of ...
Posted on 22 March 2017 | 7:57 pm
Charles Busch on Whether Madonna Might Be
Out MagazineCharles Busch on Whether Madonna Might Be the New Joan CrawfordOut MagazineHello. I'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 ...
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 11:41 am
Edward Albee, three-time Pulitzer-winning
Los Angeles TimesEdward Albee, three-time Pulitzer-winning playwright and 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' author, dies at 88Los Angeles TimesEdward Albee, the award-winning playwright who instilled fire-breathing life into George and Martha, the middle-aged couple who made his “Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” a clenched battleground of love-hate matrimony, has died. He was 88. Personal ...and more »
Posted on 16 September 2016 | 5:41 pm
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