Don't Blink! Some of Broadway's Shortest
Playbill.comDon't Blink! Some of Broadway's Shortest Runs Earned the Biggest ...Playbill.comPhantom of the Opera has been running for nearly 30 years—which only makes sense considering that it won the 1988 Tony Award for Best Musical. But not all ...and more »
Posted on 29 September 2016 | 9:06 pm
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
Marian Seldes obituary - The Guardian
Marian Seldes obituaryThe GuardianMarian Seldes, who has died aged 86, was a much-loved, genuine star, even though almost always in supporting roles, and the essence of Broadway theatre for several decades in plays by Edward Albee, Ira Levin and Peter Shaffer. She rarely left Manhattan ...
Posted on 14 October 2014 | 5:28 am
Kevin Spacey pays tribute to the Juilliard
New York PostKevin Spacey pays tribute to the Juilliard teacher who gave him 'wings'New York PostMarian Seldes at the 2010 Tony Awards, where she was honored as one of the foremost interpreters of Albee and Beckett. As an acting teacher, she inspired and championed a young Kevin Spacey (inset), shown here in 1991, backstage at “Lost in Yonkers.Angela Lansbury Tributes Marian Seldes in TIMEBroadway Worldall 15 news articles »
Posted on 11 October 2014 | 7:14 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