Colleen Dewhurst

Director, Performer

Female

Born: June 3, 1924
Quebec, Canada

Died: August 22, 1991
South Salem, New York

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Love Letters Love Letters
Oct. 31, 1989 - Jan. 21, 1990
Melissa Gardner Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Ah, Wilderness! Ah, Wilderness!
Jun. 23, 1988 - Jul. 23, 1988
Essie Miller Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Long Day's Journey Into Night Long Day's Journey Into Night
Jun. 14, 1988 - Jul. 23, 1988
Mary Cavan Tyrone Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The 37th Annual Tony Awards - 1983 The 37th Annual Tony Awards - 1983
Jun. 5, 1983 - Jun. 5, 1983
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - You Can't Take It With You You Can't Take It With You
Apr. 4, 1983 - Jan. 1, 1984
Olga Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Queen and the Rebels The Queen and the Rebels
Sep. 30, 1982 - Nov. 7, 1982
Argia Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Ned & Jack Ned & Jack
Nov. 8, 1981 - Nov. 8, 1981
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The 35th Annual Tony Awards - 1981 The 35th Annual Tony Awards - 1981
Jun. 7, 1981 - Jun. 7, 1981
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - An Almost Perfect Person An Almost Perfect Person
Oct. 27, 1977 - Jan. 28, 1978
Irene Porter Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Apr. 1, 1976 - Jul. 11, 1976
Martha Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Moon for the Misbegotten A Moon for the Misbegotten
Dec. 29, 1973 - Nov. 17, 1974
Josie Hogan Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Mourning Becomes Electra Mourning Becomes Electra
Nov. 15, 1972 - Dec. 31, 1972
Christine Mannon Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - All Over All Over
Mar. 28, 1971 - May 1, 1971
The Mistress Performer
(Original)
 
The Good Woman of Setzuan
Nov. 5, 1970 - Dec. 13, 1970
Shen Te Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - More Stately Mansions More Stately Mansions
Oct. 31, 1967 - Mar. 2, 1968
Sara Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Ballad of the Sad Cafe The Ballad of the Sad Cafe
Oct. 30, 1963 - Feb. 15, 1964
Miss Amelia Evans Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Great Day in the Morning Great Day in the Morning
Mar. 28, 1962 - Apr. 7, 1962
Phoebe Flaherty Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - All the Way Home All the Way Home
Nov. 30, 1960 - Sep. 16, 1961
Mary Follet Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Caligula Caligula
Feb. 16, 1960 - Mar. 19, 1960
Caesonia Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Country Wife The Country Wife
Nov. 27, 1957 - Jan. 4, 1958
Mrs. Squeamish Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Tamburlaine the Great Tamburlaine the Great
Jan. 19, 1956 - Feb. 4, 1956
Turkish Concubine Performer
(Original)
 
    Virgin of Memphis Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Desire Under the Elms Desire Under the Elms
Jan. 16, 1952 - Feb. 23, 1952
Neighbor Performer
(Original)
 
 

Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1989 Outstanding Actress in a Play Long Day's Journey Into Night Nominee
1983 Outstanding Actress in a Play The Queen and the Rebels Nominee
1974 Outstanding Performance A Moon for the Misbegotten Winner
1973 Outstanding Performance Mourning Becomes Electra Winner
1971 Outstanding Performance All Over Winner
1970 Outstanding Performance Hello and Goodbye Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1958 Theatre World Award Children of Darkness Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1977 Actress in a Play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Nominee
1974 Actress in a Play A Moon for the Misbegotten Winner
1973 Actress in a Play Mourning Becomes Electra Nominee
1972 Actress in a Play All Over Nominee
1968 Actress in a Play More Stately Mansions Nominee
1964 Actress in a Play The Ballad of the Sad Cafe Nominee
1962 Actress in a Play Great Day in the Morning Nominee
1961 Featured Actress in a Play All the Way Home Winner
 
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