Lynn Fontanne

Performer, Production Supervisor, Writer

Female

Born: December 6, 1887
London, England

Died: July 30, 1983
Genesee Depot, Wisconsin

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - The Visit The Visit
May 5, 1958 - Nov. 29, 1958
Claire Zachanassian Perfomer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Great Sebastians The Great Sebastians
Jan. 4, 1956 - Jun. 2, 1956
Essie Sebastian Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Quadrille Quadrille
Nov. 3, 1954 - Mar. 12, 1955
The Marchioness of Heronden (Serena) Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - I Know My Love I Know My Love
Nov. 2, 1949 - Jun. 3, 1950
Emily Chanler Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - O Mistress Mine O Mistress Mine
Jan. 23, 1946 - May 31, 1947
Olivia Brown Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Pirate The Pirate
Nov. 25, 1942 - Apr. 27, 1943
Manuela Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - There Shall Be No Night There Shall Be No Night
Apr. 29, 1940 - Nov. 2, 1940
Miranda Valkonen Performer
(Original)
 
The Taming of the Shrew
Feb. 5, 1940 - Feb. 10, 1940
Katharina Performer
(Original)
 
    Conception
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Seagull The Seagull
Mar. 28, 1938 - Apr. 30, 1938
Madame Arkadina Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Amphitryon 38 Amphitryon 38
Nov. 1, 1937 - Mar. 12, 1938
Alkmena Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Idiot's Delight Idiot's Delight
Mar. 24, 1936 - Jan. 30, 1937
Irene Performer
(Original)
 
    Production Supervisor
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Taming of the Shrew The Taming of the Shrew
Sep. 30, 1935 - Jan. 1, 1936
Katharina Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Point Valaine Point Valaine
Jan. 16, 1935 - Mar. 1, 1935
Linda Valaine Performer
(Original)
 
Design for Living
Jan. 24, 1933 - May 20, 1933
Performer
(Original)
 
    Gilda Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Reunion in Vienna Reunion in Vienna
Nov. 16, 1931 - Jul. 2, 1932
Elena Performer
(Original)
 
Elizabeth the Queen
Nov. 3, 1930 - Mar. 7, 1931
Elizabeth Performer
(Original)
 
Meteor
Dec. 23, 1929 - Mar. 1, 1930
Ann Carr Performer
(Original)
 
Caprice
Dec. 31, 1928 - May 24, 1929
Ilsa Von Ilsen Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Strange Interlude Strange Interlude
Jan. 30, 1928 - Jun. 15, 1929
Nina Leeds Performer
(Original)
 
The Second Man
Apr. 11, 1927 - Sep. 1, 1927
Mrs. Kendall Frayne Performer
(Original)
 
The Brothers Karamazov
Jan. 3, 1927 - Feb. 1, 1927
Agrafena Alexandrovna Svetlov Performer
(Original)
 
Pygmalion
Nov. 15, 1926 - Jun. 4, 1927
Eliza Doolittle Performer
(Original)
 
At Mrs. Beam's
Apr. 26, 1926 - Nov. 1, 1926
Laura Pasquale Performer
(Original)
 
The Goat Song
Jan. 25, 1926 - Mar. 1, 1926
Stanja Performer
(Original)
 
Arms and the Man
Sep. 14, 1925 - Feb. 13, 1926
Raina Petkoff Performer
(Original)
 
The Guardsman
Oct. 13, 1924 - Jun. 13, 1925
The Acress Performer
(Original)
 
In Love with Love
Aug. 6, 1923 - Nov. 17, 1923
Ann Jordan Performer
(Original)
 
Sweet Nell of Old Drury
May 18, 1923 - Jun. 30, 1923
Lady Castlemaine Performer
(Original)
 
Dulcy
Aug. 13, 1921 - Mar. 11, 1922
Dulcinea Performer
(Original)
 
 

Awards


Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1970 Special Award Winner
1959 Actress in a Play The Visit Nominee
 
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