Howard Lindsay

Writer, Director, Performer, Producer

Male

Born: March 29, 1889
Waterford, New York

Died: February 11, 1968
New York, New York

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Anything Goes Anything Goes
Apr. 7, 2011 - Jul. 8, 2012
Co-author of the Original Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Sound of Music The Sound of Music
Mar. 12, 1998 - Jun. 20, 1999
Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Anything Goes Anything Goes
Oct. 19, 1987 - Sep. 3, 1989
Original Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Arsenic and Old Lace Arsenic and Old Lace
Jun. 26, 1986 - Jan. 3, 1987
Original N.Y. Production
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Mr. President Mr. President
Oct. 20, 1962 - Jun. 8, 1963
Book
(Original)
 
A Lovely Light
Feb. 8, 1960 - Feb. 20, 1960
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Sound of Music The Sound of Music
Nov. 16, 1959 - Jun. 15, 1963
Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Tall Story Tall Story
Jan. 29, 1959 - May 2, 1959
Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Happy Hunting Happy Hunting
Dec. 6, 1956 - Nov. 30, 1957
Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Great Sebastians The Great Sebastians
Jan. 4, 1956 - Jun. 2, 1956
Producer
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Prescott Proposals The Prescott Proposals
Dec. 16, 1953 - Apr. 3, 1954
Director
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - One Bright Day One Bright Day
Mar. 19, 1952 - Apr. 12, 1952
Producer
(Original)
 
    Julian Prescott Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Remains to Be Seen Remains to Be Seen
Oct. 3, 1951 - Mar. 22, 1952
Writer
(Original)
 
    Benjamin Goodman Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Call Me Madam Call Me Madam
Oct. 12, 1950 - May 3, 1952
Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Detective Story Detective Story
Mar. 23, 1949 - Aug. 12, 1950
Producer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Life with Mother Life with Mother
Oct. 20, 1948 - Jun. 4, 1949
Writer
(Original)
 
    Father Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - State of the Union State of the Union
Nov. 14, 1945 - Sep. 13, 1947
Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Hasty Heart The Hasty Heart
Jan. 3, 1945 - Jun. 30, 1945
Producer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Strip for Action Strip for Action
Sep. 30, 1942 - Jan. 2, 1943
Producer
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Gratefully Yours
Apr. 7, 1942 - Apr. 12, 1942
Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Arsenic and Old Lace Arsenic and Old Lace
Jan. 10, 1941 - Jun. 17, 1944
Producer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Life with Father Life with Father
Nov. 8, 1939 - Jul. 12, 1947
Father Performer
(Original)
 
    Dramatization
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Hooray for What! Hooray for What!
Dec. 1, 1937 - May 21, 1938
Book staged
(Original)
 
    Book
(Original)
 
Red, Hot and Blue
Oct. 29, 1936 - Apr. 10, 1937
Staging
(Original)
 
    Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Slight Case of Murder A Slight Case of Murder
Sep. 11, 1935 - Nov. 9, 1935
Producer
(Original)
 
    Staging
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Anything Goes Anything Goes
Nov. 21, 1934 - Nov. 16, 1935
Staging
(Original)
 
    Revised Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - By Your Leave By Your Leave
Jan. 24, 1934 - Feb. 1, 1934
Henry Smith Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - She Loves Me Not She Loves Me Not
Nov. 20, 1933 - Sep. 22, 1934
Staging
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Tommy Tommy
Aug. 7, 1933 - Aug. 1, 1933
Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Party's Over The Party's Over
Mar. 27, 1933 - May 6, 1933
Staging
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Gay Divorce Gay Divorce
Nov. 29, 1932 - Jul. 1, 1933
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Child of Manhattan Child of Manhattan
Mar. 1, 1932 - May 1, 1932
Staging
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Oh, Promise Me Oh, Promise Me
Nov. 24, 1930 - Mar. 1, 1931
Staging
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Up and Up The Up and Up
Sep. 8, 1930 - Nov. 1, 1930
Staging
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Your Uncle Dudley Your Uncle Dudley
Nov. 18, 1929 - Feb. 1, 1930
Staging
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - This Thing Called Love This Thing Called Love
Sep. 17, 1928 - Jan. 1, 1929
Staging
(Original)
 
The Beaux Stratagem
Jun. 4, 1928 - Jun. 1, 1928
Staging
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Tommy Tommy
Jan. 10, 1927 - Jul. 23, 1927
Director
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Good Fellow The Good Fellow
Oct. 5, 1926 - Oct. 9, 1926
Director
(Original)
 
The Poor Nut
Apr. 27, 1925 - May 1, 1925
Staging
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Two by Two Two by Two
Feb. 23, 1925 - Mar. 7, 1925
Richard Graham Performer
(Original)
 
The Haunted House
Sep. 2, 1924 - Dec. 1, 1924
Staging
(Original)
 
The Good Old Days
Aug. 14, 1923 - Oct. 1, 1923
Director
(Original)
 
Sweet Nell of Old Drury
May 18, 1923 - Jun. 30, 1923
Rollins Performer
(Original)
 
The '49ers
Nov. 6, 1922 - Nov. 18, 1922
Performer
(Original)
 
    Staging
(Original)
 
To the Ladies
Feb. 20, 1922 - Jun. 10, 1922
Staging
(Original)
 
The Wren
Oct. 10, 1921 - Oct. 29, 1921
Staging
(Original)
 
Dulcy
Aug. 13, 1921 - Mar. 11, 1922
Vincent Leach Performer
(Original)
 
    Staging
(Original)
 
 

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Awards


Pulitzer Prize

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1946 Pulitzer Prize for Drama State of the Union Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1959 Special Award Winner
 
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