Noël Coward

Writer, Director, Performer, Producer, Source Material

Also known as: Sir Noel Coward, Noel Coward

Male

Born: December 16, 1899
Teddington, England

Died: March 26, 1973
Port Maria, Jamaica

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Nov. 17, 2011 - Dec. 31, 2011
Playwright
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Brief Encounter Brief Encounter
Sep. 28, 2010 - Jan. 2, 2011
Playwright
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Who's Who
    Adapted from the play Still Life and the screenplay of Brief Encounter, both by
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Present Laughter Present Laughter
Jan. 21, 2010 - Mar. 21, 2010
Playwright
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Blithe Spirit Blithe Spirit
Mar. 15, 2009 - Jul. 19, 2009
Playwright
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Apr. 28, 2002 - Sep. 1, 2002
Featured Songs ("Someday I'll Find You" and "If Love Were All")
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Playbill Cover - Elaine Stritch at Liberty Elaine Stritch at Liberty
Feb. 21, 2002 - May 26, 2002
Featured Songs
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Playbill Cover - Design for Living Design for Living
Mar. 15, 2001 - May 13, 2001
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Waiting in the Wings Waiting in the Wings
Dec. 16, 1999 - May 28, 2000
Playwright
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Present Laughter Present Laughter
Nov. 18, 1996 - Apr. 20, 1997
Writer
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Feb. 20, 1992 - Mar. 22, 1992
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre
Apr. 15, 1987 - Apr. 26, 1987
Featured Songs
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Playbill Cover - Blithe Spirit Blithe Spirit
Mar. 31, 1987 - Jun. 28, 1987
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Oh Coward! Oh Coward!
Nov. 17, 1986 - Jan. 3, 1987
Music
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Playbill Cover - Hay Fever Hay Fever
Dec. 12, 1985 - Mar. 29, 1986
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Design for Living Design for Living
Jun. 20, 1984 - Jan. 20, 1985
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
May 8, 1983 - Jul. 17, 1983
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Present Laughter Present Laughter
Jul. 15, 1982 - Jan. 2, 1983
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Bette Midler's Clams on the Half Shell Revue Bette Midler's Clams on the Half Shell Revue
Apr. 14, 1975 - Jun. 22, 1975
Featured Songs
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Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Feb. 6, 1975 - Apr. 26, 1975
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Noël Coward in Two Keys Noël Coward in Two Keys
Feb. 28, 1974 - Jun. 29, 1974
Writer
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Who's Who
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Hay Fever Hay Fever
Nov. 9, 1970 - Nov. 28, 1970
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Dec. 4, 1969 - May 30, 1970
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Noël Coward's Sweet Potato Noël Coward's Sweet Potato
Sep. 29, 1968 - Nov. 23, 1968
Book
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Who's Who
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Who's Who
    Music
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Who's Who
Tonight at 8:30
May 3, 1967 - May 13, 1967
Writer
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Playbill Cover - High Spirits High Spirits
Apr. 7, 1964 - Feb. 27, 1965
Director
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Who's Who
    Based upon Blithe Spirit by
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Girl Who Came to Supper The Girl Who Came to Supper
Dec. 8, 1963 - Mar. 14, 1964
Music
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Playbill Cover - Sail Away Sail Away
Oct. 3, 1961 - Feb. 24, 1962
Director
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Playbill Cover - Look After Lulu Look After Lulu
Mar. 3, 1959 - Apr. 4, 1959
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Present Laughter Present Laughter
Jan. 31, 1958 - Feb. 8, 1958
Writer
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    Garry Essendine Performer
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    Staging
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Playbill Cover - Nude with Violin Nude with Violin
Nov. 14, 1957 - Feb. 8, 1958
Director
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    Sebastien Performer
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Playbill Cover - Fallen Angels Fallen Angels
Jan. 17, 1956 - Aug. 11, 1956
Writer
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    The song "Je t'aime" by
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Playbill Cover - Quadrille Quadrille
Nov. 3, 1954 - Mar. 12, 1955
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Oct. 4, 1948 - May 7, 1949
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Tonight at 8:30 Tonight at 8:30
Feb. 23, 1948 - Mar. 13, 1948
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Playbill Cover - Present Laughter Present Laughter
Oct. 29, 1946 - Mar. 15, 1947
Writer
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Blithe Spirit
Sep. 6, 1943 - Oct. 2, 1943
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Playbill Cover - Blithe Spirit Blithe Spirit
Nov. 5, 1941 - Jun. 5, 1943
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Set to Music Set to Music
Jan. 18, 1939 - May 6, 1939
Lyrics
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    Sketches
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Playbill Cover - Tonight at 8:30 Tonight at 8:30
Nov. 30, 1936 - Mar. 9, 1937
Alec Harvey Performer
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    Toby Cartwright Performer
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    Jasper Featherways Performer
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Playbill Cover - Point Valaine Point Valaine
Jan. 16, 1935 - Mar. 1, 1935
Staging
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Conversation Piece
Oct. 23, 1934 - Dec. 8, 1934
Lyrics
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Bitter Sweet
May 7, 1934 - May 19, 1934
Music
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Design for Living
Jan. 24, 1933 - May 20, 1933
Staging
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    Leo Performer
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The Young Idea
Mar. 18, 1932 - Mar. 19, 1932
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Hay Fever Hay Fever
Dec. 29, 1931 - Mar. 1, 1932
Writer
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Playbill Cover - Ziegfeld Follies of 1931 Ziegfeld Follies of 1931
Jul. 1, 1931 - Nov. 21, 1931
Music
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Playbill Cover - Private Lives Private Lives
Jan. 27, 1931 - Sep. 12, 1931
Writer
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    Director
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    Elyot Chase Performer
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Playbill Cover - Bitter Sweet Bitter Sweet
Nov. 5, 1929 - Mar. 22, 1930
Music
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Playbill Cover - Murray Anderson's Almanac Murray Anderson's Almanac
Aug. 14, 1929 - Oct. 12, 1929
Book
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Playbill Cover - This Year of Grace This Year of Grace
Nov. 7, 1928 - Mar. 23, 1929
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Playbill Cover - Fallen Angels Fallen Angels
Dec. 1, 1927 - Jan. 1, 1928
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Playbill Cover - The Marquise The Marquise
Nov. 14, 1927 - Jan. 1, 1928
Writer
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Playbill Cover - This Was a Man This Was a Man
Nov. 23, 1926 - Dec. 1, 1926
Writer
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Easy Virtue
Dec. 7, 1925 - Apr. 1, 1926
Writer
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Charlot Revue
Nov. 10, 1925 - Mar. 6, 1926
Music for "Carrie!," "Russian Blues" and "Poor Little Rich Girl"
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    Lyrics for "Carrie!," "Russian Blues" and "Poor Little Rich Girl"
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Hay Fever
Oct. 5, 1925 - Nov. 14, 1925
Director
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The Vortex
Sep. 16, 1925 - Jan. 30, 1926
Writer
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    Nicky Lancaster Performer
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Andre Charlot's Revue of 1924
Jan. 9, 1924 - Sep. 20, 1924
Lyrics
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Awards


New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1942 Best Foreign Play Blithe Spirit Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1970 Special Award Winner
1964 Direction of a Musical High Spirits Nominee
1964 Author of a Musical The Girl Who Came to Supper Nominee
 
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