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Gertrude Lawrence

Performer
( b. Jul 04, 1898 London, ENGLAND - d. Sep 06, 1952 New York, New York, USA ) Female
Also known as: Gertrude Alexandria Dagmar Lawrence-Klasen [Birthname]
Relations: Wife of Francis Gordon-Howley (1924 - 1927) divorced
Wife of Richard Aldrich (1940 - 1952) her death
Was buried in her pink "Shall We Dance" gown from the second act of The King and I.



Productions Date of Productions
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Anna Leonowens]
Mar 29, 1951 - Mar 20, 1954
Tonight at 8:30
Fumed Oak
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Doris Gow]
Hands Across the Sea
[Play, One Act, Satire, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Lady Maureen Gilpin]
Shadow Play
[Play, One Act, Play with music, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Victoria Gayforth]
Feb 23, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Tonight at 8:30
Family Album
[Play, Comedy, Play with music, One Act, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Jane]
Red Peppers
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Burlesque, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Lily Peppers]
Ways and Means
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Stella Cartwright]
Feb 20, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Pygmalion
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Eliza Doolittle]
Dec 26, 1945 - Jun 01, 1946
Susan and God
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Susan Trexel]
Dec 13, 1943 - Dec 18, 1943
Lady in the Dark
[Musical, Revival]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Liza Elliott]
Feb 27, 1943 - May 15, 1943
Lady in the Dark
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Liza Elliott]
Sep 02, 1941 - May 30, 1942
Lady in the Dark
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Liza Elliott]
Jan 23, 1941 - Jun 15, 1941
Skylark
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Lydia Kenyon]
Oct 11, 1939 - May 25, 1940
Susan and God
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Susan Trexel]
Oct 07, 1937 - Closing date unknown
Tonight at 8:30
Family Album
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Play with music, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Jane]
Still Life
[Play, One Act, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Laura Jesson]
Ways and Means
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Stella Cartwright]
Nov 30, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Tonight at 8:30
Fumed Oak
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Doris Gow]
Shadow Play
[Play, One Act, Play with music, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Victoria Gayforth]
We Were Dancing
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Louise Charteris]
Nov 27, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Tonight at 8:30
Hands Across the Sea
[Play, Satire, One Act, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Lady Maureen Gilpin]
The Astonished Heart
[Play, One Act, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Leonora Vail]
Red Peppers
[Play, Comedy, One Act, Burlesque, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Lily Peppers]
Nov 24, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Private Lives
[Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Amanda Prynne]
Jan 27, 1931 - Sep 1931
The International Review
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence
Feb 25, 1930 - May 17, 1930
Candle Light
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Marie]
Sep 30, 1929 - Jan 1930
Treasure Girl
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence [Ann Wainwright]
Nov 08, 1928 - Jan 05, 1929
Oh, Kay!
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence [Kay]
Nov 08, 1926 - Jun 1927
Charlot Revue
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Starring: Gertrude Lawrence ["How D'You Do?" Performer, "Let's All Go Raving Mad" Performer, Baby Girl, "Carrie!" Performer, Fabia, "A Cup of Coffee" Performer, "Russian Blues" Performer, Daisy]
Nov 10, 1925 - Mar 06, 1926
Andre Charlot's Revue of 1924
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence
Jan 09, 1924 - Sep 20, 1924
Special Events Date of Special Events
Gratefully Yours
[Special, Benefit, Original]
  • Performer: Gertrude Lawrence
Apr 07, 1942 - Apr 12, 1942
1952 Tony Award® Best Actress in a Musical
winnerThe King and I [winner]
Starring: Gertrude Lawrence
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