Gender
Female
Born
Jan 11, 1899
London, ENGLAND
Died
Jun 03, 1991
Weston, Connecticut, USA
Director Performer Producer Writer Conception
Also Known As
Eva La Gallienne
Eva Le Gallienne
Alice in Wonderland (Dec 23, 1982 - Jan 09, 1983)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [White Queen]
  • Adapted for the stage by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Conceived by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayFantasy Play with musicRevival
To Grandmother's House We Go (Jan 15, 1981 - Mar 08, 1981)
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [Grandie]
PlayDramaOriginal
The Royal Family (Dec 30, 1975 - Jul 18, 1976)
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [Fanny Cavendish]
PlayComedyRevival
The Cherry Orchard (Mar 19, 1968 - Jun 22, 1968)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Translated by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayComedyRevival
Exit the King (Jan 09, 1968 - Jun 22, 1968)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Queen Marguerite]
PlayOriginal
The Wild Duck (Jan 11, 1967 - Jun 17, 1967)
  • Translated by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayRevival
The Seagull (Apr 05, 1964 - May 02, 1964)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Madame Arkadina]
  • Translated by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDrama ComedyRevival
Mary Stuart (Oct 08, 1957 - Nov 24, 1957)
  • Performer: Eva La Gallienne [Queen Elizabeth]
PlayRevival
The Southwest Corner (Feb 03, 1955 - Mar 05, 1955)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Marcia Elder]
PlayOriginal
The Starcross Story (Jan 13, 1954 - Jan 13, 1954)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Lady Starcross]
PlayOriginal
The Strong Are Lonely (Sep 29, 1953 - Oct 03, 1953)
  • From the French version of the German version, adapted by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDramaOriginal
The Corn Is Green (Jan 11, 1950 - Jan 22, 1950)
  • Performer: Eva La Gallienne [Miss Moffat]
PlayDramaRevival
Hedda Gabler (Feb 24, 1948 - Mar 06, 1948)
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Hedda Tesman]
  • Translated by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDramaRevival
Ghosts (Feb 16, 1948 - Feb 21, 1948)
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Mrs. Helen Alving]
  • Translated by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDramaRevival
Alice in Wonderland (Apr 05, 1947 - Jun 28, 1947)
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [White Queen]
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Written by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Conceived by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayFantasy Play with musicRevival
Yellow Jack (Feb 27, 1947 - Mar 15, 1947)
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
PlayDrama HistoryRevival
A Pound on Demand / Androcles and the Lion (Dec 19, 1946 - Feb 22, 1947)
  • A Pound on Demand
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
PlayDramaOne ActOriginal
  • Androcles and the Lion
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
PlayComedyRevival
John Gabriel Borkman (Nov 12, 1946 - Feb 19, 1947)
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Miss Ella Rentheim]
  • Translated by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDramaRevival
What Every Woman Knows (Nov 08, 1946 - Feb 15, 1947)
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Comtesse de la Briere]
PlayComedyRevival
King Henry VIII (Nov 06, 1946 - Feb 21, 1947)
  • Produced by The American Repertory Theatre
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Katherine of Aragon]
PlayHistoryRevival
The Tempest (Nov 12, 1945 - Dec 01, 1945)
  • Based on a Production Idea by: Eva Le Gallienne
PlayComedyRevival
Therese (Oct 09, 1945 - Dec 31, 1945)
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [Therese]
PlayDramaOriginal
The Tempest (Jan 25, 1945 - Apr 21, 1945)
  • Based on a production idea by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayComedyRevival
The Cherry Orchard (Jan 01, 1945 - Jan 06, 1945)
  • Staged by Eva LeGallienne
  • Performer: Eva LeGallienne [Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna]
PlayDramaRevival
The Cherry Orchard (Jan 25, 1944 - Apr 15, 1944)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna]
PlayComedyRevival
Uncle Harry (May 20, 1942 - May 09, 1943)
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [Lettie]
PlayDramaOriginal
The Rivals (Jan 14, 1942 - Feb 28, 1942)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayComedyRevival
Ah, Wilderness! (Oct 02, 1941 - Oct 25, 1941)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayComedyRevival
Frank Fay Vaudeville (Mar 02, 1939 - Apr 19, 1939)
  • Performer: Eva LeGallienne
SpecialRevueOriginal
Madame Capet (Oct 25, 1938 - Oct 1938)
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [Marie Antoinette]
PlayDramaOriginal
Prelude to Exile (Nov 30, 1936 - Jan 1937)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Mathilde Wesendonck]
PlayDramaOriginal
A Sunny Morning (Dec 07, 1935 - Dec 07, 1935)
  • A Sunny Morning
  • Produced by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Dona Laura]
PlayComedyOriginal
  • The Women Have Their Way
  • Produced by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Juanita La Rosa]
PlayComedyRevival
Camille (Dec 04, 1935 - Dec 1935)
  • Produced by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Marguerite Gautier]
PlayDramaRevival
Rosmersholm (Dec 02, 1935 - Dec 1935)
  • Produced by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Rebecca West]
  • Revised translation by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayRevival
L'Aiglon (Nov 03, 1934 - Dec 1934)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne ["L'Aiglon"]
PlayDrama TragedyRevival
The Cherry Orchard (Mar 06, 1933 - Apr 1933)
  • Produced by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Varya]
PlayComedyRevival
Alice in Wonderland (Dec 12, 1932 - Dec 1933)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [White Queen]
  • Written by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayFantasy Play with musicOriginal
Dear Jane (Nov 14, 1932 - Nov 1932)
  • Produced by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Cassandra Austen]
PlayComedyOriginal
Liliom (Oct 26, 1932 - Oct 1932)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Julie]
PlayRevival
Alison's House (May 11, 1931 - May 23, 1931)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Elsa]
PlayDramaRevival
Camille (Jan 26, 1931 - Mar 1931)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Marguerite Gautier]
PlayDramaRevival
Alison's House (Dec 01, 1930 - Jan 1931)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Elsa]
PlayDramaOriginal
Siegfried (Oct 20, 1930 - Nov 1930)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Genevieve]
PlayDramaOriginal
Romeo and Juliet (Oct 06, 1930 - Nov 1930)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Juliet]
PlayTragedyRevival
Romeo and Juliet (Apr 21, 1930 - May 1930)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Juliet]
PlayTragedyRevival
The Open Door (Jan 27, 1930 - Feb 1930)
  • The Open Door
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Lady Torminster]
PlayOne ActOriginal
  • The Women Have Their Way
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Juanita La Rosa]
PlayComedyOriginal
The Living Corpse (Dec 06, 1929 - Jan 1930)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Anna Dimitrievna Karenina]
PlayTragedyOriginal
Mademoiselle Bourrat (Oct 07, 1929 - Oct 1929)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDramaOriginal
The Cherry Orchard (Sep 23, 1929 - Oct 1929)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Varya]
PlayDramaRevival
The Seagull (Sep 16, 1929 - Nov 1929)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Masha]
PlayDrama ComedyRevival
Katerina (Feb 25, 1929 - Mar 1929)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayOriginal
The Lady from Alfaqueque (Jan 14, 1929 - Jan 1929)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayComedyOriginal
Peter Pan (Nov 26, 1928 - Dec 1928)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Starring: Eva Le Gallienne [Peter Pan]
PlayFantasyRevival
The Cherry Orchard (Oct 15, 1928 - Dec 1928)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Varya]
PlayComedyRevival
L'Invitation au Voyage (Oct 04, 1928 - Oct 1928)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Marie-Louise]
PlayOriginal
The Would-Be Gentleman (Oct 01, 1928 - Oct 1928)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayOriginal
Hedda Gabler (Mar 26, 1928 - Apr 1928)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Hedda Tesman]
  • Revised translation by Eva Le Gallienne
PlayDramaRevival
Improvisations in June (Mar 05, 1928 - Mar 1928)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Princess Orloff]
PlayComedyOriginal
The First Stone (Jan 16, 1928 - Jan 1928)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Sarah Peri]
PlayOriginal
The Good Hope (Oct 18, 1927 - Nov 1927)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Jo]
PlayDramaRevival
Inheritors (Mar 15, 1927 - Apr 1927)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Aunt Isabel]
PlayRevival
The Cradle Song (Jan 24, 1927 - Apr 1927)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne
    • Sister Joanna of the Cross - Replacement
PlayComedyOriginal
Twelfth Night (Dec 20, 1926 - Jan 1927)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Viola]
PlayComedyRevival
La Locandiera (The Mistress of the Inn) (Dec 06, 1926 - Jan 1927)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Mirandolina]
PlayComedyOriginal
John Gabriel Borkman (Nov 09, 1926 - Nov 1926)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Miss Ella Rentheim]
PlayDramaRevival
The Three Sisters (Nov 08, 1926 - Dec 1926)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Masha]
PlayDramaRevival
The Master Builder (Nov 01, 1926 - Nov 1926)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Hilde Wangel]
PlayDramaRevival
Saturday Night (Oct 25, 1926 - Nov 1926)
  • Staged by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Imperia]
PlayOriginal
John Gabriel Borkman (Jan 29, 1926 - Feb 1926)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Miss Ella Rentheim]
PlayDramaRevival
The Master Builder (Nov 10, 1925 - Feb 1926)
  • Directed by Eva Le Gallienne
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Hilde Wangel]
PlayDramaRevival
The Call of Life (Oct 09, 1925 - Oct 1925)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Marie]
PlayOriginal
The Swan (Aug 25, 1924 - Sep 20, 1924)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Alexandra]
PlayComedyOriginal
The Assumption of Hannele (Feb 15, 1924 - Feb 1924)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Hannele]
PlayOriginal
The Swan (Oct 23, 1923 - Jun 01, 1924)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Alexandra]
PlayComedyOriginal
The Rivals (May 07, 1923 - May 1923)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Julia]
PlayComedyRevival
Sandro Botticelli (Mar 26, 1923 - Apr 1923)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Simonetta Vespucci]
PlayDrama RomanceOriginal
Liliom (Apr 20, 1921 - Jan 07, 1922)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Julie]
PlayOriginal
Not So Long Ago (May 04, 1920 - May 1920)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Elsie Dover]
PlayRomantic ComedyOriginal
Elsie Janis and Her Gang [1919] (Dec 01, 1919 - Jan 17, 1920)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [The Parisienne]
MusicalRevueOriginal
Lusmore (Sep 09, 1919 - Sep 1919)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Eithne]
PlayDramaOriginal
Belinda (May 06, 1918 - Jun 1918)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne
PlayOriginal
The Off Chance (Feb 14, 1918 - May 1918)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne [Duchess of Burchester]
PlayOriginal
Mr. Lazarus (Sep 05, 1916 - Oct 1916)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne
PlayOriginal
Bunny (Jan 04, 1916 - Jan 1916)
  • Performer: Eva Le Gallienne
PlayOriginal

Tony Award®

 

Best Actress in a Play

1981 | Nominee  | To Grandmother's House We Go
Starring: Eva Le Gallienne

Special Award

1964 | Recipient
Eva Le Gallienne (celebrating her 50th year as an actress, honored for her work with the National Repertory Theatre)

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Actress in a Play

1981 | Nominee  | To Grandmother's House We Go
Starring: Eva Le Gallienne

Theatre World

Special Award

1977 | Recipient
Eva Le Gallienne

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