Lorraine Hansberry's landmark play A Raisin in the Sun makes its Broadway debut at the Ethel Barrymore
Theatre, in a staging directed by Lloyd Richards, with a cast led by Sidney Poitier and Claudia McNeil.
Though unable to attend the Barrington High School Alumni Legends fundraiser last year, she sent a video message of support recorded in her dressing room for "The Band's Visit" at the Ethel Barrymore
Theatre in New York.
Yn ystod ei chyfnod yn byw yn Boston hyd at 1932, bu Peg yn actores lwyfan mewn sawl cynhyrchiad ar Broadway gyda mawrion y theatr bryd hynny, rhai fel Ethel Barrymore
, Robert Cummings a Hugh Sinclair.
And a book reveals his conquests included society beauty Pamela Bowden, shipping heiress Muriel Wilson, actress Ethel Barrymore
and a music hall girl who found he "did nothing but talk about himself ".
In 1939, the play ''Key Largo,'' by Maxwell Anderson, opened at the Ethel Barrymore
Theater in New York.
BORN PAUL McCartney, UK pop star, 1942, above ALISON Moyet, UK pop singer, 1961 GEORGE Mallory, UK mountaineer, 1886 DIED ROGER Delgado, TV actor, 1973 MAXIM Gorky, Russian writer, 1936 ETHEL Barrymore
, US actress, 1959, above
None But the Lonely Heart (BBC 2 Northern Ireland, 6.55am - 8.45am) Drama, starring Cary Grant and Ethel Barrymore
. A cockney drifter becomes is tempted into crime.
Star of the show was Faye Tozer as Lina Lamont and the scenes where she is forced to acknowledge that she is no Ethel Barrymore
lift the current production from the frequently mundane into the totally delightful.
John Tiffany's dark, one-man production of Macbeth starring Alan Cumming opens at New York's Ethel Barrymore
Theatre on Sunday.
Graced with original gargoyles and the pointed arches of classic Gothic architecture, 36 Gramercy Park East was once home to the actors John and Ethel Barrymore
and Alfred Ringling of Ringling Brothers Circus fame.
Elling is showing now at the Ethel Barrymore
Theatre on Broadway.
Her uncle was Lionel Barrymore and aunt Ethel Barrymore
- both stars in their own right.