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  • (1905 - 1939) Active on Broadway in the following productions:
  • (1905) Stage Play: The Chosen People. Drama. Written by Eugene Chirikoff. Herald Square Theatre: 23 Mar 1905 (1 performance). Cast [as known]: Alla Nazimova [Broadway debut].
  • (1906) Stage Play: "Hedda Gabler." Drama (revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen.
  • (1907) Stage Play: A Doll's House (Revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen. Princess Theatre (moved to The Bijou Theatre from 18 Jan 1907- close): 14 Jan 1907- Feb 1907 (closing date unknown/28 performances). Cast: John Findlay, Mabel Findlay, Theodore Friebus, Violette Hill, Master William B. James, Mrs. Jacques Martin, Dodson Mitchell (as "Torvald Helmer"), Alla Nazimova (as "Nora Helmer"), Blanche Stoddard.
  • (1907) Stage Play: Hedda Gabler. Written by Henrik Ibsen. Bijou Theatre: 11 Mar 1907- Apr 1907 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: John Blair (as "Eilert Lovborg"), Florence Kahn (as "Thea Elvsted") [final Broadway role], William B. Mack (as "George Tesman"), Mrs. Jacques Martin (as "Miss Julia Tesman"), Alla Nazimova (as "Hedda Tesman"), Gertrude Norman (as "Bertha"), Guy Standing (as "Judge Brack"). Produced by Henry Miller.
  • (1907) Stage Play: Comtesse Coquette. Comedy. Written by Roberto Bracco. Translated by Dirce St. Cyr and Grace Isabel Colbron.
  • (1907) Stage Play: Comtesse Coquette. Comedy [return engagement]. Written by Roberto Bracco. Translated by Dirce St. Cyr and Grace Isabel Colbron.
  • (1907) Stage Play: The Master Builder. Drama (revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen.
  • (1907) Stage Play: A Doll's House. Written by Henrik Ibsen.
  • (1907) Stage Play: The Comet.
  • (1910) Stage Play: Little Eyolf. Drama. Written by Henrik Ibsen. Nazimova's 39th Street Theatre: 18 Apr 1910- May 1910 (closing date unknown/48 performances). Cast: Alla Nazimova (as "Mrs. Rita Allmers"), Gertrude Berkeley, Ida Conquest, Robert T. Haines, Master George Tobin, Brandon Tynan. Produced by Lee Shubert and J.J. Shubert.
  • (1911) Stage Play: The Marionettes.
  • (1912) Stage Play: Bella Donna. Written by James B. Fagan. From the novel by Robert Hichens. Empire Theatre: (moved to Wallack's Theatre from 23 Dec 1912 to close): 11 Nov 1912- Jan 1912 (closing date unknown/72 performances). Cast: Claus Bogel, Charles Bryant, Romaine Callender, Leslie Faber, Edward Fielding, Frank Gilmore, William Hassen, Arthur Hurley, Lela Lee, Alla Nazimova, Robert Whitworth. Produced by Charles Frohman.
  • (1914) Stage Play: That Sort. Written by Basil Macdonald Hastings. Harris Theatre: 6 Nov 1914- Nov 1914 (closing date unknown/25 performances). Cast: Jessie Abbot, Charles Brown, Charles Bryant, John Burkell, David Lassford, Charlotte Granville, Clinton Hamilton, Carrie Merrilees, Nona Murray, Alla Nazimova, Beatrice Prentice, Wilfred Seagram, Vincent Serrano. Produced by Liebler & Co.
  • (1917) Stage Play: Ception Shoals. Written by H. Austin Adams. Directed by Charles Bryant and Walter Wanger. Princess Theatre: (moved to The Fulton Theatre from 19 Feb 1917- close): 10 Jan 1917- unknown (37 performances). Cast: Charles Bryant, Henry Harmon, Mitchel Lewis, Alla Nazimova, Edith Speare.
  • (1918) Stage Play: The Wild Duck. Drama. Written by Henrik Ibsen. Plymouth Theatre: 11 Mar 1918- Apr 1918 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: Lionel Atwill, St. Clair Bayfield, Lyster Chambers, Edward Connelly, Frederick Gibbs, Austin O. Huhn, Adelbert Knott, Norah Lamison, Harry Mestayer, Dodson Mitchell, Alla Nazimova, George Paige, Amy Veness, Walter C. Wilson, J.H. Wright. Produced by Arthur Hopkins.
  • (1918) Stage Play: Hedda Gabler. Drama (revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen. Plymouth Theatre: 8 Apr 1918- Apr 1918 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Lionel Atwill, Charles Bryant, Lizzie Hudson Collier, Charity Finney, Nila Mac, Alla Nazimova, George Probert. Produced by Arthur Hopkins.
  • (1918) Stage Play: A Doll's House. Drama (revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen. Plymouth Theatre: 29 Apr 1918- May 1918 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: Lionel Atwill, Katherine Emmett, Charity Finney, Austin O. Huhn, Alla Nazimova, George Probert, Amy Veness, Roland Young. Produced by Arthur Hopkins.
  • (1923) Stage Play: Dagmar. Drama. Written by Louis K. Anspacher, from a play by Ferenc Herczeg [credited as Ferencz Herczeg]. Directed by 'Iden Payne' qv). Selwyn Theatre: 22 Jan 1923- Mar 1923 (closing date unknown/56 performances). Produced by Charles Bryant.
  • (1928) Stage Play: The Cherry Orchard. Comedy (revival). Written by Anton Chekhov. Scenic Design by Aline Bernstein. Directed by Eva Le Gallienne. Civic Repertory Theatre: 15 Oct 1928- Dec 1928 (closing date unknown/63 performances). Cast: Walter Beck (as "Simeonov-Pishchik, Boris Borisovich, a landowner"), J. Edward Bromberg (as "Yasha, a young butler"), Donald Cameron (as "Lopakhin, Ermolai Alekseevich, a merchant"), Leslie Cooley (as "Stationmaster"), Sayre Crawley (as "Firs, a butler"), Beatrice De Neergaard (as "Dunyasha, a chambermaid"), John Eldredge (as "Epikhodov, Semen Panteleevich, a clerk"), Josephine Hutchinson (as "Anya, daughter of Ranevskaya"), Eva Le Gallienne (as "Varya, adopted daughter of Ranevskaya"), Paul Leyssac (as "Gayev, Leonid Andreyevich, brother of Ranevskaya"), Harold Moulton (as "Trofimov, Petr Sergeyevich, a student"), Alla Nazimova (as "Ranevskaya, Lyubov Andreevna"), Leona Roberts (as "Sharlotta Ivanovna, a governess"), Robert Ross (as "A Vagrant"), Herbert Shapiro (as "Postal Official"). Replacement actor: Robert H. Gordon (as "Stationmaster"). Produced by Civic Repertory Theatre Inc.
  • (1929) Sage Play: Katerina. Written by Leonid Andreyev. Translated by Herman Bernstein. Directed by Eva Le Gallienne. Civic Repertory Theatre: 25 Feb 1929- Mar 1929 (closing date unknown/19 performances). Cast: Walter Beck, J. Edward Bromberg (as "Toropets"), Donald Cameron, Francoise Du Moulin, John Eldredge, Robert H. Gordon, Alma Kruger (as "Tatyana Andreyevna"), Glesca Marshall, Agnes McCarthy, Paula Miller, Ria Mooney, Harold Moulton, Alla Nazimova (as "Katerina Ivanovna"), Leona Roberts, Robert Ross, J. Blake Scott, Frances Williams. Produced by Civic Repertory Theatre Inc.
  • (1930) Stage Play: A Month in the Country. Drama. Written by Ivan Turgenev. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian. Eltinge 42nd Street Theatre: 17 Mar 1930- May 1930 (closing date unknown/71 performances). Cast: Hortense Alden (as "Katya"), Elliott Cabot, Dudley Digges (as "Ignaty Illich Shpigelsky"), John T. Doyle, Eda Heinemann (as "Lizaveta Bogdanovna"), Alexander Kirkland, Charles Kraus, Alla Nazimova (as "Natalia Petrovna, Wife of Yslaev"), Minna Phillips (as ("Anna"), Eunice Stoddard (as "Verochka"), Henry Travers (as "Afanasy Ivanovich Bolshintsov"), Louis Veda, Eddie Wragge. Produced by The Theatre Guild.
  • (1931) Stage Play: Mourning Becomes Electra. Drama. Written by Eugene O'Neill. Directed by Philip Moeller. Guild Theatre: 26 Oct 1931- Mar 1932 (closing date unknown/150 performances). Cast: Mary Arbanz (as "Hazel Niles"), Lee Baker (as "Brig. General Ezra Mannon"), James Boshell, Alice Brady (as "Lavinia Mannon"), Jack Byrne, Thomas Chalmers, Augusta Durgeon (as "Emma Borden, Josiah Borden's wife"), Bernice Elliott, Philip Foster, Grant Gordon (as "Joe Silva"), John Hendricks (as "Chantyman"), Arthur Hughes (as "Seth Beckwith"), Emily Lorraine, Earle Larrimore, Alla Nazimova, Oliver Putnam, Erskine Sanford (as "Dr. Joseph Blake/Abner Small"), Janet Young (as "Mrs. Hills, Everett Hills' wife"). Produced by the Theatre Guild (Theresa Helburn [earliest Broadway credit], Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors).
  • (1932) Stage Play: The Good Earth. Drama. Written by Owen Davis and Donald Davis. Based on the novel by Pearl S. Buck. Scenic Design by Lee Simonson. Directed by Philip Moeller. Guild Theatre: 17 Oct 1932- Dec 1932 (closing date unknown/56 performances). Cast: Harry Barfoot (as "Priest from the Temple of Buddha"), Homer Barton (as "The Gatekeeper of the House of Hwang" and "The Rich Man"), Conrad Cantzen (as "A Peach Vendor, Another Poor Man"), Harry M. Cooke, Jack Daniels, Marel Foster, Clyde Franklin, William Franklin, Freddy Goodrow, Sydney Greenstreet (as "Wang Lung's Uncle"), Joan Hathaway, Albert Hayes, Helen Hoy, A. Francis Karll, Geraldine Kay, Donald MacMillan, Kate Morgan, Nola Napoli, Alla Nazimova (as "O-Lan"), Sabene Newmark, Claude Rains (as "Wang Lung"), M.W. Rale, Jessie Ralph (as "Wang Lung's Aunt"), Mark Schweid, Vincent Sherman (as "Stranger" and "A Young Speaker"), Harold Thomas, Henry Travers (as "Wang Lung's Father"), Harry Wood, Marjorie Wood, Philip Wood. Produced by The Theatre Guild. Note: Filmed by MGM (starring Paul Muni, who played Rains' stage role) as The Good Earth (1937).
  • (1933) Stage Play: The Cherry Orchard. Comedy (revival). Written by Anton Chekhov.
  • (1933) Stage Play: Doctor Monica. Drama. Written by Maria Morozowicz-Szczepkowska. Adapted from the Polish by Laura Walker. Directed by Dmitri Oystrov. Playhouse Theatre: 6 Nov 1933- Nov 1933 (closing date unknown/16 performances). Cast: Beatrice De Neergaard (as "Elsa"), Alla Nazimova (as "Monica"), Gale Sondergaard (as "Anna").
  • (1935) Stage Play: The Simpleton of the Unexpected Isles. Fantasy. Written by George Bernard Shaw. Directed by Harry Wagstaff Gribble. Guild Theatre: 18 Feb 1935- Mar 1935 (closing date unknown/40 performances). Cast: Romney Brent (as "The Clergyman"), Patricia Calvert (as "The Young Woman"), Franklin Gray, Lawrence Grossmith (as "Sir Charles Fairwaters"), Louis Hector, Leon Janney, Alma Lloyd, Reginald Malcolm, McKay Morris, Alla Nazimova (as "The Priestess, Prola"), Rex O'Malley (as "The Emigration Officer"), Lionel Pape (as "Wilks") [final Broadway role], Viola Roache (as "The Lady Tourist"), Rita Vale. Produced by The Theatre Guild.
  • (1935) Stage Play: Ghosts. Drama (revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen. Directed by Alla Nazimova. Empire Theatre: 12 Dec 1935- Feb 1936 (closing date unknown/81 performances). Cast: Harry Ellerbe (as "Oswald Alving, Mrs. Alving's son, a painter"), McKay Morris (as "Pastor Manders"), Ona Munson (as "Regina Engstrand, Mrs. Alving's maid"), Alla Nazimova (as "Mrs. Helen Alving"), Raymond O'Brien (as "Jacob Engstrand, a carpenter"). Produced by Luther Greene.
  • (1936) Stage Play: Hedda Gabler. Drama (revival). Written by Henrik Ibsen. Directed by Alla Nazimova. Longacre Theatre: 16 Nov 1936- Dec 1936 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: Alla Nazimova (as "Hedda Tesman"), Leslie Bingham, Harry Ellerbe, Viola Frayne, Grace Mills, McKay Morris, Edward Trevor. Produced by Sam Levey.
  • (1939) Stage Play: The Mother. Drama. Written by Karel Capek. English version by Miles Malleson and Paul Selver. Scenic Design by Lester Polakov. Directed by Miles Malleson. Lyceum Theatre: 25 Apr 1939- Apr 1939 (closing date unknown/4 performances). Cast: Stephen Ker Appleby, Reginald Bach, Alan Brixey, Edward Broadley (as "The Old Man"), Montgomery Clift (as "Tony"), Alla Nazimova (as "The Mother") [final Broadway role], Carl Norval, Tom Palmer, Marvin Wells, Agnes Young. Produced by Victor Payne-Jennings. Produced in association with Kathleen Robinson.
  • (1904) Appeared in "The Chosen People" in Berlin.
  • (1903) Played the leading roles in "Trilby," "Camille," and "Hedda Gabler" in St. Petersburg.
  • (November 2, 1936) She acted in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Hedda Gabler," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • (February 8, 1937) She acted in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Ghosts," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio.

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