Noël Coward

Composer, Director, Performer, Producer, Writer, Lyricist, Source Material
( b. Dec 16, 1899 Teddington, ENGLAND - d. Mar 26, 1973 JAMAICA ) Male
Relations:Godfather of Daniel Massey
Partner of Graham Payn
Knighted by Queen Elizabeth in 1970.  

Broadway Production Credits

Present Laughter
Play, Comedy, Revival
Apr 05, 2017 - Jul 02, 2017
Written by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Nov 17, 2011 - Dec 31, 2011
Written by Noël Coward

Brief Encounter
Play, Melodrama, Play with music, Original
Sep 28, 2010 - Jan 02, 2011
Written by Noël Coward
Adapted from the play "Still Life" and the screenplay of "Brief Encounter," both by Noël Coward

Present Laughter
Play, Comedy, Revival
Jan 21, 2010 - Mar 21, 2010
Written by Noël Coward

Blithe Spirit
Play, Comedy, Farce, Revival
Mar 15, 2009 - Jul 19, 2009
Written by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Apr 28, 2002 - Sep 01, 2002
Written by Noël Coward
Featuring "Someday I'll Find You" & "If Love Were All" by Noël Coward

Elaine Stritch At Liberty
Special, Solo, Play with music, Original
Feb 21, 2002 - May 26, 2002
Featuring songs by Noël Coward

Design For Living
Play, Comedy, Revival
Mar 15, 2001 - May 13, 2001
Written by Noël Coward

Waiting in the Wings
Play, Original
Dec 16, 1999 - May 28, 2000
Written by Noël Coward

Present Laughter
Play, Comedy, Revival
Nov 18, 1996 - Apr 20, 1997
Written by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Feb 20, 1992 - Mar 22, 1992
Written by Noël Coward

Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre
Special, Concert, Original
Apr 15, 1987 - Apr 26, 1987
Featuring songs by Noël Coward

Blithe Spirit
Play, Comedy,Farce, Revival
Mar 31, 1987 - Jun 28, 1987
Written by Noël Coward

Oh Coward!
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 17, 1986 - Jan 03, 1987
Music by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Hay Fever
Play, Comedy, Revival
Dec 12, 1985 - Mar 29, 1986
Written by Noël Coward

Design For Living
Play, Comedy, Revival
Jun 20, 1984 - Jan 20, 1985
Written by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
May 08, 1983 - Jul 17, 1983
Written by Noël Coward

Present Laughter
Play, Comedy, Revival
Jul 15, 1982 - Jan 02, 1983
Written by Noël Coward

Bette Midler's Clams on the Half Shell Revue
Special, Revue, Original
Apr 14, 1975 - Jun 22, 1975
Featuring songs by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Feb 06, 1975 - Apr 26, 1975
Written by Noël Coward

Noël Coward in Two Keys
Come Into the Garden Maud
Play, Comedy, One Act, Original
Feb 28, 1974 - Jun 29, 1974
Written by Noël Coward
A Song at Twilight
Play, Comedy, One Act, Original
Feb 28, 1974 - Jun 29, 1974
Written by Noël Coward

Hay Fever
Play, Comedy, Revival
Nov 09, 1970 - Nov 28, 1970
Written by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Dec 04, 1969 - May 30, 1970
Written by Noël Coward

Noël Coward's Sweet Potato
Musical, Revue, Original
Sep 29, 1968 - Nov 23, 1968
Music by Noël Coward
Book by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Tonight at 8:30
Fumed Oak
Play, Comedy, One Act, Revival
May 03, 1967 - May 13, 1967
Written by Noël Coward
Still Life
Play, One Act, Revival
May 03, 1967 - May 13, 1967
Written by Noël Coward
Ways and Means
Play, Comedy, One Act, Revival
May 03, 1967 - May 13, 1967
Written by Noël Coward

High Spirits
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 07, 1964 - Feb 27, 1965
Directed by Noël Coward
Based upon "Blithe Spirit" by Noël Coward

The Girl Who Came to Supper
Musical, Original
Dec 08, 1963 - Mar 14, 1964
Music by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Sail Away
Musical, Comedy, Satire, Original
Oct 03, 1961 - Feb 24, 1962
Directed by Noël Coward
Music by Noël Coward
Book by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Look After Lulu
Play, Comedy, Original
Mar 03, 1959 - Apr 04, 1959
Written by Noël Coward

Present Laughter
Play, Comedy, Revival
Jan 31, 1958 - Feb 08, 1958
Starring: Noël Coward [Garry Essendine]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Nude With Violin
Play, Comedy, Original
Nov 14, 1957 - Feb 08, 1958
Starring: Noël Coward [Sebastien]
Directed by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Fallen Angels
Play, Comedy, Revival
Jan 17, 1956 - Aug 11, 1956
Written by Noël Coward
The song "Je t'aime" by Noël Coward

Quadrille
Play, Romantic Comedy, Original
Nov 03, 1954 - Mar 12, 1955
Written by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Oct 04, 1948 - May 07, 1949
Written by Noël Coward

Tonight at 8:30
Fumed Oak
Play, Comedy, One Act, Revival
Feb 23, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Hands Across the Sea
Play, One Act, Satire, Revival
Feb 23, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Shadow Play
Play, One Act, Play with music, Revival
Feb 23, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Tonight at 8:30
Family Album
Play, Comedy, Play with music, One Act, Revival
Feb 20, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Red Peppers
Play, Comedy, One Act, Burlesque, Revival
Feb 20, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Ways and Means
Play, Comedy, One Act, Revival
Feb 20, 1948 - Mar 13, 1948
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Present Laughter
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 29, 1946 - Mar 15, 1947
Written by Noël Coward

Blithe Spirit
Play, Comedy,Farce, Original
Sep 06, 1943 - Oct 02, 1943
Written by Noël Coward

Blithe Spirit
Play, Comedy, Farce, Original
Nov 05, 1941 - Jun 05, 1943
Written by Noël Coward

Set to Music
Musical, Revue, Original
Jan 18, 1939 - May 06, 1939
Music by Noël Coward
Directed by Noël Coward
Sketches by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Tonight at 8:30
Family Album
Play, Comedy, One Act, Play with music, Original
Nov 30, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Starring: Noël Coward [Jasper Featherways]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Still Life
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 30, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Starring: Noël Coward [Alec Harvey]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Ways and Means
Play, Comedy, One Act, Original
Nov 30, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Staged by Noël Coward
Performer: Noël Coward [Toby Cartwright]
Written by Noël Coward

Tonight at 8:30
Fumed Oak
Play, Comedy, One Act, Original
Nov 27, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Performer: Noël Coward [Henry Gow]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Shadow Play
Play, One Act, Play with music, Original
Nov 27, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Performer: Noël Coward [Simon Gayforth]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
We Were Dancing
Play, Comedy, One Act, Original
Nov 27, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Performer: Noël Coward [Karl Sandys]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Tonight at 8:30
Hands Across the Sea
Play, Satire, One Act, Original
Nov 24, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Starring: Noël Coward [Com. Peter Gilpin, R.N.]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
The Astonished Heart
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 24, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Performer: Noël Coward [Christian Faber]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Red Peppers
Play, Comedy, One Act, Burlesque, Original
Nov 24, 1936 - Closing date unknown
Performer: Noël Coward [George Pepper]
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Point Valaine
Play, Melodrama, Original
Jan 16, 1935 - Mar 02, 1935
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

Conversation Piece
Play, Romantic Comedy, Original
Oct 23, 1934 - Dec 08, 1934
Music by Noël Coward
Directed by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Bitter Sweet
Musical, Operetta, Revival
May 07, 1934 - May 19, 1934
Music by Noël Coward
Book by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Design For Living
Play, Comedy, Original
Jan 24, 1933 - May 1933
Starring: Noël Coward [Leo]
Produced by Noël Coward
Staged by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

The Young Idea
Play, Comedy, Original
Mar 18, 1932 - Mar 1932
Written by Noël Coward

Hay Fever
Play, Comedy, Revival
Dec 29, 1931 - Mar 1932
Written by Noël Coward

Ziegfeld Follies of 1931
Musical, Revue, Original
Jul 01, 1931 - Nov 21, 1931
Music by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Private Lives
Play, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Original
Jan 27, 1931 - Sep 1931
Directed by Noël Coward
Starring: Noël Coward [Elyot Chase]
Written by Noël Coward

Bitter Sweet
Musical, Operetta, Original
Nov 05, 1929 - Mar 22, 1930
Music by Noël Coward
Staged by Noël Coward
Book by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Murray Anderson's Almanac
Musical, Revue, Original
Aug 14, 1929 - Oct 12, 1929
Book by Noël Coward

This Year of Grace
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 07, 1928 - Mar 23, 1929
Music by Noël Coward
Performer: Noël Coward
Book by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Fallen Angels
Play, Comedy, Original
Dec 01, 1927 - Jan 1928
Written by Noël Coward

The Marquise
Play, Original
Nov 14, 1927 - Jan 1928
Written by Noël Coward

This Was a Man
Play, Comedy, Original
Nov 23, 1926 - Dec 1926
Written by Noël Coward

Easy Virtue
Play, Original
Dec 07, 1925 - Apr 1926
Written by Noël Coward

Charlot Revue
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 10, 1925 - Mar 06, 1926
Music for "Carrie!," "Russian Blues" and "Poor Little Rich Girl" by Noël Coward
Lyrics for "Carrie!," "Russian Blues" and "Poor Little Rich Girl" by Noël Coward

Hay Fever
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 05, 1925 - Nov 14, 1925
Directed by Noël Coward
Written by Noël Coward

The Vortex
Play, Original
Sep 16, 1925 - Jan 30, 1926
Directed by Noël Coward
Performer: Noël Coward [Nicky Lancaster]
Written by Noël Coward

Andre Charlot's Revue of 1924
Musical, Revue, Original
Jan 09, 1924 - Sep 20, 1924
Music by Noël Coward
Lyrics by Noël Coward

Awards and Nominations

1970 Tony Award® Special Award

nomineeNoël Coward  (for his multiple and immortal contributions to the theatre)  [recipient]

1964 Tony Award® Best Author (Musical)

The Girl Who Came to Supper [nominee]
Lyrics by Noël Coward

1964 Tony Award® Best Direction (Musical)

High Spirits [nominee]
Directed by Noël Coward

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