Phyllis Newman

Performer, Writer, Lyricist
( b. Mar 19, 1933 Jersey City, New Jersey, USA ) Female
Relations:Mother of Amanda Green
Wife of Adolph Green (1960 - 2002) his death

Broadway Production Credits

Broadway Bound
Play, Comedy, Original
Dec 04, 1986 - Sep 25, 1988
Also Starring: Phyllis Newman [Blanche]

Awake and Sing!
Play, Drama, Revival
Mar 08, 1984 - Apr 29, 1984
Standby: Phyllis Newman [Bessie Berger]

The Madwoman of Central Park West
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 13, 1979 - Aug 25, 1979
Starring: Phyllis Newman [Performer]
Book by Phyllis Newman
Featuring songs with music and/or lyrics by Phyllis Newman

The Prisoner of Second Avenue
Play, Comedy, Drama, Original
Nov 11, 1971 - Sep 29, 1973
Performer: Phyllis Newman
Edna Edison - Replacement

On the Town
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 31, 1971 - Jan 01, 1972
Starring: Phyllis Newman [Claire DeLoone]

The Apple Tree
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 18, 1966 - Nov 25, 1967
Performer: Phyllis Newman
Eve - Replacement (Nov 26, 1966 - ?)Princess Barbára - Replacement (Nov 26, 1966 - ?)Ella and Passionella - Replacement (Nov 26, 1966 - ?)

Standby: Phyllis Newman
Eve - Replacement Princess Barbára - Replacement Ella and Passionella - Replacement

Subways Are for Sleeping
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 27, 1961 - Jun 23, 1962
Also Starring: Phyllis Newman [Martha Vail]

Moonbirds
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 09, 1959 - Oct 10, 1959
Performer: Phyllis Newman [Sylvie]

First Impressions
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 19, 1959 - May 30, 1959
Performer: Phyllis Newman [Jane Bennett]

Bells Are Ringing
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 29, 1956 - Mar 07, 1959
Standby: Phyllis Newman [Ella Peterson]

Wish You Were Here
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 25, 1952 - Nov 28, 1953
Performer: Phyllis Newman [Sarah]
Understudy: Phyllis Newman [Fay Fromkin]

Benefits and Special Events

Chance & Chemistry
Oct 26, 2009 - Oct 26, 2009
Special, Benefit, Original
Performer: Phyllis Newman

Angela Lansbury - A Celebration
Nov 17, 1996 - Nov 17, 1996
Special, Benefit, Original
Starring: Phyllis Newman [Performer]

V.I.P. Night on Broadway
Apr 22, 1979 - Apr 22, 1979
Special, Benefit, Original
Conceived by Phyllis Newman

Jule's Friends at the Palace
May 19, 1974 - May 19, 1974
Special, Benefit, Original
Performer: Phyllis Newman ["I Was a Shoo-In" Performer]

Awards and Nominations

2009 Tony Award® Isabelle Stevenson Award

nomineePhyllis Newman   [recipient]

2000 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play

Phyllis Newman  (for "The Moment When")  [nominee]

1987 Tony Award® Best Featured Actress in a Play

Broadway Bound [nominee]
Also Starring: Phyllis Newman

1978 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Phyllis Newman  (for "My Mother Was a Fortune Teller")  [nominee]

1962 Tony Award® Best Featured Actress in a Musical

nomineeSubways Are for Sleeping [winner]
Also Starring: Phyllis Newman

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