Eva Le Gallienne

Eva Le Gallienne
1899 - 1991

Eva Le Gallienne  English Actress


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Eva Le Gallienne was in relationships with Josephine Hutchinson (1926 - 1928), Basil Rathbone (1924 - 1925), Mercedes de Acosta (1920 - 1925), Joseph Schildkraut (1917 - 1919), Isadora Duncan, Laurette Taylor, Cheryl Crawford and Alice DeLamar.

Eva Le Gallienne had encounters with Alla Nazimova (1918), Estelle Winwood, Tallulah Bankhead and Maude Adams.


English Actress Eva Le Gallienne was born on 11th January, 1899 in London and passed away on 3rd Jun 1991 Weston, Connecticut, USA aged 92. She is most remembered for Resurrection. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Eva Le Gallienne is a member of the following lists: People from Weston, Connecticut, People with acquired American citizenship and LGBT people from Connecticut.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating8 5 years 1 year, 3 months 1 year
Encounter4 - - -
Total12 5 years 10 months, 4 days 1 year


First Name Eva
Middle Name Le
Last Name Gallienne
Full Name at Birth Eva Le Gallienne
Alternative Name LeG or Miss LeG
Age 92 (age at death) years
Birthday 11th January, 1899
Birthplace London
Died 3rd June, 1991
Place of Death Weston, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death heart attack
Build Slim
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Lesbian
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
Occupation Text Actress, producer, director, translator, author
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Resurrection
Year(s) Active 1914 - 1984, 1914-1984
Father Richard Le Gallienne
Mother Julie Norregard
Friend Tallulah Bankhead, Estelle Winwood, Blyth Daly, Cheryl Crawford, Robert Lewis

Eva Le Gallienne (January 11, 1899 – June 3, 1991) was an English-born American stage actress, producer, director, translator, and author. A broadway star by age 21, Le Gallienne consciously ended her work on Broadway to devote herself to founding the Civic Repertory Theater, in which she was both director, producer, and lead actress. Noted for her boldness and idealism, she became a pioneering figure in the American Repertory Movement, which enabled today's Off-Broadway. A versatile and eloquent actress herself (playing everything from Peter Pan to Hamlet), Le Gallienne also became a respected stage coach, director, producer and manager. Ms. Le Gallienne consciously devoted herself to the Art of the Theatre as opposed to the Show Business of Broadway and dedicated herself to upgrading the quality of the stage. She ran the Civic Repertory Theatre Company for 10 years (1926-1936), producing 37 plays during that time. She managed Broadway's 1100-seat Civic Repertory Theatre at 107 West 14th Street from 1926–32, which was home to her company whose actors included herself, Burgess Meredith, John Garfield, J. Edward Bromberg, Paul Leyssac, Florida Friebus, and Leona Roberts.

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Eva Le Gallienne92 CapricornActress
Josephine Hutchinson94 LibraActress
Basil Rathbone75 GeminiActor
Mercedes de Acosta75 PiscesWriter
Alla Nazimova66 GeminiActress
Joseph Schildkraut67 AriesActor
Isadora Duncan50 GeminiPerformance Artist
Estelle Winwood101 AquariusActress
Tallulah Bankhead66 AquariusActress
Laurette Taylor62 AriesActress
Maude Adams80 ScorpioPerformance Artist
Cheryl Crawford84 LibraManager
Alice DeLamar88 TaurusOther
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St. Elsewhere1982Evelyn MilbourneTV Show
Resurrection1980Grandma PearlMovie
The Royal Family1977Fanny Cavendish (as Eva LaGallienne)TV Movie
The Devil's Disciple1959Mrs. DudgeonMovie
Play of the Week1959Madama Raquin, Queen ElizabethTV Show
Bitter Heritage1958Grandma JamesTV Movie
The DuPont Show of the Month1957AbbessTV Show
Playhouse 901956Grandma JamesTV Show
The Corn Is Green1956Miss MoffatTV Movie
Prince of Players1955Gertrude in 'Hamlet'Movie
Alice in Wonderland1955White QueenTV Movie
Goodyear Playhouse1951TV Show
Straw Hat Cinderella1949Eva Le GallienneShort Film
Studio One in Hollywood1948Mrs. KoernigTV Show
The Ford Theatre Hour1948Annie Jones, LettieTV Show
Kraft Theatre1947TV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

wjerryzwjerryzDec 20, 2018

Good looking

Jim DevoreJul 11, 2008

I`m reading a new book by Lily Koppel about the life of a young woman in NYC (The Red Leather Diary). In the book the the young woman spends about a year in pursuit of Ms. LeG. Their meeting in a dressing room is ruined by the then love of Ms.LeG, Josephine Hutchinson. Excellent book.

Katya KompaneyetsJun 19, 2008

I have a drawing in my collection of Eva and Richard Le Gallienne, done by Jean Negulesco. That`s why I am researching on both of them.

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