Kathleen Widdoes

Personal Information
Kathleen Widdoes earned a Tony nomination and an Outer Critics Circle Award for her performance as Beatrice in Joseph Papp’s Broadway production of Much Ado About Nothing . Other Broadway credits include Brighton Beach Memoirs , Gertrude in Hamlet at Roundabout and the American premiere of Harold Pinter’s Moonlight . She has won two Obie Awards: as Polly in The Beggar’s Opera at BAM and as Margaret in CSC’s The Tower of Evil. For her work on “As the World Turns” she has been nominated for four Emmy Awards.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 After the Ball Irish Repertory Theatre 12/16/2004 Duchess of Berwick
2 Franny's Way Linda Gross Theater 03/26/2002 Older Franny/Marjorie (Franny, Dolly and Sally's grandmother)
3 Moonlight Laura Pels Theatre (Former) 09/27/1995 Maria
4 The Truth-Teller Circle Repertory Theatre 01/26/1995 Nora Culligan
5 The Tower of Evil East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 05/07/1990 Margaret Burgundy
6 Hamlet Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 12/02/1982 Gertrude
7 The One Act Play Festival Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 03/05/1981 Donna (Stops Along the Way)
8 The One Act Play Festival Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 03/05/1981 #2 (In Fireworks Lie Secret Codes)
9 A Midsummer Night's Dream Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 01/19/1975 Titania
10 As You Like It Delacorte Theater 06/21/1973 Rosalind
11 Much Ado About Nothing Delacorte Theater 08/10/1972 Beatrice
12 World War 2 1/2 Martinique Theatre 03/24/1969 The Woman
13 To Clothe the Naked Sheridan Square Playhouse 04/27/1967 Ersillia Drei
14 The Maids One Sheridan Square 11/14/1963 Claire
15 The Idiot Gate Theatre 09/25/1960 Aglaia
16 Notes from the Underground Lucille Lortel Theatre 01/19/1960 Lisa
Award Production Function
1 WON 2002 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actress Franny's Way Actor
2 NOMINATED 2002 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Franny's Way Actor
3 WON 1991 Obie Award, Performance The Tower of Evil Actor