Katharine Hepburn (Performer) | Playbill

Katharine Hepburn


Old Saybrook is a 15-minute drive from Ivoryton, CT, where a stage manager and director named Milton Stiefel started a professional summer stock house in an old community hall more than 70 years ago. Hepburn played a number of roles there in the 1930s. In her varied career, she played Broadway, tours, stock, TV and films.

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  • Also Known As: Katharine Houghton Hepburn, Katherine Burns
  • Born: May 12, 1907 in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Death: Jun 29, 2003 in Old Saybrook, Connecticut

Roles (12)


Tony Award
1982 Best Actress in a Play Nominee
1970 Best Actress in a Musical Nominee

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