Nan Martin

Nan Martin

Performer

Nan Martin, a stage actress who was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in J.B., died March 4, 2010, due to complications from emphysema. She was 82. Ms. Martin was born in Decatur, IL, and raised in Santa Monica, CA, the daughter of cornetist father, Clarence Martin, and cellist mother, Frances.

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  • Born: Jul 15, 1927 in Decatur, IL, USA
  • Death: Mar 4, 2010 in Malibu

Roles (11)

The Eccentricities of a Nightingale Playbill - Dec 1976 The Eccentricities of a Nightingale (1976)
Opened Nov 23, 1976
  • as Mrs. Buchanan (Original)
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Summer Brave Playbill - Oct 1975 Summer Brave (1975)
Opened Oct 26, 1975
  • as Flo Owens (Original)
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Come Live with Me Playbill - Jan 1967 Come Live With Me (1967)
Opened Jan 26, 1967
  • as A Visitor (Original)
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Under the Yum-Yum Tree Playbill - Nov 1960 Under the Yum-Yum Tree (1960)
Opened Nov 16, 1960
  • as Irene Wilson (Original)
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King Henry IV, Part I Playbill - March 1960 King Henry IV, Part I (1960)
Opened Mar 1, 1960
  • as Lady Percy, Hotspur's wife (Original)
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Lysistrata Playbill - Nov 1959 Lysistrata (1959)
Opened Nov 24, 1959
  • as Lysistrata (Original)
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The Great God Brown Playbill - Oct 1959 The Great God Brown (1959)
Opened Oct 6, 1959
  • as Margaret (Original)
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J.B. Playbill - Jan 1959 J.B. (1958)
Opened Dec 11, 1958
  • as Sarah (Original)
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PB.Listing.Placeholder.BROADWAY.V4.jpg The Makropoulos Secret (1957)
Opened Dec 3, 1957
  • as Emilia Marty (Understudy - Original)
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The Constant Wife Playbill - Dec 1951 The Constant Wife (1951)
Opened Dec 8, 1951
  • as Marie-Louise Durham (Original)
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Awards

Tony Award
1959 Best Featured Actress in a Play J.B. Nominee
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