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Full Name: Elizabeth Swados
Age: 71 years 6 months
Birth Date: February 05, 1951
Horoscope: Aquarius
Lucky Number: 3
Lucky Stone: Amethyst
Lucky Color: Turquoise
Best Match for Marriage: Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius
Birth Place: Buffalo
Profession: Celebrity
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Elizabeth Swados Biography

Elizabeth Swados is a famous Celebrity, who was born on February 5, 1951 in United States. Swados was born February 5, 1951 in Buffalo, New York. Swados’ autobiography, The Four of Us, A Family Memoir, was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in 1991. According to Astrologers, zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Her first Broadway success, Runaways, was intended to be a community service piece with a short run. However, after appearing at The Public Theater, the show transferred to Broadway in May 1978. Swados’ first musical with Garry Trudeau, Doonesbury, opened on Broadway at the Biltmore Theatre in November 1983. In 1984, Swados composed the music for Garry Trudeau’s satirical musical Rap Master Ronnie. In 1985, Swados’ musical The Beautiful Lady, concerning the life and works of six Russian poets who lived, composed and performed in St. Petersburg at the time of the Revolution, won the first Helen Hayes “Best New Play” award. Swados also composed music for film (Four Friends, 1981) and television (Seize the Day, 1987), and performed live at Carnegie Hall.

Swados studied music and creative writing at Bennington College in Vermont, receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1973. While at Bennington, she was introduced by professor Franz Marijnen to Ellen Stewart and became involved with Stewart’s La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York City.

She published three novels, three non fiction books, and nine children’s books. Her later books included My Depression: A Picture Book, Sidney’s Animal Rescue, and At Play: Teaching Teenagers Theater. My Depression: A Picture Book (2005), was made into an animated short film that was an official selection of the Tribeca Film Festival in 2014. The film includes voices by Sigourney Weaver and Steve Buscemi. In June 2016, Swados’ final novel, Walking The Dog, was posthumously published by The Feminist Press. The narrative follows a former child prodigy painter and rich girl kleptomaniac as she struggles to reintegrate into society following a botched heist which left her incarcerated for two decades.

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Her father, Robert O. Swados, was a successful attorney who helped Seymour H. Knox III convert the local Buffalo Sabres hockey club into a full National Hockey League team. His autobiography, Counsel in the Crease: A Big League Player in the Hockey Wars, was published by Prometheus Books in 2005. Her mother, an actress and poet, struggled with depression. Her older brother and only sibling, Lincoln, had schizophrenia. Swados’ mother committed suicide in 1974 and Lincoln died in 1989. Swados also suffered from depression, which she discussed in her book, My Depression: A Picture Book, which was published by Seven Stories Press in 2014.

Elizabeth Swados Net Worth

Elizabeth Swados is one of the richest Celebrity & listed on most popular Celebrity. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Elizabeth Swados net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

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Elizabeth Swados (February 5, 1951 – January 5, 2016) was an American writer, composer, musician, and theatre director. Swados received Tony Award nominations for Best Musical, Best Direction of a Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score, and Best Choreography. She was nominated for Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Director of a Musical, Outstanding Lyrics, and Outstanding Music, and won an Obie Award for her direction of Runaways in 1978. In 1980, the Hobart and William Smith Colleges awarded her an honorary doctorate in Humane Letters.

Her father, Robert O. Swados, was a successful attorney who helped Seymour H. Knox III convert the local Buffalo Sabres hockey club into a full National Hockey League team. His autobiography, Counsel in the Crease: A Big League Player in the Hockey Wars, was published by Prometheus Books in 2005. Her mother, an actress and poet, struggled with depression. Her older brother and only sibling, Lincoln, had schizophrenia. Swados’ mother committed suicide in 1974 and Lincoln died in 1989. Swados also suffered from depression, which she discussed in her book, My Depression: A Picture Book, which was published by Seven Stories Press in 2014.

Runaways was revived in July 2016, after Swados’ death, by the New York City Center as a part of its Encores! Off Center season, a series that explores rarely revived Off Broadway shows.

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Working with Ellen Stewart and Andrei Serban, and with Peter Brook, Swados worked to develop a new sensory language of sound, rhythm, and movement that transcended traditional verbal speech. Swados’ musical compositions for Fragments of a Greek Trilogy (Medea, Electra, and Trojan Women) during the early 1970s at La MaMa and for Peter Brook’s Conference of the Birds in the later 1970s laid the groundwork for musical innovation in both American and international theatre.

Shortly after Swados’ death in 2016, the actress Diane Lane honored her by establishing a grant for arts educators. The two had a personal connection that dated back to the 1970s. Swados provided the music for Lane’s acting debut in Andrei Serban’s 1972 production of Medea, and collaborated with the actress again on Runaways.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Celebrity. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Elizabeth Swados celebrates birthday on February 5 of every year.

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