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October 26, 2013 Poway California
On October twenty-sixth Barbara appeared with Hal Linden in Love Letters
at the Poway Center for the Arts. The two have toured extensively for
sell out crowds.
The play centers on two characters, Melissa Gardner and
Andrew Makepeace Ladd III. Using the epistolary form sometimes found in
novels, they sit side by side at tables and read the notes, letters and
cards – in which over nearly 50 years, they discuss their hopes and
ambitions, dreams and disappointments, victories and defeats – that have
passed between them throughout their separated lives. (From
May 25, 2013 Vienna Austria
Barbara don's her famous harem costume and reprises her role as Jeannie!
The theme of the 2013 Life Ball was '1001 Nights.' Barbara is seen here
during her on-stage appearance where she danced, blinked and charmed
Fans will note her belly-button (censored by NBC executives during the
run of 'I Dream of Jeannie') is on full display in this nearly accurate
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THIS EVENT IN BARBARA'S PERSONAL ALBUM!
August - November 2012 Kansas City, Missouri
Barbara is seen here posing on set for an interview during her three
month run at the New Theatre Restaurant in Kansas City Missouri in the
hit comedy 'Social Security.' It focuses on trendy Manhattan art gallery
owners Barbara and David Kahn, whose life is upended when her Mineola
housewife sister Trudy deposits their eccentric mother Sophie (Barbara
Eden) on the couple's doorstep while she and her husband Martin head to
Buffalo to rescue their sexually precocious college student daughter.
The two introduce Sophie to suave nonagenarian artist Maurice Koenig,
who offers to paint her portrait and soon begins to brighten her life in
ways she never expected in her twilight years! Check out some of the
shots taken on the set during the show!
Lifetime Achievement Award
April 26, 2012 Hollywood, California
Barbara is seen here with President/CEO Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Leron Gubler, Christopher Barton and a chamber of commerce official. On
April 26th Barbara was the recipient of the Hollywood Chamber Of
Commerce's Lifetime Achievement Award. Barbara was presented with a
large self portrait and was honored for her years of contributions to
the Hollywood community and recognized for her many achievements. During
the luncheon attendees were serenaded by a vocal group and watched the
pilot episode of 'I Dream of Jeannie.' Click the photos below to view
Evening with Barbara!
April 11, 2012 Larry Edmunds Book Shop, Hollywood CA
The evening of April 11th Barbara appeared at Larry Edmunds well known
book shop on Hollywood Boulevard. Fans were able to sit and view the
pilot episode of I Dream of Jeannie with Barbara. Afterwards
Barbara answered questions and spoke about here years on Jeannie
fondly recalling fun stories and sharing memories with fans in
Following the screening Barbara signed copies of her New York Times Best
Selling Memoir, Jeannie Out of the Bottle. To view photographs
from the evening click the photos below to enlarge them.
Pinkest Party on Earth!
2012 Macon International Cherry Blossom Festival
Macon Georgia is known for it's annual Cherry Blossom
Festival. For it's 30th year Barbara appeared as Grand Marshal in the
Parade and spoke before a packed luncheon at The Idle Hour Country Club
the following day. Barbara had never been to Macon before this and was
thrilled with the festivities and the hospitality of Macon. "One of my
favorite colors of course is pink, so it was a delight seeing it
everywhere I looked," Barbara exclaimed.
TO VIEW THE PHOTOS LARGE, CLICK ON THEM!
Viva Las Vegas!
November 18, 2011
Barbara is seen here with Adam Scott Rote at the
unveiling of his portrait of Barbara titled 'Flaming Star.'
Sometimes art travels beyond beauty or inspiration and
brings the viewer to a place of stillness, of memory recall, and a
longing for a time and place that is suffused with sweetness and
The Drive In Daze paintings by Adam Scott Rote transports the viewer to
long summer nights in spacious cars watching real movie stars in their
signature roles. Today, we marvel at the 3D images jumping off the IMAX
screen, but nothing replaces great storytelling. And here, Adam is
telling the truly American story of those Drive In Daze, and the iconic
stars who brought the films to life.
CLICK THE IMAGE TO SEE IT LARGER.
& Perth Australia
2011 SupaNova Pop Culture Expo
Barbara joined fellow 'I Dream of Jeannie' cast
members Larry Hagman and Bill Daily at both the Sydney and Perth
SupaNova Pop Culture Expo events this past June 2011. Coincidentally
Barbara's dog Djinn Djinn is an Australian born Labradoodle who was
flown from Australia to Barbara when he was only ten weeks old. Djinn
Djiinn is now seven years old. Djinn Djinn was named after Jeannie's
magical 'invisible' dog from 'I Dream of Jeannie.' Luckily he doesn't
hate uniforms like his television show counterpart.
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Eden in Vanity Fair Magazine
From Vanity Fair Magazine:
For five seasons in the 1960s, Barbara Eden starred
as the titular heroine on the sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. Four decades
and countless TV and film roles later, the Hollywood stalwart is still
beloved for her magical, iconic role. With this month’s release of her
memoir, Jeannie out of the Bottle (Crown).
Jeannie Out of the Bottle... Down Under!
Crown, a division of Random House announces that it had
licensed Harper Collins the distribution rights for both Australia and
New Zealand for Jeannie Out of the Bottle. Readers are treated to
a unique snapshot of what it was like to have been there in the Golden
Days of Hollywood seen through the eyes of iconic movie stars like
Marilyn Monroe and Paul Newman.
Plus fans of I Dream of Jeannie will enjoy Barbara's
stories of the hectic, wild and crazy happenings on the sound stages of
the classic television show. Jeannie Out of the Bottle is not
only about the professional achievements Barbara has accomplished as a
leading lady for more than four decades but also the laughter and tears
of her personal life.
Barbara and The Godfather... of Television Movies
February 5, 2011
Barbara is seen here with Chuck Fries at his private book
signing party on Saturday February 5th. Among countless television
movies Chuck produced the 1976 television movie "How To Break Up A
Happy Divorce" which starred Barbara Eden and Hal Linden. Click the
photo to the left to see it larger!
*Barbara in the Studio!
January 22, 2011
Barbara recently spent a number of days in the Random
House Audio - Books On Tape studio recording the audio book for her
upcoming memoir! Click the photo to the left to see it larger!
Barbara's Personal Photo Album NOW OPEN
January 20, 2011
Barbara is happy to present to her fans the newest
feature of Barbara Eden: Her Official Website, Barbara's Personal Photo
As well as rare and unpublished professional photography, this album
also features never before seen photographs from
Barbara's personal camera never before released to the public. Now you
may view photos from her travels and her personal life,
hand picked by Barbara for you the fans to enjoy.
Stay tuned to the media section in the navigation bar for more photography from Barbara's personal life.
Barbara Eden in Germany
During her trip to Germany Barbara and her husband Jon
stopped off at a variety of famous landmarks in Germany. Most notably
the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin and in Dresden Germany, seen below at the
statue of Martin Luther.
PHOTO CREDITS: BARBARAEDEN.COM
Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman Appear at the 2010 German Kinderlachen-Gala!
November 27th, 2010 Dortmund, Germany
Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman attended the 2010 German
Kinderlachen (Kinder) Gala (The Child Awards) in Dortmund Germany.
Joining over 400 other guests Eden and Hagman graced the red carpet and
were present for the Gala. Since 2002 Kinderlachen (Children's Laughter)
has supported hospitals, children's hospices, day care centers, nursery
schools and more, with donations and volunteer help.
PHOTO CREDITS: MONIKA
SANDEL, BARBARA EDEN.COM
Barbara Eden Appears at the 2010 German Sustainability Awards!
November 26th, 2010 -Dusseldorf, Germany
Barbara Eden made a surprise appearance at the 2010 German Sustainability Awards where her television 'Master' Larry Hagman was honored with an award.
The Sustainability Award intends to encourage companies to operate
sustainably and help to raise awareness of the principles of sustainable
Awards are presented to
companies that consistently and extensively implement the principles of
sustainability throughout their business to a high standard. Previous
laureates include HRH The Prince of Wales, the former Executive Director
of the United Nations Environmental Program, Prof Klaus Toepfer,
American actress and Jane Fonda and singers Annie Lennox and Yusuf
Special awards are given to personalities who have made
an extraordinary contribution to the cause of sustainability at a
national or international level. Larry's tireless work and promotion of
the Solar Power panel development company SolarWorld has been
immeasurable. Thanks to Larry’s efforts, SolarWorld’s generous donation
of 100KW of solar panels will power five more clinics in earthquake
PHOTO CREDITS: BARBARA EDEN.COM
Barbara Eden appears at the Providence Speech and
Hearing Center for the "Once Upon a Time" Benefit Gala!
November 13th, 2010 -Newport Beach, California
Barbara Eden appeared at the Providence Speech and
Hearing Center 45th Annual Benefit. The 2010 theme "Once Upon a Time"
invited guests to come dressed in fairy tale and fantasy costumes to
help raise money for the Speech and Hearing Center which for forty five
years has been the leading speech and hearing center in Orange County
PHOTO CREDITS: DAVID NEELY, BARBARA EDEN
Barbara Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the
Hollywood Walk of Fame!
November 3rd, 2010 -Hollywood, CA
Barbara Eden joined countless other celebrities at the
50th Anniversary Celebration of the Hollywood Walk of Fame at the Kodak
Theater on Hollywood Blvd. The event was catered by Wolfgang Puck with
performances by Cirque du Soleil performers and Walk of Fame Honorees
photographed by celebrity photographer Harry Langdon and presented with
a commemorative pin and plaque of their Star.
The event also saw
a time capsule filled with various artifacts buried at the corner of
Hollywood and Highland, to be opened fifty years from now (2060).
Barbara's star on the Walk of Fame can be found at:
7003 Hollywood Blvd.
featured in the "Celebrity Collection" of The Trail of Painted Ponies
October 4th, 2010 -Itasac, IL
Award winning actress Barbara Eden has stepped into the
spotlight as the newest star to be featured in the Celebrity Collection
from The Trail of Painted Ponies. Ms. Eden has created an original
Painted Pony reminiscent of her classic television show "I Dream of
Jeannie" while artfully combining her passion for dreams and Native
American dream catchers. This beautiful new Painted Pony is titled "Dreamcatcher"
and is decorated with pink velvet, gold and crystals.
"Creating 'Dreamcatcher' for The Trail of Painted Ponies
is a dream come true," said Barbara. "I have always believed in the
power of dreams, and it is such a pleasure to share the magic of dream
catchers with my fans and collectors so that they may realize their own
A new figurine based on Ms. Eden's original
design with be showcased for retailers at gift shows beginning in
January 2011 and will be available from fine gift retailers across
America beginning in Spring 2011.
To learn more about The Trail of Painted Ponies, please
2010 9th Annual Southern California Doodle Romp
September 11th, 2010 Santa Monica, CA
Barbara attended the 9th Annual
Doodle Romp in the Santa Monica Mountains. The annual event benefited
The Malibu Pet Companions (MPC). The MPC helps fund the Agoura Animal
Shelter with funds for medical and foster care for homeless
Barbara is seen here with Mollie and Ruby of Manor Lake
Cast of 'I Dream of Jeannie' reunites at 24th Annual
DragonCon in Atlanta Georgia
September 4th, 2010 Atlanta, GA
Barbara Eden, Larry Hagman and Bill Daily were reunited for the
45th Anniversary of I Dream of Jeannie at DragonCon, the
largest Science Fiction/Fantasy Convention in the Southeast United
States. The three cast members spent three days appearing at various
panels to discuss the show, its history and amazing following. Included
in the festivities, the cast was available for autographs as well as a
special 45th Anniversary
Photo Opportunity where fans could purchase an
pose with Barbara, Larry and Bill with a backdrop of the
interior of the bottle Barbara called home on the 1960's sitcom.