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Alex Sharp

 
Bio:
Alex Sharp was born in London but grew up traveling constantly. He closed out his time at Juilliard (from which he graduates end of May) playing Hally in Athol Fugard√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Master Harold√Ę‚ā¨¬¶and the Boys, while simultaneously directing a production of A Clockwork Orange the play, which he also ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Alex Sharp was born in London but grew up traveling constantly. He closed out his time at Juilliard (from which he graduates end of May) playing Hally in Athol Fugard√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Master Harold√Ę‚ā¨¬¶and the Boys, while simultaneously directing a production of A Clockwork Orange the play, which he also ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
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Alex Sharp Biography

Alex Sharp was born in London but grew up traveling constantly. He closed out his time at Juilliard (from which he graduates end of May) playing Hally in Athol Fugard√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Master Harold√Ę‚ā¨¬¶and the Boys, while simultaneously directing a production of A Clockwork Orange the play, which he also adapted. Broadway: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Alex Sharp Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Drama League Awards - 2015 - Distinguished Performance Award
Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Actor in a Play Gold Star
Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Theatre World Awards - 2015 - Theatre World Award Gold Star
Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Gold Star
Alex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
- 2014 - Theatre Finalists Gold Star
Alex Sharp

Alex Sharp News

Justin Cooley and Mira Nadon Win Clive Barnes Awards Photo Justin Cooley and Mira Nadon Win Clive Barnes Awards
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2022

The Clive Barnes Foundation, under the leadership of Holly Jones and Lloyd Mayor, announced the winners of the 12th Annual Clive Barnes Awards.

Finalists Announced for Twelfth Annual Clive Barnes Awards Photo Finalists Announced for Twelfth Annual Clive Barnes Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

The Clive & Valerie Barnes Foundation has announced the date for the 12th Annual Clive Barnes Awards. Hosted by New York 1's Frank DiLella, the presentation of the awards recognizing excellence in theater and dance will take place on Sunday, September 18th, 2022 at 3pm at the Westbeth Studio.

Theater Stories: CURIOUS INCIDENT, THE BAND'S VISIT, THE INHERITANCE and More About t Photo Theater Stories: CURIOUS INCIDENT, THE BAND'S VISIT, THE INHERITANCE and More About the Ethel Barrymore Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Ethel Barrymore Theatre! Learn about Ethel Barrymore herself, shows to have graced the theatre's stage, including An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin, Chaplin, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Band's Visit, The Inheritance, and many more!

Aaron Sorkin Reveals He Considered Making THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 a Musical Photo Aaron Sorkin Reveals He Considered Making THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 a Musical
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2021

Aaron Sorkin has revealed that he considered making his film, The Trial of the Chicago 7, into a musical! The American legal drama film was written and directed by Sorkin, and stars Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Sacha Baron Cohen, Daniel Flaherty, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and more.

VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 & BORAT on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Photo VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 & BORAT on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2021

Sacha talks about winning two Golden Globe Awards for Borat, doing Abbie Hoffman’s accent for The Trial of the Chicago 7, the horrible mix-up when sending his audition tape to Steven Spielberg, wearing different underwear for every character he plays, and he reveals that doing a Borat bit on our show inspired him to make Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.

Aaron Sorkin Thinks THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 Could Be A Musical Photo Aaron Sorkin Thinks THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 Could Be A Musical
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2020

In a recent virtual 92Y talk, screenwriter and director Aaron Sorkin discussed musical potential for his most recent project, the courtroom drama The Trial of the Chicago Seven.

BroadwayHD Announces October Lineup - SWEENEY TODD, A STAR IS BORN, and More! Photo BroadwayHD Announces October Lineup - SWEENEY TODD, A STAR IS BORN, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2020

BroadwayHD has announced its October roster, featuring popular films and plays, along with anniversary concerts and exciting live theater experiences.

Review Roundup: THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7, Written and Directed by Aaron Sorkin Photo Review Roundup: THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7, Written and Directed by Aaron Sorkin
by Review Roundups - Sep 26, 2020

The Trial of the Chicago 7 is now open in select theaters, before coming to Netflix on October 16.

Photo Flash: See Mark Rylance, Eddie Redmayne, & More in First Look at THE TRIAL OF  Photo Photo Flash: See Mark Rylance, Eddie Redmayne, & More in First Look at THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 23, 2020

Netflix has shared a first look at Mark Rylance, Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Eddie Redmayne, Jeremy Strong, J.C. MacKenzie, and Danny Flahery in Aaron Sorkin's new film, The Trial of The Chicago 7!

Celia Rose Gooding, Sophia Anne Caruso, Andrew Burnap & More Named Finalists for Cli Photo Celia Rose Gooding, Sophia Anne Caruso, Andrew Burnap & More Named Finalists for Clive Barnes Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 25, 2020

The Clive Barnes Foundation, today announced finalists for the 10th Annual Clive Barnes Awards, recognizing excellence in Theater and Dance. According to the New York Times, the list includes Celia Rose Gooding (Jagged Little Pill), Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice), Andrew Burnap (The Inheritance), and Christopher Livingston (The Great Society) in the theatre category, and India Bradley, Roman Mejia, Kellie Drobnick, and Aran Bell in the dance category.

Alex Sharp Videos

VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 & BORAT on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Videoplay
VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 & BORAT on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!

by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2021

Sacha talks about winning two Golden Globe Awards for Borat, doing Abbie Hoffman’s accent for The Trial of the Chicago 7, the horrible mix-up when sending his audition tape to Steven Spielberg, wearing different underwear for every character he plays, and he reveals that doing a Borat bit on our show inspired him to make Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.

VIDEO: Watch the Latest Trailer for HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Latest Trailer for HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES

by Macon Prickett - Apr 3, 2018

Check out the latest trailer for How To Talk To Girls At Parties from director/Broadway veteran John Cameron Mitchell. 

VIDEO: Trailer for John Cameron Mitchell's HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES, Starring  Videoplay
VIDEO: Trailer for John Cameron Mitchell's HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES, Starring Alex Sharp

by Caryn Robbins - Oct 6, 2017

Punk. It's a way of life. Below, watch the trailer for John Cameron Mitchell's film adaptation of HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES.

BWW TV: Adam Langdon of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME National Tour
by Jeffrey Kare - Feb 20, 2017

Coming to the Durham Performing Arts Center from February 21st-26th is the national touring production of the Olivier & Tony-Winning play, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TIme.

BWW TV: Inside the 66th Outer Critics Circle Awards with Jane Krakowski, Jessica Lange, Steve Martin & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2016

The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators for media covering New York theatre hosted its award ceremony for the 2015-16 season on May 26, at Sardis in Manhattan. Broadway's Cynthia Erivo, Danny Burstein, Jane Krakowski and more received awards, prsented Marlo Thomas, Alex Sharp, Sheldon Harnick and Victoria Clark. BroadwayWorld takes you inside the ceremony below!

STAGE TUBE: CURIOUS INCIDENT's Alex Sharp & Francesca Faridany Join Forces for Mino's Dream
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2015

Stars of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Francesca Faridany and Alex Sharp have joined forces offstage to promote a great cause- Mino's Dream. Watch below to find out more about how you can help, and CLICK HERE to donate today!

VIDEO: Son Surprises Dad with Trip to 'CURIOUS INCIDENT', Whitney Museum
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

TODAY's Willie Geist gave Jeff Petty, a dedicated father and grandfather of two, a surprise New York City trip of a lifetime as part of the morning show's #MakeYourTODAY series for dads. Petty kicked off his day at the Whitney Museum, followed by a trip to the top of the Rockefeller Center, seeing 'CURIOUS INCIDENT' on Broadway and attending a taping of THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON. Watch below!

BWW TV: Round and Round They Go- 2015 Tony Award Winners Show Off Their New Tonys!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2015

On June 7, 2015, a whole new group of Broadway community members were honored with 2015 Tony Awards for their excellence in theater this past season. From first time winners to veterans, the 2015 Tony Awards were filled to the brim with exciting wins. Some of the Tony Award winners stopped by to chat with BroadwayWorld and show off their new, shiny Tony Award statues with the classic 'spinning of the Tony' and tell us what comes to mind as they spin the Tony.

BWW TV Exclusive: CURIOUS INCIDENT's Alex Sharp on His Tony Win- 'I'm the Luckiest Guy'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2015

CURIOUS INCIDENT star Alex Sharp just received the 2015 Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Play last night. Below, check out what went down after her left the Radio City stage!

BWW TV Exclusive: CURIOUS INCIDENT's Simon Stephens Celebrates His Tony Victory!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2015

Just last night, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time accepted the 2015 Tony Award for Best Play. Check out what playwright Simon Stephens had to say afterwards below!


Alex Sharp Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Alex Sharp been in?
Alex Sharp has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Alex Sharp been in?
Alex Sharp has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Alex Sharp been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Theatre World Award (Theatre World Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and Theatre Finalists () for .

What awards has Alex Sharp won?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Theatre World Award (Theatre World Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Timeand Theatre Finalists () for .