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Bill Ward

 
Bio:
Bill Ward played 'Charlie Stubbs' in Coronation Street from 2003-2007, winning 2 British Soap Awards, 2 Inside Soap Awards and multiple award nominations including 'Best Actor'. His recent theatre roles include 'Sir Lancelot' in Monty Python's Spamalot in the West End; 'Jimmy Porter' in Look Back In ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Bill Ward played 'Charlie Stubbs' in Coronation Street from 2003-2007, winning 2 British Soap Awards, 2 Inside Soap Awards and multiple award nominations including 'Best Actor'. His recent theatre roles include 'Sir Lancelot' in Monty Python's Spamalot in the West End; 'Jimmy Porter' in Look Back In ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
2012
Talent Contest Judge
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Sam Phillips

Bill Ward Biography

Bill Ward played 'Charlie Stubbs' in Coronation Street from 2003-2007, winning 2 British Soap Awards, 2 Inside Soap Awards and multiple award nominations including 'Best Actor'. His recent theatre roles include 'Sir Lancelot' in Monty Python's Spamalot in the West End; 'Jimmy Porter' in Look Back In Anger for Northern Stage; Ibsen's The Lady From The Sea at the Manchester Royal Exchange and 'Prospero' in The Tempest for the Guildford Shakespeare Company. His numerous recent television appearances have included 'Ruthless Rufus' in Robin Hood (BBC1); 'Rob Towler' in The Bill (ITV1); Doctors (BBC1) and Cold Blood (ITV1).





Bill Ward News

Photos: First Look at ARE YOU AS NERVOUS AS I AM? at Greenwich Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at ARE YOU AS NERVOUS AS I AM? at Greenwich Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2022

Are You As Nervous As I Am?  is one of the first original British musicals coming out after lockdown. This plucky and heart-warming new show tells the story of two strong and unique sisters. Check out photos here!

Photos: First Look at ARE YOU AS NERVOUS AS I AM at Greenwich Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at ARE YOU AS NERVOUS AS I AM at Greenwich Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

Are You As Nervous As I Am?  is one of the first original British musicals coming out after lockdown. This plucky and heart-warming new show tells the story of two strong and unique sisters. Check out photos here!

Full Cast Announced For ARE YOU AS NERVOUS AS I AM? Premiering at Greenwich Theatre i Photo Full Cast Announced For ARE YOU AS NERVOUS AS I AM? Premiering at Greenwich Theatre in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022

Following the announcement of Bill Ward joining the cast of NEW British musical, Are You As Nervous As I Am?, three talented young actresses will take on the role of Young Peggy.

Theatre Royal Bath Productions to Present MRS WARREN'S PROFESSION Photo Theatre Royal Bath Productions to Present MRS WARREN'S PROFESSION
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 7, 2022

Theatre Royal Bath Productions presents George Bernard Shaw’s Mrs Warren’s Profession starring mother and daughter Caroline Quentin and Rose Quentin as Mrs Warren and her daughter Vivie.  

THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Extends Tour into 2022 Photo THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Extends Tour into 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 16, 2021

Following a hugely successful UK tour in 2021, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow have announced more dates so that this thrilling adaptation can be performed on more stages across the UK.  Washington Irving’s classic tale has been given new life by acclaimed playwright Philip Meeks (Murder, Margaret and Me; Harpy) who wields the horror genre to reflect on the lingering appeal of fables, storytelling and monsters. 

Wiltshire Creative Announces Spring 2022 At Salisbury Playhouse And Salisbury Arts Ce Photo Wiltshire Creative Announces Spring 2022 At Salisbury Playhouse And Salisbury Arts Centre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021

Following the re-opening of Salisbury Playhouse with John Godber's September in the Rain, and Ian McDiarmid and Michael Grandage in rehearsals for the world première of Julian Barnes' The Lemon Table, Artistic Director Gareth Machin and Executive Director Sebastian Warrack today announce the Spring 2022 season at Wiltshire Creative.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsal of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsal of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021

Stars of the stage and screen, Wendi Peters (Big! The Musical; Coronation Street) and Bill Ward (Everybody‚Äôs Talking About Jamie; Emmerdale), will lead a thrilling new production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Washington Irving‚Äôs classic tale has been adapted by acclaimed playwright Philip Meeks (Murder, Margaret and Me; Harpy), unleashing one of the most terrifying monsters from the horror canon on stage ‚Äď the Headless Horseman. The ghoulish and edge-of-the-seat experience will tour theatres across the UK later this year.¬†

Full Cast Announced For New Touring Adaptation Of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Photo Full Cast Announced For New Touring Adaptation Of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021

Taking on the role of Ichabod Crane is Sam Jackson (Skins, E4; Beautiful Thing, National Tour) alongside Rose Quentin (York Witches Society, MSR Media), Lewis Cope (Vera, ITV; Witness for the Prosecution, London County Hall) and Tommy Sim'aan (As You Like It, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse; Doctors, BBC).

VIDEO: Kerry Ellis Sings New Version of 'Memory' From CATS to Support the Theatre Ind Photo VIDEO: Kerry Ellis Sings New Version of 'Memory' From CATS to Support the Theatre Industry
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2021

Leading lady of West End and Broadway musicals, Kerry Ellis has recorded a new version of the anthemic 'Memory'. The new lyrics by award-winning writer Jon Monie are both witty and emotive, and littered with theatre references from pantomime to Shakespeare, Dear Evan Hansen to Singin' in the Rain.

The Museum at Bethel Woods Announces Preservation Fellowship Photo The Museum at Bethel Woods Announces Preservation Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2021

To advance the public interpretation of the historic landscape, The Museum at Bethel Woods has selected its first-ever Landscape Preservation Fellow. Eleanor Hein joined the Museum staff on February 1st, 2021 to begin the work of the inaugural Fellowship.

Bill Ward Videos

STAGE TUBE: The Making of freeFall's THE NORMAL HEART - Part 3
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2014

Larry Kramer's unabashed indictment of the politics surrounding the early days of the AIDS epidemic debuted in 1985 and is no less surprising or powerful almost 30 years later. Set in New York City, The Normal Heart unfolds like a real-life political thriller as Ned Weeks and a close-knit group of friends shout into the darkness about what they see happening to their friends and community. This deeply moving play is part of freeFall's SEASON OF OUTCASTS, and plays through tomorrow, February 16. Scroll down to see Part 3 of The Making of freeFall's The Normal Heart!

STAGE TUBE: The Making of freeFall's THE NORMAL HEART - Part 2
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2014

Larry Kramer's unabashed indictment of the politics surrounding the early days of the AIDS epidemic debuted in 1985 and is no less surprising or powerful almost 30 years later. Set in New York City, The Normal Heart unfolds like a real-life political thriller as Ned Weeks and a close-knit group of friends shout into the darkness about what they see happening to their friends and community. This deeply moving play is part of freeFall's SEASON OF OUTCASTS, and plays through February 16.

STAGE TUBE: The Making of freeFall's THE NORMAL HEART - Part 1
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2014

This deeply moving play is part of freeFall's SEASON OF OUTCASTS, and plays through February 16. Click below to watch the first of three behind-the-scenes videos with the cast and creative team!

STAGE TUBE: The Making of freeFall's THE NORMAL HEART - Part 1
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2014

Larry Kramer's unabashed indictment of the politics surrounding the early days of the AIDS epidemic debuted in 1985 and is no less surprising or powerful almost 30 years later. Set in New York City, The Normal Heart unfolds like a real-life political thriller as Ned Weeks and a close-knit group of friends shout into the darkness about what they see happening to their friends and community. Their warnings erupt into all-out fury as everyone from government leaders, healthcare providers and the mainstream media ignore the mounting crisis. The Normal Heart was revived on Broadway in 2011 for a limited, sold-out run. It won three Tony Awards and has been made into an HBO motion picture starring Julia Roberts and Mark Ruffalo. This deeply moving play is part of freeFall's SEASON OF OUTCASTS, and plays through February 16.


Bill Ward Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Bill Ward been in?
Bill Ward has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Bill Ward been in?
Bill Ward has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Bill Ward's first West End show?
Bill Ward's first West End show was Million Dollar Quartet which opened in 2011