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Denis Quilley

 
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Stage Credits

  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 2002
Elisha J. Whitney
  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1999
Performer
  [West End]
London Concert, 1996
Benjamin Stone
  [Regional (UK)]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1993
Judge Turpin
Sweeney Todd [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Concert Revival, 1988
Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 1986
Georges
  [London Fringe]
London Concert, 1984
Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 1980
Sweeney Todd
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1971
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1970
Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 1964
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 1963
Antipholus of Ephesus
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1960
Nestor-Le-Fripe [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Production, 1959
Candide
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1956
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1955
Laurie
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1953
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 2002
Elisha J. Whitney

  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1999
Performer

  [West End]
London Concert, 1996
Benjamin Stone

  [Regional (UK)]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1993
Judge Turpin

Sweeney Todd [Replacement]

  [West End]
London Concert Revival, 1988
Performer

  [West End]
London Production, 1986
Georges

  [London Fringe]
London Concert, 1984
Performer

  [West End]
London Production, 1980
Sweeney Todd

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1971
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1970
Performer

  [West End]
London Production, 1964
Performer

  [West End]
London Revival, 1963
Antipholus of Ephesus

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1960
Nestor-Le-Fripe [Replacement]

  [West End]
London Production, 1959
Candide

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1956
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1955
Laurie

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1953
Performer


Denis Quilley Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2000 - Best Supporting Performance in a Musical
Denis Quilley, Candide
 
Olivier Awards - 1980 - Actor of the Year in a Musical Gold Star
Denis Quilley, Sweeney Todd
 
Olivier Awards - 1977 - Comedy Performance of the Year Gold Star
Denis Quilley, Privates On Parade

Denis Quilley News

BWW Feature: THE BIRTHDAY MONTH / SONDHEIM 1 - Five productions that we won't forget Photo BWW Feature: THE BIRTHDAY MONTH / SONDHEIM 1 - Five productions that we won't forget
by Matt Wolf - Mar 15, 2021

Last week, we acknowledged the forthcoming birthday of Andrew Lloyd Webber via a look back at five defining London stagings of his work. This time, we offer the same tribute to Stephen Sondheim, with whom Lloyd Webber, 18 years Sondheim's junior, shares a birthdate of March 22: on that day, the great man turns 91.

The Shows That Made Us: MY FAIR LADY Photo The Shows That Made Us: MY FAIR LADY
by Louise Penn - Sep 9, 2020

Whenever I see My Fair Lady, or hear a note from the score, or catch the film, I feel a warm glow pass over me. It truly is 'loverly'.

Stephen Daldry Directs Modern Reimagining of AN INSPECTOR CALLS At The Wallis Photo Stephen Daldry Directs Modern Reimagining of AN INSPECTOR CALLS At The Wallis
by Julie Musbach - Dec 17, 2018

Stephen Daldry ('The Crown,' Billy Elliot, The Inheritance) directs his National Theatre of Great Britain's landmark production of J.B. Priestley's classic thriller An Inspector Calls, hailed as the theatrical event of its generation and winner of an unprecedented number of awards, including three Olivier's, four Tony's and seven Drama Desk Awards, with an exclusive West Coast engagement at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts from Tuesday, January 22 to Sunday, February 10, 2019.

'Lost West End Vintage 2,' an Album of London's Forgotten Musicals 1943-1962, is Rele Photo 'Lost West End Vintage 2,' an Album of London's Forgotten Musicals 1943-1962, is Released Today
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2018

Following last year's critically acclaimed release of 'Lost West End Vintage' (highlighted in The Sunday Times as an "Essential New Release') Stage Door Records are pleased to continue the album series with 'Lost West End Vintage 2', released and available in stores from today.

BWW CLOSE UP: LA JAULA DE LAS LOCAS Photo BWW CLOSE UP: LA JAULA DE LAS LOCAS
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Jun 22, 2018

El proximo 14 septiembre llega al Teatre Tivoli de Barcelona la nueva produccion de LA JAULA DE LAS LOCAS, dirigida y protagonizada por Àngel Llacer, que comparte cartel con Ivan Labanda, y que mejor motivo para hacer un repaso por la historia de este clasico de Broadway que tantas barreras ha roto.

New Double Album 'Lost West End Vintage 2' Celebrates London's Forgotten Musicals Photo New Double Album 'Lost West End Vintage 2' Celebrates London's Forgotten Musicals
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2018

Following last year's critically acclaimed release of 'Lost West End Vintage' (highlighted in The Sunday Times as an "Essential New Release') Stage Door Records are pleased to continue the album series with 'Lost West End Vintage 2' to be released on July 27th 2018.

Gossip: Concert Version Of MACK AND MABEL Planned for 2016?
by Carrie Dunn - Sep 9, 2015

BWW:UK understands there are plans afoot for a special, one-night-only concert production of Mack and Mabel in the West End in 2016!

The Vancouver Opera Concludes 2014-15 Season with SWEENEY TODD, Now thru 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2015

Revenge will be delicious in the final production of Vancouver Opera's 2014-2015 season: Stephen Sondheim's brilliantly thrilling Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, onstage at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre for 6 performances tonight, April 25 - May 3, 2015.

The Vancouver Opera Presents SWEENEY TODD, 4/25-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

A massive 12,000-pound moving steel platform – and the Vancouver Opera Orchestra – will dominate the Queen Elizabeth theatre stage for VO's innovative new production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, opening April 25, 2015 for only 6 performances through May 3.

The Vancouver Opera Presents SWEENEY TODD, 4/25-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

A massive 12,000-pound moving steel platform – and the Vancouver Opera Orchestra – will dominate the Queen Elizabeth theatre stage for VO's innovative new production of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, opening April 25, 2015 for only 6 performances through May 3.


Denis Quilley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Denis Quilley been in?
Denis Quilley has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Denis Quilley been in?
Denis Quilley has appeared on London's West End in 15 shows.

What was Denis Quilley's first West End show?
Denis Quilley's first West End show was Airs on a Shoestring which opened in 1953

What awards has Denis Quilley been nominated for?
Best Supporting Performance in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Candide Actor of the Year in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Sweeney Todd and Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Privates On Parade .

What awards has Denis Quilley won?
Actor of the Year in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Sweeney Toddand Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Privates On Parade.