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Dominic Cooke

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Director
 
[West End, 2020]
Director
 
[West End, 2019] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

Photos

THE CORN IS GREEN by Williams,      , Writer - Emily Williams, Director - 
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THE CORN IS GREEN by Williams, , Writer - Emily Williams, Director - Dominic Cooke, Set and Costume Designer - ULTZ, Lighting Designer - Charles Balfour, Music Arrangements and Direction - Will Stuart, Sound Designer - Christopher Shutt, Choreographer - Bill Deamer, The National Theatre, 2022, Credit: Johan Persson/

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03/28/2022
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Dominic Cooke

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04/09/2018
Harriet Scott, Dominic Cooke, Ronan Keating Photo

Harriet Scott, Dominic Cooke, Ronan Keating

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04/09/2018
Best Director Dominic Cooke Follies) and presenter Matt Wolf Photo

Best Director Dominic Cooke Follies) and presenter Matt Wolf

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01/30/2018

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Director

[West End, 2020]
Director

[West End, 2019] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]


Dominic Cooke Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - Best Director
Dominic Cooke, Follies

Dominic Cooke News

BWW Review: THE CORN IS GREEN, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE CORN IS GREEN, National Theatre
by Alexander Cohen - Apr 23, 2022

A post-modern tint cannot save this 1938 play from feeling stuck in the past.

Photos: First Look at Nicola Walker & More in THE CORN IS GREEN at the National Theat Photo Photos: First Look at Nicola Walker & More in THE CORN IS GREEN at the National Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

Production images of Nicola Walker in The Corn is Green at the National Theatre have been released today. The Corn is Green by Emlyn Williams, and directed by Dominic Cooke, opens to press in the Lyttelton Theatre on Friday 22 April and runs until 11 June.  

JERUSALEM Leads April's Top 10 New London Shows Photo JERUSALEM Leads April's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Apr 1, 2022

London is never short of temptations, whether epic West End shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a juicy revival to a new political play and a classic musical reborn, here are some of this month’s most eye-catching openings. Don’t forget to check back for BroadwayWorld’s reviews, interviews and features!

Sita Mcintosh Appointed Chair Of Kiln Theatre Photo Sita Mcintosh Appointed Chair Of Kiln Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

Kiln Theatre today announces the appointment of Sita McIntosh as Chair. McIntosh was a previous Trustee of Kiln Theatre and will be joining the current Board of Directors: Moyra McGarth Brown, Nicholas Basden, Dominic Cooke CBE, Karen Napier, Shrina Shah and Christopher Yu. Also joining Kiln Theatre as a new Trustee is Louis Charalambous.

Photos: Inside Rehearsals for THE CORN IS GREEN at the National Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsals for THE CORN IS GREEN at the National Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

Photos of Nicola Walker in rehearsal for The Corn is Green at the National Theatre are released today. The Corn is Green by Emlyn Williams, and directed by Dominic Cooke, opens in the Lyttelton Theatre on 9 April, and runs until 11 June.  

Denzel Westley-Sanderson Wins The RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2021 Photo Denzel Westley-Sanderson Wins The RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2021
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2021

The Royal Theatrical Support Trust (RTST) and English Touring Theatre (ETT) have announced Denzel Westley-Sanderson as the winner of the 2021 RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award and Nathan Crossan-Smith as the runner-up.

BWW Review: THE NORMAL HEART, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE NORMAL HEART, National Theatre
by Jonathan Marshall - Oct 1, 2021

A fire is ignited as the ensemble gather silently in an act of remembrance. It then ascends high above the Olivier stage, where it continues to burn for the duration of the play. It conjures a feeling of warmth, comfort, and community, echoed by the in-the-round configuration of the extensive auditorium that somehow soon feels intimate.

Photos: First Look at the National Theatre's THE NORMAL HEART Photo Photos: First Look at the National Theatre's THE NORMAL HEART
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2021

A new virus is infecting gay men across New York City.  As the rising death toll is ignored by government and the medical establishment, fear and confusion turns to rage and division.  Using this anger, writer and activist Ned Weeks sets out to unite the community in their fight for recognition and right to survive. 

BWW Interview: Dino Fetscher Talks THE NORMAL HEART at the National Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Dino Fetscher Talks THE NORMAL HEART at the National Theatre
by Shane Morgan - Sep 20, 2021

Writer and activist Susan Sontag once famously referred to Larry Kramer as 'one of America's most valuable troublemakers.' His play The Normal Heart is now being revived at the National Theatre.

The Royal Theatrical Support Trust and ETT Invite Entries For The RTST Sir Peter Hall Photo The Royal Theatrical Support Trust and ETT Invite Entries For The RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2021
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2021

Now in its fifth year, the award – which honours the memory of RTST co-founder, Sir Peter Hall – offers the winner their first-time opportunity to direct a full-scale, fully funded, mid-scale regional touring production of a classic or modern play, which may be an existing play or a new adaptation of a novel or film.

Dominic Cooke Videos

VIDEO: Royal Philharmonic Society Honours Stephen Sondheim VideoVIDEO: Royal Philharmonic Society Honours Stephen Sondheim
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2019

The acclaimed composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim has been made an Honorary Member of the Royal Philharmonic Society in recognition of his outstanding services to music.

Third Rail Brings National Theatre Live's FOLLIES and PETER PAN to the World Trade Ce VideoThird Rail Brings National Theatre Live's FOLLIES and PETER PAN to the World Trade Center This Weekend!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 12, 2017

Have you been looking for the perfect gift for the theatre-lover in your life? Do you need a holiday getaway, but a trip to London isn't in the cards? Then catch Britain's top productions close to home at Third Rail's National Theatre Live Broadcasts!

VIDEO: First Look -  Trailer for National Theatre's Live Broadcast of FOLLIES VideoVIDEO: First Look - Trailer for National Theatre's Live Broadcast of FOLLIES
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 4, 2017

As BWW previously announced, the classic Stephen Sondheim musical FOLLIES will be broadcast live to cinemas across the UK and internationally on Thursday November 16th as part of National Theatre Live. Below, watch the trailer for for the cinematic release!

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes with FOLLIES - What Is Sondheim's Classic Musical About? VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes with FOLLIES - What Is Sondheim's Classic Musical About?
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Including such classic songs as Broadway Baby, I'm Still Here and Losing My Mind, Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical FOLLIES is being staged for the first time at the National Theatre. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, the production is directed by Dominic Cooke (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom). In the video below, get a look behind the scenes with the company talking about what this classic musical is about!

VIDEO: Imelda Staunton & More Get Ready for National Theatre's FOLLIES
by Stage Tube - Jul 14, 2017

Classic Stephen Sondheim musical Follies, which opens at the Olivier Theatre this August, will be broadcast live to cinemas across the UK and internationally on Thursday November 16th as part of National Theatre Live.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - Sneak Peek at THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF ROSES (Part 2)
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2016

Below, BWW shares an exclusive clip from THE HOLLOW CROWN: The Wars of The Roses from the second part of the series, Henry VI (Part 2), airing December 18, 2016. The series stars Tom Sturridge, Hugh Bonneville, Sophie Okonedo, and Sally Hawkins.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - Sneak Peek at THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF ROSES (Part 2)
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 15, 2016

Below, BWW shares an exclusive clip from THE HOLLOW CROWN: The Wars of The Roses from the second part of the series, Henry VI (Part 2), airing December 18, 2016. The series stars Tom Sturridge, Hugh Bonneville, Sophie Okonedo, and Sally Hawkins.

STAGE TUBE: National Theatre Live - COMEDY OF ERRORS Preview!
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2012

Bringing the best of British theatre to cinemas across the U.S. this fall, NCM Fathom will present a series of events from the stage of the National Theatre of Great Britain. All events will begin at 7:00 p.m. local time. Presented by NT Live, BY Experience and Fathom, the four-part in-theater series will be broadcast to more than 130 additional U.S. movie theaters nationwide through NCM's exclusive Digital Broadcast Network.

STAGE TUBE: National Theatre Live - Preview!
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2012

The National Theatre presents the third season of National Theatre Live (NT Live), a successful initiative to broadcast live performances from the National's stages to cinemas worldwide. In addition to the previously scheduled broadcasts of The Comedy of Errors (March 1), the season will include Travelling Light (February 9) and She Stoops to Conquer (March 29). Check out a preview of the season below!

BWW TV: Robert Foxworth Stars in King Lear at Old Globe
by Robert Diamond - Aug 31, 2010

Robert Foxworth plays King Lear and Bruce Turk the Fool in Shakespeare's tragedy, directed by Festival Artistic Director Adrian Noble. The crowns are swapped in Alan Bennett's The Madness of George III, also helmed by Noble, where Miles Anderson will play King George III and Foxworth will play Dr. Willis. The Festival also includes Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew directed by Ron Daniels with Jonno Roberts and Emily Swallow as the two sparring lovers.


Dominic Cooke Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Dominic Cooke been nominated for?
Best Director (Olivier Awards) for Follies .