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Date of Birth: July 13, 1905 (117)

Birth Place: Batley, Yorkshire, ENGLAND

Bio:
Geoffrey Lumb is known for Paddington 2 (2017), 24: Live Another Day (2014) and Luther (2010). (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
National Theatre Production, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1963
Mr. Brownlow
  [Broadway]
1961
President of the Court
  [Broadway]
1959
The Doctor
  [Broadway]
1959
Captain Keller [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1953
T. John Blessington
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1950
The Secretary of State
  [Broadway]
1949
Wilbur F. Threadwaite
  [Broadway]
1948
Mr. Gas Jones
  [Broadway]
1948
Policeman
  [Broadway]
1944
Mr. Reamer
  [Broadway]
1943
Edward Beecher

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1943]
Assistant Stage Manager

Geoffrey Lumb Biography

Geoffrey Lumb is known for Paddington 2 (2017), 24: Live Another Day (2014) and Luther (2010).





Geoffrey Lumb News

HENRY V Will Tour the UK in Spring 2023 Photo HENRY V Will Tour the UK in Spring 2023
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2022

Following a critically acclaimed opening at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse last month, today it has been announced that Henry V will embark on a UK tour in 2023.

Cast Announced For HENRY V at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Cast Announced For HENRY V at Shakespeare's Globe
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2022

Launching Shakespeare’s Globe’s Winter Season, Henry V opens in the candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse on 10 November, running until 4 February.

THE HOMECOMING Visits Theatre Royal Brighton This May Photo THE HOMECOMING Visits Theatre Royal Brighton This May
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022

Full casting is announced for Harold Pinter's Tony Award-winning masterpiece, The Homecoming, directed by actor and director Jamie Glover, it visits Theatre Royal Brighton Monday 2 to Saturday 7 May 2022.

Full Casting Announced For UK Tour of THE HOMECOMING Photo Full Casting Announced For UK Tour of THE HOMECOMING
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2022

Full casting is announced for Harold Pinter’s Tony Award-winning masterpiece The Homecoming, directed by actor and director Jamie Glover, which will open at Theatre Royal Bath from 30 March 2022 before travelling to Cambridge Arts Theatre, Malvern Theatre, Leicester Curve, Theatre Royal Brighton, Newcastle Theatre Royal, and Theatre Royal York.

THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT Enters Final Weeks of Performances Photo THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT Enters Final Weeks of Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2021

The Mirror and the Light, currently running at the Gielgud Theatre in London's West End, has entered its final four weeks with its last performance on Sunday 28th November 2021. The production has been a flagship theatrical event for the reopening of London's West End, delighting audiences since it opened earlier this year. 

Extension Announced For THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT at the Gielgud Theatre Photo Extension Announced For THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT at the Gielgud Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2021

The third and final novel in the Wolf Hall trilogy has been adapted for the West End stage by Dame Hilary Mantel and Ben Miles. Jeremy Herrin, who was nominated for an Olivier Award, a Tony Award and won the Evening Standard Award for the first two productions, returns to direct. Nathaniel Parker resumes his Olivier Award winning portrayal of Henry VIII.

Final Casting Announced For THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT Photo Final Casting Announced For THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2021

New names added to the cast are: Melissa Allan (Princess Mary), Samuel Awoyo (Ensemble), Ian Drysdale (French Ambassador), Jo Herbert (Lady Rochford), Andrew Hodges (Ensemble), Niamh James (Ensemble), Umi Myers (Helen Sadler / Dorothea Wolsey), Liam Smith (Walter Cromwell) and Nicholas Tizzard (Ensemble).

Casting Announced For THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT at the Gielgud Theatre Photo Casting Announced For THE MIRROR AND THE LIGHT at the Gielgud Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

As previously announced Ben Miles will return to his role as Cromwell to complete the trilogy. Nathaniel Parker joins him, resuming his Olivier Award-winning and Tony Award nominated role as Henry VIII. The full cast of 23 will be the biggest yet in the series, with 13 actors announced today, five of whom - Miles, Parker, Nicholas Boulton (Duke of Suffolk), Matt Pidgeon (Stephen Gardiner) and Giles Taylor (Archbishop Cranmer) - return to their roles in the earlier plays. 

BWW Review: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, Wilton's Music Hall Photo BWW Review: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, Wilton's Music Hall
by Gary Naylor - Nov 14, 2019

Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory have a lot of fun with their London transfer of Shakespeare's battle of the sexes, but not every decision pays off and they need to be more sympathetic to the unique pros and cons of this remarkable venue.

COME FROM AWAY Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows Photo COME FROM AWAY Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Feb 2, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a hit Canadian musical to showbiz satire and a classic sitcom 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!


Geoffrey Lumb Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Geoffrey Lumb been in?
Geoffrey Lumb has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

How many West End shows has Geoffrey Lumb been in?
Geoffrey Lumb has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Geoffrey Lumb's first West End show?
Geoffrey Lumb's first West End show was Tartuffe which opened in 2019