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Matthew Byam Shaw

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2015]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Producer
 
[West End, 2010] [Replacement]
Producer[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Producer

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2010]
Producer

[Broadway, 2010]
Producer

[West End, 2010] [Replacement]
Producer[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Broadway, 2008]
Producer

[Broadway, 2007]
Producer


Matthew Byam Shaw Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Play
Matthew Byam Shaw, Wolf Hall, Parts One & Two
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Matthew Byam Shaw, Boeing-Boeing
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Play
Matthew Byam Shaw, Frost/Nixon

Matthew Byam Shaw News

Sheffield Theatres Welcomes New Trustees To Their Board Photo Sheffield Theatres Welcomes New Trustees To Their Board
by Stephi Wild - Aug 27, 2021

Joining the Sheffield Theatres Trust Board is: esteemed academic Anni Domingo; educational IT Director James Garnett; Executive Director at Theatre Royal Stratford East Eleanor Lang; Chief Executive of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Kirsten Major; retired solicitor and former Group Chief Executive of Irwin Mitchell Solicitors John Pickering; and Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development at Sheffield Hallam University Umar Zamman.

International Festival Of Musical Theatre Will Launch in Milan, Italy in Summer 2022- Photo International Festival Of Musical Theatre Will Launch in Milan, Italy in Summer 2022- Plus, Watch a Star-Studded Launch Video!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2021

More specifics including rules regarding eligibility and further logistic details will be announced in October 2021, including the Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient. Learn more about the festival here!

BWW Feature: FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DEL MUSICAL MILANO 2022 - COMUNICATO STAMPA Photo BWW Feature: FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DEL MUSICAL MILANO 2022 - COMUNICATO STAMPA
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Jul 17, 2021

In Italia l'inaugurazione del primo e unico Festival Internazionale del Musical.

International Festival Of Musical Theatre Will Launch in Milan, Italy in Summer 2022- Photo International Festival Of Musical Theatre Will Launch in Milan, Italy in Summer 2022- Plus, Watch a Star-Studded Launch Video!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

More specifics including rules regarding eligibility and further logistic details will be announced in October 2021, including the Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient. Learn more about the festival here!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For New Comedy Series PISS OFF, I LOVE YOU Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For New Comedy Series PISS OFF, I LOVE YOU
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2020

An irreverent new digital comedy series exploring the cultural differences between the U.S and UK will premiere at the Dances with Films film festival in September.

1917, SUCCESSION, FLEABAG, CHERNOBYL, and More Win Top Honors At The 31st Annual Prod Photo 1917, SUCCESSION, FLEABAG, CHERNOBYL, and More Win Top Honors At The 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards; Full List!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 19, 2020

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) hosted the 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards on the evening of Saturday, January 18 at the Hollywood Palladium. A full list of winners is below.

AMERICAN SON, FOSSE/VERDON, & More Nominated for Producers Guild Awards Photo AMERICAN SON, FOSSE/VERDON, & More Nominated for Producers Guild Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 7, 2020

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today the Motion Pictures and Television nominees for the 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards. Winners in these categories will be announced at the PGA awards ceremony on January 18 at the Hollywood Palladium.  

Season Two of THE CROWN Debuts on Blu-ray and DVD November 13th Photo Season Two of THE CROWN Debuts on Blu-ray and DVD November 13th
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 19, 2018

Winner of 5 Emmy¬ģ Awards, including Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, the critically-acclaimed THE CROWN: SEASON TWO debuts on Blu-ray and DVD November 13 courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. THE CROWN: SEASON TWO sees an end of the age of deference, and ushers in the revolutionary era of the 1960s, following Queen Elizabeth II from 1956 to 1964 as she continues to navigate her changing role on the global stage. From the Suez Canal crisis to the resignation of British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan under scandal, and the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, audiences are given an inside look into the challenges and triumphs of her reign.

THE MODERATE SOPRANO Enters its Final Weeks Photo THE MODERATE SOPRANO Enters its Final Weeks
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2018

Audiences have just five weeks left to see David Hare's critically acclaimed new play The Moderate Soprano, about the love story at the heart of the foundation of Glyndebourne, directed by Jeremy Herrin and starring Olivier Award winners Roger Allam and Nancy Carroll. The production enters its final weeks at the Duke of York's Theatre where it must end a strictly limited season on Saturday 30 June.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE MODERATE SOPRANO at the Duke of York's Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE MODERATE SOPRANO at the Duke of York's Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2018

Production images have today been released for David Hare's The Moderate Soprano, directed by Jeremy Herrin, which is currently previewing at the Duke of York's Theatre, with opening night for press this evening.

Matthew Byam Shaw Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For New Comedy Series PISS OFF, I LOVE YOU VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer For New Comedy Series PISS OFF, I LOVE YOU
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2020

An irreverent new digital comedy series exploring the cultural differences between the U.S and UK will premiere at the Dances with Films film festival in September.

BWW TV: Full Cast Announced in West End's HANGMEN - First Trailer Released!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 30, 2015

Full casting has today been announced for the West End run of the Royal Court Theatre's production of Hangmen. ProducersRobert Fox, Matthew Byam Shaw for Playful Productions and Royal Court Theatre Productions are delighted to announce that Andy Nyman will play Syd, Craig Parkinson will take on the role of Inspector Fry and Tony Hirst will play Bill, completing the cast of the West End production. Directed by Matthew Dunster, Martin McDonagh's Hangmen will transfer to the Wyndham's Theatre for a strictly limited season, previewing from 1 December.  Check out the new trailer below!

BWW TV: Go Behind the Scenes of AMERICAN BUFFALO with Damian Lewis, Tom Sturridge and John Goodman!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 16, 2015

Shot during rehearsals for the play, a video interview of Damian Lewis, John Goodman, Tom Sturridge and director Daniel Evans discuss the upcoming production of American Buffalo. The production will play for a strictly limited season at Wyndham's Theatre, with previews from 16 April. Check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of WOLF HALL with Marin Mazzie, Cherry Jones & More!
by TV - Red Carpets - Apr 11, 2015

The Broadway transfer of The Royal Shakespeare Company's Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 began previews on March 20, 2015 at the Winter Garden Theatre, and opened Thursday night, April 9, 2015. Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2, which explores the deceit, betrayal, and intrigue of the court of Henry VIII, is written by Dame Hilary Manteland adapted by Mike Poulton. This special event invites theatergoers to be part of a unique theatrical experience, similar to the Royal Shakespeare Company's award winning production of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. BroadwayWorld was there for the red carpet arrivals and you can check out interviews with Marin Mazzie, Eric Bogosian, Jose Llana, Cherry Jones and more!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from WOLF HALL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 9, 2015

The Broadway transfer of The Royal Shakespeare Company's Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2 began previews on March 20, 2015 at the Winter Garden Theatre, with an opening set for tonight, April 9, 2015. Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2, which explores the deceit, betrayal, and intrigue of the court of Henry VIII, is written by Dame Hilary Manteland adapted by Mike Poulton. This special event invites theatergoers to be part of a unique theatrical experience, similar to the Royal Shakespeare Company's award winning production of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Helen Mirren Talks Portraying and Meeting Queen Elizabeth II
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2015

Helen Mirren returns to the Broadway stage to portray Queen Elizabeth II for the second time, having previously portrayed her in the 2006 film, THE QUEEN. In the following interview, Mirren discusses playing the icon and even meeting her. Check it out below!

BWW TV: Behind-the-Scenes With Damian Lewis in AMERICAN BUFFALO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 16, 2015

Shot at a photo shoot for the play, check out a behind-the-scenes video interview with Damian Lewis discussing the upcoming production of American Buffalo. John Goodman and Tom Sturridge will star alongside Lewis in the production which will play for a strictly limited season at Wyndham's Theatre, with previews from 16 April. Watch it below!

STAGE TUBE: West End's LEGALLY BLONDE Performs on QVC!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 22, 2011

The Laurence Olivier award-winning Legally Blonde The Musical is now taking bookings to 27 October 2012. Since its opening at the Savoy Theatre in December 2009, almost 600,000 patrons have now seen Jerry Mitchell's multi award-winning production, In the video below, the cast visits in to QVC studios for a live performance of 'So Much Better' from the award-winnning musical.

STAGE TUBE: PBS Profiles ENRON's Broadway Closing
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 10, 2010

ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre, opened on April 27, 2010 and closed last night, Sunday May 9, 2010. PBS recently profiled the show, and its surprising Broadway closing, featuring comments by the show's writer, Lucy Prebble, the show's stars and U.S. critics.

BWW TV: ENRON Preview - Opens Tonight on Broadway!
by Robert Diamond - Apr 27, 2010

ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre in preparation for an April 27, 2010 opening. BroadwayWorld brings you a complete video preview of the show!


Matthew Byam Shaw Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Matthew Byam Shaw been nominated for?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for Wolf Hall, Parts One & Two Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Boeing-Boeing and Best Play (Tony Awards) for Frost/Nixon .

What awards has Matthew Byam Shaw won?
Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Boeing-Boeing.