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Maureen Lipman

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Limited Engagement, 2018
Performer
  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory Revival, 2017
Lotte Schoen
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2014
Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 2003
Mrs. Meers
  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1998
Aunt Eller
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1988
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 1986
Ruth Sherwood
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1971
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, unknown
Performer

Productions

 
[West End, 2017]
Director

Photos

RIchard Wilson & Maureen Lipman Photo

RIchard Wilson & Maureen Lipman

From: 
Date:
02/22/2019
Maureen Lipman & Martin Sherman Photo

Maureen Lipman & Martin Sherman

From: 
Date:
02/22/2019
Maureen Lipman (Mrs Gamadge) & Glynis Barber (Alice Russell) Photo

Maureen Lipman (Mrs Gamadge) & Glynis Barber (Alice Russell)

From: 
Date:
03/02/2018
Honeysuckle Weeks (Mabel Cantwell), Maureen Lipman (Mrs Gamadge) & Glynis Barber (Ali Photo

Honeysuckle Weeks (Mabel Cantwell), Maureen Lipman (Mrs Gamadge) & Glynis Barber (Alice Russell)

From: 
Date:
03/02/2018
Maureen Lipman Photo

Maureen Lipman

From: 
Date:
12/05/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Limited Engagement, 2018
Performer

  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory Revival, 2017
Lotte Schoen

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2014
Performer

  [West End]
London Production, 2003
Mrs. Meers

  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1998
Aunt Eller

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1988
Performer

  [West End]
London Revival, 1986
Ruth Sherwood

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1971
Performer

  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, unknown
Performer

Productions

Director


Maureen Lipman Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Supporting Performance in a Musical or Entertainment
Maureen Lipman, A Little Night Music
 
Olivier Awards - 2004 - Best Actress in a Musical
Maureen Lipman, Thoroughly Modern Millie
 
Olivier Awards - 1986 - Outstanding Performance of the Year by an Actress in a Musical
Maureen LipmanWonderful Town!
 
Olivier Awards - 1984 - Comedy Performance of the Year Gold Star
Maureen LipmanSee How They Run
 
Olivier Awards - 1983 - Actress of the Year in a New Play
Maureen LipmanMessiah
 
Olivier Awards - 1979 - Comedy Performance of the Year
Maureen LipmanOutside Edge

Maureen Lipman News

Park Theatre Announces its Autumn/Winter Season Photo Park Theatre Announces its Autumn/Winter Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

Park Theatre has announced its Autumn / Winter season, including the previously announced adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A Single Man, and a mini-festival supporting emerging writers with two-week runs of their shows paired into double bills. For Christmas, the venue presents an Outer Hebridean mystery based on a true story set on Boxing Day 1900.

Dilated Theatre Company Presents SUS At Park Theatre, 21 September " 15 October Photo Dilated Theatre Company Presents SUS At Park Theatre, 21 September " 15 October
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2022

Dilated Theatre Company in association with Park Theatre presents: SUS, Barrie Keeffe's incendiary play about institutional racism and abuse of power gets a timely revival Written by Barrie Keeffe | Directed by Paul Tomlinson. Running 21 September – 15 October.

World Premiere of JONNY FEATHERS THE ROCK AND ROLL PIGEON to be Presented at Park The Photo World Premiere of JONNY FEATHERS THE ROCK AND ROLL PIGEON to be Presented at Park Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Accompanied by original music and puppetry aplenty, the world premiere of Jonny Feathers the Rock and Roll Pigeon is heading to Park Theatre this autumn. This fun-filled show, perfect for young rockers (aged 4-8) and old rollers, is set to strike a chord and smooth some ruffled feathers.

New Cast Member Announced For 9 CIRCLES at Park Theatre Photo New Cast Member Announced For 9 CIRCLES at Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

Following the recent announcement of Guy Masterson and Bill Cain's 9 Circles at Park Theatre, the company have announced Daniel Bowerbank as the final cast member to join the cast.

Guy Masterson's 9 CIRCLES Comes to the Park Theatre Photo Guy Masterson's 9 CIRCLES Comes to the Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022

From House of Cards writer Bill Cain and The Shark is Broken director Guy Masterson, the European premiere of 9 Circles is based on a true story of a repatriated US Army Private accused of war crimes. In a psychological thriller told through the eyes of the accused, 9 Circles asks how a soldier can be trained as a cold-blooded killing machine while clinging on to the threads of his humanity.

Performance Lineup Announced for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Photo Performance Lineup Announced for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee
by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022

According to WhatsOnStage, the full lineup for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee has been announced. The 90 minute celebration is set to air tonight at 8pm via ITV. Stage and screen performers are set to take the stage, set on Windsor Castle grounds. Keala Settle from film's 'The Greatest Showman' and Broadway's Waitress will perform 'Sing' by Andrew Lloyd Weber and Gary Barlow. Lin-Manuel Miranda and Andrew Lloyd Weber have been collaborating on a special project that has not yet been revealed. Read more about the project here. 

Barry Cryer: A Celebration Comes to the Lyric Theatre Photo Barry Cryer: A Celebration Comes to the Lyric Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Glittering array of stars gather to remember iconic talent in special one-off show on 13th June including Stephen Fry, Judi Dench, Bill Bailey, Harry Hill, Maureen Lipman, Barry Humphries and Stewart Lee, plus recorded tributes from the likes of Stephen Merchant, Sandi Toksvig, Emma Thompson & Lee Mack…

ROSE, Starring Dame Maureen Lipman Comes to Hope Mill Theatre and Park Theatre This Y Photo ROSE, Starring Dame Maureen Lipman Comes to Hope Mill Theatre and Park Theatre This Year
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Following a hugely successful award-winning online run, which was later broadcast on Sky Arts, Dame Maureen Lipman returns to the title role of Rose for a new production starting on the stage on which it was filmed.

Park Theatre Announces Autumn Season Photo Park Theatre Announces Autumn Season
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Dame Maureen Lipman and an adaptation of a Christopher Isherwood novel will appear on the Park200 stage in two shows announced for Park Theatre's Summer to Autumn season. Further notable names in the season include House of Cards writer Bill Cain and Olivier Award-winner and The Shark is Broken director Guy Masterson.

Harry Hill and Steve Brown's TONY [THE TONY BLAIR ROCK OPERA] World Premiere Announce Photo Harry Hill and Steve Brown's TONY [THE TONY BLAIR ROCK OPERA] World Premiere Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

From stand-up comedian and TV legend Harry Hill and his long-time collaborator Steve Brown comes the premiere of the rock opera the world has been crying out for: a reckless reappraisal of the life of former Ugly Rumours front man and Britain’s first pop Prime Minister Tony Blair. 

Maureen Lipman Videos

VIDEO: Get a First Listen of Ian McKellen in WHODUNNIT (UNREHEARSED); Additional Cast VideoVIDEO: Get a First Listen of Ian McKellen in WHODUNNIT (UNREHEARSED); Additional Casting Announced!
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2019

Further performers have been revealed for Park Theatre's World Premiere murder mystery Whodunnit [Unrehearsed], as Adam Hills, Jason Manford, Neil Morrissey, Clarke Peters and Sandi Toksvig - with the voice of Miriam Margolyes - join the stellar list of participants. Every night, a different guest performer will step onstage to join the rehearsed ensemble of a scripted murder mystery play, having attended no rehearsals, read no script, nor received any direction. Armed only with a hidden earpiece to receive instructions, they will endeavour to solve the crime in real time.

BWW TV: Martin Shaw, Maureen Lipman & Cast Talk THE BEST MAN VideoBWW TV: Martin Shaw, Maureen Lipman & Cast Talk THE BEST MAN
by Jamie Body - Mar 5, 2018

Gore Vidal's political drama THE BEST MAN is enjoying its belated West End debut, with a press night tonight at London's Playhouse Theatre. Watch the cast discuss the play in our video interview below!

VIDEO: Watch The Live 2017 Olivier Awards Red Carpet Show
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2017

The Olivier Awards 2017 with Mastercard - the most prestigious event in the UK's theatrical calendar - takes place today, Sunday 9 April, at London's Royal Albert Hall.

STAGE TUBE: Lipman and Brayben In MY MOTHER SAID I NEVER SHOULD
by Stage Tube - Mar 22, 2016

National treasure Maureen Lipman (Oklahoma, Outside Edge, See How They Run) and Olivier-award winning Katie Brayben (Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, King Charles III, American Psycho) lead the cast, joined by Caroline Faber (The Taming of the Shrew, The Heiress, Hangover Square) and Serena Manteghi (The Railway Children).

STAGE TUBE: First Look at New Trailer for HARVEY at Theatre Royal Haymarket
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2015

The new production of Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy HARVEY directed by Lindsay Posner and starring James Dreyfus as Elwood P. Dowd and Maureen Lipman as Veta Louise Simmons, will play a limited season at London's Theatre Royal Haymarket from Tuesday 17 March until Saturday 2 May, with a Gala Night on Monday 23 March. The production will first open at Birmingham Repertory Theatre on 6 February, running until 21 February, with a national press night on Tuesday 17 February. After Birmingham, the production will play in Malvern from 24 to 28 February and Richmond from 3 to 7 March. Check out the trailer below!

STAGE TUBE: Amanda Holden To Return To Stage In 2014?
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2013

Olivier nominee Holden revealed to our reporter at the One Man Two Guvnors gala performance that she may return to the West End next year!

STAGE TUBE: A WEST END CHRISTMAS- Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2011

Following last year's sell-out success, MAD presented this year's annual festive fundraiser at The Actors' Church, Covent Garden, A WEST END CHRISTMAS. The event took place on December 4, and guests perfoming included: Peter Bowles, Maureen Lipman, Nigel Harman, Alison Jiear, Scott Garnham, Will Barratt & Keiran B. Brown, alongside West End Casts including: Disney's The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Shrek, 39 Steps and Legally Blonde. The evening also featued an original song by Bobby Cronin and Angelyn Benson from their adaptation of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, performed by Jye Frasca (JERSEY BOYS, THRILL ME). Click below to check out highlights from the special event!

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Past Olivier Awards
by Robert Diamond - Mar 13, 2011

With just a few hours to go until the 2011 Olivier Awards, we thought it would be nice to look back at some previous performances...

BWW TV: 2010 Olivier Awards Highlights!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2010

Video highlights of the 2010 Olivier Awards!

STAGE TUBE: 2010 Olivier Awards Trailer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 10, 2010

The 2010 Olivier Awards will take place on 21 March 2010 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, with Spring Awakening, Enron, Jerusalem and A Little Night Music among the standouts of the season with the most nominations. The Laurence Olivier Awards were established in 1976 as The Society of West End Theatre Awards, and Lord Olivier agreed to have his name associated with them in 1984. The Awards are run by The Society of London Theatre but are adjudicated by panels that are equally made up of members of the theatregoing public and experts chosen for their knowledge and professional experience. For more information and updates, visit www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/olivier_awards.


Maureen Lipman Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Maureen Lipman been in?
Maureen Lipman has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Maureen Lipman been in?
Maureen Lipman has appeared on London's West End in 8 shows.

What was Maureen Lipman's first West End show?
Maureen Lipman's first West End show was Tyger which opened in 1971

What awards has Maureen Lipman been nominated for?
Best Supporting Performance in a Musical or Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for A Little Night Music , Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Thoroughly Modern Millie , Outstanding Performance of the Year by an Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Wonderful Town! , Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for See How They Run Actress of the Year in a New Play (Olivier Awards) for Messiah and Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Outside Edge .

What awards has Maureen Lipman won?
Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for See How They Run.