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Meera Syal

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Production, 2019
Cast
  [West End]
London Tenth Anniversary Celebration, 2018
Performer
  [West End]
Piccadilly Theatre London Revival, 2017
Miss Hannigan
  [West End]
Kenneth Branagh West End Revival, 2016
Nurse

Writing

Bookwriter

Photos

Debra Gillett and Meera Syal Photo

Debra Gillett and Meera Syal

From: 
Date:
07/02/2019
Meera Syal, Lois Chimimba, and Lloyd Owen Photo

Meera Syal, Lois Chimimba, and Lloyd Owen

From: 
Date:
07/02/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Production, 2019
Cast

  [West End]
London Tenth Anniversary Celebration, 2018
Performer

  [West End]
Piccadilly Theatre London Revival, 2017
Miss Hannigan

  [West End]
Kenneth Branagh West End Revival, 2016
Nurse

Writing
Bookwriter





Meera Syal News

Cast Announced For FAVOUR, a Bush Theatre and Clean Break Co-Production Photo Cast Announced For FAVOUR, a Bush Theatre and Clean Break Co-Production
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

The Bush Theatre continues its 50th Anniversary season with Ambreen Razia's Favour a world premiere co-produced with Clean Break. Co-directed by Clean Break's Joint Artistic director Róisín McBrinn and Sophie Dillon Moniram, the cast is today announced as Avita Jay, Renu Brindle, Rina Fatania, and Ashna Rabheru.

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Stars in ROAR Apple TV+ Series Trailer Photo VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Stars in ROAR Apple TV+ Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Mar 25, 2022

Based on a book of short stories by Cecelia Ahern, the series is the first to be released under ‚ÄúRoar‚ÄĚ creators and co-showrunners Carly Mensch and Liz Flahive‚Äôs (‚ÄúGLOW‚ÄĚ) overall deal with Apple TV+. The series includes Cynthia Erivo, Nicole Kidman, Issa Rae, Merritt Wever, Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin, Meera Syal, Fivel Stewart, and Kara Hayward.

Sky Comedy Rep Hosts Festival of Comedic Short Plays This Weekend Photo Sky Comedy Rep Hosts Festival of Comedic Short Plays This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022

The Rep's ground-breaking collaboration with Sky Studios comes to fruition this March as audiences are invited to be amongst the first to enjoy the work of the comedy writing stars of the future. Sky Comedy Rep will host its first-ever festival of new comedic short plays at Birmingham Rep from 3-5 March 2022.

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by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2022

New Date and Final Casting Announced For WHODUNNIT [UNREHEARSED] 2 At Park Theatre Photo New Date and Final Casting Announced For WHODUNNIT [UNREHEARSED] 2 At Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2022

By popular demand an extra date has been added to the run of Whodunnit [Unrehearsed] 2 at Park Theatre. A 3pm matinee on Tuesday 8th March was put on sale this morning and is the only date now available in the otherwise sold out run (except for £10 day seats released at 10am on show days).

Maxine Peake and Meera Syal Will Lead a Reading Of Simon Armitage's THE OWL AND THE N Photo Maxine Peake and Meera Syal Will Lead a Reading Of Simon Armitage's THE OWL AND THE NIGHTINGALE
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2022

In a new translation by the Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, this witty and enchanting edition of the medieval debate poem will be directed by John Tiffany and read by Maxine Peake and Meera Syal with Simon Armitage. 

Photos: Apple Releases First Look at Cynthia Erivo, Nicole Kidman & More in ROAR Photo Photos: Apple Releases First Look at Cynthia Erivo, Nicole Kidman & More in ROAR
by Michael Major - Feb 4, 2022

Based on a book of short stories by Cecelia Ahern, the series is the first to be released under ‚ÄúRoar‚ÄĚ and features an all-star cast including Nicole Kidman (‚ÄúBeing the Ricardos‚ÄĚ), who also executive produces; Cynthia Erivo; Issa Rae; Merritt Wever; Alison Brie; Betty Gilpin; and Meera Syal, Fivel Stewart and Kara Hayward. ¬†

Guests For WHODUNNIT [UNREHEARSED] 2 Include Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson, Simon Callo Photo Guests For WHODUNNIT [UNREHEARSED] 2 Include Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson, Simon Callow, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2022

Park Theatre has today announced the full line up of almost 40 celebrities who will take to the Park200 stage this February and March ‚Äď completely unrehearsed ‚Äď to play the Inspector in a farcical whodunnit.

Birmingham Rep Announces Additional 50th Anniversary Programming Photo Birmingham Rep Announces Additional 50th Anniversary Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

Following the celebratory reopening of Birmingham Rep this autumn with critically acclaimed productions of East is East, the brand new musical What’s New Pussycat? and the presentation of Grenfell: Value Engineering, Artistic Director Sean Foley announces a new collection of work to follow his own production of the classic comedy The Play What I Wrote.

WHODUNNIT [UNREHEARSED] 2, CLYBOURNE PARK, and More Set For Park Theatre's Spring 202 Photo WHODUNNIT [UNREHEARSED] 2, CLYBOURNE PARK, and More Set For Park Theatre's Spring 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2021

Almost 40 celebrities will take to the Park200 stage completely unrehearsed to play the Inspector in a brand new farcical whodunnit as part of a vital fundraiser for Park Theatre in February and March 2022.

Meera Syal 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.

VIDEO: The Kids of ANNIE Lament the Hard-Knock Life at the Royal Variety VideoVIDEO: The Kids of ANNIE Lament the Hard-Knock Life at the Royal Variety
by Stage Tube - Dec 26, 2017

The pint-sized cast of Annie performed at the Royal Variety this year. Watch the kids sing and dance their way around the orphanage in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer & Teaser for Kenneth Branagh's ROMEO AND JULIET, Hitting U.S. Cinemas This Week
by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2016

Captured live from London's Garrick Theatre and presented in high-contrast black and white, Fathom Events will present Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's modern take on Shakespeare's timeless love story ROMOE AND JULIET in a special one-night event on Thursday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m. local time across the U.S. Below, watch a teaser for the event featuring a group of teenagers retelling the romantic tale in their own words, plus check out the trailer for the show!

BWW TV: Madden And James In ROMEO AND JULIET
by Carrie Dunn - May 16, 2016

Directors Rob Ashford and Kenneth Branagh have reunited the stars of the celebrated film Cinderella, Richard Madden and Lily James, in Shakespeare?s heartbreaking tale of forbidden love, with Derek Jacobi as Mercutio and Meera Syal as The Nurse. Romeo and Juliet will play at the Garrick from 12 May to 13 August 2016.

STAGE TUBE: David Tennant, Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tim Minchin, and More Dissect HAMLET's Most Iconic Line
by Stage Tube - Apr 24, 2016

David Tennant, who just hosted the two-hour TV special Shakespeare Live! At The RSC, was joined by a 'line of Hamlets,' including Paapa Essiedu, Tim Minchin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Harriet Walter, Rory Kinnear, Ian McKellen, and Judi Dench to debate how to perfectly deliver one of the most iconic lines in Shakespeare: 'To be, or not to be.' Watch the full skit below!


Meera Syal Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Meera Syal been in?
Meera Syal has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Meera Syal been in?
Meera Syal has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Meera Syal's first West End show?
Meera Syal's first West End show was Romeo and Juliet which opened in 2016

How many shows has Meera Syal written?
Meera Syal has written 1 shows including Bombay Dreams (Bookwriter).