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Theatre includes: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Original Company (Palace Theatre, London), Linda (Royal Court), Feast, Belong (Royal Court); A Human Being Died That Night (Hampstead Theatre, The Fugard and The Market theatres in South Africa/Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY); Carmen Disruption (Almeida); 'Tis Pity She's A Whore (Shakespeare's Globe); Henry V (Noel Coward); President of an Empty Room, The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other (NT); Macbeth, Breakfast with Mugabe, The Winter's Tale, Romeo and Juliet (RSC); A Raisin in the Sun (Young Vic/Lyric Hammersmith - Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role); The Bogus Woman (The Red Room, Traverse and Bush Theatres).
Film includes: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Director Chiwetel Ejiofor), Mary Poppins Returns, The Incident, Dirty Pretty Things and Macbeth.
Television includes: "Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams: The Hood Maker" (Channel 4), "Black Earth Rising" (BBC), "Capital," "Frankie," "Dr Who," "Summerhill," and "Fallout."
Noma made her directing debut at the Royal Court Theatre in February 2016 with I See You by Mongiwekhaya.

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Noma Dumezweni STAGE CREDITS

[West End]
World Premiere West End Production, 2021
Hermione

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Hermione


Noma Dumezweni Awards and Nominations

BroadwayWorld Awards - 2018 - Best Featured Actress in a Play

Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award

Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play

Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two

Olivier Awards - 2017 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

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Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of Roundabout's JONAH

Roundabout Theatre Company just celebrated opening night of the world premiere of Jonah by Rachel Bonds, directed by Danya Taymor. Jonah will play through March 10, 2024 at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for opening night and you can check out photos here

Sarah Grochala's INTELLIGENCE Wins The Women's Prize for Playwriting 2023

Intelligence by Sarah Grochalahas been announced as the winning script for The Women’s Prize for Playwriting 2023. Launched in 2019 and produced by Ellie Keel and Paines Plough, the Prize is the only national prize to champion and support exceptional playwrights who identify as female or non-binary.

Finalist Scripts Revealed For The Women's Prize For Playwriting 2023

The Women’s Prize for Playwriting, produced by Ellie Keel and Paines Plough, has announced the five finalist scripts for The Women’s Prize for Playwriting 2023, selected from 1,002 entries.

Shortlisted Scripts Revealed For The Women's Prize For Playwriting 2023

The Women's Prize for Playwriting, produced by Ellie Keel and Paines Plough, today announces the 20 shortlisted scripts for The Women's Prize for Playwriting 2023, selected from 1,002 entries. Launched in 2019, the Prize is designed to celebrate and support exceptional playwrights who identify as female or non-binary by providing them with a national platform.

Longlisted Scripts Revealed For The Women's Prize For Playwriting 2023

The Women's Prize for Playwriting has announced the 50 longlisted scripts for The Women's Prize for Playwriting 2023, selected from 1,002 entries.

New Girls Festival Launches in Honour of International Day of the Girl

The WOW Foundation has launched a brand new festival for girls. Learn more about the festival and find out how to attend here!

Listen: Hear Javier Bardem's Cut THE LITTLE MERMAID Song By Alan Menken & Lin-Manuel Miranda

Listen as Javier Bardem performs as King Triton in “Impossible Child,' which was cut from the film and features music by multiple Academy Award winner Alan Menken (“Beauty and the Beast,” “Aladdin”) and lyrics by three-time Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton,’ “In the Heights”).

THE LITTLE MERMAID Is Now Streaming on Disney+ Featuring Cut Song

Disney+ subscribers will be able to access special bonus content, including Oscar® winner Javier Bardem as King Triton performing the song “Impossible Child” with music by multiple Academy Award® winner Alan Menken (“Beauty and the Beast,” “Aladdin”) and lyrics by three-time Tony Award® winner Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton,’ “In the Heights”).

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD on Broadway - A Complete Guide

Looking for all the latest info on one of Broadway's hottest shows? BroadwayWorld has the full scoop on everything that you need to know about Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway. Check out all the details here!

El Live Action de LA SIRENITA se estrenará el 6 de septiembre en Disney+

La nueva versión del clásico de animación está protagonizado por Halle Bailey como Ariel.

Video: Watch the RETRIBUTION Movie Trailer Featuring Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson stars in Retribution, an immersive ticking clock thriller that straps audiences in for a high-octane ride of redemption and revenge. When a mysterious caller puts a bomb under his car seat, Matt Turner (Neeson) begins a high-speed chase across the city to complete a specific series of tasks. Watch the video trailer now!

Photos: Go inside The 77th Annual Theatre World Awards

The Theatre World Awards were presented Monday night, June 5.  Julie Benko received the 14th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater, and 2023 TWA Special Award Honorees, Marilyn Caserta for Outstanding Swing and Dale Badway for Outstanding Contribution to the Theatre World.  Check out photos here!

Video: Watch 'The Scuttlebutt' By Daveed Diggs & Awkwafina in THE LITTLE MERMAID

Disney has released the music video for 'The Scuttlebutt' from The Little Mermaid, sung by Awkwafina and Daveed Diggs. The Little Mermaid is now playing in theaters. The film's soundtrack, which features three new songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Alan Menken, is also now available.

THE LITTLE MERMAID Tops U.K. Box Office With Opening Weekend Debut

The Little Mermaid made a splash at the U.K. box office this past weekend! Disney's new live action reimagining of the classic movie musical earned £5 million ($6.2 million) at the U.K. and Ireland box office, accounting for 49% of the ticket sales across the three day weekend.

Photos: Whoopi Goldberg Toasts Jordan E. Cooper and AIN'T NO MO'

Just last night, the best of broadway came out to celebrate the six-time Tony-nominated Ain't No Mo. Whoopi Goldberg is hosted a private celebration of the acclaimed play at The Edition Times Square. Check out photos from the big night!

THE LITTLE MERMAID Brings in $125M in Opening Weekend as of Friday

The Little Mermaid, which already took in $10.3 million in previews, made $38 million on opening day Friday, May 26th, bringing the 3-day total to $105M and the 4-day total to $125M in its first week of release.

Photos: See Halle Bailey, Melissa McCarthy & More at THE LITTLE MERMAID's Australian Premiere

Halle Bailey, Rob Marshall, and Melissa McCarthy attended The Little Mermaid premiere in Sydney, Australia. Check out photos now! The film also stars Jonah Hauer-King ('A Dog's Way Home') as Eric; Tony Award winner Daveed Diggs ('Hamilton') as the voice of Sebastian; Awkwafina ('Raya and the Last Dragon') as the voice of Scuttle; and more.

Jodi Benson Defends THE LITTLE MERMAID Lyric Changes For New Film

Jodi Benson, the original voice of Ariel in the 1989 animated film version of The Little Mermaid, is defending the lyric changes in the upcoming 2023 live action remake. Earlier this year, composer Alan Menken revealed that lyrics in 'Poor Unfortunate Souls' and 'Kiss the Girl' had been updated to reflect a modern day Disney princess.

Review Roundup: Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Remake Swims Into Theaters

'The Little Mermaid' stars Halle Bailey (Chloe x Halle, 'The Color Purple') as Ariel; Tony Award winner Daveed Diggs ('Hamilton,' 'Snowpiercer') as the voice of Sebastian; Melissa McCarthy ('Bridesmaids') as Ursula; Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric; and more. Find out what critics thought and read The Little Mermaid reviews now!

How Rob Marshall's Theatre Background Brought THE LITTLE MERMAID to Life

Ahead of the release of The Little Mermaid, find out how director Rob Marshall's background in theater brought the film together. Hear from Marshall, Alan Menken, Noma Dumezweni, Halle Bailey, Melissa McCarthy, John DeLuce, Jonah Hauer-King, Jacob Tremblay, Awkwafina, and more about how the director's Broadway background grounded the film.

Noma Dumezweni FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Noma Dumezweni has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Noma Dumezweni has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

Noma Dumezweni's first West End show was Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Both Parts which opened in 2021

Noma Dumezweni has been nominated for several awards for her role in the play "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child." These nominations include Best Featured Actress in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards), Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards), Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards), Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards), and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards).

Noma Dumezweni has won several awards for her role in the Broadway production of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child." These include the Best Featured Actress in a Play at the BroadwayWorld Awards, the Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance at the Theatre World Awards, and the Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Olivier Awards.

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