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Noma Dumezweni

 
Bio:
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 ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
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 ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
World Premiere West End Production, 2021
Hermione
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Hermione

Photos

Presenter Noma Dumezweni with Lolita Chakrabarti (writer of Best New Play Olivier Awa Photo

Presenter Noma Dumezweni with Lolita Chakrabarti (writer of Best New Play Olivier Award winner Life of Pi). Photo Credits: Getty.

From: 
Date:
04/11/2022

 

Stage

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

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Hermione

Noma Dumezweni Biography

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.

Noma Dumezweni Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2018 - Best Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
 
Theatre World Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance Gold Star
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 Gold Star
Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Noma Dumezweni News

Royal Shakespeare Company Appoints Daniel Evans And Tamara Harvey As Co-Artistic Dire Photo Royal Shakespeare Company Appoints Daniel Evans And Tamara Harvey As Co-Artistic Directors
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2022

The RSC has announced that Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey, will be the Co-Artistic Directors of the Royal Shakespeare Company taking up the post from June 2023. 

Video: THE LITTLE MERMAID Star Halle Bailey Sings 'Part Of Your World' In New Teaser! Photo Video: THE LITTLE MERMAID Star Halle Bailey Sings 'Part Of Your World' In New Teaser!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2022

Disney has released a teaser trailer for the upcoming live action remake of the animated classic, The Little Mermaid!

VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser
by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022

The star-studded cast includes Naomi Watts, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Coolidge, Mia Farrow, Margo Martindale, Terry Kinney, Joe Mantello, Richard Kind, Noma Dumezweni, Christopher McDonald, Michael Nouri, Isabel Gravitt, Henry Hunter Hall, Luke David Blumm. Watch Jennifer Hudson give a house tour in a new video teaser now!

Photos: Inside Press Night of A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at the Donmar Warehouse Photo Photos: Inside Press Night of A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at the Donmar Warehouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022

Check out all new photos from this weekend's press night for A Doll's House, Part 2 at the Donmar Warehouse.

BWW Review: A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2, Donmar Warehouse Photo BWW Review: A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2, Donmar Warehouse
by Gary Naylor - Jun 17, 2022

Clever (even a bit too clever at times) sequel that picks up Ibsen's action 15 years later in a world that has the intractable problems many of us have today.

Wake Up With BWW 6/16: Feldstein & Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL, First Look at MATILDA  Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/16: Feldstein & Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL, First Look at MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film, and More!
by - Jun 16, 2022

Today's top stories include a first look at the upcoming film adaptation of Matilda The Musical, with all new photos and a teaser trailer!  Plus, Beanie Feldstein and Jane Lynch will depart Funny Girl this September, full casting announced for The Devil Wears Prada, and more!

Photos: First Look at Noma Dumezweni in A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at the Donmar Warehous Photo Photos: First Look at Noma Dumezweni in A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at the Donmar Warehouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Donmar Warehouse presents UK première of Lucas Hnath’s A Doll’s House, Part 2. Joining Noma Dumezweni as Nora are Patricia Allison (Emmy), Brían F. O'Byrne (Torvald), and June Watson (Anne Marie). James Macdonald’s production, in a reconfigured Donmar in the round, opens on 16 June, with previews from 10 June, and runs until 6 August. 

THE GLASS MENAGERIE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE GLASS MENAGERIE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jun 1, 2022

June signals the start of a fantastic summer of theatre in London. From Amy Adam's West End debut to a sequel to Ibsen, to a revival of one of Matthew Bourne's most exciting works, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at the Donmar Warehouse Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at the Donmar Warehouse
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

All new rehearsal photos have been released for A Doll’s House, Part 2 which opens next month at the Donmar Warehouse. James Macdonald directs Noma Dumezweni (Nora), Patricia Allison (Emmy), Brían F. O'Byrne (Torvald), and June Watson (Anne Marie).

Photos: Inside the Launch of WE. BLACK. WOMEN. at the Donmar Warehouse Photo Photos: Inside the Launch of WE. BLACK. WOMEN. at the Donmar Warehouse
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

All new photos have been released from the launch of the WE. BLACK. WOMEN. exhibition at the Donmar Warehouse!

Noma Dumezweni Videos

VIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Coolidge Stars in THE WATCHER Netflix Limited Series Teaser
by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022

The star-studded cast includes Naomi Watts, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Coolidge, Mia Farrow, Margo Martindale, Terry Kinney, Joe Mantello, Richard Kind, Noma Dumezweni, Christopher McDonald, Michael Nouri, Isabel Gravitt, Henry Hunter Hall, Luke David Blumm. Watch Jennifer Hudson give a house tour in a new video teaser now!

VIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Teases Her Upcoming Role As Ursula in THE LITTLE MERMAID VideoVIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Teases Her Upcoming Role As Ursula in THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Stage Tube - Mar 29, 2021

SiriusXM’s Town Hall with the cast and director of Thunder Force will air on SiriusXM Stars on Wednesday, March 31 at 3:00 pm ET and will be available on the SiriusXM app.

VIDEO: Benjamin Lafayette Meets Kwame Kwei-Armah on MOUNTVIEW LIVE VideoVIDEO: Benjamin Lafayette Meets Kwame Kwei-Armah on MOUNTVIEW LIVE
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2020

On the July 6 episode of Mountview Live, Mountview alum Benjamin Lafayette met Kwame Kwei-Armah!

BWW TV: TURN UP! LONDON In Support Of The Black Lives Matter Movement VideoBWW TV: TURN UP! LONDON In Support Of The Black Lives Matter Movement
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 8, 2020

Theatrical superstars Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Clive Rowe, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Johnnie Fiore, Brenda Edwards, Zaris-Angel Hator, Aisha Jawando, Norm Lewis, Brittney Johnson, Brandi Chavonne Massey, and Joe Aaron Reid today join the lineup for Turn Up, a live stream supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.

VIDEO: Giles Terera Chats With Noma Domezweni on Mountview LIVE! VideoVIDEO: Giles Terera Chats With Noma Domezweni on Mountview LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2020

On June 6, Giles Terera chatted with Noma Domezweni on Mountview LIVE!

VIDEO:  Giles Terera Chats With Amanda Holden on Mountview LIVE! VideoVIDEO: Giles Terera Chats With Amanda Holden on Mountview LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2020

On May 25, Giles Terera chatted with Amanda Holden on Mountview LIVE!

BWW TV: Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday With This CURSED CHILD Opening Night Throwb VideoBWW TV: Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday With This CURSED CHILD Opening Night Throwback!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 31, 2019

Today is quite the magical day because it's the birthday of one of the most famous wizards in the wizarding world, Harry Potter! To celebrate the special occasion, we're looking back at opening night of The Boy Who Lived's venture on Broadway: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! Hop on the Hogwarts Express and check out the video to see Jamie Parker, Sam Clemmett, Anthony Boyle, and more on the special night!

VIDEO: Michaela Coel and John Goodman Star in the Trailer for BLACK EARTH RISING VideoVIDEO: Michaela Coel and John Goodman Star in the Trailer for BLACK EARTH RISING
by Stage Tube - Jan 15, 2019

Netflix has released the trailer for¬†‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äčthe limited series,¬†Black Earth Rising. Watch the trailer below!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BBC and Netflix's BLACK EARTH RISING Starring John Goodm VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BBC and Netflix's BLACK EARTH RISING Starring John Goodman and Michaela Coel
by Stage Tube - Aug 10, 2018

John Goodman and Michaela Coel to star in BAFTA-winner Hugo Blick's thriller Black Earth Rising for BBC Two and BBC iPlayer, while Netflix holds global rights, according to Deadline.

VIDEO: Noma Dumezweni, Kim Cattrall, Lena Headey, & More Perform Shakespeare's THE ST VideoVIDEO: Noma Dumezweni, Kim Cattrall, Lena Headey, & More Perform Shakespeare's THE STRANGERS' CASE Speech For World Refugee Day
by Macon Prickett - Jun 20, 2018

The International Rescue Committee and Shakespeare's Globe have released a new short film to mark World Refugee Day. A unique performance of Shakespeare's speech 'The Strangers' Case' from The Book of Sir Thomas More, the film features refugees from Syria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan alongside renowned actors including Kim Cattrall, Lena Headey, Noma Dumezweni and Jamael Westman in an expression of unity with all those who have fled conflict overseas.


Noma Dumezweni Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Noma Dumezweni been in?
Noma Dumezweni has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

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

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

What awards has Noma Dumezweni been nominated for?
Best Featured Actress in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child , Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Harry Potter and The Cursed Child Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child .

What awards has Noma Dumezweni won?
Best Featured Actress in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Harry Potter and The Cursed Childand Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.