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Paapa Essiedu

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2022
Bernard
  [West End]
London Young Vic Theatre Production, 2018
Chilford
  [West End]
London Tenth Anniversary Celebration, 2018
Performer
  [London]
Bent, LGBT+, London, National Theatre, George Mackey, Simon Russell Beale, 2017
Performer

Photos

Lennie James and Paapa Essiedu on the Green Carpet at the Olivier Awards. 
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Lennie James and Paapa Essiedu on the Green Carpet at the Olivier Awards. Photo Credits: Getty.

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04/11/2022
Paapa Essiedu and Gershwyn Eustache Jnr Photo

Paapa Essiedu and Gershwyn Eustache Jnr

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Date:
02/18/2020
Paapa Essiedu Photo

Paapa Essiedu

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02/18/2020
Paapa Essiedu and Gershwyn Eustache Jnr Photo

Paapa Essiedu and Gershwyn Eustache Jnr

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02/18/2020
Gershwyn Eustache Jnr and Paapa Essiedu Photo

Gershwyn Eustache Jnr and Paapa Essiedu

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02/18/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Production, 2022
Bernard

  [West End]
London Young Vic Theatre Production, 2018
Chilford

  [West End]
London Tenth Anniversary Celebration, 2018
Performer

  [London]
Bent, LGBT+, London, National Theatre, George Mackey, Simon Russell Beale, 2017
Performer






Paapa Essiedu News

Gregory Doran To Step Down as RSC Artistic Director Photo Gregory Doran To Step Down as RSC Artistic Director
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) announced that Gregory Doran will step down as Artistic Director from today after 35 years with the Company including the last ten years as Artistic Director.

Photos: Inside Look at the Green Carpet, Performances, and Winners at THE OLIVIER AWA Photo Photos: Inside Look at the Green Carpet, Performances, and Winners at THE OLIVIER AWARDS
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022

The winners have been unveiled for this year’s Olivier Awards with Mastercard, British theatre’s biggest night, which took place this evening (Sunday 10 April) at the Royal Albert Hall in London, hosted by Jason Manford. 

Final Day To Vote In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Photo Final Day To Vote In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards!
by Marianka Swain - Mar 25, 2022

It's the final day to vote in the 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favourites. Voting closes at midnight, so you've still got time to get those last votes in... 

Final Week To Vote In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; See The Current Standings! Photo Final Week To Vote In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; See The Current Standings!
by Marianka Swain - Mar 21, 2022

It's the final week of voting for the 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favourites. Voting closes on Friday, 25 March.

See The Current Standings In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote! Photo See The Current Standings In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!
by Marianka Swain - Mar 14, 2022

Voting continues for the 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favourites. See the current standings below, and cast your vote...

See The Current Standings In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote! Photo See The Current Standings In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!
by Marianka Swain - Mar 7, 2022

Voting continues for the 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favourites. See the current standings below, and cast your vote...

See The Current Standings In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote! Photo See The Current Standings In The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!
by Marianka Swain - Feb 28, 2022

Voting continues for the 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favourites. See the current standings below, and cast your vote...

Shortlist Announced For The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! Photo Shortlist Announced For The 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards!
by Marianka Swain - Feb 21, 2022

Today, the shortlist is announced for the 2021 BroadwayWorld UK Awards, celebrating the best of theatre - from the West End to shows around the country and online. CLICK HERE TO VOTE!

Save 46% On Tickets For A NUMBER At The Old Vic Photo Save 46% On Tickets For A NUMBER At The Old Vic
by Marianka Swain - Feb 11, 2022

It’s 20 years since Caryl Churchill’s spry, elliptical cloning play premiered at the Royal Court with Michael Gambon and Daniel Craig, and it remains a fascinating chamber piece for a talented pair of actors – as we see here with the great Lennie James and Paapa Essiedu in this anniversary revival.

BWW Review: A NUMBER, Old Vic Photo BWW Review: A NUMBER, Old Vic
by Jonathan Marshall - Feb 4, 2022

Marking twenty years since its premiere, Caryl Churchill’s sci-fi masterpiece A Number returns to the London stage. The hotly anticipated production stars Lennie James as a grief-stricken father who opts to clone his deceased son with the mindset of reattempting parenthood and making up for past mistakes. His intentions are not entirely honourable and as the play progresses, we soon learn of the man’s manipulative traits.

Paapa Essiedu Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for GANGS OF LONDON on AMC VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for GANGS OF LONDON on AMC
by Stage Tube - Sep 17, 2020

AMC today released the official trailer for the critically-acclaimed drama Gangs of London, which will make its US debut on Thursday, October 1.

VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Ca VideoVIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Campaign
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2020

In celebration of William Shakespeare's 456th birthday, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has today unveiled the results of its largest ever digital celebration by audiences.

Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivi VideoVideo Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented! Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories: Caroline, Or Change; Come From Away; Company; Fun Home; The King And I; Six; and Tina - The Tina Turner Musical.

VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting R VideoVIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Patti LuPone accepting her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical! Check out the video below!

VIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, C VideoVIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, COMPANY and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at performances from inside the Olivier Awards - featuring the casts of Come From Away, Fun Home, The Kind and I, and more!

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!


Paapa Essiedu Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Paapa Essiedu been in?
Paapa Essiedu has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Paapa Essiedu been in?
Paapa Essiedu has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Paapa Essiedu's first West End show?
Paapa Essiedu's first West End show was Pinter at the Pinter which opened in 2018