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Paul Nicholas

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Charing Cross Theatre Production, 2013
Sewerman
  [West End]
London Revival, 1986
Joe Studholme
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1983
Blondel
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1981
Rum Tum Tugger
  [West End]
London Production, 1972
Jesus
  [West End]
London Production, 1968
Performer
  [UK Tour]
Touring Revival, 2004
Dr. Henry Jekyll/Edward Hyde

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2007]
Producer
 
[West End, 2007]
Producer
 
[West End, 1998]
Producer
 
[West End, 1995] [Replacement]
Producer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 1993]
Producer

Writing

Bookwriter

Paul Nicholas Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Revival of a Musical
Paul Nicholas, Grease

Paul Nicholas News

BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Comes to Milton Keynes Theatre in January Photo BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Comes to Milton Keynes Theatre in January
by Stephi Wild - Dec 23, 2022

Milton Keynes Theatre welcomes brand-new stage adaptation of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel to the city 24 - 28 Jan 2023. Hayley Mills (Pollyanna, The Parent Trap, Whistle Down the Wind) Paul Nicholas (Jesus Christ Superstar, BBC 1's Just Good Friends, Eastenders and Rula Lenska, (ITV's Rock Follies, Coronation Street, Channel 4's Celebrity Big Brother will star in this feel-good tale of love, adventure, and starting-over. 

Milton Keynes Theatre Announces Spring 2023 Season Featuring THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD Photo Milton Keynes Theatre Announces Spring 2023 Season Featuring THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2022

As 2022 draws to a close with sensational panto Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Milton Keynes Theatre has announced a sensational Spring season jam-packed with glittering musicals, thrilling dramas and unmissable comedy.

Cast Announced For Second Leg of THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL UK and Ireland Tour Photo Cast Announced For Second Leg of THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL UK and Ireland Tour
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2022

The latest additions have been announced to the cast of the box office sensation The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Learn more about the new cast members here!

Leeds Playhouse Announces Spring/Summer 2023 Season, LORD OF THE FLIES, IN DREAMS, an Photo Leeds Playhouse Announces Spring/Summer 2023 Season, LORD OF THE FLIES, IN DREAMS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2022

Leeds Playhouse – named the UK's Most Welcoming Theatre at the recent UK Theatre Awards – has announced its Spring/Summer 2023 season of major, state-of-the-world stories, produced with freshness and urgency, and each epic in their own distinctive way.

WaterTower Theatre Announces the Cast and Creatives for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Photo WaterTower Theatre Announces the Cast and Creatives for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

Casting and creative details have been announced JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, the blockbuster rock opera by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber.  This is the first production of WaterTower’s 27th Season.

Photo: Hayley Mills, Rula Lenska, Paul Nicholas and THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Co Photo Photo: Hayley Mills, Rula Lenska, Paul Nicholas and THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Company Arrive in Brighton
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

Celebrated stars of stage and screen Hayley Mills (Pollyanna, The Parent Trap, Whistle Down the Wind) Paul Nicholas and Rula Lenska star in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, opening at Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 20 September to Saturday 24 September 2022. See a photo of the cast arriving in Brighton here!

Full Casting Confirmed For The World Premiere Stage Adaptation of THE BEST EXOTIC MAR Photo Full Casting Confirmed For The World Premiere Stage Adaptation of THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

The full cast has been announced for Deborah Moggach's The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel which opens at Richmond Theatre on Monday 5th  September 2022.

Andy de la Tour, Marlene Sidaway & Rekha John-Cheriyan Join the Cast of THE BEST EXOT Photo Andy de la Tour, Marlene Sidaway & Rekha John-Cheriyan Join the Cast of THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2022

Andy de la Tour (Plenty, Notting Hill), Marlene Sidaway (ITV’s Coronation Street, BBC 1’s Pride and Prejudice) and Rekha John-Cheriyan (Kerbs, Tomb Raider, Dream Horse) will join the cast of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel when it begins its first-ever tour this Autumn, coming to Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 20 to Saturday 24 September 2022.

Rula Lenska Joins Hayley Mills & Paul Nicholas Led THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL UK  Photo Rula Lenska Joins Hayley Mills & Paul Nicholas Led THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

Another of the UK’s best-loved actors, Rula Lenska, (ITV’s Rock Follies, Coronation Street, Channel 4’s Celebrity Big Brother) is the latest cast member to be confirmed for the upcoming tour of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

Disney Icon Hayley Mills to Lead THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Stage Adaptation Photo Disney Icon Hayley Mills to Lead THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Stage Adaptation
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

Hayley Mills, best known for her memorable performances in Disney's The Parent Trap and Pollyanna, has signed on to lead the upcoming stage adaptation of the acclaimed film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Get the scoop on the show including tour dates and tickets.

Paul Nicholas Videos

VIDEO: Brandon Boyd, Michelle Williams Perform SUPERSTAR on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 4, 2014

Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock musical JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR will kick off a 50-city, North American arena tour on June 9 in New Orleans.

STAGE TUBE: Legendary Director/Choreographer Gillian Lynne Speaks!
by - May 13, 2013

The legendary Olivier-winning director and choreographer Gillian Lynne recently gave the keynote speech at the Royal Academy of Dance's conference on Dance for Lifelong Wellbeing

BWW TV UK EXCLUSIVE: Inside Opening Night of DEAR WORLD Starring Betty Buckley! Interviews & Sneak Preview!
by Robert Diamond - Feb 20, 2013

The British premiere of Jerry Herman's musical Dear World, starring Betty Buckley and Paul Nicholas and directed and choreographed by Gillian Lynne, runs through 30 March 2013. The show officially opened on Wednesday 13 February, and BroadwayWorld UK TV was there to capture the excitement of opening night including a show preview and interviews with Betty Buckley and Gillian Lynne.

Previews Begin Tomorrow for LCT's BLOOD AND GIFTS
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 26, 2011

Lincoln Center Theater's production of BLOOD AND GIFTS, a new play by J.T. Rogers, directed by Bartlett Sher, beings previews tomorrow (Thursday, Oct. 27) at 8 pm at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). The cast features Michael Aronov, Jeremy Davidson, Robert Hogan, Jefferson Mays, Andrés Munar, Rudy Mungaray, J. Paul Nicholas, Paul Niebanck, John Procaccino, Liv Rooth, Gabriel Ruiz, Pej Vahdat, Andrew Weems and Bernard White. Opening night is Monday, November 21.

William di Canzio Wins Julie Harris Award, Showcases His Play 6/4-7 In Philly
by Gabrielle Sierra - Jun 1, 2009

White Pines Productions, a newly formed production company, is presenting a showcase of a heartfelt new work by local playwright William di Canzio. The play, Johnny Has Gone for A Soldier, will be showcased June 4-7 at the Playground at the Adrienne, 2030 Sansom Street

BWW TV: GREASE Backstage Pass with Ashley Spencer
by Eddie Varley - Dec 9, 2008

Ashley was a popular finalist on the NBC talent competition series 'Grease: You're the One That I Want.' Ashley's good girl charm and blonde tresses evoked an example of the perfect 'Sandy'. Ashley Spencer came directly from the Broadway company of Hairspray where she starred as 'Amber von Tussle.' She took BWW TV backstage at 'Rydell High' to give us a look at life at Grease!


Paul Nicholas Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Paul Nicholas been in?
Paul Nicholas has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Paul Nicholas been in?
Paul Nicholas has appeared on London's West End in 6 shows.

What was Paul Nicholas's first West End show?
Paul Nicholas's first West End show was Hair which opened in 1968

What awards has Paul Nicholas been nominated for?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Grease .

How many shows has Paul Nicholas written?
Paul Nicholas has written 1 shows including Saturday Night Fever (Bookwriter).