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Peter Cook

 
Date Of Birth:
November 17, 1937
Date Of Death:
January 09, 1995 (57)
Birth Place:
Torquay, Devon, ENGLAND
 
Date of Birth: November 17, 1937
Date of Death: January 09, 1995 (57)

Birth Place: Torquay, Devon, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [London]
Original London Production, 1977
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1973
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1962
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1961
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1966]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1966]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1965]
Producer

Writing

Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Sketches/Composer/Lyricist
Playwright
Sketches


Peter Cook Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Special Tony Award Gold Star
Peter Cook, Good Evening
 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Special Tony Award Gold Star
Peter Cook

Peter Cook News

Photos: First Look at York Theatre Royal's GUY FAWKES in Rehearsal Photo Photos: First Look at York Theatre Royal's GUY FAWKES in Rehearsal
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 23, 2022

York-born Guy Fawkes is sick of being on the losing team. It's time for revolution! And so begins Guy Fawkes, an explosive new comedy that offers York actor, comedian and writer David Reed’s often-hilarious take on the gunpowder plot. This explosive comedy premieres at York Theatre Royal from 28 October-12 November. Check out photos here.

THE GHOST TRAIN Opens At Centerstage Theatre in October Photo THE GHOST TRAIN Opens At Centerstage Theatre in October
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

Centerstage Theatre launches their 2022-2023 season with the creepy thriller, The Ghost Train.  Just in time for Halloween, it runs from October 7-30, 2022 with three weekly performances at the Knutzen Family Theater on Dumas Bay in Federal Way, WA.  This long-running comedy-mystery has delighted audiences for almost 100 years.

RSC to Screen the State Funeral of Her Majesty The Queen Photo RSC to Screen the State Funeral of Her Majesty The Queen
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Sep 13, 2022

The Royal Shakespeare Company will screen the state funeral of Her Majesty The Queen on Monday 19 September in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon. 

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For UK Tour of SPIKE Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For UK Tour of SPIKE
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2022

All new rehearsal photos have been released for the UK tour of Spike. Check out the photos here!

Full Cast Announced For SPIKE, Touring to Theatre Royal Brighton This October Photo Full Cast Announced For SPIKE, Touring to Theatre Royal Brighton This October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčFull casting has been announced for SPIKE - the comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman that¬†will be visiting¬†Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 11 to Saturday 15 October 2022¬†as part of a UK tour.¬†

Cast Announced For SPIKE at the Darlington Hippodrome Photo Cast Announced For SPIKE at the Darlington Hippodrome
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022

Ian Hislop and Nick Newman‚Äôs new comedy, ‚ÄėSpike‚Äô, is coming to Darlington Hippodrome with a cast including Gavin and Stacey star Robert Wilfort alongside Mischief Theatre‚Äôs Patrick Warner and Jeremy Lloyd.¬†

Full Casting Announced For SPIKE, Touring The UK This Autumn Photo Full Casting Announced For SPIKE, Touring The UK This Autumn
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Full casting has been announced for SPIKE - the comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman that had its world premiere at The Watermill Theatre Newbury in January, and will be touring the UK from 6 September.

TCG Appoints Lisa L. Patterson as Director of Individual Giving Photo TCG Appoints Lisa L. Patterson as Director of Individual Giving
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2022

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, has announced the appointment of Lisa L. Patterson as its new director of individual giving. Patterson will partner with TCG’s executive-leadership team to create, implement, and measure a development plan to grow a million-dollar annual fundraising budget.

Biden to Replace Several Trump-Appointed Members of the Federal Commission of Fine Ar Photo Biden to Replace Several Trump-Appointed Members of the Federal Commission of Fine Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2021

Four of the seven members of the federal Commission of Fine Arts have been told to resign by the Biden, or face termination. The commission's chairman, Justin Shubow, architect Steven Spandle, artist Chas Fagan and landscape architect Perry Guillot - had been asked to resign.

Canberra's The Street Theatre Will Show Helen Machalias' New Play BARREN GROUND Onlin Photo Canberra's The Street Theatre Will Show Helen Machalias' New Play BARREN GROUND Online
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2020

Helen Machalias returns to Canberraa??s The Street Theatre with a showing online of her new play Barren Ground on Friday 4 September 2020.


Peter Cook Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Peter Cook been in?
Peter Cook has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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

What was Peter Cook's first West End show?
Peter Cook's first West End show was Beyond the Fringe which opened in 1961

What awards has Peter Cook been nominated for?
Special Tony Award (Tony Awards) for Good Evening and Special Tony Award (Tony Awards) .

What awards has Peter Cook won?
Special Tony Award (Tony Awards) for Good Eveningand Special Tony Award (Tony Awards).

How many shows has Peter Cook written?
Peter Cook has written 4 shows including One Over the Eight (Sketches), Beyond the Fringe (Bookwriter), The Establishment (Bookwriter), Good Evening (Sketches/Composer/Lyricist).