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Reece Shearsmith

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Old Vic Theatre World Premiere, 2019
The President/Jon
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company US Premiere, 2018
Syd
  [West End]
West-End Revival, 2016
Performer
  [West End]
2012
Colin
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Gilbert
  [West End]
London Production, 2004
Leo Bloom [Replacement]

Photos

Reece Shearsmith
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Reece Shearsmith

From: 
Date:
11/05/2021
Billy Carter, Johnny Flynn, Mark Addy and Reece Shearsmith  Photo

Billy Carter, Johnny Flynn, Mark Addy and Reece Shearsmith

From: 
Date:
02/06/2018
Reece Shearsmith & Johnny Flynn Photo

Reece Shearsmith & Johnny Flynn

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Date:
01/31/2018
Reece Shearsmith & Mark Addy Photo

Reece Shearsmith & Mark Addy

From: 
Date:
01/31/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Old Vic Theatre World Premiere, 2019
The President/Jon

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company US Premiere, 2018
Syd

  [West End]
West-End Revival, 2016
Performer

  [West End]
2012
Colin

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Gilbert

  [West End]
London Production, 2004
Leo Bloom [Replacement]


Reece Shearsmith Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2012 - Best Actor In A Musical
Reece Shearsmith, Betty Blue Eyes

Reece Shearsmith News

Photos: THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE Opens in the West End Photo Photos: THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE Opens in the West End
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2021

As the National Theatre’s acclaimed production of The Ocean at the End of the Lane opens at The Duke of York’s Theatre in the West End, a final three-week extension is announced. Due to popular demand, the first major stage adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s work will now run until 14 May 2022.

Full Program Announced for 2021 Sundance Film Festival Photo Full Program Announced for 2021 Sundance Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 15, 2020

The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the showcase of new independent work selected across the Feature Film, Short Film, Indie Series and New Frontier categories for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival.

Robin Ince's New Podcast To Launch On Halloween Photo Robin Ince's New Podcast To Launch On Halloween
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2020

The Cosmic Shambles Network has announced a brand new series of podcasts that will be available exclusively to the Network's Patreon supporters.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awar Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awards - Full List!
by Marianka Swain - Oct 25, 2020

Tonight, the Olivier Awards will be announced in a special online broadcast. We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout the evening.

The Barn Theatre, Lawrence Batley Theatre and New Wolsey Theatre Announce Co-Producti Photo The Barn Theatre, Lawrence Batley Theatre and New Wolsey Theatre Announce Co-Production Of WHAT A CARVE UP!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2020

The Barn Theatre in Cirencester, the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield and the New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich have announced the world premiere of Henry Filloux-Bennett's online play What A Carve Up!, based on Jonathan Coe's critically acclaimed satirical novel.

The Barn Theatre to Bring the Circus Online Photo The Barn Theatre to Bring the Circus Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2020

The Barn Theatre have announced that they will be bringing circus to the digital world as they announce the Circus Cabaret, which will be released on the theatre's Facebook and YouTube platforms at 7:30pm on Saturday 13th June.

The Barn Theatre to Release British Sign Language Version of TWEEDY'S LOST & FOUND Photo The Barn Theatre to Release British Sign Language Version of TWEEDY'S LOST & FOUND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2020

The Barn Theatre has announced today that they will be releasing British Sign Language versions of their weekly live streamed children's show, Tweedy's Lost & Found.

BWW Review: SEA SHAMBLES, Royal Albert Home Photo BWW Review: SEA SHAMBLES, Royal Albert Home
by Debbie Gilpin - May 20, 2020

Following on from their 2018 Space Shambles, the Cosmic Shambles Network was due to make a return to the Royal Albert Hall for Sea Shambles a?' a celebration of the Blue Planet by way of science, music, and comedy. Instead, a re-jigged version took place as part of the Stay At Home Festival this weekend; a blue whale-like show of around three-and-a-half hours, an exceptional range of contributors were featured, including the likes of Lemn Sissay, Dr Helen Scales, Josie Long, and (naturally) Prof Brian Cox.

Cobie Smulders Will Join Robin Ince and More For SEA SHAMBLES Online Photo Cobie Smulders Will Join Robin Ince and More For SEA SHAMBLES Online
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2020

With the live version of Sea Shambles sadly unable to go ahead, it's time to bring a rejigged version of the show direct to you on the same date and time. With that in mind, The Cosmic Shambles Network has announced the incredible list of guests who are now onboard for the show.

BBC Two Orders Series Six and Seven of INSIDE NO. 9 Photo BBC Two Orders Series Six and Seven of INSIDE NO. 9
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 9, 2020

Series six and seven of the multi award-winning and critically acclaimed anthology Inside No. 9 have been commissioned by BBC Two.

Reece Shearsmith Videos

VIDEO: Peter Jackson Confirms He Will Helm Episode of DOCTOR WHO
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 30, 2015

Peter Jackson (with a little help from Peter Capaldi) announced on Facebook that he will be directing an upcoming episode of DOCTOR WHO. Watch the clever video below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - The Adventures Continue on Season 9 of DOCTOR WHO, Premiering Tonight
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2015

Having the time of their lives, the Doctor and Clara embark on reckless adventures in all of space and time in the 9th season of BBC AMERICA's DOCTOR WHO, premiering tonight, September 19, 9:00pm ET. Get a first look below!

VIDEO: Watch the DOCTOR WHO Season 9 Prologue Now!
by Tess Reynolds - Sep 11, 2015

Dark Horizons reports that BBC One has released an almost two-minute long prologue for the highly anticipated ninth season of DOCTOR WHO. The season will premiere on September 19th. 

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - The Adventures Continue on Season 9 of DOCTOR WHO, Premiering 9/19
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 8, 2015

Having the time of their lives, the Doctor and Clara embark on reckless adventures in all of space and time in the 9th season of BBC AMERICA's DOCTOR WHO, premiering Saturday, September 19, 9:00pm ET. Get a first look below!

VIDEO: Peter Capaldi & More in First Look at DOCTOR WHO's 9th Season!
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 12, 2015

Having the time of their lives, the Doctor and Clara embark on reckless adventures in all of space and time in the new season of BBC AMERICA's Doctor Who starting Saturday, September 19, 9:00pm ET.

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of West End's GREAT BRITAIN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2014

Richard Bean's new play Great Britain opened in the West End on September 26,following a sell-out run at the National Theatre. With a cast led by Lucy Punch andRobert Glenister, Nicholas Hytner's production now continues at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in a strictly limited season to 10 January 2015. Designs are by Tim Hatley, with video design by 59 Productions, lighting by Neil Austin, music by Grant Olding and sound by Paul Arditti. Go inside opening night in the video below!

BWW TV: Broadway-Bound THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Reopens at West End's Gielgud Theatre!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2014

The National Theatre's acclaimed production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time reopened earlier this month, at the Gielgud Theatre in the West End. VIP guests included Alice Levine, Amy Beth Hayes, Amy Molyneaux, Andrew Scott, Billy Bailey, Charlotte Riley, Dave Berry, David Gyasi, El James, Emma Freud, Frances O'Connor, Greg McHugh,Honor Blackman, Ian Glem, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Ivan Massow, Jane Asher & Gerald Scarfe, Jeremy Vine, Joanne Froggatt, Jonathan Bailey, June Whitfield, Kelly Adams, Laura Whitmore, Louise Brealey, Lydia Rose Bewley, Masie Williams, Michel Roux Jr, Natascha McElhone, Reece Shearsmith, Sam Bailey, Samantha Barks, Sarah Solemani, Stephen Wight and Warwick Davis. Go inside the special reopening night event below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at BETTY BLUE EYES Performance Highlights in the West End!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 22, 2011

Everybody's been talking about the animatronic pig which cost a reported £100,000 for Cameron Mackintosh's new musical comedy BETTY BLUE EYES, based on the Handmade Film 'A PRIVATE FUNCTION' by Alan Bennett and Malcolm Mowbray. BETTY BLUE EYES is the first original musical Cameron Mackintosh has produced in ten years. It started previews at the Novello Theatre in the West End on 19 March and opened on 13 April. Reelkandi TV got the first look at the production highlights and now BroadwayWorld brings you a glimpse of the exciting production below!


Reece Shearsmith Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Reece Shearsmith been in?
Reece Shearsmith has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Reece Shearsmith been in?
Reece Shearsmith has appeared on London's West End in 5 shows.

What was Reece Shearsmith's first West End show?
Reece Shearsmith's first West End show was The Producers which opened in 2004

What awards has Reece Shearsmith been nominated for?
Best Actor In A Musical (Olivier Awards) for Betty Blue Eyes .