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Sean Foley

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Sean

Productions

 
[West End, 2019]
Director
 
[West End, 2017] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2013]
Director
 
[West End, 2012]
Director
 
[West End, 2011]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Playwright
Playwright

Photos

Lolita Chakrabarti, Nicholas Farrell and Sean Foley Photo

Lolita Chakrabarti, Nicholas Farrell and Sean Foley

From: 
Date:
09/02/2017
Sean Foley Photo

Sean Foley

From: 
Date:
06/06/2011
Peter Capaldi (actor), Sean Foley (director) and Graham Lineham (writer) Photo

Peter Capaldi (actor), Sean Foley (director) and Graham Lineham (writer)

From: 
Date:
06/06/2011

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Sean

Productions

[West End, 2019]
Director

[West End, 2017] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

[West End, 2013]
Director

[West End, 2012]
Director

[West End, 2011]
Director

Writing
Playwright
Playwright
Playwright

Sean Foley Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2012 - Best Director
Sean Foley, The Ladykillers
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Entertainment
Sean FoleyArturo Brachetti: Change
 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - Best Actor
Sean FoleyThe Play What I Wrote

Sean Foley News

THE UPSTART CROW Will Return to the West End in September Photo THE UPSTART CROW Will Return to the West End in September
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022

The Upstart Crow opened at the Gielgud Theatre in February 2020 to an array of glowing reviews and sold out performances. Then Covid hit and theatres were forced to close for the first lockdown. Now, one plague and an Olivier Award nomination later, this all-new comedy is back, starring David Mitchell.

Birmingham Rep Announce Additional Shows For 2022 Photo Birmingham Rep Announce Additional Shows For 2022
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

Birmingham Rep, the city's only major producing theatre, have announced a range of additional new productions to their 2022 season. 

50th Anniversary Gala Raises £23k For Birmingham Rep Photo 50th Anniversary Gala Raises £23k For Birmingham Rep
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2022

Birmingham Rep have announced that their 50th Anniversary Gala event held on Saturday 2 April has raised £23,000 towards supporting the venue, the only producing theatre in Birmingham. 

Birmingham Rep Streams WHAT I WROTE On Demand Photo Birmingham Rep Streams WHAT I WROTE On Demand
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

Birmingham Rep's highly acclaimed, five star production of The Play What I Wrote will be streamed on demand via the theatre's website for a very limited time from today, Tue 15 Mar.

Sky Comedy Rep Hosts Festival of Comedic Short Plays This Weekend Photo Sky Comedy Rep Hosts Festival of Comedic Short Plays This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022

The Rep's ground-breaking collaboration with Sky Studios comes to fruition this March as audiences are invited to be amongst the first to enjoy the work of the comedy writing stars of the future. Sky Comedy Rep will host its first-ever festival of new comedic short plays at Birmingham Rep from 3-5 March 2022.

Birmingham Rep Reveals £2.87m New Look Photo Birmingham Rep Reveals £2.87m New Look
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022

Birmingham Rep have officially unveiled a £2.87m new look to their historic home on Birmingham's Centenary Square, 50 years on from the theatre first opening its doors.

BBC Arts Announces Major New Commitment To Performance and Future Projects Photo BBC Arts Announces Major New Commitment To Performance and Future Projects
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2022

Suzy Klein, the new head of BBC Arts and Classical Music TV, has announced a range of new and forthcoming highlights for audiences, including a major new commitment to performance with a new dedicated Sunday evening slot and more details on the landmark arts series Art That Made Us.

Birmingham Rep Announces The Completion Of The Theatre's 50th Anniversary Season Photo Birmingham Rep Announces The Completion Of The Theatre's 50th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

Artistic Director, Sean Foley has today added to Birmingham Rep's 2022 programme of work. The Rep's offering as part of the Birmingham 2022 Festival, a 6 month celebration of culture that surrounds the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, will include the newly announced, critically acclaimed production from Australia Counting and Cracking plus the youth driven Festival Uncommon Riches. Counting and Cracking arrives at The Rep as one of only two venues in the UK to host this epic story.

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by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2022

Birmingham Rep Announce Free Open Day Photo Birmingham Rep Announce Free Open Day
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2022

Birmingham Rep are offering members of the public a chance to take a peek behind the scenes at the city's only premiere producing theatre with a free Open Day on Saturday 26 February.

Sean Foley Videos

Photo/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT VideoPhoto/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2019

Brand new production images and footage is released today of Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit. The production recently embarked on a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London, with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019.

STAGE TUBE: Stephen Wight and More at Press Night of MCQUEEN
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2015

Award-winning actor Stephen Wight takes on the title role of Lee McQueen and Dianna Agron will play Dahlia in the world premiere of James Phillips's play McQUEEN directed by John Caird, which will run at St. James Theatre from 12 May to 27 June, with press nights on Tuesday 19 and Wednesday 20 May.  The play will also star Tracy-Ann Oberman as Isabella Blow, Laura Rees as Arabella, and David Shaw-Parker as John Hitchcock, along with Sophie Apollonia, Amber Doyle, George Hill, Eloise Hymas, Jordan Kennedy, Rachel Louisa Maybank, James Revell and Carrie Willis.  Check out behind the scenes interviews and more!

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer for The RSC's A MAD WORLD MY MASTERS Tour
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2015

Following its 2013 hit run in Stratford-upon-Avon and nationwide tour A Mad World My Masters comes to the Barbican for a strictly limited season in May 2015. Check out the brand new trailer for The RSC and English Touring Theatre's fantastic production below!

BWW TV: 2010 Olivier Awards Highlights!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2010

Video highlights of the 2010 Olivier Awards!

STAGE TUBE: 2010 Olivier Awards Trailer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 10, 2010

The 2010 Olivier Awards will take place on 21 March 2010 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, with Spring Awakening, Enron, Jerusalem and A Little Night Music among the standouts of the season with the most nominations. The Laurence Olivier Awards were established in 1976 as The Society of West End Theatre Awards, and Lord Olivier agreed to have his name associated with them in 1984. The Awards are run by The Society of London Theatre but are adjudicated by panels that are equally made up of members of the theatregoing public and experts chosen for their knowledge and professional experience. For more information and updates, visit www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/olivier_awards.


Sean Foley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sean Foley been in?
Sean Foley has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Sean Foley been in?
Sean Foley has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Sean Foley been nominated for?
Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The Ladykillers Best Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Arturo Brachetti: Change and Best Actor (Olivier Awards) for The Play What I Wrote .

How many shows has Sean Foley written?
Sean Foley has written 2 shows including The Play What I Wrote (Playwright), The Man in the White Suit (Playwright).