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Simon Lipkin

 
Bio:
Simon Lipkin is a British actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. He has originated roles in several major West End musicals such as Avenue Q and Rock of Ages. His television work includes The Amazing World of Gumball and Doctor Who. He has acted in small roles in film as well as in the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Simon Lipkin is a British actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. He has originated roles in several major West End musicals such as Avenue Q and Rock of Ages. His television work includes The Amazing World of Gumball and Doctor Who. He has acted in small roles in film as well as in the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Return Engagement, 2019
Mr. Poppy
  [West End]
West End Production, 2017
Rat
  [West End]
West End Production, 2017
Sheriff
  [West End]
London, 0
The Proprietor
  [West End]
West End Original Production, 2014
Barlow
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Lonny
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2006
Nicky
Trekkie Monster

Photos

Simon Lipkin Photo

Simon Lipkin

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Date:
07/27/2021
Jo Brand (The Critic) and Simon Lipkin (Mr Poppy) Photo

Jo Brand (The Critic) and Simon Lipkin (Mr Poppy)

From: 
Date:
12/21/2018
Simon Lipkin (Mr Poppy) and Scott Garnham (Mr Maddens) Photo

Simon Lipkin (Mr Poppy) and Scott Garnham (Mr Maddens)

From: 
Date:
12/21/2018
Simon Lipkin (Mr Poppy) Photo

Simon Lipkin (Mr Poppy)

From: 
Date:
12/21/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Return Engagement, 2019
Mr. Poppy

  [West End]
West End Production, 2017
Rat

  [West End]
West End Production, 2017
Sheriff

  [West End]
London, 0
The Proprietor

  [West End]
West End Original Production, 2014
Barlow

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Lonny

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2006
Nicky

Trekkie Monster

Simon Lipkin Biography

Simon Lipkin is a British actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. He has originated roles in several major West End musicals such as Avenue Q and Rock of Ages. His television work includes The Amazing World of Gumball and Doctor Who. He has acted in small roles in film as well as in the starring role in 2018 comedy Nativity Rocks!.




Simon Lipkin News

Guest Blog: Dan Skinner On BRIAN & ROGER - A HIGHLY OFFENSIVE PLAY Photo Guest Blog: Dan Skinner On BRIAN & ROGER - A HIGHLY OFFENSIVE PLAY
by Guest Author - Nov 5, 2021

The characters of Brian and Roger were birthed by me and Harry Peacock on a TV set back in 2014. Hanging around between takes, we started to improvise and pretend to be these two divorced middle-aged men, trying really hard to see the positive side of their situation.

BWW Review: BRIAN AND ROGER, Menier Chocolate Factory Photo BWW Review: BRIAN AND ROGER, Menier Chocolate Factory
by Gary Naylor - Nov 2, 2021

The stage version of the successful comedy podcast flounders on the transition from the everyday to the absurd

Photos: First Look at BRIAN & ROGER - A HIGHLY OFFENSIVE PLAY Photo Photos: First Look at BRIAN & ROGER - A HIGHLY OFFENSIVE PLAY
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

Simon Lipkin joins Dan Skinner in Brian & Roger ‚Äď A Highly Offensive Play inspired by Skinner and Harry Peacock‚Äôs hit podcast Brian & Roger. Artistic Director of the Menier David Babani directs the production which previews from 22 October.

Simon Lipkin Joins Dan Skinner in BRIAN & ROGER at The Menier Chocolate Factory's New Photo Simon Lipkin Joins Dan Skinner in BRIAN & ROGER at The Menier Chocolate Factory's New Space - The Mixing Room
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

With the critically acclaimed Tony Award-winning Indecent currently playing on the main stage, the Menier Chocolate Factory today announces that Simon Lipkin joins Dan Skinner in Brian & Roger ‚Äď A Highly Offensive Play inspired by Skinner and Harry Peacock's hit podcast Brian & Roger. Artistic Director of the Menier David Babani directs the production which previews from 22 October.

BroadwayHD to Present I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE, CLOSER THAN EVER & More Photo BroadwayHD to Present I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE, CLOSER THAN EVER & More This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

BroadwayHD is celebrating the re-opening of Broadway with exciting new productions coming exclusively to the platform, as well as a special playlist dedicated to some of the most iconic theater hits of all time.

2020 London Coliseum Concert of I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE to be Streamed Photo 2020 London Coliseum Concert of I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE to be Streamed on BroadwayHD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2021

BroadwayHD announced today that it will bring Lambert Jackson Productions’ virtual production of the musical comedy I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, filmed at the London Coliseum in late 2020 exclusively to the platform in honor of the hit show’s twenty-fifth anniversary. 

Photos: Go Inside the West End Gala Premiere of WONDERVILLE Photo Photos: Go Inside the West End Gala Premiere of WONDERVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

MAGIC is back in the West End! This summer at the Palace Theatre, the world’s greatest illusionists and mentalists are coming together in Wonderville, a jaw-dropping display of magic, illusion and technological trickery that will electrify, surprise and leave theatregoers in awe at what they are seeing on stage.  

Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of CAKE & THE MAN IN THE CEILING, Part of MTF Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of CAKE & THE MAN IN THE CEILING, Part of MTFESTUK 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2021

MTFESTUK 2021sets out to promote quality artistry, showcasing new musicals to UK audiences with a view to elevating them to full production, and giving audiences an insight into the process of creating new work and the art of collaboration.

Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of MTFESTUK 2021  Musicals FAR FROM HEAVEN &  Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of MTFESTUK 2021 Musicals FAR FROM HEAVEN & #50DAYS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021

The Festival sets out to promote quality artistry, showcasing new musicals to UK audiences with a view to elevating them to full production, and giving audiences an insight into the process of creating new work and the art of collaboration.

MTFestUK 2021 Announces Casting and Lineup Photo MTFestUK 2021 Announces Casting and Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2021

Casting has been confirmed for Paul Taylor-Mills' highly celebrated annual festival of new musical theatre, MTFestUK 2021. Featuring a truly spectacular company of international stars, with a number of Tony and Olivier Awards to their names, this year's season is set to be an unmissable event in the 2021 musical theatre calendar.  

Simon Lipkin Videos

VIDEO: Samantha Barks Sings 'Safer' From FIRST DATE VideoVIDEO: Samantha Barks Sings 'Safer' From FIRST DATE
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2020

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs will present a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. The production will be filmed at Crazy Coqs, then made available for streaming 22 - 24 October at 7.30pm.

Andy Brady and More Join NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL; Full Cast Announced VideoAndy Brady and More Join NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL; Full Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Jamie Wilson, Entertainment One (eOne), Ramin Sabi and Belgrade Theatre Coventry have just announced the full casting for the World Premiere of the Birmingham Repertory Theatre's production of NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL opening at Birmingham Repertory Theatre on Friday 20 October 2017.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS in the West End!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 29, 2017

The new West End musical THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS features Rufus Hound as the amazing MR Toad, Simon Lipkin as Ratty, Craig Mather as Mole, Neil McDermott as Chief Weasel, with Denise Welch as Mrs Otter and Gary Wilmot as Badger. The show is currently previewing at the London Palladium with opening night on Thursday 29 June. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Catherine Tate, Dean John-Wilson and More in Trailer for MISS ATOMIC BOMB
by Stage Tube - Jan 18, 2016

Award winning star of TV and theatre, Catherine Tate (Assassins, The Catherine Tate Show, The Vote, Doctor Who) and Dean John-Wilson (Aladdin, Here Lies Love), who takes lead role in Disney's Aladdin this summer, will lead the cast in the new musical comedy Miss Atomic Bomb, alongside musical theatre stars Florence Andrews (A Little Night Music, Annie Get Your Gun), Simon Lipkin (The Lorax, Assassins, Rock of Ages, Avenue Q) and Daniel Boys (Any Dream Will Do, Avenue Q, Spamalot) as it explodes into the UK for its World Premiere at the St James Theatre, Victoria, in Spring 2016. The production will be running from 7 March for a strictly limited five week season, with press night on 14 March 2016.

STAGE TUBE: ROCK OF AGES Ask For Votes For Oliviers Audience Award!
by Stage Tube - Feb 20, 2013

The cast of Rock of Ages have released a video enticing fans to vote for them in the Oliviers Audience Award category!

STAGE TUBE: West End Stars Promote Dress Circle Benefit!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 1, 2011

Stuart Matthew Price and James Yeoburn gather the West End's finest for a one-off celebratory gala at the West End home of Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical, The Phantom of the Opera. A press release issued in May 2011 announcing that Dress Circle was facing imminent closure caused a phenomenal response from theatre lovers who were saddened by the possibility of losing the 'Greatest Showbiz Shop in the World'. The shop was founded in 1978 with the intention of providing an unrivalled selection of musical theatre and cabaret related merchandise. After celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2008, Dress Circle claims to be the longest running show business and musical theatre shop in the world. In the video below, the West End's finest stars unite to promote the big event!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek At AUSTENTATIOUS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 20, 2009

If you missed the fringe hit, here's the trailer...


Simon Lipkin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Simon Lipkin been in?
Simon Lipkin has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Simon Lipkin been in?
Simon Lipkin has appeared on London's West End in 8 shows.

What was Simon Lipkin's first West End show?
Simon Lipkin's first West End show was Avenue Q which opened in 2006