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Slava Polunin

 
Date of Birth: June 12, 1950 (72)

Birth Place: Novosil, Oryol Oblast, RUSSIA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2019]
Creator
Director
Scenography
Costume Designer
Special Effects
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Staging
Director
Scenography
Costume Designer
Special Effects
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Creator

Photos

Slava Polunin Photo

Slava Polunin

From: 
Date:
11/14/2019
Slava Polunin Photo

Slava Polunin

From: 
Date:
11/14/2019
Slava Polunin Photo

Slava Polunin

From: 
Date:
11/14/2019
Slava Polunin Photo

Slava Polunin

From: 
Date:
11/14/2019
Elena Kurmosova with Robert Saralp, Artem Zhimo, Vanya Polunin and Slava Polunin Photo

Elena Kurmosova with Robert Saralp, Artem Zhimo, Vanya Polunin and Slava Polunin

From: 
Date:
11/14/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2019
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer

Productions

[Broadway, 2019]
Creator

Director

Scenography

Costume Designer

Special Effects

Sound Designer

[West End, 2017]
Staging

Director

Scenography

Costume Designer

Special Effects

Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

Writing
Playwright
Creator

Slava Polunin Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1998 - Best Entertainment Gold Star
Slava PoluninSlava's Snowshow

Slava Polunin News

SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Will Return to Australia For a Limited Season in December Photo SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Will Return to Australia For a Limited Season in December
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

The internationally-acclaimed and universally loved Slava's Snowshow will return to Australia from December 2022 onwards for a limited season.

EDINBURGH 2022: THE ANNIVERSARY Q&A Photo EDINBURGH 2022: THE ANNIVERSARY Q&A
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 15, 2022

BWW catches up with writers and performers Clare Bartholomew and Daniel Tobias to chat about bringing The Anniversary to the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

EDINBURGH 2022: Julia Masli Q&A Photo EDINBURGH 2022: Julia Masli Q&A
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jun 20, 2022

BWW chats to Julia Masli about bringing CHOOSH! to the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the  Photo Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the Stephen Sondheim Theatre!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 21, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Stephen Sondheim Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, the show currently inhabiting the theatre, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more!

SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW to Become Available to Stream Next Week Photo SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW to Become Available to Stream Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2021

Slava’s Snowshow is about to become available on streaming for the first time ever. BroadwayHD has secured worldwide exclusive streaming rights and will be bringing the show to viewers in the U.S. and globally on February 8. 

LE GRAND VOYAGE to Premiere In NYC Photo LE GRAND VOYAGE to Premiere In NYC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2020

Premiering at the end of February, Le Grand Voyage is a joint work of a New York based team of actors gathered to explore and develop a show in the genre of theatrical clown. This new experimental piece tells the story of a family that goes in search of adventures in a foreign country. What awaits them is predictably strange and at the same time, surprisingly familiar. In the language of theatrical clown, actors tell the story of the hustles and struggles we go through when faced with the new and the unknown.

SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Will Conclude Broadway Run Today Photo SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Will Conclude Broadway Run Today
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 5, 2020

The Olivier Award-winning, international sensation SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW concludes it limited Broadway run today, January 5, at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, following and 3 previews and 63 regular performances.

BWW Review: Entrancingly Funny Russian Clown Piece SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Returns To Broadw Photo BWW Review: Entrancingly Funny Russian Clown Piece SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Returns To Broadway
by Michael Dale - Nov 15, 2019

While there are many artistically pleasing moments to be savored on stage as the entrancingly funny Russian clown piece SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW returns to Broadway for a limited run through the holiday season, you can also have a heck of a good time if you just like having things thrown at you, dropped on you, sprayed at you or bouncing off of you.

Photo Coverage: SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Coverage: SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW Celebrates Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 14, 2019

The Olivier Award-winning, international sensation SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW returns to Broadway for a limited holiday engagement at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St., NYC) through January 5, 2020.

BWW TV: Clownin' Around with Slava Polunin of SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW on Broadway! Photo BWW TV: Clownin' Around with Slava Polunin of SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW on Broadway!
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 13, 2019

The Olivier Award-winning, international sensation SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW returns to Broadway for a limited holiday engagement at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St., NYC) through January 5, 2020. The official opening night is tonight, November 13, 2019.

Slava Polunin Videos

BWW TV: Clownin' Around with Slava Polunin of SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Clownin' Around with Slava Polunin of SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW on Broadway!
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 13, 2019

The Olivier Award-winning, international sensation SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW returns to Broadway for a limited holiday engagement at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St., NYC) through January 5, 2020. The official opening night is tonight, November 13, 2019.


Slava Polunin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Slava Polunin been in?
Slava Polunin has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Slava Polunin been in?
Slava Polunin has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Slava Polunin been nominated for?
Best Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Slava's Snowshow .

What awards has Slava Polunin won?
Best Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Slava's Snowshow.

How many shows has Slava Polunin written?
Slava Polunin has written 1 shows including Slava's Snowshow (Playwright).