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Sophie Thompson

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Old Vic Revival Production, 2019
Monica Reed
  [West End]
West End Production, 2018
Lady Bracknell
  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2016
Miss Adelaide
  [West End]
Donmar Warehouse Revival, 1995
Amy


Sophie Thompson Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2016 - Best Actress in a Musical
Sophie ThompsonGuys And Dolls
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Actress
Sophie Thompson, Clybourne Park
 
Olivier Awards - 1999 - Best Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Sophie Thompson, Into The Woods
 
Olivier Awards - 1999 - Best Actress in a Musical
Sophie ThompsonInto The Woods
 
Olivier Awards - 1996 - Best Supporting Performance in a Musical
Sophie Thompson, Company
 
Olivier Awards - 1994 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Sophie ThompsonWildest Dreams

Sophie Thompson News

PETER PAN, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, ROMEO AND JULIET & More to be Featured in BroadwayHD's Photo PETER PAN, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, ROMEO AND JULIET & More to be Featured in BroadwayHD's Back-to-School Collection
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

Whether a Broadway freshman or seasoned senior, BroadwayHD viewers can get schooled in theatre classics like The Sound of Music and Romeo and Juliet, to more advanced theatre titles like The Importance of Being Earnest to Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, and graduate with honors.

Nottingham Playhouses Announces  THE BEEKEEPER OF ALEPPO Set For 2023 Photo Nottingham Playhouses Announces THE BEEKEEPER OF ALEPPO Set For 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

As Nottingham Playhouse launches its new brochure for the late summer and autumn 2022 to early Spring 2023, the company has revealed that its first production for 2023 will be the world premiere of Christy Lefteri's gripping best-selling novel, The Beekeeper of Aleppo adapted by Nesrin Alrefaai and Matthew Spangler.

Full Cast Announced For THE CLOTHES THEY STOOD UP IN at Nottingham Playhouse Photo Full Cast Announced For THE CLOTHES THEY STOOD UP IN at Nottingham Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022

Today, Nottingham Playhouse announces the full casting for Adrian Scarborough’s adaptation of Alan Bennett’s comic novella The Clothes They Stood Up In. Opening in September, this is the first time the popular story has been told on stage and kicks off the Playhouse’s Autumn season.

Autumn Season Announced at the Nottingham Playhouse Photo Autumn Season Announced at the Nottingham Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022

After a period of rescheduled productions, postponed because of the pandemic, today Nottingham Playhouse reveals a rich array of new work for the latter part of 2022.  The newly announced work for the autumn season includes some of the biggest names in UK theatre, world premieres, exciting collaborations and eagerly awaited family favourites.

BWW Interview: Imogen Stubbs Talks CLYBOURNE PARK Photo BWW Interview: Imogen Stubbs Talks CLYBOURNE PARK
by Jonathan Marshall - Mar 10, 2022

Pulitzer Prize winning Clybourne Park was fully rehearsed and ready to run at Park Theatre for its 10th Anniversary back in 2020. Covid prevented the revival from materialising but now, two years later, it is finally set to return to the London stage. Actor Imogen Stubbs took time out of rehearsals to speak with BroadwayWorld about the production.

New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players to Return With THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE Photo New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players to Return With THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2022

New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players will return to New York for its 47th season, and its first full production since January 2020, with one of Gilbert & Sullivan’s most famed works, The Pirates of Penzance.

LITTLE WARS Returns To Stream.theatre Photo LITTLE WARS Returns To Stream.theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2021

Following critical-acclaim, and due to popular demand, the digital revival of Steven Carl McCasland's Little Wars, will once again return for a limited streaming season.

LITTLE WARS & FALLING STARS to Stream in February Photo LITTLE WARS & FALLING STARS to Stream in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2021

Juliet Stevenson leads an all-star female cast in this streamed production of  Steven Carl McCasland’s dinner party drama, Little Wars.  Joining Stevenson are Linda Bassett Debbie Chazen, Natasha Karp, Catherine Russell, Sarah Solemani and Olivier-recipient Sophie Thompson.

Ginger Quiff Media Streams GODSPELL, FALLING STARS, and LITTLE WARS
by Stephi Wild - Dec 21, 2020

With theatres unable to operate under most tier restrictions, Thomas Hopkins and Michael Quinn of Ginger Quiff Media, the producers behind We Need A Little Christmas with Dame Maureen Lipman which is currently running on Stream.Theatre, remain committed to ensuring we get our culture fix online. 

LITTLE WARS Extends Run Through Lockdown Photo LITTLE WARS Extends Run Through Lockdown
by Stephi Wild - Nov 4, 2020

Due to popular demand, the digital revival of Steven Carl McCasland's 'dinner' party drama Little Wars, will be extending its run for three weeks to provide entertainment during the lockdown.

Sophie Thompson Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Teaser Trailer For the Streaming Production LITTLE WARS Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Teaser Trailer For the Streaming Production LITTLE WARS

by Stage Tube - Oct 27, 2020

An all new teaser trailer has been released for the all-star digital revival of Steven Carl McCasland’s Little Wars, starring Linda Bassett, Sophie Thompson, Juliet Stevenson and more! 

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for FEEL GOOD Videoplay
VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for FEEL GOOD

by Stage Tube - Feb 18, 2020

Netflix has released the trailer for its new series Feel Good, which stars Mae Martin as Mae, a rising talent on the stand-up circuit and recovering addict whose addictive behaviors and intense romanticism dominate every single part of her life.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at the New Trailer for GUYS & DOLLS at London's Savoy Theatre
by Stage Tube - Dec 3, 2015

The highly acclaimed and sell-out production of Guys and Dolls transfers to London's Savoy Theatre in December for a strictly limited 13 week run. Chichester Festival Theatre continue their triumphant musical successes with this exuberant revival which follows transfers of Singin' in the Rain, The Pajama Game and, most recently, Gypsy. Sophie Thompson and Jamie Parker reprise their roles.  Check out the new trailer below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet Jamie Parker, Siubhan Harrison, David Haig and Sophie Thompson of GUYS & DOLLS
by Stage Tube - Nov 3, 2015

Full casting is announced for the highly acclaimed Chichester Festival Theatre revival of Guys and Dolls, which is at the New Alexandra Theatre from Tues 24 November to Sat 5 December 2015, prior to a strictly limited run at the Savoy Theatre in the West End.  Meet the principals in the video below!


Sophie Thompson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sophie Thompson been in?
Sophie Thompson has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Sophie Thompson been in?
Sophie Thompson has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Sophie Thompson's first West End show?
Sophie Thompson's first West End show was Company which opened in 1995

What awards has Sophie Thompson been nominated for?
Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Guys And Dolls , Best Actress (Olivier Awards) for Clybourne Park , Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Into The Woods , Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Into The Woods Best Supporting Performance in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Company and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Wildest Dreams .

What awards has Sophie Thompson won?
Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Into The Woods.