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Stephen Rea

 

Birth Place: IRELAND

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Royal Court Theatre Return Engagement, 2019
Eric Miller
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theatre, New York Debut, 2018
Eric
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Ames
  [Broadway]
1992
Edward
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1987
Performer

Photos

Stephen Rea Photo

Stephen Rea

From: 
Date:
06/04/2018
Amy Molloy and Stephen Rea Photo

Amy Molloy and Stephen Rea

From: 
Date:
06/04/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Royal Court Theatre Return Engagement, 2019
Eric Miller

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theatre, New York Debut, 2018
Eric

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Ames

  [Broadway]
1992
Edward

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1987
Performer


Stephen Rea Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 1993 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Stephen Rea, Someone Who'll Watch Over Me
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1993 - Best Debut Performance Gold Star
Stephen ReaSomeone to Watch Over Me
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Stephen Rea , Someone Who'll Watch Over Me

Stephen Rea News

VIDEO: Emily Blunt & Chaske Spencer Star in Prime Video's THE ENGLISH Series Trailer Photo VIDEO: Emily Blunt & Chaske Spencer Star in Prime Video's THE ENGLISH Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Sep 1, 2022

Prime Video debuted the video teaser trailer for the upcoming Western drama series The English, starring Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place franchise, Sicario, Oppenheimer) and Chaske Spencer (Wild Indian, Echo), along with its premiere date. The English is an epic chase Western, from award-winning writer and director Hugo Blick.

Photos: First Look at Emily Blunt in Prime Video's THE ENGLISH Photo Photos: First Look at Emily Blunt in Prime Video's THE ENGLISH
by Michael Major - Aug 18, 2022

Prime Video released the official first-look photos for the upcoming limited series The English, starring Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place franchise, Sicario, Oppenheimer) and Chaske Spencer (Wild Indian, Echo). The series is from award-winning writer and director Hugo Blick (The Honourable Woman, Black Earth Rising, The Shadow Line).

Nicholas Barasch, David Baida, Kerry Conte & More to Star in World Premiere of THE BU Photo Nicholas Barasch, David Baida, Kerry Conte & More to Star in World Premiere of THE BUTCHER BOY at Irish Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today casting for the World Premiere of the new musical The Butcher Boy, featuring book, music & lyrics by Asher Muldoon. The Butcher Boy will begin previews on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage on July 21, 2022 and is set to open on August 1 for a limited run through September 11, 2022.

World Premiere of New Musical THE BUTCHER BOY & More Announced for Irish Rep Summer 2 Photo World Premiere of New Musical THE BUTCHER BOY & More Announced for Irish Rep Summer 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today two productions for their Summer 2022 season. A brand new production of Yes! Reflections of Molly Bloom, and the World Premiere of the new musical The Butcher Boy.

Irish Artists To Host SOLIDARITY ‚Ä" A Night To Support The People Of Ukraine At The  Photo Irish Artists To Host SOLIDARITY ‚Ä" A Night To Support The People Of Ukraine At The Abbey Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2022

The Abbey Theatre is proudly partnering with a group of independent Irish artists for SOLIDARITY, a night of performances, poetry and song to support those affected by the war in Ukraine.

DEATH, WITH BENEFITS Opens January 27 At Theatre 40 Photo DEATH, WITH BENEFITS Opens January 27 At Theatre 40
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 14, 2021

Theatre 40 presents Death, with Benefits. This world premiere engagement of a dark comedy, by John Strysik is directed by Jeff G. Rack. 

ArtsEmerson Presents WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT Photo ArtsEmerson Presents WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 19, 2021

ArtsEmerson, Boston's leading presenter of contemporary world theater and film and the professional presenting and producing organization of Emerson College, is thrilled to bring Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour's original play, White Rabbit Red Rabbit to audiences as a virtual theatre offering from December 07 ‚Äď 12, 2021.

An Grian√°n Theatre Presents THE ENEMY WITHIN By Brian Friel Photo An Grian√°n Theatre Presents THE ENEMY WITHIN By Brian Friel
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2021

Letterkenny's An Grian√°n Theatre embarks on its most ambitious production to date with a full professional production of Brian Friel's The Enemy Within. Starring Donegal native Se√°n McGinley in the lead role of Columba/Colmcille, the production will be one the key events in the Colmcille 1500, which celebrates the life and legacy of Colmcille 1500 years from his birth.

Theatre 40 Will Perform a Reading of POWER & LIGHT This Week Photo Theatre 40 Will Perform a Reading of POWER & LIGHT This Week
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2021

Theatre 40 will present a play reading on YouTube of a new work by John Strysik, Power & Light. Thomas Edison and Nikolai Tesla: The War That Lit the World. Pioneering scientists in electronics, they were rivals with differing viewpoints on delivering energy. Edison was about the money, while Tesla was more a believer in free energy for all. Commerce won.

WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT To Live-Stream From Perseverance Theatre Photo WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT To Live-Stream From Perseverance Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2021

No rehearsals. No director. No set. A different actor reads the script cold for the first time at each performance. This is White Rabbit Red Rabbit by Nassim Soleimanpour, an utterly unique theatrical experience that live-streams from Perseverance Theatre April 16 through May 2.

Stephen Rea Videos

VIDEO: Emily Blunt & Chaske Spencer Star in Prime Video's THE ENGLISH Series Trailer VideoVIDEO: Emily Blunt & Chaske Spencer Star in Prime Video's THE ENGLISH Series Trailer
by Michael Major - Sep 1, 2022

Prime Video debuted the video teaser trailer for the upcoming Western drama series The English, starring Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place franchise, Sicario, Oppenheimer) and Chaske Spencer (Wild Indian, Echo), along with its premiere date. The English is an epic chase Western, from award-winning writer and director Hugo Blick.

VIDEO: Christopher Fairbank Talks AGES OF THE MOON VideoVIDEO: Christopher Fairbank Talks AGES OF THE MOON
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2019

Joseph Marcell - best known as laconic British butler 'Geoffrey' in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - and Christopher Fairbank - best known for his role as 'Moxey' in the iconic British series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet - will star as 'Byron' and 'Ames' in the long-awaited UK premiere of Sam Shepard's play AGES OF THE MOON, directed by Alexander Lass, playing from Thursday 17 October - Sunday 24 November at the Vaults Theatre in London's Waterloo, with a press night on Wednesday 23 October.

VIDEO: Stephen Schwartz and Jeanine Tesori Talk Storytelling Through Song for DGF's 'The Legacy Project'
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

The announcement of today's Tony Award nominations marks this as a week for celebration and reaffirms the commitment of organizations that protect the survival of the arts. For those organizations, like the Dramatists Guild Fund (DGF), that commitment likely means shouldering a larger burden of funding and support. Today's celebration also coincides with the launch of the latest installment of 'The Legacy Project: Volume III' from DGF, featuring one of Broadway's best known and loved composers/lyricists, Stephen Schwartz, chatting with Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home) about storytelling through song. Watch the interview below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Signature Theatre's A PARTICLE OF DREAD (OEDIPUS VARIATIONS)
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 20, 2014

Signature Theatre and Field Day present the U.S. Premiere of A PARTICLE OF DREAD (OEDIPUS VARIATIONS) bySam Shepard, directed by Nancy Meckler. The production runs now through December 21, 2014 with a November 23 opening night in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Trailer for UNDERWORLD: AWAKENING
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 19, 2011

UNDERWORLD: AWAKENING is coming to theaters on January 20, 2011 from Screen Gems. The fantasy, horror film was directed by Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein and stars Kate Beckinsale, Michael Ealy, India Eisley, Sandrine Holt, Robert Lawrenceson, Charles Dance and Stephen Rea.


Stephen Rea Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Stephen Rea been in?
Stephen Rea has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Stephen Rea been in?
Stephen Rea has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Stephen Rea's first West End show?
Stephen Rea's first West End show was High Society which opened in 1987

What awards has Stephen Rea been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Someone Who'll Watch Over Me Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Someone to Watch Over Me and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Someone Who'll Watch Over Me .

What awards has Stephen Rea won?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Someone Who'll Watch Over Meand Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Someone to Watch Over Me .