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Thea Sharrock

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2016]
Director
 
[West End, 2016]
Director
 
[West End, 2012]
Director
 
[West End, 2012]
Director
 
[West End, 2011]
Director
 
[West End, 2011]
Director
 
[West End, 2011]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Director

Photos

Peter Shaffer ( PLAYWRIGHT) & Thea Sharrock (DIRECTOR) Photo

Peter Shaffer ( PLAYWRIGHT) & Thea Sharrock (DIRECTOR)

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Date:
06/07/2016
Edward Seckerson, Sophie-Louise Dann, Mark Warman, Julia McKenzie, Thea Sharrock and  Photo

Edward Seckerson, Sophie-Louise Dann, Mark Warman, Julia McKenzie, Thea Sharrock and Anne Reid

From: 
Date:
05/16/2016
Tristan Gemmill, Beverley Knight and Thea Sharrock  Photo

Tristan Gemmill, Beverley Knight and Thea Sharrock

From: 
Date:
10/17/2013
Danny DeVito, Thea Sharrock and Richard Griffiths
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Danny DeVito, Thea Sharrock and Richard Griffiths

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Date:
05/18/2012

 

Stage

Productions

[US Tour, 2016]
Director

[West End, 2016]
Director

[West End, 2012]
Director

[West End, 2012]
Director

[West End, 2011]
Director

[West End, 2011]
Director

[West End, 2011]
Director

[Broadway, 2008]
Director


Thea Sharrock Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Director
Thea SharrockAfter The Dance
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Revival
Thea SharrockThe Misanthrope
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2009 - Best Direction of a Play Gold Star
Thea Sharrock, Equus

Thea Sharrock News

VIDEO: Keira Knightley Reflects on 15 Years of PRIDE & PREJUDICE on GOOD MORNING AMER Photo VIDEO: Keira Knightley Reflects on 15 Years of PRIDE & PREJUDICE on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2020

The ‚ÄúAtonement‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúPirates of the Caribbean‚ÄĚ actress takes on beauty pageants in the new dramedy, ‚ÄúMisbehaviour.‚ÄĚ

Keira Knightley Will Star in THE ESSEX SERPENT Photo Keira Knightley Will Star in THE ESSEX SERPENT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2020

Deadline reports that Keira Knightley will star in an adaptation of 'The Essex Serpent' on Apple TV+. The actress also serves as executive producer on the project.

THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN Soundtrack to Feature Original End Credit Song 'Free' by Diane  Photo THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN Soundtrack to Feature Original End Credit Song 'Free' by Diane Warren, Performed by Charlie Puth
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2020

Walt Disney Records is set to release the digital original soundtrack to Disney's new movie 'The One and Only Ivan,' streaming exclusively on Disney+. Directed by Thea Sharrock ('Me Before You'), the movie and soundtrack feature the original end-credit song, 'Free' written by Diane Warren and performed by Charlie Puth.

Theatre Artists Fund, Established by Sam Mendes, Raises £1.6m Photo Theatre Artists Fund, Established by Sam Mendes, Raises £1.6m
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2020

Theatre Artist Fund today announces that it received almost 4000 applications in just one week, from out of work theatre practitioners who have found themselves at breaking point since theatres closed in March. 

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa  Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Sam Rockwell, and More
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 8, 2020

Today Disney+ shared the new trailer from the upcoming film Disney's a?oeThe One and Only Ivan.a??

THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Sam Rockwell & More, Wil Photo THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN, Featuring the Voices of Phillipa Soo, Sam Rockwell & More, Will Premiere on Disney+ This August!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 12, 2020

The Walt Disney Studios announced today that the heartwarming adventure a?oeThe One and Only Ivan,a?? an adaptation of the bestselling, award-winning book about one very special gorilla directed by Thea Sharrock, will premiere exclusively on Disney+ August 21, 2020. 

BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PARTS NINE, TEN AND ELEVEN, BritBox Photo BWW Review: THE HOLLOW CROWN - PARTS NINE, TEN AND ELEVEN, BritBox
by Gary Naylor - May 31, 2020

BWW is reviewing the BBC's epic adaptation of Shakespeare's history plays, The Hollow Crown, available for streaming on Britbox (free 30 days trial).

BWW Interview: Designer Dick Bird Talks NIXON IN CHINA Photo BWW Interview: Designer Dick Bird Talks NIXON IN CHINA
by Marianka Swain - Apr 21, 2020

During the shutdown, we're taking the opportunity to look back at some memorable productions. Here, Dick Bird discusses his career with BroadwayWorld, and gives us some fantastic insights into designing the Royal Danish Theatre, Teatro Real Madrid and Scottish Opera's co-production of a modern classic: John Adams' Nixon in China.

Stage to Screen: Upcoming Live Theatre Broadcasts! Photo Stage to Screen: Upcoming Live Theatre Broadcasts!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 26, 2020

Don't miss the chance to see theater come to life on screen in these upcoming broadcasts! 

Broadway Rewind: Daniel Radcliffe Makes His Broadway Debut in EQUUS! Photo Broadway Rewind: Daniel Radcliffe Makes His Broadway Debut in EQUUS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 20, 2020

Daniel Radcliffe made his Broadway debut in the 2008 revival of Equus, costarring another Harry Potter veteran, Richard Griffiths. The revival, directed by Thea Sharrock, transferred from the West End, and attracted much attention for its nude scene, which was performed by a then 17 year-old Radcliffe. 

Thea Sharrock Videos

VIDEO: Keira Knightley Reflects on 15 Years of PRIDE & PREJUDICE on GOOD MORNING AMER VideoVIDEO: Keira Knightley Reflects on 15 Years of PRIDE & PREJUDICE on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2020

The ‚ÄúAtonement‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúPirates of the Caribbean‚ÄĚ actress takes on beauty pageants in the new dramedy, ‚ÄúMisbehaviour.‚ÄĚ

Broadway Rewind: Daniel Radcliffe Makes His Broadway Debut in EQUUS! VideoBroadway Rewind: Daniel Radcliffe Makes His Broadway Debut in EQUUS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 20, 2020

Daniel Radcliffe made his Broadway debut in the 2008 revival of Equus, costarring another Harry Potter veteran, Richard Griffiths. The revival, directed by Thea Sharrock, transferred from the West End, and attracted much attention for its nude scene, which was performed by a then 17 year-old Radcliffe. 

Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivi VideoVideo Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented! Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories: Caroline, Or Change; Come From Away; Company; Fun Home; The King And I; Six; and Tina - The Tina Turner Musical.

VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting R VideoVIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Patti LuPone accepting her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical! Check out the video below!

VIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, C VideoVIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, COMPANY and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at performances from inside the Olivier Awards - featuring the casts of Come From Away, Fun Home, The Kind and I, and more!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Deborah Cox & More in THE BODYGUARD!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., presents the North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris, direction by Thea Sharrock, choreography by Karen Bruce and music direction by Matthew Smedal, starring Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox (Jekyll & Hyde) as Rachel Marron with Judson Mills (Walker, Texas Ranger) as Frank Farmer, the bodyguard. 

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Show Choir Welcomes THE BODYGUARD's Deborah Cox to Paper Mill with Whitney Houston Medley
by Stage Tube - Nov 15, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse just announced the addition of two Friday matinee performances to its run of THE BODYGUARD: THE MUSICAL due to the show's popularity among ticket buyers. Below, watch Paper Mill's Broadway Show Choir welcome Deborah Cox and the company to Millburn, NJ, with a Whitney Houston medley!

STAGE TUBE: Deborah Cox Belts Out Whitney's Greatest Hits in Latest Preview for THE BODYGUARD
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2016

Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox is prepping to star as Rachel Marron in the upcoming tour of The Bodyguard the Musical.  Hear what Deborah has to say on taking on the iconic role and catch snippets of her singing pop classics like, 'I Will Always Love You', 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody', and 'I'm Every Woman' in the latest preview for the tour. 

Breaking News: THE BODYGUARD to Launch National Tour at Paper Mill Playhouse; Full 2016-17 Season Set!
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 19, 2016

Following its annual season guessing game, Paper Mill Playhouse announced today the lineup for its 2016-2017 season, featuring four musicals, one play and a highly anticipated US premiere. Season subscriptions are on sale now and are available by calling 973-315-3717 or by visiting the theater's website at www.PaperMill.org.

VIDEO: Benedict Cumberbatch Talks New Film, Recent Engagement on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 17, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch stopped by this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA on ABC to discuss his role in the new film 'Imitation Game' and how recently he popped the question to his fiance!


Thea Sharrock Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Thea Sharrock been nominated for?
Best Director (Olivier Awards) for After The Dance Best Revival (Olivier Awards) for The Misanthrope and Best Direction of a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Equus .

What awards has Thea Sharrock won?
Best Direction of a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Equus.