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Toby Sedgwick

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2019]
Director of Movement & Horse Choreography
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Choreographer
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Movement Director
 
[West End, 2009]
Choreographer
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Movement Director
 
[West End, 2006]
Movement Director

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2019]
Director of Movement & Horse Choreography

[Broadway, 2011]
Choreographer

Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Movement Director

[West End, 2009]
Choreographer

Choreographer

[Broadway, 2008]
Movement Director

[West End, 2006]
Movement Director


Toby Sedgwick Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Special Award Gold Star
Toby Sedgwick, War Horse
 
Olivier Awards - 2008 - Best Theatre Choreographer Gold Star
Toby Sedgwick, War Horse

Toby Sedgwick News

Cast Announced For KING LEAR at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Cast Announced For KING LEAR at Shakespeare's Globe
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

Shakespeare's Globe has announced the cast and company for King Lear opening 10 June - 24 July.

BWW Interview: Toby Sedgwick Talks THE CHAIRS at the Almeida Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Toby Sedgwick Talks THE CHAIRS at the Almeida Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Feb 23, 2022

Toby joins Kathryn Hunter and Marcello Magni in Omar Elerian's free, and funny, adaptation of the classic example of the Theatre of the Absurd

BWW Review: THE CHAIRS, Almeida Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE CHAIRS, Almeida Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Feb 11, 2022

Kathryn Hunter shines in this updated version of a classic exemplar of the Theatre of the Absurd

THE FOREST Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE FOREST Leads February's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jan 29, 2022

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Florian Zeller’s latest to a starry Shakespeare and thrilling art duel, here are some of this month’s most eye-catching openings. Don’t forget to check back for BroadwayWorld’s reviews, interviews and features!

Almeida Theatre Announces New Season For Spring 2022 Photo Almeida Theatre Announces New Season For Spring 2022
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2021

The Almeida Theatre announces a new season for spring 2022! New dates for both ‚ÄúDaddy‚ÄĚ by Jeremy O. Harris and The House of Shades by Beth Steel have been announced, following the postponement of their initial runs at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

London International Mime Festival 2021 Adjusted For Covid Constraints Photo London International Mime Festival 2021 Adjusted For Covid Constraints
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

Adjusted for Covid constraints, next year's festival will concentrate on live and online workshops led by top industry professionals, a series of specially commissioned short films to be shown online, a collection of rarely shown physical comedy and slapstick movies at Barbican Cinema 1, plus Zoom talks by various distinguished mime festival participants from recent years.

BWW Interview: Artistic Director Kumiko Mendl Talks 25 Years of Yellow Earth Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Artistic Director Kumiko Mendl Talks 25 Years of Yellow Earth Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Mar 31, 2020

In 1995, Yellow Earth Theatre was formed by five British East Asian (BEA) actors: Kwong Loke, Kumiko Mendl, Veronica Needa, David KS Tse and Tom Wu - aiming to develop work that would give BEA actors more choice of roles, and to bring together Western drama school training with exploration of East Asian cultural heritage. Mendl became Artistic Director in 2011, and the company is now celebrating 25 years.

Broadway And London Theatre Veterans Stage PETER AND THE STARCATCHER At UC Davis Photo Broadway And London Theatre Veterans Stage PETER AND THE STARCATCHER At UC Davis
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 31, 2020

'Peter and the Starcatcher,' the award-winning stage prequel to 'Peter Pan,' will be presented by the UC Davis Department of Theatre and Dance Feb. 27 through March 7.

National Theatre Announces December 2019 ‚Ä" June 2020 Lineup; ROMEO & JULIET, SEA SI Photo National Theatre Announces December 2019 ‚Ä" June 2020 Lineup; ROMEO & JULIET, SEA SICK, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2019

The National Theatre has announced its upcoming lineup for December 2019 - June 2020.

National Theatre Announces New Productions, Including Emma Rice and Tony Kushner Adap Photo National Theatre Announces New Productions, Including Emma Rice and Tony Kushner Adaptations
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2019

The National Theatre has announced its productions on-sale for October 2019 a?' March 2020

Toby Sedgwick Videos

BWW TV: Jim Broadbent-Led A CHRISTMAS CAROL Enters Final Week of Performances
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 26, 2016

Last chance to see Academy Award-winner Jim Broadbent's triumphant return to the stage in A Christmas Carol at the Noel Coward Theatre. Must end its limited run on Saturday 30 January.

STAGE TUBE: New Highlights - West End's THE 39 STEPS
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2012

The 39 Steps, now celebrating its sixth year in the West End, has grossed over twenty million pounds since it opened at the Criterion Theatre in 2006. It is now the longest running consecutive show in the theatre's 137 year history. Check out new video highlights fom the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside WAR HORSE's Handspring Puppet Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2011

WAR HORSE is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford, with Handspring Puppet Company, and directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, with scenic design by Rae Smith, puppet design, fabrication and direction by Adrian Kohler with Basil Jones for Handspring Puppet Company, lighting by Paule Constable, direction of movement and horse movement by Toby Sedgwick, animation & projection design by 59 Productions, music by Adrian Sutton, songs by John Tams, sound design by Christopher Shutt, and musical direction by Greg Pliska. In the video below, go inside the making on the WAR HORSE Puppets at the Handspring Puppet Company.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Goes Inside Opening Night of WAR HORSE
by Broadway Beat - Apr 15, 2011

The National Theatre of Great Britain's production of WAR HORSE, presented by Lincoln Center Theater and the National Theatre of Great Britain in association with Bob Boyett opened last night at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th Street) and we were there! WAR HORSE is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford, with Handspring Puppet Company, and directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris. Broadway Beat was on hand for the opening celebration and brings you the company interviews below!

BWW TV: WAR HORSE Opens at LCT Tonight!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 14, 2011

War Horse is a thrilling and spectacular production based on the celebrated novel by Michael Morpurgo. The First World War is the backdrop for this tale of bravery, loyalty, and the extraordinary bond between a young recruit and his horse. Actors, working with astonishing life-sized puppets by the internationally renowned Handspring Puppet Company, take audiences on an unforgettable journey through history. War Horse at The Vivian Beaumont Theatre at Lincoln Center opens tonight, April 14th. Click below for a performance preview and photos of this epic production!

STAGE TUBE: WAR HORSE Creators on Puppet Construction
by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2011

The National Theatre of Great Britain's production of WAR HORSE, presented by Lincoln Center Theater and the National Theatre of Great Britain in association with Bob Boyett, is now in previews at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th Street). WAR HORSE is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford, with Handspring Puppet Company, and directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris. Opening night is Thursday, April 14 at 7:00 pm. In the following video, Handspring WAR HORSE creators discuss the construction of their famous horse puppet on stage at this year's TED conference.

BWW TV: Check Out WAR HORSE on Stage in London!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2011

The National Theatre of Great Britain's production of WAR HORSE, presented by Lincoln Center Theater and the National Theatre of Great Britain in association with Bob Boyett, is now in previews at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th Street). WAR HORSE is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford, with Handspring Puppet Company, and directed by Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris. Opening night is Thursday, April 14 at 7:00 pm. Previews began March 15.

STAGE TUBE: THE 39 STEPS Brings Time Warner Cable's On the Beat Backstage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 2, 2010

Time Warner Cable's 'On The Beat' takes an inside look backstage at THE 39 STEPS.

STAGE TUBE: WAR HORSE 'Rides' In The West End
by Eddie Varley - Jul 14, 2009

At the outbreak of World War One, Joey, young Albert's beloved horse, is sold to the cavalry and shipped to France. He's soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on an extraordinary odyssey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man's land. But Albert cannot forget Joey and, still not old enough to enlist, he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.

BWW WEST END: WAR HORSE Opens in the West End
by Eddie Varley - Apr 6, 2009

WAR HORSE, the hugely acclaimed, award-winning production based on Michael Morpurgo's novel, adapted by Nick Stafford, opened at the New London Theatre on Friday April 3rd, due to overwhelming demand. The West End run followed the production's second sell-out season at the National Theatre which finished on 18 March.


Toby Sedgwick Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Toby Sedgwick been nominated for?
Special Award (Drama Desk Awards) for War Horse and Best Theatre Choreographer (Olivier Awards) for War Horse .

What awards has Toby Sedgwick won?
Special Award (Drama Desk Awards) for War Horseand Best Theatre Choreographer (Olivier Awards) for War Horse.