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Tom Murphy

 
Date of Death: October 06, 2007

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory West End Transfer, 2016
Performer (Swing)
  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2015
Performer (Swing)
  [Broadway]
1998
Ray Dooley

Photos

Tom Murphy and Abby Pierce Photo

Tom Murphy and Abby Pierce

From: 
Date:
09/14/2015

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory West End Transfer, 2016
Performer (Swing)

  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2015
Performer (Swing)

  [Broadway]
1998
Ray Dooley


Tom Murphy Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1998 - Best Featured Actor - Play
Tom MurphyThe Beauty Queen of Leenane
 
Tony Awards - 1998 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Tom Murphy, The Beauty Queen of Leenane

Tom Murphy News

Autumn Productions Announced At The Abbey Theatre Photo Autumn Productions Announced At The Abbey Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

Ireland owes a great debt to Edna O'Brien and Tom Murphy.  These two exceptional Irish writers have led the way in bringing the untold, unexamined stories of Ireland to the world, with a vital influence on the generation that followed. Two extraordinary new productions of their work will be seen at the Abbey Theatre this Autumn, as part of Dublin Theatre Festival.

Photo: First Look at Marie Mullen as Mrs. Paroo in THE MUSIC MAN Photo Photo: First Look at Marie Mullen as Mrs. Paroo in THE MUSIC MAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2022

The hugely anticipated Broadway revival of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man has just released the first production image of Tony Award winner Marie Mullen in character as Mrs. Paroo, featuring costume design by four-time Tony Award winner Santo Loquasto and Hair, Wig, and Makeup Design by Luc Verschueren for Campbell Young and Associates.

Meet the Cast of THE MUSIC MAN; Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of THE MUSIC MAN; Beginning Previews on Broadway Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Music Man officially begins previews tonight on Broadway! Meet the cast bringing the iconic musical back to the stage!

Blood In The Alley Presents Samuel Beckett's KRAPP'S LAST TAPE at The Everyman Photo Blood In The Alley Presents Samuel Beckett's KRAPP'S LAST TAPE at The Everyman
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Blood in the Alley will present Samuel Beckett's iconic play Krapp's Last Tape. Beckett's play is the first Irish written one man production. It is Krapp's sixty ninth birthday and having celebrated at the local wine house he listens to a tape recording of his 39-year-old self.

The Emelin Announces Rise & Shine Virtual Celebration Photo The Emelin Announces Rise & Shine Virtual Celebration
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

The one hour virtual event will be hosted by legendary WFUV and SiriusXM radio DJ Dennis Elsas, and features exclusive performances by a diverse roster of world-class artists who have previously graced the Emelin stage including David Broza, Amy Helm, Flor de Toloache, Ballet Hispánico, Jake Shimabukuro and David Bromberg. 

Corrib Theatre Presents PRETTY PROUD BOY Photo Corrib Theatre Presents PRETTY PROUD BOY
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

A mother and her son at a crossroads—what do we do when those closest to us become violent strangers? Pretty Proud Boy explores the pressing and timely issues of the far right, the threat of COVID-19, the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement, and how these global events have affected Irish Travellers, an indigenous ethnic minority in Ireland.

Photo Flash: First Look at Druid's THE CHERRY ORCHARD Available Free to Stream on Dem Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Druid's THE CHERRY ORCHARD Available Free to Stream on Demand
by Brendan Daly - Mar 18, 2021

Druid has announced that audiences around the world can access a free stream of its 2020 production of The Cherry Orchard. The production forms part of Culture Ireland's SEODA festival showcasing Irish arts, which takes place online during this year's St Patrick's Day celebrations.

Druid's THE CHERRY ORCHARD Available Free to Stream on Demand Photo Druid's THE CHERRY ORCHARD Available Free to Stream on Demand
by Brendan Daly - Mar 7, 2021

The Cherry Orchard will premiere online at Friday 19 March at 8pm GMT and will be available to stream for 36 hours.

Gibson Reveals New 2021 Line-up And Virtual NAMM Experience Photo Gibson Reveals New 2021 Line-up And Virtual NAMM Experience
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2021

For the past 127 years, Gibson has been synonymous with creating and shaping sound. With instruments that inspire Gibson’s legendary artists and nurture new players across every generation and genre of music, Gibson has emerged as the legitimate industry leader by offering award-winning, relevant guitars and new ways for artists to connect and grow. Gibson is played by the best and brightest artists, across generations and genres and has emerged as the most relevant, most played, and most loved guitar brand around the world. 

Druid Will Return to Live Theatre With DRUIDGREGORY Photo Druid Will Return to Live Theatre With DRUIDGREGORY
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2020

Druid returns to live theatre in the magic fields, woods and gardens of Coole Park in a tribute to, and an animation of, the life and works of Galwaya??s Augusta Lady Gregory.

Tom Murphy Videos

BWW Review: GYPSY at Desert Foothills Theater
by Jeanmarie Simpson - Apr 3, 2017

This rags-to-riches story of ugly-duckling, Louise, the tomboy who rose to national fame as Gypsy Rose Lee (the entertainment queen who put class into Burlesque) is an all American classic; and Mama Rose, the pushy backstage mother who lived through her daughters, but paid a high price, is one of the most iconic characters in Broadway history.

STAGE TUBE: WAR HORSE Makes Appearance at Kennedy Center Season Announcement
by Stage Tube - Mar 6, 2012

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced its 2012-2013 theater season. Reaching hundreds of thousands of audience members annually, the theater season features a new Kennedy Center produced production of Ferenc Molnár's The Guardsman; touring productions of The Book of Mormon, War Horse, Anything Goes, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Jekyll & Hyde, and Million Dollar Quartet; and five top-notch Theater Productions from Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden as part of Nordic Cool 2013. Check out a surprise appearance from War Horse below!


Tom Murphy Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tom Murphy been in?
Tom Murphy has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

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

What was Tom Murphy's first West End show?
Tom Murphy's first West End show was Gypsy which opened in 2015

What awards has Tom Murphy been nominated for?
Best Featured Actor - Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Beauty Queen of Leenane and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Beauty Queen of Leenane .

What awards has Tom Murphy won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Beauty Queen of Leenane.