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Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters.
He first drew critical praise for the play Eh?, for which he won a Theatre World Award and a Drama Desk Award. This was soon followed by his breakthrough 1967 film role as Benjamin Braddock, the title character in The Graduate. Since then Hoffman's career has largely been focused on cinema, with sporadic returns to television and the stage. His most notable films include Midnight Cowboy, Little Big Man, Straw Dogs, Papillon, Lenny, Marathon Man, All the President's Men, Kramer vs. Kramer, Tootsie, Rain Man, Hook and Wag the Dog.
Hoffman has been nominated for seven Academy Awards, winning two, thirteen Golden Globes, winning six and has won four BAFTAs, three Drama Desk Awards, a Genie Award, and an Emmy Award. Hoffman received the AFI Life Achievement Award in 1999, and the Kennedy Center Honors in 2012.
Hoffman had his directorial debut in 2012, with Quartet.


Dustin Hoffman is preparing for

  • Jersey Boys - Production Manager

    20:15, Sun 14th June 2020 at Royal Opera House, London

    Jersey Boys is a jukebox musical with music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe, and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. It is presented in a documentary-style format that dramatizes the formation,…

  • The Music Man - Director

    21:00, Tue 14th July 2020 - Mon 20th July 2020 at Haymarket Theatre

    The Music Man is a musical with book, music, and lyrics by Meredith Willson, based on a story by Willson and Franklin Lacey. The plot concerns con man Harold Hill, who poses as a boys' band organizer…

  • The Importance of Being Earnest - Baron Arnheim

    20:45, Sun 9th August 2020 at Liverpool Empire Theatre
    20:15, Mon 10th August 2020 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    20:30, Wed 12th August 2020 at Random Venue 34
    20:30, Thu 13th August 2020 at Chichester Festival Theatre
    20:45, Fri 14th August 2020 at Almeida Theatre
    20:15, Sat 15th August 2020 at Barbican Centre
    20:45, Sun 16th August 2020 at Globe Theatre, London

    The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is a play by Oscar Wilde. First performed on 14 February 1895 at St. James's Theatre in London, it is a farcical comedy in which the…

  • Peer Gynt - Aase

    21:00, Tue 8th September 2020 - Fri 11th September 2020 at Noël Coward Theatre
    21:00, Tue 15th September 2020 - Fri 18th September 2020 at Noël Coward Theatre
    20:45, Tue 22nd September 2020 - Fri 25th September 2020 at Noël Coward Theatre

    Peer Gynt is a five-act play in verse by the Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen, loosely based on the fairy tale Per Gynt. Written in the Dano-Norwegian language, it is the most widely performed Norwegian…

  • Billy Elliot the Musical - Mr. Braithwaite

    19:30, Wed 18th November 2020 at Haymarket Theatre

    Billy Elliot the Musical is a musical based on the 2000 film Billy Elliot. The music is by Elton John, and book and lyrics are by Lee Hall, who wrote the film's screenplay. The plot revolves around moth…

  • Camelot - Drums

    19:45, Thu 17th December 2020 - Sun 20th December 2020 at Liverpool Empire Theatre

    Camelot is a musical by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe. It is based on the King Arthur legend as adapted from the T. H. White tetralogy novel The Once and Future King.
    The original 1960 production,…

  • Company - Kathy

    19:15, Tue 5th January 2021 - Sun 10th January 2021 at Almeida Theatre

    Company is a musical comedy based on a book by George Furth with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The original production was nominated for a record-setting fourteen Tony Awards and won six.

  • The History Boys - Sound Designer

    13:45, Thu 14th January 2021 - Mon 18th January 2021 at Haymarket Theatre
    19:45, Thu 21st January 2021 - Mon 25th January 2021 at Haymarket Theatre
    19:30, Thu 28th January 2021 - Mon 1st February 2021 at Haymarket Theatre

    The History Boys is a play by British playwright Alan Bennett. The play premiered at the Royal National Theatre in London on 18 May 2004. Its Broadway debut was on 23 April 2006 at the Broadhurst Theatr…

  • Mary Stuart - Producer

    20:00, Thu 14th January 2021 at Savoy Theatre
    19:30, Sun 17th January 2021 at Barbican Centre
    19:15, Wed 20th January 2021 at Crucible Theatre

    Mary Stuart is a play by Friedrich Schiller that depicts the last days of Mary, Queen of Scots. The play consists of five acts, each divided into several scenes. The play had its première in Weimar,…

  • The Visit - Moby

    19:45, Wed 20th January 2021 - Mon 25th January 2021 at Barbican Centre

    The Visit is a 1956 tragicomic play by Swiss dramatist Friedrich Dürrenmatt.

  • Bye Bye Birdie - Oboe

    19:30, Wed 3rd February 2021 - Mon 8th February 2021 at Random Venue 88

    Bye Bye Birdie is a stage musical with a book by Michael Stewart, lyrics by Lee Adams, and music by Charles Strouse.
    Originally titled Let's Go Steady, the satire on American society is set in 1958.…

  • Chess - Technical Director

    22:00, Tue 6th April 2021 - Sat 10th April 2021 at Random Venue 60

    Chess is a musical with music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, formerly of ABBA, and with lyrics by Tim Rice. The story involves a romantic triangle between two top chess players, an American and…

  • Mamma Mia! - Technical Director

    15:15, Tue 29th June 2021 - Sat 3rd July 2021 at Random Venue 37

    Mamma Mia! is a stage musical written by British playwright Catherine Johnson, based on the songs of ABBA, composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, former members of the band. The title of the…

  • Starlight Express - Bobo the French Engine

    20:15, Thu 9th September 2021 - Mon 13th September 2021 at Random Venue 23

    Starlight Express is a rock musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe and Arlene Phillips, with revisions by Don Black, David Yazbek and Alistair Lloyd Webber & Nick Coler. The story follows a…

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