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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.

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Dustin Hoffman is preparing for

  • Twelfth Night, or What You Will - Producer

    20:45, Fri 21st August 2020 - Tue 25th August 2020 at Haymarket Theatre

    Twelfth Night; or, What You Will is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night's entertainment for the close of the Christmas season. The play expan…

  • Mary Stuart - Lord Burleigh

    15:30, Fri 4th September 2020 - Mon 7th September 2020 at Random Venue 23

    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 Producers - Keys

    10:45, Sat 26th December 2020 at Random Venue 59
    19:15, Tue 29th December 2020 at London Palladium
    19:15, Wed 30th December 2020 at London Palladium

    The Producers is a musical adapted by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan from Brooks' 1968 film of the same name, with lyrics written by Brooks and music composed by Brooks and arranged by Glen Kelly and Doug…

  • Mother Courage and Her Children - Publicity Designer

    19:30, Thu 31st December 2020 - Tue 5th January 2021 at Crucible Theatre

    Mother Courage and Her Children is a play written in 1939 by the German dramatist and poet Bertolt Brecht with significant contributions from Margarete Steffin. After four very important theatrical prod…

  • The Bacchae - Technical Director

    19:15, Thu 14th January 2021 - Tue 19th January 2021 at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

    The Bacchae is an ancient Greek tragedy by the Athenian playwright Euripides, during his final years in Macedonia, at the court of Archelaus I of Macedon. It premièred posthumously at the Theatre of…

  • The Producers - Leo Bloom

    17:45, Wed 20th January 2021 - Tue 26th January 2021 at Chichester Festival Theatre

    The Producers is a musical adapted by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan from Brooks' 1968 film of the same name, with lyrics written by Brooks and music composed by Brooks and arranged by Glen Kelly and Doug…

  • Our Town - Lighting Designer

    19:30, Sun 7th March 2021 at Crucible Theatre
    19:30, Mon 8th March 2021 at Savoy Theatre
    20:00, Tue 9th March 2021 at Savoy Theatre
    21:30, Fri 12th March 2021 at Royal Opera House, London
    20:00, Sun 14th March 2021 at Random Venue 20
    19:45, Mon 15th March 2021 at Random Venue 86

    Our Town is a 1938 three-act play by American playwright Thornton Wilder. Set in the fictional American small town of Grover's Corners, it tells the story of an average town's citizens in the early twen…

  • South Pacific - Producer

    20:15, Wed 19th May 2021 - Sun 23rd May 2021 at London Palladium
    21:00, Wed 26th May 2021 - Sun 30th May 2021 at London Palladium
    20:45, Wed 2nd June 2021 - Sun 6th June 2021 at London Palladium

    South Pacific is a musical composed by Richard Rodgers, with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan. The work premiered in 1949 on Broadway and was an immediate success,…

  • The Government Inspector - Publicity Designer

    20:30, Wed 16th June 2021 - Mon 21st June 2021 at Savoy Theatre

    The Government Inspector, also known as The Inspector General, is a satirical play by the Ukrainian-born Russian dramatist and novelist Nikolai Gogol. Originally published in 1836, the play was revised…

  • Doctor Faustus - Mephistopheles

    16:45, Thu 17th June 2021 at Random Venue 21

    The Tragical History of the Life and Death of Doctor Faustus, commonly referred to simply as Doctor Faustus, is a play by Christopher Marlowe, based on the Faust story, in which a man sells his soul…

  • South Pacific - Commander William Harbison

    21:30, Fri 23rd July 2021 - Mon 26th July 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    21:00, Fri 30th July 2021 - Mon 2nd August 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    20:30, Fri 6th August 2021 - Mon 9th August 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester

    South Pacific is a musical composed by Richard Rodgers, with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan. The work premiered in 1949 on Broadway and was an immediate success,…

  • Chess - Harspichord

    20:15, Fri 27th August 2021 - Tue 31st August 2021 at Gielgud Theatre
    20:45, Fri 3rd September 2021 - Tue 7th September 2021 at Gielgud Theatre
    20:30, Fri 10th September 2021 - Tue 14th September 2021 at Gielgud Theatre

    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…

  • My Fair Lady - Horn

    19:15, Wed 6th October 2021 - Mon 11th October 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    20:30, Wed 13th October 2021 - Mon 18th October 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    20:45, Wed 20th October 2021 - Mon 25th October 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester

    My Fair Lady is a musical based upon George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion and with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. The story concerns Eliza Doolittle, a Cockney flower girl…

  • Uncle Vanya - Technical Director

    20:15, Fri 29th October 2021 - Tue 2nd November 2021 at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

    Uncle Vanya is a play by the Russian playwright Anton Chekhov. It was first published in 1897 and received its Moscow première in 1899 in a production by the Moscow Art Theatre, under the direction of…

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