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Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman is an American actor and director. Hoffman began acting in television in 1991, and the following year started to appear in films. He gradually gained recognition for his supporting work in a series of notable films, including Scent of a Woman, Boogie Nights, The Big Lebowski, Happiness, Magnolia, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Almost Famous, 25th Hour, Punch Drunk Love, Cold Mountain, Mission: Impossible III and The Master. In 2005, Hoffman played the title role in the biographical film Capote, for which he won multiple acting awards including an Academy Award for Best Actor. He received another three Academy Award nominations for his supporting work in Charlie Wilson's War, Doubt and The Master. Other critically acclaimed films in recent years have included Owning Mahowny, Before the Devil Knows You're Dead, The Savages, Synecdoche, New York, Moneyball and The Ides of March. In 2010, Hoffman made his feature film directorial debut with Jack Goes Boating. Hoffman is also an accomplished theater actor and director. He joined the LAByrinth Theater Company in 1995, and has directed and performed in numerous stage productions. His performances in three Broadway plays led to three Tony Award nominations: two for Best Leading Actor in True West and Death of a Salesman; one for Best Featured Actor in Long Day's Journey into Night.

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  • The Phantom of the Opera - Producer

    19:30, Thu 12th March 2020 - Mon 16th March 2020 at Barbican Centre
    20:00, Thu 19th March 2020 - Mon 23rd March 2020 at Barbican Centre
    19:45, Thu 26th March 2020 - Mon 30th March 2020 at Barbican Centre

    The Phantom of the Opera is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Charles Hart with additions from Richard Stilgoe. Lloyd Webber and Stilgoe also wrote the musical's book together.…

  • Oresteia - Cassandra

    19:30, Thu 26th March 2020 - Sun 29th March 2020 at Haymarket Theatre

    The Oresteia is a trilogy of Greek tragedies written by Aeschylus which concerns the end of the curse on the House of Atreus. When originally performed it was accompanied by Proteus, a satyr play that…

  • Sunday in the Park with George - Publicity Designer

    16:30, Fri 1st May 2020 at London Palladium

    Sunday in the Park with George is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. The musical was inspired by the painting "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande…

  • The King and I - Lun Tha

    20:45, Sat 13th June 2020 - Wed 17th June 2020 at Random Venue 22
    20:45, Sat 20th June 2020 - Wed 24th June 2020 at Random Venue 22
    20:45, Sat 27th June 2020 - Wed 1st July 2020 at Random Venue 22

    The King and I is a musical, the fifth by the team of composer Richard Rodgers and dramatist Oscar Hammerstein II. It is based on the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon, which deriv…

  • The Comedy of Errors - Luciana

    12:45, Fri 26th June 2020 - Mon 29th June 2020 at Random Venue 50
    21:00, Fri 3rd July 2020 - Mon 6th July 2020 at Random Venue 50
    20:30, Fri 10th July 2020 - Mon 13th July 2020 at Random Venue 50

    The Comedy of Errors is one of William Shakespeare's earliest plays. It is his shortest and one of his most farcical comedies, with a major part of the humour coming from slapstick and mistaken identity…

  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - Publicity Designer

    20:15, Thu 16th July 2020 - Wed 22nd July 2020 at Savoy Theatre

    Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is a play by Tennessee Williams. One of Williams's best-known works and his personal favorite, the play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1955. Set in the "plantation home in…

  • The Phantom of the Opera - Monsieur Gilles André

    21:00, Sat 19th September 2020 - Wed 23rd September 2020 at Royal Opera House, London

    The Phantom of the Opera is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Charles Hart with additions from Richard Stilgoe. Lloyd Webber and Stilgoe also wrote the musical's book together.…

  • The Importance of Being Earnest - Young Mother

    20:30, Sun 18th October 2020 at Random Venue 86

    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…

  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - Reeds

    20:30, Thu 22nd October 2020 - Mon 26th October 2020 at Savoy Theatre
    19:15, Thu 29th October 2020 - Mon 2nd November 2020 at Savoy Theatre
    14:30, Thu 5th November 2020 - Mon 9th November 2020 at Savoy Theatre

    A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart.
    Inspired by the farces of the ancient Roman playwright…

  • Evita - Juan Perón

    19:30, Thu 26th November 2020 - Mon 30th November 2020 at Random Venue 89

    Evita is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. It concentrates on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Perón, the second wife of Argentine president Juan Perón. The…

  • The Rocky Horror Show - Lighting Designer

    20:00, Fri 15th January 2021 - Mon 18th January 2021 at Globe Theatre, London

    The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics and a book by Richard O'Brien. A humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1940s through early 1970s, the musical tell…

  • Titus Andronicus - Set Designer, Master Carpenter

    10:45, Thu 11th February 2021 - Wed 17th February 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    22:45, Thu 18th February 2021 - Wed 24th February 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester
    19:15, Thu 25th February 2021 - Wed 3rd March 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester

    Titus Andronicus is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, and possibly George Peele, believed to have been written between 1588 and 1593. It is thought to be Shakespeare's first tragedy, and is often seen…

  • Avenue Q - Sound Designer

    20:15, Thu 22nd April 2021 - Sun 25th April 2021 at Royal Exchange, Manchester

    Avenue Q is an American musical in two acts, conceived by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, who wrote the music and lyrics. The book was written by Jeff Whitty and the show was directed by Jason Moore. Avenue…

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