Pictures from the career of Peter Polycarpou. Vol. 1
Peter Polycarpou as Alfred P. Doolittle in Lerner and Loewe’s classic musical, My Fair Lady at The Gran Teatro Del Liceu and The Grange Festival
Songs written during the golden age of songwriting from 1920’s and the music of Charlie Chaplin combine to make a charming evening of hidden classics. These songwriters were at the beginning of their careers and they went on to become some of the most famous songwriters of their generation.
This episode was recorded in January 2020 – before Covid-19 changed everything. Andrew shares an explanation about where The Show People Podcast has been for most of 2020 and celebrates the podcast’s fourth anniversary.
It’s an explosive, inventive play about the radioactive murder of ex-FSB officer Alexander Litvinenko in London in 2006. It follows his and his wife Marina’s journey from Moscow to London, via a police investigation and the plot by his assassins, all the way to the A&E department of a North London hospital as doctors try to solve their mystery patient’s illness.
Peter played Sancho Panza alongside Kelsey Grammer, who played Don Quixote in The English National Opera’s production of Man Of La Mancha.
Peter attended the Olivier Awards after receiving a nomination in the best supporting actor in a play category, for his portrayal of Ahmed Qurie in Oslo. The award went to Bertie Carvel for his performance in Ink by James Graham. Peter was the recipient of this years Clarence Derwent Award at a ceremony in London’t West…
Working finished its run at The Southwark Playhouse on 8th July. It received three Off West End nominations and was a critical and popular success. The London cast recorded an album of the show and it’s available here.
Mrs Henderson Presents recently finished its run at The Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto.
Peter will be teaching a series of classes at MXMasterclass beginning in January.
Recent play at the Arcola
City Of Angels finished its run at The Donmar Warehouse on February 7th 2015. It picked up two Olivier Awards.