Henry GOODMAN

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1950-04-23
Education CFS GS, RADA (J Barton Prize, Poel Prize, Shereck Award)
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Style Henry Goodman, Esq
Career teacher, director and actor; teacher and ldr various workshops incl: Guildhall Drama Sch, BADA, RNT, RNT Studio; artistic dir: Roundabout Theatre Co 1975, Peoples Space Theatre 1981; lectr in Drama and Movement Rhode Univ South Africa 1974-75; judge BBC Radio int playwriting competition 2014; patron Eastside Educn Tst; Theatre RNT: Roy Cohn in Angels in America, Mickey in After the Fall, Dr Baugh in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Steve/Les in Decadence, Beatrice and Benedick, Nathan Detroit in Guys and Dolls, Gellburg in Broken Glass (also West End); RSC: Rocky Gravo in They Shoot Horses Don't They, Kitely in Every Man in his Humour, Lefer in Henry V, Prince de Condé in The Devils, Stalin/Azhog in Redstar, Dromio of Ephesus in Comedy of Errors (Best Newcomer Olivier Awards 1983), Voltore in Volpone, Harry in The Time of Life, Stravinsky in Astonish Me, Jacques in Jacques and His Masters, Arch of Canterbury and Norfolk in Henry VIII, Klyestakov in Government Inspector, Shylock in The Merchant of Venice (Best Actor Critics Circle Awards 1999, Best Actor Olivier Awards 2000), Tartuffe in Tartuffe, Lopakhin in Cherry Orchard, Groucho Marx in Groucho, Capt Hook in Peter Pan, Richard III, Volpone 2015; West End: Buddy Fidler in City of Angels, Hal in Kvetch; Tricycle Theatre: Agent in Lady Sings the Blues, Simon in A Free Country, Goldberg in Birthday Party; other credits incl: Charles Guiteau in Assassins (Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical, Donmar Warehouse), Freud in Hysteria (Royal Court and Duke of Yorks, Olivier Best Actor Award nomination 1995), Billy Flynn in Chicago (Adelphi), Mark in Art (Wyndhams Theatre), Serge in Art (Royale Theatre NY), Eddie in Feelgood, Max Bialystock in The Producers (St James Theatre NY), Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof (Crucible Sheffield); dir of various plays incl: The Promise (Arbizov), Metamorphosis, Agamemnon (Best Dir Award), Decadence, Bye Bye Blues, Neighbours, Epsom Wells, Berlin Kabarett, Metropolis Kabarett, Tartuffe (Broadway), Fiddler on the Roof, The Line, Duet for One, Yes Prime Minister, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (Chichester Festival Theatre) 2012 and (Duchess Theatre West End) 2014 (nominated Best Actor Olivier Awards 2014, TMA Best Actor Award, Theatregoer Awards); Television incl: Lovejoy, Rides, Spinoza, Maigret, The Gravy Train II, Zorro, El CID, Gentlemen and Players, London's Burning, This is David Lander, Bust, After the War, 99 to 1, Sherlock Holmes, The Chain, Pompei in Measure for Measure (BBC), David Siltz in Dennis Potter's Cold Lazarus (BBC/Channel 4), Xmas (TV film, Channel 4), Unfinished Business (BBC) 1997-98, Foyle's War, Murder Investigation Team, Murder in Suburbia, Lehman Brothers Something for Nothing (BBC), New Tricks (BBC) 2013, Nixon's The One (Sky Arts) 2013, Midsomer Murders (ITV) 2014, Penny Dreadful (Sky Atlantic) 2014, Alan Turing (Channel 4) 2014; Radio Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, The Prisoner in Prisoner of Papa Stour, André Gregory in Dinner with André, David Selznik in Diaries of David Selznik, Jackson in The Nuremberg Trials, title role in Beaumarchais, defence lawyer in No2 Goering, Woody Allen in Retribution, Lavoisier in Breath of Fresh Air, Teddy in Talking Towers, Adam in East of Eden, Berlioz in Fantastic Symphony, Alan Jay Lerner Diaries, Monsieur Ibrahim (writer and performer, winner Sony Award), Les Miserables, Thinking of Leaving your Husband, Goldfinger; narrator The Autograph Man (audiobook), reader Mitterand (Book of the Week BBC Radio 4); Film Secret Weapon, Queen of Hearts, Son of the Pink Panther, Mary Reilly, The Saint, Private Parts, Broken Glass, Notting Hill, The Life and Death of Peter Sellers, Out on a Limb, Colour Me Kubrick, Taking Woodstock, The Damned United, The Surprise 2014, Woman In Gold 2014, Avengers 2014, Adam Jones 2014; Recordings Enoch Arden by Richard Strauss 2014, Liszt Odyssey of Love (with Lucy Parham) 2014; live concerts in role of Liszt, Chopin, Schumann and Debussy with Lucy Parham
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