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John Wood

( b. Jan 01, 1930 Derbyshire, ENGLAND - d. Aug 06, 2011 ) Male
Wood, who was made a CBE in 2007 for services to drama, won the Tony for his role in a Broadway production of Tom Stoppard's Travesties.

He completed a stint at the Royal Shakespeare Company and prior to that at London's Old Vic, where he appeared alongside Richard Burton.

The performer received two other Tony nominations during his career, one for Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead in 1968 and another for Sherlock Holmes.

Wood was nominated for an Olivier Award in 1997 for the role of AE Housman in Stoppard's The Invention of Love.

Source: The BBC.

Productions Date of Productions
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: John Wood
    • Antonio Salieri - Replacement
Dec 17, 1980 - Oct 16, 1983
[Play, Mystery, Thriller, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: John Wood [Sidney Bruhl]
Feb 26, 1978 - Jun 13, 1982
[Play, Comedy, Farce, Revival]
  • Starring: John Wood [Tartuffe]
Sep 25, 1977 - Nov 20, 1977
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: John Wood [Henry Carr]
Oct 30, 1975 - Mar 13, 1976
Sherlock Holmes
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Starring: John Wood [Sherlock Holmes]
Nov 12, 1974 - Jan 04, 1976
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: John Wood [Guildenstern]
Oct 16, 1967 - Oct 19, 1968
1976 Tony Award® Best Actor in Play
winnerTravesties [winner]
Performer: John Wood
1976 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Actor in a Play
winnerTravesties [winner]
Performer: John Wood
1975 Tony Award® Best Actor in Play
 Sherlock Holmes [nominee]
Starring: John Wood
1968 Tony Award® Best Featured Actor in a Play
 Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead [nominee]
Starring: John Wood
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