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Paul Slade Smith is an actor and writer based in Brooklyn, New York with his wife, actress Erin Noel Grennan. Through July of 2019, Paul is appearing as Willy Wonka in the Australian premiere of the Broadway musical CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney.
Paul's credits include the original Broadway casts of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, FINDING NEVERLAND and the 2018 revival of MY FAIR LADY at Lincoln Center.
Paul's previous performing credits include the national tours of WICKED (Doctor Dillamond) and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, and productions at American Repertory Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, The Goodman, Steppenwolf, Geva Theatre Center and Theatre Under the Stars.
His play UNNECESSARY FARCE, winner of nine regional theatre awards, has had over 250 productions throughout the United States, and in Canada, Great Britain, Switzerland, Iceland, and Singapore.
His latest play, THE OUTSIDER, was produced in early 2018 by Paper Mill Playhouse. Both of Paul's plays are available from the publisher Playscripts, Inc.