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Paul Slade Smith is a 2019 Helpmann Award nominee (Best Actor in a Musical) for his performance as Willy Wonka in the Australian premiere of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - currently playing at Her Majesty's Theatre in Melbourne, Victoria.
An actor and playwright, Paul and his wife, actress Erin Noel Grennan, are based in Brooklyn, New York.
Paul's acting 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; US 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 in Houston, Texas.
His play UNNECESSARY FARCE, winner of nine regional theatre awards, has had over 275 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.