A Very Expensive Poison

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.

Workshops -Teaching

Peter will be teaching a series of classes at MXMasterclass beginning in January.

Riviera

Peter appeared in Riviera, Sky Atlantic’s flagship drama starring Julia Stiles. He played Pericles Apostolou. Riviera is a thrilling drama series set in the glamorous Côte d’Azur on the southeastern coast of France. An extremely powerful and wealthy banker, Constantine Clios, and his wife, Georgina, lead an extremely luxurious lifestyle. However, all of this changes…

Man Of La Mancha

Peter played Sancho Panza alongside Kelsey Grammer, who played Don Quixote in The English National Opera’s production of Man Of La Mancha.

Pinter at the Pinter

Peter performed in Night School and Moonlight for Jamie Lloyd’s company in the Pinter at The Pinter season. The plays ran until December 8th 2018. In rehearsal with Robert Glenister. He worked alongside Robert Glennister, Bríd Brennan, Janie Dee, Al Weaver, Dwane Walcott, Isis Hainsworth, Jessica Barden and Abbie Finn. In Night School with Robert…

Music Compositions

All the music on this page is written by Peter Polycarpou. Here’s some more new music that Peter has been working on. It’s called Fearless Life and it’s currently in two parts. Here is Part 1. And here’s Part 2. Below is a piece called Freefall. It’s for a string ensemble and it’s in two…

Olivier Awards

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…

Clarence Derwent Award

Peter was presented with the Clarence Derwent award in 2018, for his portrayal of Ahmed Qurie in Oslo. He was also nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, again for Ahmed Qurie. He has had four nominations this year alone for his work both in Olso and Working. Oslo Company:…

Oslo

Peter has just finished a run of  the NT production of ‘Oslo’ at The Harold Pinter Theatre in London.  He was recently nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actor In A Play.  He was also awarded the Clarence Derwent prize for his  portrayal of Ahmed Qurie.

Working

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

Mrs Henderson Presents recently finished its run at The Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto.