Noma Dumezweni

Noma Dumezweni most recently played the title role in Linda at the Royal Court.

Her other theatre credits include Feast and Belong also for the Royal Court, A Human Being Died That Night at the Hampstead Theatre, The Fugard and The Market theatres in South Africa and Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY, Carmen Disruption for the Almeida Theatre, ‘Tis Pity She’s A Whore for Shakespeare’s Globe, Henry V at the Noël Coward Theatre, President of an Empty Room and The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other for the National Theatre, Macbeth, Breakfast With Mugabe, The Winter’s Tale and Romeo and Juliet for the Royal Shakespeare Company, A Raisin In The Sun for the Young Vic at the Lyric Hammersmith, for which she was the recipient of the Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role and The Bogus Woman for The Red Room, Traverse and Bush Theatres.

Her film credits include The Incident, Dirty Pretty Things and Macbeth.

Her television credits include Casualty, Capital, Frankie, Dr Who, Summerhill, EastEnders and Fallout.

She made her directing debut at the Royal Court Theatre in February with I See You by Mongiwekhaya.

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