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|Alma mater||London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art|
|Home town||Hastings, East Sussex|
Henry Shields is an English playwright and actor. He is an longtime member of the Mischief Theatre company, and is best known for co-writing and starring in the plays The Play That Goes Wrong, Peter Pan Goes Wrong, and The Comedy About a Bank Robbery, along with Henry Lewis and Jonathan Sayer. He has been nominated for three Olivier Awards for Best New Comedy, winning in 2015 for The Play That Goes Wrong.
Awards and Nominations
|2014||WhatsOnStage Award||Best New Comedy||The Play That Goes Wrong||Won|
|2015||Laurence Olivier Award||Won|
|2016||Peter Pan Goes Wrong||Nominated|
|2017||The Comedy About a Bank Robbery||Nominated|
|Drama League Award||Best Play||The Play That Goes Wrong||Nominated|
- "Five Burning Questions with The Play That Goes Wrong Olivier Winner Henry Shields". BroadwayBox.com. Retrieved 2017-08-11.