Paul Slade Smith

Paul Slade Smith is a writer and actor based in Brooklyn, New York. His play Unnecessary Farce, winner of nine regional theatre awards, has had over 250 productions throughout the United States and in Canada, Great Britain, Australia, Switzerland, Iceland, and Singapore. As an actor, Paul has appeared in the original Broadway casts of Finding Neverland, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and the Lincoln Center revival of My Fair Lady. He has also been seen in the national tours of Wicked and The Phantom of the Opera, and at regional theatres including The Goodman, Steppenwolf, American Repertory Theatre and Chicago Shakespeare Theatre.

Plays by Paul Slade Smith

  • The Outsider
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      Awards

      BroadwayWorld Milwaukee Award, Best Play (2015)

  • Unnecessary Farce
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      Awards

      Thespie Award Winner for "Best New Show" in Lansing, Michigan (2007)

      Winner of the Denver Post Readers' Choice Award for Best Comedy

      Winner of the Texas "Locals Love Us" Award for Best Comedy