Eve Polycarpou

Eve Polycarpou


Recent Theatre: Yiayia in world premiere of Sunset at Villa, Thalia (National Theatre), Abeula Claudia in UK premiere of In The Heights (Southwark Playhouse and King’s Cross Theatre), Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (Charing Cross Theatre), Mother Courage in Mother Courage and her Children (Library Theatre Company, Lowry Theatre) and Nehrjas in Palace of the End (Royal Exchange, Manchester) for which she received a M.E.N. Best Actress Award nomination (the production also won the Amnesty International Award for Freedom of Expression).

Other Theatre: Agave in The Bacchae (Royal Exchange, Manchester), Jenny Diver (opposite Tim Curry) in The Threepenny Opera, Helen Schwarz in Tales from Hollywood, Scotty in Jean Seberg, Edie in American Clock, (all for the National Theatre), Lisa’s Sex Strike (Northern Broadsides), Hecuba (Donmar Warehouse), and Hallelujah Lil in Happy End (Bubble Theatre).
Television: Whistleblower, The Bill, Jonathan Creek, The Brief, Inspector Morse, Kiss Me Kate, Birds of a Feather, Forever Green, The Fourth Arm and Squadron.
Film: Red Eagle and Holcroft Covenant.

Radio: Aysha’s Tale, Beautiful, The Nets, (writer and performer) Maro and Eleni and Stetsina.

Concert Work: (Time Out award winning) Donna & Kebab Live at the Hackney Empire (with Martha D Lewis), Martha and Eve at Pizza Express Jazz Club, Pizza on the Park, Bloomsbury Theatre, The Jazz Café, Ronnie Scott’s, Purcell Rooms, Komedia, Brighton, Edinburgh Assembly Rooms and Gilded Balloon and tours to France, Germany, Cyprus, Syria and Switzerland.
Eve…In the Beginning, Eve ‘n’ Steve, Eve Polycarpou… for the Record…(with Stephen D. Fletcher) at Komedia, Brighton, Hackney Empire Studio and Chichester Festivities.

Recordings: Martha and Eve are Donna & Kbb, Stay, Martha and Eve Absolutely Live, Donna & Kebab Live at the Hackney Empire. Currently recording CD For the Record.