Eve Polycarpou

Eve Polycarpou

Abuela

Recent Theatre includes: Nehrjas in Palace of the End (Royal Exchange Manchester – M.E.N Best Actress nomination), Abuela Claudia in In The Heights (Southwark Playhouse and King’s Cross -What’s On Stage Offie nomination), Yiayia Agape in Sunset at the Villa Thalia (National Theatre), Mother Courage – title role for the Library Theatre (Lowry Manchester), Jacques Brel is Alive and Well (Charing Cross Theatre) Agave in The Bacchae (Royal Exchange Manchester), Singer in Hecuba (Donmar Warehouse).

TV & Film includes: Inspector Morse, Jonathan Creek, The Brief and Red Eagle

Eve won the Time Out Best Newcomers Award in Music Comedy as part of the duo ‘Donna & Kebab’ at the Edinburgh Festival, and is currently recording a solo album.

Eve is thrilled to be back as Abuela Yiayia with Strictly Ballroom The Musical.

It’s been an exciting journey so far from Leeds to Toronto now London!