SIMON YADOO recently played his third consecutive season for the RSC in SALOME and CORIOLANUS after being very well received in HENRY V and playing in RICHARD 11 (in New York). In 2014 Simon was in HENRY IV Part 1 and Part 2 and an exhilarating double; 'Henry IV' and 'Falstaff' in THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V on UK tour as part of the RSC's First Encounters season.
Simon's extensive theatre also includes: DAMNED BY DESPAIR (National Theatre) MELMOTH THE WANDERER (Big Telly) SHORT AND STARK: JOEL HORWOOD (Southwark Playhouse) SCOOP (Lyric Hammersmith) HAPPINESS (Edinburgh Playhouse Studio) MY FAMILY AND OTHER ANIMALS (York Theatre Royal) 2401 OBJECTS (Lowry Manchester + tour) and a number of Shakespearean and classic roles at venues from Riverside Studios to Elsinore Castle in Denmark.
Screen includes: MUPPETS MOST WANTED (Disney), THE CONSTANT GARDENER and VANITY FAIR and Simon was nominated for a Van D'Or Comedy Award at Cannes for his lead performance in short film FEET. He has worked on stage and TV with comedian Adam Riches and is currently co-writing his own sit-com project. He's also on view in the award-winning web series WIMPOLE STREET.
Simon is currently playing in a delightful adaptation of classic children's book OI FROG AND FRIENDS! on UK No 1 tour after a successful West End run at the Lyric Theatre in Shaftesbury Avenue.
|Cheetah in OI FROG AND FRIENDS! (2020 Olivier Award Nominee)
Emma Earle/Lyric Theatre, West End
|Chief Aedile/Volscian/3rd Server in CORIOLANUS
Angus Jackson/RSC (2017 Stratford/Barbican)
|Jew in SALOME
Owen Horsley/RSC (2017 Stratford/Barbican)
|Woodcutter, Huntsman, Bashful, Traveller, Weird Boy, Rumpelstiltskin, Death in SNOW WHITE AND OTHER TALES FROM GRIMM
Gari Jones/Creation Theatre
|Bottom in A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM
Zoe Seaton/Creation Theatre (Oxford)
|Williams/Jamy in HENRY V
Gregory Doran/RSC (2015/2016 season)
|Ross in RICHARD 11
Gregory Doran/RSC (2015/16 season)
|Panthino in THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
Simon Godwin/RSC (2014/15 season)
|Chamberlain in HENRY IV PART 1
Gregory Doran/RSC (2014/15)
|Russian Gulag Captain in MUPPETS MOST WANTED
|Governor of Naples in DAMNED BY DESPAIR
Bijan Sheibani/National Theatre
|Buckingham in RICHARD III
Ben Kidd/Riverside Studios
|Patient HM/Father in 2401 OBJECTS
Liam Jarvis/Analogue Lowry Manchester/UK tour