Paul Minifie

Wolsey/Countryman/John Reynolds

Appearances in Auckland Theatre Company productions include DEATH OF A SALESMAN, WIND IN THE WILLOWS, A HERBAL BED and WIT. Paul also directed FORESKIN’S LAMENT.


In a career spanning 45 years, Paul has been an actor, director and arts manager throughout New Zealand. He was Director, Centrepoint Theatre and Associate Director at Theatre Corporate and Mercury Theatre. He recently retired, following 20 years as Director, Maidment Theatre, University of Auckland.


Memorable productions include directing METAMORPHOSIS, PETER PAN, BENT, SHADOWLANDS, GYPSY, KENNEDY’S CHILDREN, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and SWEENEY TODD. His favourite performances were in seasons of GALILEO by Howard Brenton, MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL, THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, THREE SISTERS and MY FAIR LADY. He played a leading role in MRS PIGGLE WIGGLE, an American television series for children and is in demand as a voice over artist.


ANNE BOLEYN marks Paul’s first stage appearance for ten years