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Sydney Theatre Company Launches 2023 Season with 16 Productions Championing Australia Photo Sydney Theatre Company Launches 2023 Season with 16 Productions Championing Australian Playwriting
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 8, 2022

For the first time since the pandemic began, Sydney Theatre Company Artistic Director Kip Williams has announced a full season of 16 productions for 2023 which he says will 'see the Company operating at full steam and offer an amazing breadth of theatrical experiences'.

STC Launches 2023 Season With 16 Productions That Champion Australian Playwriting Photo STC Launches 2023 Season With 16 Productions That Champion Australian Playwriting
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

For the first time since the pandemic began, Sydney Theatre Company Artistic Director Kip Williams has announced a full season of 16 productions for 2023 which he says will 'see the Company operating at full steam and offer an amazing breadth of theatrical experiences'.

Cate Blanchett to Receive Film at Lincoln Center Chaplin Award Photo Cate Blanchett to Receive Film at Lincoln Center Chaplin Award
by Michael Major - Feb 18, 2022

The Chaplin Award Gala is the most important fundraising event of the year for Film at Lincoln Center, with all proceeds benefiting the organization in its mission to support the art and craft of cinema. Cate Blanchett is an internationally acclaimed actor, producer, artistic director, humanitarian and dedicated member of the arts community.

Cate Blanchett Jokes That 'Human Condoms' Could Be Used as a Safety Measure in Theatr Photo Cate Blanchett Jokes That 'Human Condoms' Could Be Used as a Safety Measure in Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Jul 2, 2020

Cate Blanchett has jokingly suggested some interesting methods of safety to move forward with theatrical productions amidst the health crisis.

BWW Interview: David Greig Talks ADVENTURES WITH THE PAINTED PEOPLE Photo BWW Interview: David Greig Talks ADVENTURES WITH THE PAINTED PEOPLE
by Jonathan Marshall - Jun 4, 2020

Prolific playwright David Greig has a varied catalogue of work ranging from the recently revived Europe to West End hit Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and his acclaimed adaptation of Touching the Void. He is also Artistic Director of Edinburgh's Royal Lyceum Theatre. Greig's first original play in 7 years Adventures with the Painted People was due to begin its run in Edinburgh this summer but has since been adapted for radio due to the pandemic. The writer spoke with BroadwayWorld about his creative process, the future of theatre and his latest work. 

Amazon Studios Announces Cast for New LORD OF THE RINGS Series Photo Amazon Studios Announces Cast for New LORD OF THE RINGS Series
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 14, 2020

Amazon Studios today announced the first group of series regulars set to star in the new Amazon Original series based on stories from the iconic 'The Lord of the Rings' novels by J.R.R. Tolkien. Newly revealed cast members including Robert Aramayo, Owain Arthur, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Budge, Morfydd Clark, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Ema Horvath, Markella Kavenagh, Joseph Mawle, Tyroe Muhafidin, Sophia Nomvete, Megan Richards, Dylan Smith, Charlie Vickers, and Daniel Weyman. Production will begin in February.

sCT's THE SECRET RIVER To Tour The United Kingdom Photo sCT's THE SECRET RIVER To Tour The United Kingdom
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 27, 2019

Sydney Theatre Company announced today that The Secret River will tour the United Kingdom in August and September this year, with dates at The King's Theatre in Edinburgh as part of the Edinburgh International Festival and at the National Theatre in London.

Jessica Arthur Appointed as STC Resident Director Photo Jessica Arthur Appointed as STC Resident Director
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2018

Sydney Theatre Company announced today that it has appointed its former Richard Wherrett Fellow and Directing Associate Jessica Arthur in the role of Resident Director in 2019. Jessica joins the Resident Artist team of Associate Director Paige Rattray and Resident Designer Elizabeth Gadsby.

FX Orders New Limited Series, MRS. AMERICA, Starring Cate Blanchett Photo FX Orders New Limited Series, MRS. AMERICA, Starring Cate Blanchett
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 30, 2018

Two-time Academy Award and Golden Globe Award winning actor Cate Blanchett has signed on to star in Mrs. America, a new limited series ordered by FX and created and written by Emmy Award winning writer Dahvi Waller (Mad Men) and Executive Produced by two-time Academy Award nominee Stacey Sher, Waller, Coco Francini and Blanchett, it was announced today by John Landgraf, CEO, FX Networks and FX Productions. Production of the nine-episode limited series is scheduled for 2019 and it is produced by FX Productions with Waller serving as Showrunner.

Cate Blanchett to Receive BAFTA's 2018 Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence Photo Cate Blanchett to Receive BAFTA's 2018 Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 6, 2018

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce that actress and producer Cate Blanchett will receive the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film at the 2018 British Academy Britannia Awards. She joins previously announced honoree Steve McQueen, who will receive the John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing.

Andrew Upton Videos

VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Says THE PRESENT Is Both Hilarious and Tragic
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 7, 2017

Cate Blanchett stopped by THE LATE SHOW Friday night to discuss making her Broadway debut in THE PRESENT.

VIDEO: THE PRESENT's Cate Blanchett Discusses Breaking the Fourth Wall on Stage
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 31, 2017

On this morning's LIVE WITH KELLY, Cate Blanchett discussed making her Broadway debut in THE PRESENT and shared what happened when her 8-year-old son came to see the show!

VIDEO: THE PRESENT's Cate Blanchett Shows Off Her Broadway Belching Skills on 'Tonight'
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 24, 2017

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Cate Blanchett chatted with Jimmy about living in New York City and making her Broadway debut in THE PRESENT.

BWW TV: From Sydney to NYC- THE PRESENT Makes Its Way to Broadway with Cate Blanchett & Richard Roxburgh!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Jan 9, 2017

Andrew Upton's new adaptation ofAnton Chekhov's first play, Platonov,The Present opened just last night at the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street) for a limited engagement through Sunday, March 19, 2017. THE PRESENT features the Sydney Theatre Company cast of 13, each making their Broadway debut, including Cate Blanchett (Anna) and Richard Roxburgh (Mikhail).

VIDEO: THE PRESENT's Cate Blanchett & Richard Roxburgh Play 'Who's Who' on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 29, 2016

Actors Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh, both making their Broadway debuts in Anton Chekhov's THE PRESENT, stopped by this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA to discuss the production.

BWW TV: Blanchett on Broadway- Meet the Company of THE PRESENT!
by TV - Press Previews - Dec 9, 2016

Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh will be joined by the entire original cast of The Present when Sydney Theatre Company's production of Andrew Upton's adaptation of Anton Chekhov's first play opens on Broadway. The limited season commences previews at the Barrymore Theatre on 17 December 2016, opening on 8 January and closing on 19 March 2017.

BWW TV Exclusive: Knock It Back! Boozy New TV Spot for Broadway's THE PRESENT, Starring Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 16, 2016

Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh will be joined by the entire original cast of The Present when Sydney Theatre Company's production of Andrew Upton's adaptation of Anton Chekhov's first play opens on Broadway. The limited season commences previews at the Barrymore Theatre on 17 December 2016, opening on 8 January and closing on 19 March 2017. Bust out the booze for Anna's birthday - BroadwayWorld has a peek at the show's new TV spot below!

STAGE TUBE: Sydney Theatre Announces 2015 Season - Geoffrey Rush and Cate Blanchett to Star in KING LEAR & More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2014

In 2015, Australia's iconic theatre-makers are coming to play. It's a year of adventure, and we look forward to having you along for the ride - you'll be in great company.

VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Thanks Theatre Company After Winning Best Actress Oscar
by Matt Tamanini - Mar 3, 2014

After winning her second Academy Award, BLUE JASMINE's Cate Blanchett thanked the Sydney Theatre Company family. Blanchett and her husband Andrew Upton have been the company's Artistic Directors since 2008. In addition, Blanchett gave a powerful message about the power of women in film.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Cate Blanchett in LCF's UNCLE VANYA- Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2012

Sydney Theatre Company's (STC) acclaimed production of Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov, adapted by Andrew Upton and directed by Tamas Ascher (whose staging of Ivanov for Katona Jozsef Theatre was critically acclaimed at Lincoln Center Festival 2009), will be a highlight of the Lincoln Center Festival this Summer.


Andrew Upton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Andrew Upton been in?
Andrew Upton has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Andrew Upton been in?
Andrew Upton has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Andrew Upton written?
Andrew Upton has written 1 shows including The Present (Author).