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Andrew Weems

 
Bio:
He recently appeared at Shakespeare Theatre Company in Twelfth Night and As You Like It. Favorite Broadway and Off-Broadway credits include Julie Taymor’s The Green Bird, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter and Bach at Leipzig (NYTW); Troilus and Cressida directed by Sir Peter Hall, and Cymbeline and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
He recently appeared at Shakespeare Theatre Company in Twelfth Night and As You Like It. Favorite Broadway and Off-Broadway credits include Julie Taymor’s The Green Bird, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter and Bach at Leipzig (NYTW); Troilus and Cressida directed by Sir Peter Hall, and Cymbeline and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Assistant Manager
Senator Norval Hedges (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Sillers
Townsperson
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Johann Christoph Graupner
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Cloten
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Voice of Calmon
Ensemble
Pantalone
Beauticians
  [Broadway]
1997
Mr. Solomon Isaacs
Richard Dazzle (Understudy)
Mr. Adolphus Spanker (Understudy)
Mark Meddle (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Pantalone
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Lynn Waters
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Mike/Bernie/Simon

Photos

Andrew Weems (Boris Berezovsky/Yuri Schmidt/Armed Soldier/Security Guard) and Brontà Photo

Andrew Weems (Boris Berezovsky/Yuri Schmidt/Armed Soldier/Security Guard) and Brontë England-Nelson (Inna Khodorkovsky)

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12/18/2018
David Staller, Danny Burstein and Andrew Weems Photo

David Staller, Danny Burstein and Andrew Weems

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09/07/2018
Andrew Weems and Derek Smith Photo

Andrew Weems and Derek Smith

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09/07/2018
Danny Burstein and Andrew Weems  Photo

Danny Burstein and Andrew Weems

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09/07/2018
(from left) Andrew Weems, Philippe Bowgen, Robert Dorfman, and Manoel Felciano Photo

(from left) Andrew Weems, Philippe Bowgen, Robert Dorfman, and Manoel Felciano

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06/22/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Assistant Manager

Senator Norval Hedges (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Sillers

Townsperson

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Johann Christoph Graupner

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Cloten

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Voice of Calmon

Ensemble

Pantalone

Beauticians

  [Broadway]
1997
Mr. Solomon Isaacs

Richard Dazzle (Understudy)

Mr. Adolphus Spanker (Understudy)

Mark Meddle (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Pantalone

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Lynn Waters

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Mike/Bernie/Simon

Andrew Weems Biography

He recently appeared at Shakespeare Theatre Company in Twelfth Night and As You Like It. Favorite Broadway and Off-Broadway credits include Julie Taymor’s The Green Bird, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter and Bach at Leipzig (NYTW); Troilus and Cressida directed by Sir Peter Hall, and Cymbeline and Pericles directed by Bartlett Sher (Theatre for a New Audience); A Man’s a Man (Classic Stage Company) and Manahatta (The Public). Regional credits include The Guthrie, Center Stage, Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey and others. Andrew is the author/performer of two solo plays Namaste Man (Intiman Theater, Boise Contemporary Theater, Two River) and I Really Want to Know You (BCT, Fourth Street Theater)

Andrew Weems's Arena Stage credits include THE GREAT SOCIETY, A Perfect Ganesh, What the Butler Saw and You Can’t Take it With You.

Andrew Weems Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2002 - Outstanding Featured Actor
Andrew Weems, Cymbeline

Andrew Weems News

Bartlett Sher, Julie Taymor and More to Attend TFANA Celebration of Andrew Weems Photo Bartlett Sher, Julie Taymor and More to Attend TFANA Celebration of Andrew Weems
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2020

Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA; Jeffrey Horowitz, Founding Artistic Director) will host a celebration of Andrew Weems (1961-2019). The celebration will take place at Polonsky Shakespeare Center (262 Ashland Place, Brooklyn), TFANA's home, on Monday, February 17 at 7pm.

Photo Flash: First Look At KLEPTOCRACY In Rehearsal At Arena Stage Photo Photo Flash: First Look At KLEPTOCRACY In Rehearsal At Arena Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 18, 2018

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents the world premiere of Kenneth Lin's timely cautionary tale of capitalism run amok, Kleptocracy. Inspired by the power struggle between the richest of the Oligarchs and an ambitious Vladimir Putin after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Lin (House of Cards) explores U.S. - Russia relations then and now. Directed by Jackson Gay, and by special arrangement with Robert Ahrens, Mickey Liddell and Michael Mills, Kleptocracy runs January 18 - February 24, 2019 in the Kreeger Theater.

Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For KLEPTOCRACY At Arena Stage Photo Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For KLEPTOCRACY At Arena Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 11, 2018

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces the full company for the world premiere of Kenneth Lin's timely cautionary tale of capitalism run amok, Kleptocracy. Inspired by the power struggle between the richest of the Oligarchs and an ambitious Vladimir Putin after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Lin (House of Cards) explores U.S. - Russia relations then and now. Directed by Jackson Gay, and by special arrangement with Robert Ahrens, Mickey Liddell and Michael Mills, Kleptocracy runs January 18 - February 24, 2019 in the Kreeger Theater.

Michael Stuhlbarg, Austin Smith, Among Initial Cast of SOCRATES at The Public Photo Michael Stuhlbarg, Austin Smith, Among Initial Cast of SOCRATES at The Public
by Julie Musbach - Nov 8, 2018

The Public Theater announced initial casting today for the world premiere of SOCRATES, written by acclaimed actor, director, and writer Tim Blake Nelson. Directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes, the powerful new play will begin with a Free First Preview performance on Tuesday, April 2 and run through Sunday, May 19 with an official press opening on Tuesday, April 16.

Photo Coverage: HEARTBREAK HOUSE Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Coverage: HEARTBREAK HOUSE Celebrates Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 7, 2018

Heartbreak House celebrated its opening night last night, September 6. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out all the photos below!

BWW Review: THE TEMPEST at The Old Globe Festival Photo BWW Review: THE TEMPEST at The Old Globe Festival
by E.H. Reiter - Jun 27, 2018

A sorceress, and sequins, and spirits - oh my! THE TEMPEST playing through July 22nd at The Old Globe Festival Theatre plays up the theatricality for a wonderful night under the stars.

Photo Flash: Kate Burton Stars in THE TEMPEST at The Old Globe Photo Photo Flash: Kate Burton Stars in THE TEMPEST at The Old Globe
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2018

Prospera, the Duchess of Milan, lives in exile on a desert island after being thrown out of power by her wicked brother. For company, she has only her daughter Miranda, the spirits who are native to the island, and her beloved books. The books are the source of her dark magic, which she uses to lure her enemies to the island so she can exact revenge. But her plot could destroy Miranda's happiness, so Prospera must choose between her own anger and her daughter's future.

Kate Burton Leads Cast of Old Globe's THE TEMPEST Photo Kate Burton Leads Cast of Old Globe's THE TEMPEST
by Julie Musbach - May 15, 2018

The Old Globe today announced its next cast and creative team-including numerous Globe favorites and new faces-as the 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival once again presents the finest of the Bard's work outdoors under the stars in the Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Summer will officially arrive with The Tempest, directed by Joe Dowling (formerly the Artistic Director for Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and Abbey Theatre in Ireland), with star of stage and screen Kate Burton as Prospera, running June 17 - July 22, 2018.

The Old Globe 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival to Include THE TEMPEST Photo The Old Globe 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival to Include THE TEMPEST
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2018

The Old Globe today announced its next cast and creative team-including numerous Globe favorites and new faces-as the 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival once again presents the finest of the Bard's work outdoors under the stars in the Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Summer will officially arrive with The Tempest, directed by Joe Dowling (formerly the Artistic Director for Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and Abbey Theatre in Ireland), with star of stage and screen Kate Burton as Prospera, running June 17 - July 22, 2018. Tickets start at $30.00, on sale to the general public now. Previews run June 17 - 22. Opening night is Saturday, June 23 at 8:00 p.m.

BWW Review: THE GREAT SOCIETY at Arena Stage - LBJ Comes Alive Again! Photo BWW Review: THE GREAT SOCIETY at Arena Stage - LBJ Comes Alive Again!
by Charles Shubow - Feb 21, 2018

Thank you Arena Stage Artistic Director Molly Smith for bringing to the Washington Area the sequel writer Robert Schenkkan's two part series on President Lyndon Baines Johnson. First there was the Tony Winning ALL THE WAY which dealt with Johnson ascending the presidency while THE GREAT SOCIETY picks up at Johnson's State of the Union message in 1965 after his massive election victory.

Andrew Weems Videos

Previews Begin Tomorrow for LCT's BLOOD AND GIFTS
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 26, 2011

Lincoln Center Theater's production of BLOOD AND GIFTS, a new play by J.T. Rogers, directed by Bartlett Sher, beings previews tomorrow (Thursday, Oct. 27) at 8 pm at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). The cast features Michael Aronov, Jeremy Davidson, Robert Hogan, Jefferson Mays, Andrés Munar, Rudy Mungaray, J. Paul Nicholas, Paul Niebanck, John Procaccino, Liv Rooth, Gabriel Ruiz, Pej Vahdat, Andrew Weems and Bernard White. Opening night is Monday, November 21.

BWW TV: Celebrating Opening Night of BORN YESTERDAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2011

Previews for Born Yesterday began March 31, at Broadway's Cort Theatre. Directed by Doug Hughes, this revival of Garson Kanin's award-winning comedy about sex and politics opened Easter Sunday, April 24. BroadwayWorld was there to speak with the stars on their big night and takes you inside the party press room below!

STAGE TUBE: Liza Minnelli Raves About BORN YESTERDAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 29, 2011

Previews for Born Yesterday began March 31, at Broadway's Cort Theatre. Directed by Doug Hughes, this revival of Garson Kanin's award-winning comedy about sex and politics opened last night, Easter Sunday, April 24 and Broadway legend Liza Minnell was there to congratulate the stars. Check out the video by clicking below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek at BORN YESTERDAY on Broadway!
by Robert Diamond - Apr 22, 2011

Born Yesterday, starring Jim Belushi, Robert Sean Leonard and Nina Arianda, opens April 24 at Broadway's Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street) at 8 pm. Directed by Doug Hughes, the show is a revival of Garson Kanin's award-winning comedy about sex and politics. Check out the newly production footage for the show below!

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Visits BORN YESTERDAY
by Broadway Beat - Mar 8, 2011

Born Yesterday stars Jim Belushi, Robert Sean Leonard, and Nina Arianda and will play Broadway's Cort Theatre, 138 West 48th Street, beginning previews Thursday, March 31, and opening Sunday, April 24. The cast recently met the press and Broadway Beat was there!


Andrew Weems Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Andrew Weems been in?
Andrew Weems has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

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

What awards has Andrew Weems been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for Cymbeline .