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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 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.

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Andrew Weems 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


Andrew Weems Awards and Nominations

The Lortels - 2002 - Outstanding Featured Actor

Andrew Weems, Cymbeline

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Bartlett Sher, Julie Taymor and More to Attend TFANA Celebration of Andrew Weems

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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.
Photo Flash: THE GREAT SOCIETY Celebrates Opening Night at Arena Stage

Robert Schenkkan's The Great Society, the second half of the epic drama about President Lyndon Baines Johnson, makes its Washington, D.C. debut at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, following the theater's critically acclaimed 2016 run of All the Way.
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Arena Stage's THE GREAT SOCIETY

Robert Schenkkan's The Great Society, the second half of the epic drama about President Lyndon Baines Johnson, makes its Washington, D.C. debut at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, following the theater's critically acclaimed 2016 run of All the Way. Kyle Donnelly returns to Arena Stage to helm this political thrill ride that shines a bright, clear light on a pivotal moment in American history (New York Times).
Jack Willis Returns as President Lyndon Baines Johnson in THE GREAT SOCIETY

Robert Schenkkan's The Great Society, the second half of the epic drama about President Lyndon Baines Johnson, makes its Washington, D.C. debut at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, following the theater's critically acclaimed 2016 run of All the Way. Kyle Donnelly returns to Arena Stage to helm this political thrill ride that shines a bright, clear light on a pivotal moment in American history (New York Times). Chronicling LBJ's second term as he seeks to maintain his relationship with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and complete a raft of impossibly ambitious social policy projects, The Great Society runs February 2-March 11, 2018 on the Fichandler Stage.
BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT at Shakespeare Theatre Company

The Shakespeare Theatre Company's TWELFTH NIGHT is a fresh look at a familiar story a bit darker with less over-the-top mirth. It is well worth revisiting Shakespeare's comedy for a new take on the familiar story.
BWW Review: THE MERCHANT OF VENICE at STNJ is an Enthralling Season Opener

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ) opens its 2017 season with a stunning production of William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, a show that has not been performed by the company in 17 years. Directed by Robert Cuccioli, the excellent staging and stellar cast makes this 16th century dark comedy enthralling.
VIDEO: First Look at Shakespeare Theatre of NJ's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey kicks off its 55th season with The Merchant of Venice, not seen at The Shakespeare Theatre since 2000. The company released a preview video via Facebook, check it out below
Red Bull to Stage New Version of Nikolai Erdman's THE MANDATE Next Monday

Red Bull Theater today announced the cast for their next Revelation Reading on Monday May 1st (7:30pm) at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street): the New York Premiere of Nikolai Erdman's The Mandate in a new version by Declan Donnellan (Cheek-by-Jowl), directed by Ethan McSweeny.
The Shakespeare Theatre Launches Its 2017 Season with THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey kicks off its 55th season with The Merchant of Venice, not seen at The Shakespeare Theatre since 2000. Acclaimed company member Robert Cuccioli returns to direct. Performances begin on May 17 at the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre located at 36 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ. Patrons can purchase tickets by calling the Box Office at 973-408-5600 or online at www.ShakespeareNJ.org.
Talking Band's THE ROOM SINGS to Open Next Week at La MaMa

A room in a country house sings of those who have lived there over a span of seventy years. Performed with striking theatricality by the OBIE-award winning Talking Band, The Room Sings, uses an array of genres to tell the stories of four interlocking sets of people. As their individual stories unfold they intertwine and illuminate each other.
Dana Ivey Directs Rare Sci-Fi Comedy For One-Night Only Reading

The Acting Company (Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) will continue its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with a reading of Karel Capek's influential science fiction comedy R.U.R. on Monday, February 13th at 7 PM at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater at the West Side YMCA, 10 W. 64th Street, New York, NY.

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?

Andrew Weems has been nominated for Outstanding Featured Actor at The Lortel Awards for his performance in Cymbeline.

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