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Robert Lepage

 
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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
US Premiere at BAM, 2017
Performer

Productions

 
[London, 2005]
Director

Writing

Author

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
US Premiere at BAM, 2017
Performer

Productions

Director

Writing
Author

Robert Lepage Awards and Nominations

 
Evening Standard Awards - 2001 - Best Play Gold Star
Robert LepageFar Side of the Moon
 
Olivier Awards - 1993 - The Observer Award for Outstanding Achievement
Robert LepageNeedles And Opium
 
Olivier Awards - 1991 - The Observer Award for Outstanding Achievement
Robert LepageTectonic Plates

Robert Lepage News

World Premiere of MADDADDAM & More Announced for The National Ballet of Canada 2022/2 Photo World Premiere of MADDADDAM & More Announced for The National Ballet of Canada 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Hope Muir, Joan and Jerry Lozinski Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 2022/23 season. This will mark Muir’s first full season with the National Ballet.

BroadwayHD to Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, EASTER PARADE & More! Photo BroadwayHD to Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, EASTER PARADE & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

This April, BroadwayHD will bring some of Broadway's most iconic and lavish productions into the homes of theatre fans and families globally.

BWW Review: THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY ‚Ä" ADELAIDE FESTIVAL 2022 at Her Majesty's Th Photo BWW Review: THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY ‚Ä" ADELAIDE FESTIVAL 2022 at Her Majesty's Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Mar 16, 2022

A stunning performance by Eryn Jean Norvill in the role of Dorian Gray.

The Atlanta Opera Announces 2022-23 Mainstage Season Photo The Atlanta Opera Announces 2022-23 Mainstage Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 7, 2022

The Atlanta Opera has announced a new season of large-scale performances at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre for 2022-23 with a spirit of positivity and optimism for the future.

BWW Previews: NOTRE DAME DE PARIS - IL VENTENNALE Photo BWW Previews: NOTRE DAME DE PARIS - IL VENTENNALE
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Mar 7, 2022

NOTRE DAME DE PARIS - IL VENTENNALE IN TOUR IN TUTTA ITALIA E CON IL CAST ORIGINALE, TORNA IN SCENA UNA DELLE OPERE PI√Ļ CONOSCIUTE E AMATE DAL PUBBLICO.

Full Casting Announced for the Canadian Premiere Of GLORIA Photo Full Casting Announced for the Canadian Premiere Of GLORIA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2022

Full casting was released today for the Canadian premiere of Gloria by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, produced by ARC in association with Crow's Theatre. Gloria will be presented on stage, at 50 per cent capacity and in strict compliance with provincial health orders, from March 1 to 20 at Streetcar Crowsnest.

FITTING Heads To The Hat Factory Arts Centre Next Month Photo FITTING Heads To The Hat Factory Arts Centre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022

Theatre Makers Matt Miller and Peader Kirk have come together to co-create a solo theatre performance, FITTING, drawing on spoken-word storytelling, autobiographical accounts and physical theatre to explore themes of identity and belonging. 

Circa's SACRE Comes To The Broad Stage in February Photo Circa's SACRE Comes To The Broad Stage in February
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 18, 2022

The Broad Stage presents Sacre by Circa Contemporary Circus, one of the world's leading performance companies, for two performances Friday, February 4 and Saturday February 5 at 7:30pm.  In this very first circus setting of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring, Circa tightly weaves together powerful world-class acrobatics and dynamic encounters pulsing with tension and suffused with dark humor and rich tenderness.

The Broad Stage Presents SACRE BY CIRCA February 2022 Photo The Broad Stage Presents SACRE BY CIRCA February 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2021

The Broad Stage presents Sacre by Circa Contemporary Circus, one of the world's leading performance companies, for two performances Friday, February 4 and Saturday February 5 at 7:30pm. 

EXPLORING THE POWER OF FICTION TO CONTROL THE MASSES, A Uniquely Immersive Experience Photo EXPLORING THE POWER OF FICTION TO CONTROL THE MASSES, A Uniquely Immersive Experience Makes Its Much Anticipated Canadian Premiere
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2021

Today, TIFT Artistic Producer Arkady Spivak and Barrie Film Festival Director Claudine Benoit announced details of their creative partnership to produce the upcoming Canadian premiere of Museum of Fiction, created by acclaimed Argentine artist Matías Umpierrez and starring Robert Lepage.

Robert Lepage Videos

VIDEO: Director Robert Lepage Shares Thoughts on Stratford Festival's CORIOLANUS VideoVIDEO: Director Robert Lepage Shares Thoughts on Stratford Festival's CORIOLANUS
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2020

Coriolanus is now streaming through May 21, as part of the Stratford Festival's online film festival. Stratford Festival Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino interviewed Robert Lepage about directing Shakespeare's Coriolanus.

VIDEO: Robert LePage Directs Shakespeare's CORIOLANUS at the Stratford Festival VideoVIDEO: Robert LePage Directs Shakespeare's CORIOLANUS at the Stratford Festival
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2018

Robert Lepage will make his Stratford debut directing Coriolanus, featuring Andre Sills in the title role. A veteran of the Birmingham Conservatory and four seasons at Stratford, Mr. Sills has been at the Shaw Festival most recently, with leading roles in 'Master Harold'... and the Boys and An Octoroon. The production will also feature Graham Abbey as Tullus Aufidius, Michael Blake as Cominuis, Tom McCamus as Menenius Agrippa, Stephen Ouimette as Junius Brutus, Lucy Peacock as Volumnia and Tom Rooney as Sicinius Velutus.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek at NEEDLES AND OPIUM at A.C.T.
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2017

Jazz legend Miles Davis travels to Europe in 1949 to discover the pleasures of Paris, unlock his creativity, and find his heroine in Juliette Greco. At the same time, French filmmaker Jean Cocteau embarks on his own opium-fueled journey to New York. Individually, the stories are thrilling and heartbreaking, but what elevates this production is the extraordinary storytelling.

STAGE TUBE: Deborah Voigt Talks CALL ME DEBBIE Memoir on TODAY!
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2015

Opera star Deborah Voigt just stopped by the Today show, where she dished about her new memoir CALL ME DEBBIE. Check out the full appearance below!

VIDEO: Soprano Deborah Voigt Confronts Little Black Dress, Talks CALL ME DEBBIE Memoir
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

In a fun video for People, opera star Deborah Voigt confronts the little black dress that lost her the role of 'Ariadne' at London's Royal Opera House eleven years ago. She was fired after not fitting into the costume, but the experience only served to inform her new memoir CALL ME DEBBIE. Watch below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Simon Keenlyside Stars in PBS's THE TEMPEST, Premiering Today
by TV News Desk - Mar 17, 2013

British composer Thomas Ades conducts the Met premiere of his contemporary Masterpiece THE TEMPEST, an English-language opera based on Shakespeare's final play. The Met's fantastical new production by Robert Lepage airs on Great Performances at the Met today, March 17 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Simon Keenlyside Stars in PBS's THE TEMPEST, Premiering 3/17
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 13, 2013

British composer Thomas Ades conducts the Met premiere of his contemporary Masterpiece THE TEMPEST, an English-language opera based on Shakespeare's final play. The Met's fantastical new production by Robert Lepage airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, March 17 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Cirque du Soleil's Big Top Goes Up in New York City for TOTEM
by Stage Tube - Mar 9, 2013

In the video below, hear from Rowenna Jeffries, Tour Production Coordinator, and David Millman, Production Manager, of TOTEM from Cirque du Soleil talk about the Cirque du Soleil Big Top going up at New York City's Citi Field in Queens!

BWW TV: Behind the Scenes of Cirque du Soleil's TOTEM!
by Audra Stafford - May 3, 2012

Robert Lepage's newest Cirque du Soleil creation TOTEM, now playing in San Diego, features never-before-seen images of evolution through acrobatics and state-of-the-art projections. BroadwayWorld correspondant Audra Stafford goes behind the scenes of the show below!

BWW TV: Artistic Director Tim Smith Talks Cirque du Soleil's TOTEM!
by Audra Stafford - Apr 5, 2012

Robert Lepage's newest Cirque du Soleil creation TOTEM, now on tour in California, features never-before-seen images of evolution through acrobatics and state-of-the-art projections. Artistic Director Tim Smith recently spoke to BroadwayWorld correspondant Audra Stafford about all things TOTEM and everything behind-the-scenes show at San Diego's Hotel Indigo. TOTEM opens in San Diego on April 25 and will make stops in Boston and Washington, D.C. this summer.


Robert Lepage Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Robert Lepage written?
Robert Lepage has written 1 shows including 887 (Author).

What awards has Robert Lepage been nominated for?
Best Play (Evening Standard Awards) for Far Side of the Moon The Observer Award for Outstanding Achievement (Olivier Awards) for Needles And Opium and The Observer Award for Outstanding Achievement (Olivier Awards) for Tectonic Plates .

What awards has Robert Lepage won?
Best Play (Evening Standard Awards) for Far Side of the Moon.