Hollywood superstar Cate Blanchett is set to make her Broadway debut. NY1 theater correspondent Frank DiLella filed the following preview. Two-time Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett is finally making her Broadway bow. The actress is currently in previews in “The Present,” an adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s first play “Platonov.” DiLella: What does Broadway mean to […]

When Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh fall for each other, it rarely ends well. Dynasties crumple. Lives smash. Murder can follow. Or suicide. Sometimes both. But these Australian actors, who have performed opposite each other for more than 20 years, seemed in rude health at a recent weekday brunch. On a break from rehearsals for […]

The new drama The Present, starring two-time Oscar-winning actor Cate Blanchett, who makes her Broadway debut in Andrew Upton’s drama, which is based on Anton Chekhov’s Platonov, will play the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Richard Roxburgh will co-star in the production, which begins previews December 17 and opens January 8, 2017, for a limited run scheduled […]

CATE Blanchett makes no bones about it. Returning to a theatre rehearsal room when you have a young baby is hard. She and husband Andrew Upton adopted baby Edith from the US earlier this year and have said that they and their three sons are “besotted”. But as everyone knows, caring for a baby is […]