Andrew Upton has established himself as a writer for both stage and screen. His play
The Hanging Man was commissioned by the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) and premiered at the Wharf Theatre in 2002. The STC’s 2004 production of
Hedda Gabler, which starred Cate Blanchett in the title role, was Upton’s third major adaptation for the stage after his celebrated adaptations of
Cyrano de Bergerac and
Don Juan debuted with the STC in 1999 and 2001 respectively.
He wrote and directed the short film
Bangers and has developed a number of feature screenplays.
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