The 2015 Film Critics Circle of Australia Award nominations have been announced and Hugo is nominated for best supporting actor for both Strangerland and The Dressmaker! The Dressmaker has a further 9 (!) nominations and Nicole Kidman is nominated for best actress for Strangerland. Check out all the nominations here!
Congratulations to Hugo for the Sydney Theatre Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Mainstage Production for STC’s Endgame! You can view all the nominations and winners @Sydney Theatre Awards, @The Daily Review and @The Age.
Many congratulations to Hugo who has been named as this year’s CinèfestOZ August 26-30) 2015 Screen Legend! Hugo Weaving has been named as this year’s CinèfestOZ 2015 Screen Legend with today’s launch of the festival’s program. Weaving will be recognised for his achievements as an Australian actor at the Festival’s Gala Night on 29 August at which […]
Herald Sun Sally Bennett July 28, 2015 HIGH-profile director Andrew Upton has thrown his support behind the small-to-medium arts sector following the Federal Government’s announcement of a major funding shake-up. The Sydney Theatre Company artistic director said small-to-medium companies were crucial to the future of major organisations and developing world-class talent. “It really is vital […]
Contact Music July 28, 2015 Hugo Weaving Was The Toast Of His Native Australia On Monday Night (27jul15) As He Won A Top Honour For His Theatre Work. The Matrix star was feted with the Best Actor prize at this year’s (15) Helpmann Awards for his turn in a production of Samuel Beckett’s 1957 work […]
ABC.net July 28, 2015 Cameron Mackintosh’s Les Miserables has landed the prestigious title of Best Musical at the 2015 Helpmann Awards at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre. The annual event celebrates the best work on Australian stages, covering contemporary and classical music as well as dance, comedy and musicals. Les Miserables, which is currently on stage in […]
Sydneyland Dee Jeffersone July 28, 2015 We hate to skite – but when it comes to Sydney’s culture, that’s our job. So we’re pleased as punch that Sydney stole the Helpmann Awards for theatre and dance this year, picking up the following awards: Best Direction of a Play: Kip Williams for Suddenly Last Summer (Sydney […]
The AU Review Kat Czornij July 28, 2015 The best and brightest of the Australian Arts scene were dressed for the nines tonight as into the glorious foyer of Sydney’s Capitol Theatre they strolled. Yes, it is that time of the year again, the time when we honour and celebrate the incredible talents of our […]
The Australian Ashleigh Wilson, Matthew Westwood July 28, 2015 Kate Miller-Heidke’s ascendancy in the opera world gathered pace last night as her genre-bending show The Rabbits stood tall at the Helpmann Awards in Sydney. The Rabbits, a joint effort led by Opera Australia and Perth’s Barking Gecko Theatre Company, won all four awards for which […]
The Daily Telegraph Chris Hook July 28, 2015 SHE broke our hearts as the tragic Eponine and now Les Miserables debutante Kerrie Anne Greenland has broken through, scoring a Helpmann Award for her extraordinary on-stage efforts. The 2012 Western Australian Academy Of Performing Arts graduate, currently making her professional debut in Les Miserables, took out […]