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THE PRESENT

Ended 19 Mar 2017 after 2 months

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Strictly Limited Run

"A tart tragedy, infused with corrosive humor... The headline draw is the incandescent chemistry between Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh, both superb, playing characters whose dissatisfaction spreads like contagion among the guests."

The Hollywood Reporter

Closed 19 Mar 2017

Cast

Cate Blanchett as Anna Petrovna
Richard Roxburgh as Platonov
Anna Bamford as Maria
Andrew Buchanan as Osip
David Downer as Yegor
Eamon Farren as Kirrill
Martin Jacobs as Alexei
Brandon McClelland as Dimitri
Jacqueline McKenzie as Sophia
Marshall Napier as Ivan
Susan Prior as Sasha
Chris Ryan as Sergei
Toby Schmitz as Nikolai

Please note that casting is subject to change.

Creative

Written by Andrew Upton
Adapted from Platonov by Anton Chekhov
Directed by John Crowley

WHAT WE SAY

The Present: Forward. Upward. Onward.

The Present is on fire casting a much needed light over the troubles of today! This revival by Andrew Upton is dynamite, and Blanchett and Roxburgh's charisma and egocentrism are the detonators. more »

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