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DRACULA – Kip Williams

Visionary director Kip Williams premieres an unmissable theatrical feat with the Sydney Theatre Company. Combining cutting-edge technology and visionary storytelling in the much-anticipated reimagining of DRACULA. 📸 Rene Vaile

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THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY Set for Broadway in 2025

Kip Williams’ THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY is set to play on Broadway in spring 2025, with Sarah Snook signed for the season. Kip Williams and producers Michael Cassel and Adam Kenwright have been scouting theatres, with an announcement to be confirmed next month.  

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Dirty Films Aquires Film Rights to THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY Adaptation

The success of Kip Williams’s acclaimed adaptation, THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, continues to soar. Having originated at the Sydney Theatre Company’s Roslyn Packer Theatre in November 2020 under the artistic direction of Kip Williams, Cate Blanchett’s Dirty Films has acquired the film rights with Kip Williams working on a treatment.

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THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY Finishes its Run on the West End

★★★★★ “A game-changing piece of theatre.” Daily Telegraph ★★★★★ “Beautiful, brilliant, maniacally unmissable.” The Guardian ★★★★★ “Brilliant in its conception as it is mesmerising in its execution.” Daily Mail ★★★★★ “This form-bending, innovative feat of a production and performance will have your jaw on the floor.” London Theatre ★★★★★ “An astonishing piece of theatre.” Financial […]

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Olivier Award Winning Productions

Congratulations to Kip Williams and Mel Page, who are both celebrating the following 2024 Olivier Award-winning productions; THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY at Theatre Royal Haymarket (Adapted and Directed by Kip Williams) 🏆Mithridate Award for Best Costume Design 🏆Best Actress INNOCENCE by Royal Opera at Royal Opera House (Costume Design by Mel Page) 🏆TAIT Award […]

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THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY has Officially Opened

Kip Williams’s adaptation of THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, starring Sarah Snook, has officially opened its limited season at the West End’s Theatre Royal Haymarket.

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First Look Pictures of Kip William’s THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY

First look pictures of Sarah Snook in Kip Williams’s adaptation of THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY. Running for a limited season at the West End’s Theatre Royal Haymarket.

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First release photo of the West End’s THE PORTRAIT OF DORIAN GRAY

First release photo of Sarah Snook in the West End’s THE PORTRAIT OF DORIAN GRAY. Adapted and directed by Kip Williams (represented by Yellow Creative), the production was first seen at the Sydney Theatre Company in 2020.

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Sydney Theatre Company 2024 Season

Sydney Theatre Company has unveiled its 2024 season, and Yellow Creative is delighted to be part of it by representing these outstanding creatives on the following; RGB: Of Many, One. – David Fleisher (Designer) Into the Shimmering World – David Fleisher (Designer) The President – Elizabeth Gadsby (Designer) Dracula – Kip Williams (Adapter & Director) […]

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ON THE BEACH Reviews

“Australian theatre at its finest” ArtsHub ON THE BEACH must close 12 August at the Roslyn Packer Theatre Sydney. ★★★★★ Time Out ★★★★★ ArtsHub ★★★★★ The Au Review ★★★★ The Guardian ★★★★ Suzy Goes See Creatives of this evocative theatre piece include Artistic Director Kip Williams, Lighting Designer Damian Cooper and Costume Designer Mel Page. […]

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ON THE BEACH Directed by Kip Williams

ON THE BEACH, directed by Kip Williams and commissioned by the Sydney Theatre Company, premieres tonight. This vast, poetic, haunting story of community, dignity and love in dark times runs at the Roslyn Packer Theatre until 12 August.

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THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY Opening at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London’s West End

Just Announced 📣 Emmy-nominated actress Sarah Snook (Succession) will star in Kip Williams’ adaption of Oscar Wilde’s THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, opening at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London’s West End in January 2024 for a limited 12-week season.

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Green Room Awards Winner – Kip Williams

🏆 Congratulations, Kip Williams, for winning “Best Production” AND “Outstanding Direction” in the Theatre Companies category at the Green Room Awards for THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, presented by the Michael Cassel Group, a Sydney Theatre Production🏆

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Sydney Theatre Award Winners – Kip Williams, Mel Page and Hannah Reilly

A huge congratulations to all the winners of the Sydney Theatre Awards. Amazing to see so many brilliant theatre projects on display. A special congratulations to Kip Williams, Mel Page and Hannah Reilly, all of whom won within their category. Kip Williams won best direction of a mainstage production for his STC production of STRANGE […]

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Breathtakingly Innovative – THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY

Back by popular demand for a limited run, watch the Sydney Theatre Company’s astounding production of THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY from the 3rd-18th February at the Roslyn Packer Theatre. From the brilliant theatrical mind of Kip Williams, who adapted and directed the show, this breathtakingly innovative production coined the “cine-theatre” genre – incorporating live […]

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THE TEMPEST – Reviews

The Reviews are in for Sydney Theatre Company’s production of The Tempest. Time Out – ★★★★ “a revered classic invested with fresh meaning by a company at the very top of their game” The Guardian – ★★★★ “Richard Roxburgh as Prospero and Guy Simon as Caliban are outstanding in Kip Williams’ latest production, which takes […]

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THE TEMPEST – Sydney Theatre Company

Richard Roxburgh’s hotly anticipated return to the Sydney Theatre Company explores one of theatres’ great roles in THE TEMPEST. Artistic Director Kip Williams directs this show with Costume Design by Elizabeth Gadsby. The show runs until 17th December at the Roslyn Packer Theatre.

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Sydney Theatre Company announces 2023 season

The Sydney Theatre Company has announced a full season of 16 productions for 2023, Artistic Director Kip Williams is looking to champion new Australian Writing in this new season. We look forward to seeing Anchuli Felicia King’s adaptation of the Novel THE POISON OF POLYGAMY co produced with La Boite Theatre. We can also expect […]

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Sydney Theatre Company produces the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

From the award winning team behind the smash hit THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, comes an adaptation of the gothic classic, STRANGE CASE OF DR JEKYLL AND MR HYDE. This vivid and spellbinding production, written and directed by Kip Williams, blends cutting edge technology and dazzling live performances by Matthew Backer & Ewen Leslie. Season […]

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5 star review for Kip Williams’ THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY

Kip Williams‘ adaptation of THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY opened to rave reviews on Saturday night. Cassie Tongue writers “This production knows us. How transformative it is to seen by a production so smart and tirelessly inventive” – The Guardian. “Williams, Norvill, designer Marg Horwell, composer Clemence Williams, David Bergman (video), Nick Schlieper (lighting) and […]

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Nominations for 2019 Helpmann Awards Announced

The 2019 Helpmann Awards nominations have just been announced with Yellow clients receiving nominations The prestigious annual Helpmann Awards recognise artistic achievement in the many disciplines of Australia’s live performance sectors, including musical theatre, contemporary music, comedy, cabaret, regional touring, presentations for children and young people, opera, classical music, theatre, dance and physical theatre. Yellow […]

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Yellow clients nominated for Sydney Theatre Awards 2018

Nominations were announced for the 2018 Sydney Theatre awards, with Yellow clients listed for an outstanding number of categories. Most nominated Productions: BLACKIE BLACKIE BROWN, directed by Yellow’s Declan Greene with production design by Elizabeth Gadsby was nominated for Best Mainstage Production, Best Female Actor in a Leading Role in a Mainstage Production, and Best […]

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HARP IN THE SOUTH opens at the STC to rave reviews

HARP IN THE SOUTH had it’s world premier at Sydney Theatre Company this month, and has been described as a landmark event. Directed by STC’s Artistic Director Kip Williams, and adapted from Ruth Park’s outstanding trilogy of novels by Kate Mulvany, the epic consists of two parts each lasting 3 hours. David Fleischer has lent […]

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Stunning reviews for Kip Williams’ THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI

STC’s Resident Director and Yellow client Kip Williams debuted THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO to Sydney audiences on Saturday night. Starring Hugo Weaving in the lead role, the play was originally a satire on the rise of Hitler but carries equal weight in a Trump-led free world, posing the question “how do we let a […]

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THE GOLDEN AGE features trifecta of Yellow Agency talent

Louis Nowra’s THE GOLDEN AGE opened at STC on the 20th January to great reviews. The production features three of Yellow’s clients – directed by Kip Williams, designed by David Fleischer and lit by Damien Cooper. The Daily Review and Time Out Sydney both gave the production 4 stars, the latter claiming “Williams’ production feels uncompromising: this is not a […]

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Kip Williams’ production of AN INDEX OF METALS recieves glowing reviews

Kip Williams’ production of AN INDEX OF METALS premiered at Carriageworks last week and received glowing reviews. Clive Padget from Limelight Magazine gave the opera 4 stars and commented that “without Williams’ contribution, I would have said that AN INDEX OF METALS is hardly essential viewing – you might as well stay in and catch it on YouTube. […]

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Kip Williams Directors

Kip Williams is a multi-award winning director of theatre, opera and film. He is the current Artistic Director and Co-CEO of Sydney Theatre Company. His appointment at age 30 years old made him the youngest Artistic Director in the company’s history.

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