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Archive: Wendy Hughes at STC

Date posted: 20 Jun 2012Author: STC

Wendy first appeared on an STC stage more than three decades ago in the Tennessee Williams classic Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, alongside John Hargreaves. (Photo: Peter Holderness)


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Two years later she returned to perform again with John Hargreaves, this time in a production of Noel Coward's Present Laughter, which was performed at the Theatre Royal. (Photo: Ian Whittaker)

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After a long period away from STC, Hughes returned in 2000 to play Jocasta alongside Robert Menzies in Barrie Kosky's production of Seneca's Oedipus. (Photo: Tracey Schramm)

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Four years later, it was a production of David Williamson's Amigoswith Tony Llewellyn-Jones (pictured) and Garry McDonald. (Photo: Tracey Schramm)

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In 2010, Wendy played the role of Honorin a remount of Joanna Murray-Smith's Honour, opposite another STC favourite Bill Zappa. (Photo: Brett Boardman)

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This year it was wonderful to see Wendy injecting spirit into the role of Mrs Higgins in our production of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. (Brett Boardman)

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It is a treat for us all to have Wendy back at The Wharf, rehearsing Face to Face. We look forward to seeing more of her on stage…

Face to Face, Sydney Theatre, 7 August - 8 September, 2012.