Tom Stoppard

Tom Stoppard continues a long association with Lincoln Center Theater where his plays Arcadia, Hapgood, The Invention of Love, and The Coast of Utopia (Tony Award – Best Play) were produced.  LCT was also a co-producer of the Broadway production of Stoppard’s Rock ‘N’ Roll.   His other works include Jumpers, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, Travesties, Night and Day, The Real Thing, Indian Ink, and his first full-length play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, which was staged by the National Theatre in 1967.  Stage adaptions and translations: Undiscovered Country (Schnitzler), On the Razzle (Nestroy), Rough Crossing (Molnar), The Seagull (Chekhov), Henry VI (Pirandello), Heroes (Sibleyras), Ivanov (Chekhov), The Cherry Orchard (Chekhov).  Screenplays: Brazil, Empire of the Sun, Enigma, Shakespeare in Love (Academy Award – Best Original Screenplay).   He also directed the film version of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival).  Stoppard received a knighthood in 1997 and in 2000 was awarded the Order of Merit by Her Majesty the Queen.