Alistair Smith

Alistair Smith is acting editor of The Stage, having previously served as deputy editor, news editor, opinion editor and reporter for the publication, which he joined in 2004. Alistair regularly serves as a pundit on the theatre industry and has appeared on TV and radio discussing issues ranging from West End box office performance to the state of theatre criticism. He has also written regularly about theatre for The Guardian and Prompt Magazine and was theatre correspondent for the (now defunct) thelondonpaper. He is currently authoring a report on London Theatre, commissioned by the National Theatre and the Society of London Theatre.