NEWS

Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre has launched an online resource to help arts organisations actively engage in outreach projects with homeless adults. The launch comes after...

A youth theatre in Wales that started the careers of Michael Sheen and Joanna Page has avoided having its funding axed by the local...

Equity has appointed its first dedicated equalities officer in a move it describes as “a growing sign of how important equality and diversity” are...

Salisbury Playhouse has received £140,000 from Arts Council England to better its Salberg studio. The 149-seat space will be the recipient of new lighting and...

Charles Edwards will play the lead role in Shakespeare's Globe's production of Richard II, which opens at the venue in July. Edwards, who most recently...

Golem is to transfer to the West End for a limited five-week run in April. The play – which originally opened at the Young Vic...

Jonathan Slinger has joined the cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the West End's Theatre Royal Drury Lane. He will replace Alex Jennings...

The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Oppenheimer will transfer to the West End following its run in Stratford, which ends next week. Oppenheimer, written...

Gary Barlow, the singer and songwriter who has penned the score to the new Finding Neverland musical, has revealed producers were planning to use...

Ballet star Carlos Acosta has claimed the dance world may miss out on the next Rudolf Nureyev because of the cost of training. Speaking at...

Portraits of performers including Celia Imrie and Michael Gambon are featuring in a new exhibition by photographer Idil Sukan. Called This Comedian, the exhibition...

Long-running Edinburgh fringe act The Ladyboys of Bangkok has lost out to Underbelly in a competitive bidding process to use a site on The Meadows...