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As the outdoor theatre season opens, producers clasp their hands and mutter their petitions heavenwards for balmy evenings and happy audiences, even while counting...

Last week, playwright Edward Albee's estate was criticised for removing the rights to a US production of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? after a...

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Josh Roche has won the 2017 James Menzies-Kitchin Young Director award. He wins a prize of £25,000 and will direct a production of verbatim play...

Tonight’s performance of Leonard Bernstein musical On the Town at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre has been cancelled. According to a statement on the theatre’s...

A new card detailing what questions it is illegal to ask at an audition is to be created after actors complained they are being...

I was a part of a trio called Bemarro Sisters. We wrote and directed our own plays, which we performed at the Albany Empire...

1. Be yourself Explore what makes you ridiculous. Find what makes you laugh and gives you pleasure on stage, what makes you happy. Don’t just copy...

Cimarosa’s Il Matrimonio Segreto was the runaway hit of 1792 following its first performance before Emperor Leopold II, who insisted upon an encore immediately...

The National Theatre has launched a new podcast series featuring actor Harriet Walter, NT director Rufus Norris and politician Ed Miliband. The NT has launched...

Choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui is well known for his collaborative approach to dance and ongoing explorations of various styles. For Milonga, first created in...

Cabaret star Meow Meow brings her engaging, eclectic style to the Brighton Festival for this specially commissioned song cycle on the history of the...

The world premiere of a new opera featuring a Welsh-language libretto is a singular event, notwithstanding Wales’ reputation as the ‘land of song’. For...

Trina Haldar set up Mashi Theatre in 2013 to address the lack of high-quality, diverse work for young people. She tells Tim Bano about...

Equity is to redouble efforts to support D/deaf and disabled actors and stage managers to increase their visibility within the industry. The issue was raised...
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