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As tickets for West End production Hamilton go on sale, producer Cameron Mackintosh has revealed his plans to combat ticket touts. This will mean...

Theatre workers have long used a range of witty, irreverent and occasionally baffling phrases to describe what goes on in the industry. Adam Jacot...

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Nominees for the UK’s first awards ceremony to honour councillors and local authorities who champion the arts have been announced. The nominees for the inaugural...

Welcome to Lacy’s, a dusty, unkempt Massachusetts general store with no customers, few prospects, and an awful lot of debt. Proprietor Gene Lacy (Hamish...

Theatregoers who signed up for priority booking for forthcoming musical Hamilton have praised the online process for being quick and “stress-free”. More than 100,000 people...

David Walliams’ Awful Auntie has become the author’s latest book to be adapted for the stage. The stage production will open at the Capitol Theatre...

I’m a European actor with a reasonable body of work in my native country, including stage roles with our national theatre company and two...

The ongoing refugee crisis in Europe is one of the great unsolved problems of our times. It also presents a very real difficulty to...

A comic-grotesque fantasy in which Nekrotzar – a figure representing Death, the "Grand Macabre" of the title – menaces the pleasure-loving population of fictional...

You’ve heard of fusion cuisine? Well, for its first production Ragged Edge has created fusion theatre, partly inspired by a Bangladeshi saying that, roughly...

  Plans to demolish the Coronet Theatre in Elephant and Castle have been outlined in a redevelopment application submitted to the local council. The south London...

This contemporary drawing room comedy by David K Barnes might not break new ground but it is a properly funny. Birthday Suit is a...

Emotion, violence and meaning bubble up like magma in Malthouse Theatre's scrupulously presented take on Joan Lindsay's 1966 novel, Picnic at Hanging Rock. Mythic in...

In Blak Whyte Gray, hip-hop dance company Boy Blue Entertainment extend the expressive capabilities of their form in fascinating style. Choreographed by Kenrick Sandy...
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