Cameron Mackintosh said The Phantom of the Opera would "permanently shut down", but Andrew Lloyd Webber reassured fans it would reopen "as soon as possible" – what is going on with the hit musical? asks David Benedict
With the fringe cancelled this summer, Edinburgh hopefuls are eyeing 2021 – but will it be back next year? And if so, what will it look like and what size will it be? Artists and fringe leaders tell The Stage about the value of the festival and how this could be a chance to remake it for the future
For almost 30 years, Stan’s Cafe has created eclectic, thought-provoking plays that explore complex ideas. Rather than releasing film of previous productions during the theatre shutdown, artistic director James Yarker explains why the company has chosen to create new work for the digital medium
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