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As we venture deeper into pantoland, major stage musicals open in Manchester and Leeds, a new Ivo van Hove production gets underway in London...

At a time when the British press discusses America more than it does Britain, along comes this autumn’s second West End Sam Shepard revival...

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Who is going to be the winner in 2017, and walk away with the incredible £3,000 cash prize, plus an amazing media package? Could...

Contemporary theatre festival Mayfest has been forced to cancel next year’s event due to funding issues, and will move to becoming a biennial offering...

Rosemary Squire has revealed the challenges she faced in her early days as a theatre producer, after being appointed an honorary fellow at Trinity...

Salisbury Playhouse is going all out to cater for every age range with this charming family musical, aimed at the tiniest tots (and their...

The Christmas show at Belfast’s Waterfront Hall is a low-budget, value-for-money affair, and is all the more popular for those very reasons.  A single...

Putting panto into a space the size of Derby Arena poses huge challenges and isn’t always a comfortable thing. There’s a lot of lavish...

In the 10 years I’ve been in China, the country has turned into something of a global hotbed for theatrical experimentation. Over the past five years,...

Writer and director Alexander Zeldin is best known for Beyond Caring, his play about a group of cleaners working on zero-hours contracts. He speaks...

Solo theatre has rapidly evolved over the past couple of decades into an adaptable art form that opens doors the world over, no matter...

As a script writer and dame, Andrew Pollard's panto pedigree is impressive. Aladdin is the fifth he's penned for Salisbury Playhouse and his second...

There's no mistaking that young Dick is heading for London in this production: Fairy Bowbells (Helen Power) introduces the show with a strong cockney...

Soho Theatre, the Tricycle Theatre and Theatre Peckham are among five London venues to each receive £5,000 towards making repairs and improving accessibility. The money...
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