Editor's picks

Last week I listed my favourite directors of the classics, and today it's the turn of directors whose work in musicals I am a...

An American in Paris in London. That's the situation at the Dominion Theatre for the time being, as Christopher Wheeldon's acclaimed musical, having played in Paris...

Latest stories

New Arts Council England chair Nicholas Serota will use his first speech in the role to announce major new research into creative education. The joint...

A Salford-born actor has been named the winner of the 2017 Liverpool Hope Playwriting Prize. Simon Bradbury will receive £10,000 and the opportunity to have his...

Shakespeare's Globe is advertising for a new artistic director to succeed Emma Rice, with the organisation confirming it is working to "review the dynamics...

The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded £1.4 million to repair and revitalise a community arts centre in east London. A campaign to save a hidden...

I’m the parent of a young teenager who has recently featured as a regular in a popular children’s TV show. We’ve just heard that...

We are probably on safe ground when asserting that Michael Blakemore, an active 88, is one of the oldest stage directors still working. There...

Graeae Theatre Company's musical Reasons to Be Cheerful is to return for a new tour later this year. The show, described as part-gig part-play, was...

Trevor Nunn’s production of Love in Idleness will transfer to the West End following a run at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory. The comedy play by...

Last week, The Stage's careers advisor John Byrne wrote about the jobs people in the theatre industry do to make ends meet. This week...

Actor Tamsin Greig has accused Telegraph theatre critic Dominic Cavendish of using “unenlightened vocabulary” after he claimed her gender-swapped casting in Twelfth Night was contributing to...

Arts Council England has launched a survey into workplace diversity in a bid to improve representation in its own, and the cultural sector’s, employees. The...

Polka Theatre in London has been granted planning permission for a major redevelopment. Plans approved by Merton Council on March 16 will allow the children’s...
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