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If I didn’t work as a theatre journalist, I’m pretty certain that I’d never actually go to the theatre. Alright, that’s quite a melodramatic statement,...

The Stage Podcast: Mark Thomas, interviewed by Thom Dibdin As he collects The Stage Special Award, part of The Stage Edinburgh Awards 2016, Mark Thomas...

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"Bloody Poles and Irish!" This is the opening line of John Osborne's 1957 play about the dying embers of the British Empire. It’s a...

It's always a pleasure to revisit Little Shop of Horrors, if not actually go flower shopping there. At a time when its creators Alan...

Kabinet K might be the Belgian dance company that works with both child and adult dancers, but this Raw is far from being uncooked....

In the Heights is to close in January 2017 after a run of over a year. Arun Blair-Mangat, Juliet Gough and Stephanie Rojas will join...

Baritone Huw Montague Rendall has won the 51st John Christie Award for a promising young singer. Montague Rendall was awarded the annual scholarship on August...

Joe Sumsion has announced he will step down as artistic director of the Dukes in Lancaster after nearly 10 years. The director has helmed the...

Georgia’s Tumanishvili Theatre usually has a surprise up its sleeve each time it comes to Edinburgh, and this time it's a powerful version of...

Inspired by a feature in the New York Times, They Built It. No One Came tells the story of two young gay men who...

There’s a machine out back that needs constant tending. Eric John Meyer’s engagingly strange play The Sister takes a familiar domestic set-up and plays...

Mairi Campbell is a Scottish folk singer and musician. In Pulse, her debut autobiographical solo show, part of the Made in Scotland showcase, she...

My first audition was at Jill Freud’s apartment in central London for the tap-dancing play Stepping Out. I’d never tapped in my life but...

1. Listen For Rotterdam, Jon Brittain’s play about gender and sexuality, we had a long period of just trying to hear as many voices as we...
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