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Editor's picks

As Mark Shenton recently observed, there is a lot of new writing in London at the moment. The National Theatre only has a single...

Natasha Tripney Don’t miss Suzy Storck – Gate Theatre, London Ellen McDougall’s inuagural season at the Gate Theatre continues with Magali Mougel’s Suzy Storck, in a production...

Latest stories

Lyn Gardner has already done a very good job of covering the meat of last week’s Widening the Lens debate on diversity in criticism...

Director Mark Rosenblatt’s new production of Waiting for Godot deals less in existential speculation and more in the friendship between two men pitted against...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has announced that an Australian production of the play will open in Melbourne in 2019. Melbourne will be the...

London’s Old Vic has announced a season of world premieres in celebration of its 200th birthday, including new work by Joe Penhall and Sally...

Workers and volunteers at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe are to be questioned about pay and working conditions, as part of a survey launched by...

Hampstead Theatre in London has announced it is to stage three plays by emerging female playwrights. Georgia Christou’s debut play Yous Two, directed by Chelsea...

A recipient of Tony and BAFTA awards, Roy Dotrice had two other claims to fame – or, at least, to longevity and stamina –...

The case for a revival of Terry Johnson’s flight of fancy on the nature of fame is clear. More so than in 1982, when...

You can see why the idea appealed. The council chamber at County Hall, with its pillars and panelling, with its grand galleries, is on...

The Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting has announced its shortlist for the first time in its 11-year history. Actor Rebecca Callard and screenwriter Laurie Nunn are...

Theatre is, by its nature, a collaborative art form – why then, asks Javaad Alipoor, do we so often insist on crediting a single...

Meet our panel: We have given our panellists pen-names and used stock images but their biographies reflect their real career details...​​ Albert Parker is 60 and has...
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