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Forget partridges and pear trees, if your true love works in theatre – or is training – you’ll want to find an appropriate seasonal...

No, Dreamgirls is not the stage version of the Oscar-winning film but an original 1981 Broadway stage musical that was turned into a 2006...

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Anna Sewell's much-loved novel gets a brisk trot around the paddock in Andy Manley, Andy Cannon and Shona Reppe's new take on the story...

There is no denying that Daniel Buckroyd’s take on the perennial tale of Dick Whittington feels a little overstuffed. With co-writer Fine Time Fontayne,...

Anais Lone, 16, from London, has won The Stage Scholarship at Wac Arts. The award, worth £7,500, is equivalent to one full scholarship, covering fees for the...

To be, or not to be good. That’s the question facing Pinocchio when he finds it's harder being a boy than a puppet. If...

After a lumbering first half, Peter and the Starcatcher rears into brilliant life. It’s great when it gets going – a beautiful exploration of...

Sally Cookson’s 2012 production of JM Barrie’s Peter Pan, revived and revised at the National Theatre for Christmas, sees her reuniting with many of...

Loud, brash and somewhat abrasive, Qdos's Jack and the Beanstalk gets a slick Edinburgh veneer for the King's ruling panto triumvirate of dame Allan Stewart (Dame Trot), daft...

Much children's theatre seems to be based on successful books, so it's really refreshing when a piece comes along without accompanying merchandise. Unburdened by...

Oldham Coliseum will get a new home after the Arts Council agreed a multimillion-pound funding injection. The £30 million new building, which will house two...

Manuscripts from JB Priestley, Joan Littlewood and Shelagh Delaney will be published free of charge on a British Library website aimed at students and...

There is a real sense of condensed energy in Two Bit Classics’ take on Jane Austen’s much loved Pride and Prejudice. Regularly touring since...

Jamie Lloyd is to direct a double bill of Philip Ridley works at Shoreditch Town Hall next year. Immersive productions of the two plays, Killer...
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