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@westendproducer opinions on actors being asked their age in auditions? Frowned upon or down right unacceptable? — Rachel Harper (@Rachel__Harper) June 8, 2017 It is unlawful...

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Robert Icke's Mary Stuart adaptation will transfer to the West End next year, and casting has been announced for the first new show from...

London’s Theatre503 will partner with the American Playwriting Foundation to premiere works from finalists of the Relentless Award playwriting prize. The Relentless Festival on June...

Jude Law has backed a new campaign to give a free theatre trip to every child. The pioneering initiative from London’s Albany theatre and ARC,...

The fortnightly compendium of newspaper theatre reviews was launched in 1981 and has recently joined the digital age. Nick Smurthwaite discovers how it has...

Above the Stag in London’s Vauxhall is the only full-time professional LGBT+ theatre in the country and is growing rapidly. Paul Vale talks to...

Long before the term ‘fake news’, there was ‘clickbait’ – the persistent suggestion that contemporary web journalism is being degraded by a chase for...

Bill Kenwright's production of Evita will return to the West End for 12 weeks in July. It runs at the Phoenix Theatre from July 28 to...

London’s Jermyn Street Theatre is to be ‘relaunched’ as a full-time producing house under new artistic director Tom Littler as he announces his first...

Six of the UK’s leading drama schools have been awarded gold status under the government’s new Teaching Excellence Framework. Rose Bruford College of Theatre and...

Now in its 27th year and long established as one of Europe’s leading Shakespeare productions, Stafford Gatehouse’s annual tribute to the playwright in the open...

@westendproducer opinions on actors being asked their age in auditions? Frowned upon or down right unacceptable? — Rachel Harper (@Rachel__Harper) June 8, 2017 It is unlawful...

Once the decision has been made to try to break into the performing arts, 16 to 18-year-olds can choose from a variety of courses...
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