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At Theatre 2016, Sheena Wrigley, executive director of Home in Manchester, called on regional theatres to reconsider their operating models, claiming venue's run under...

What is The Stage Critic Search? The Stage Critic Search 2016 is a competition to find the best new critics. Launched in 2015, it is...

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Musical Sweet Charity is to be staged at the Royal Exchange in Manchester this Christmas, as part of a new season that also sees...

Poole arts centre Lighthouse is to shut its door for four months this summer as it begins work on a £5.3 million capital refurbishment...

More than £8.5 million of European Union funding has been spent on UK arts and culture projects in the past two years. English National Opera,...

Tony Robinson has been awarded an honorary life membership of the actors’ union Equity. The actor and TV presenter was presented with the title at...

My first audition was in South Africa (where I’m originally from) at His Majesty’s Theatre for the musical Annie at 11 years old. My cousin...

1. Come prepared Bring with you everything you need. That includes any music in folders, amps and whatever you need for your song, or performance...

This week’s great theatre scandal is the National Theatre’s proposal to strip critics of their traditional invitation to bring a guest to press night...

Equity is to call on theatres and producers across the UK to ease their demands on actors who are parents or carers. The union’s members...

Theatre producers “get a rough deal” because their role is “totally misunderstood” by the public and the sector, the head of a leading production...

Equity has said it will pursue more directors to join the union, after an admission that it has historically failed people working in the...

For a generation of theatregoers, the appearances of Japanese director Yukio Ninagawa’s visually spellbinding amalgams of East and West brought an exotic Oriental colour...

Imagine a city in which nature has run out of control. Birds begin to flock unnaturally, insects multiply all over the place and foxes...
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