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The Stage Podcast, Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016, part 6 In our sixth Edinburgh episode, we catch up with Sarah-Louise Young, who is juggling three shows...

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A giant tent-shaped enigma in the centre of the Edinburgh Fringe, the Ladyboys of Bangkok’s show is approaching its 20th year of UK touring....

Sarah Hehir’s compassionate new play, Zero Down, is set in the staff room of a care home. Benni and Leyla are suspicious of student...

Nick Mohammed’s alter ego Mr Swallow has a Houdini tribute show to try out on us, complete with recreations of the magician and escapologist's...

Make no mistake, Hot Brown Honey is an angry show. That anger manifests itself in the thud of the hip-hop score, the insistent rant...

A new touring production of Be My Baby is in turmoil after a third of the cast walked out of the show, following an...

The number of students taking performing arts GCSE in the UK has dropped by 9% year on year, new figures reveal. GCSE results, which were...

A mentoring scheme offering emerging directors placements with production companies and broadcasters has been launched. Industry body Directors UK said the scheme, a joint initiative...

It was while touring with Donald Wolfit’s company in 1942 as a callow 17-year-old that Brian Rix decided to emulate the great tragedian by...

Verbatim theatre may have its limitations but by its very nature, it can be the most expressive, naturalistic form of drama. Bristol based Propolis...

There’s a growing awareness of issues around mental health, but it’s still something people often feel uncomfortable talking about. A few months ago, mental health...

Edmonton Fringe CANADA/EDMONTON Running in parallel with Edinburgh, the 35th Edmonton Fringe has opened. With 213 shows over 11 days, it is the oldest fringe event...

Foreign productions at Edinburgh come with a range of budgets, from lavish cast-of-thousands spectaculars at the Edinburgh International Festival to shoestring bare-stage solo acts...
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