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This is part of a series of five posts detailing the top 50 musical theatre composers of all time. Compiled by The Stage associate...

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...

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The set is a deliberate distraction. A decaying Victorian warehouse with broken windows, a cast iron fire escape and a hint of foliage, it...

I'm all for the West End offering commercial outings of the classics, but things are coming to a pretty pass when two theatres that...

A play discovered through a development scheme at the Park Theatre in north London is to receive its world premiere at the venue in...

Hull's 2017 UK City of Culture programme has announced a £3 million partnership with the Heritage Lottery Fund. HLF has become a principal partner of...

Arts Council England is to change the structure of its governing board, splitting its deputy chief executive position into two separate roles. The news comes...

Theatre tickets are being sold unlawfully by some secondary ticketing sites, new research has found. Seatwave, Viagogo, StubHub and GetMeIn! were among sellers found to...

April de Angelis and Barney Norris are among six writers commissioned to write new plays for the Bush Theatre's off-site production This Place We...

West End shows including The Lion King, Mamma Mia!, Guys and Dolls and Matilda are included in this year’s Kids Week initiative. Running during August,...

For the uninitiated (and, in fact, the initiated) Equity’s Annual Representative Conference can feel really quite silly. Performers, stage managers and retirees all gather together...

Never mind his new role as mayor of London, Sadiq Khan could easily consider a career in stand-up. At least, judging by a reception...

Harsh cuts? We can work it out Thank you for highlighting the grotesque, humiliating and immediate funding cut that we and Rose Bruford are experiencing...

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