The Stage https://www.thestage.co.uk Since 1880 Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:49:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Motown the Musical extends into 2017 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/motown-the-musical-extends-into-2017/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/motown-the-musical-extends-into-2017/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:19:01 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429285 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/motown-the-musical-extends-into-2017/feed/ 0 Theatre Royal Stratford East launches new 80-seater https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/theatre-royal-stratford-east-launches-new-80-seater/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/theatre-royal-stratford-east-launches-new-80-seater/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:50:58 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429276 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/theatre-royal-stratford-east-launches-new-80-seater/feed/ 0 Government stands ground against EBacc arts petition https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/government-stands-ground-against-ebacc-arts-petition/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/government-stands-ground-against-ebacc-arts-petition/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:46:24 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429270 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/government-stands-ground-against-ebacc-arts-petition/feed/ 0 Libby Purves criticises BBC and national newspapers for regional neglect https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/libby-purves-criticises-bbc-and-national-newspapers-for-regional-neglect/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/libby-purves-criticises-bbc-and-national-newspapers-for-regional-neglect/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:43:26 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429269 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/libby-purves-criticises-bbc-and-national-newspapers-for-regional-neglect/feed/ 0 Natasha Tripney: Vanity projects will do the West End no favours https://www.thestage.co.uk/opinion/2016/natasha-tripney-vanity-projects-will-do-the-west-end-no-favours/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/opinion/2016/natasha-tripney-vanity-projects-will-do-the-west-end-no-favours/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:08:54 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429264 https://www.thestage.co.uk/opinion/2016/natasha-tripney-vanity-projects-will-do-the-west-end-no-favours/feed/ 0 Lucian Msamati: ‘Some people still see the colour, not the actor’ https://www.thestage.co.uk/uncategorized/2016/lucian-msamati-some-people-still-see-the-colour-not-the-actor/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/uncategorized/2016/lucian-msamati-some-people-still-see-the-colour-not-the-actor/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:00:22 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429066 https://www.thestage.co.uk/uncategorized/2016/lucian-msamati-some-people-still-see-the-colour-not-the-actor/feed/ 0 The American who became Britain’s first black Othello https://www.thestage.co.uk/features/2016/the-american-who-became-britains-first-black-othello/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/features/2016/the-american-who-became-britains-first-black-othello/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:00:19 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429105 https://www.thestage.co.uk/features/2016/the-american-who-became-britains-first-black-othello/feed/ 0 Roy Williams: Opportunities for working-class actors ‘will get worse and worse’ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/roy-williams-opportunities-for-working-class-actors-will-get-worse-and-worse/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/roy-williams-opportunities-for-working-class-actors-will-get-worse-and-worse/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:59:27 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429248 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/roy-williams-opportunities-for-working-class-actors-will-get-worse-and-worse/feed/ 0 West Yorkshire Playhouse to stage UK premiere of Strictly Ballroom musical https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/west-yorkshire-playhouse-to-stage-uk-premiere-of-strictly-ballroom-musical/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/west-yorkshire-playhouse-to-stage-uk-premiere-of-strictly-ballroom-musical/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:49:38 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429239 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/west-yorkshire-playhouse-to-stage-uk-premiere-of-strictly-ballroom-musical/feed/ 0 Performers who trod the boards at Edinburgh’s Empire sought https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/performers-who-trod-the-boards-at-edinburghs-empire-sought/ https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/performers-who-trod-the-boards-at-edinburghs-empire-sought/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:45:05 +0000 https://www.thestage.co.uk/?p=429241 https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/performers-who-trod-the-boards-at-edinburghs-empire-sought/feed/ 0