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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT

While his lack of experience in the industry meant his appointment in 2016 was a surprise to many, Ambassador Theatre Group’s chief executive is...

Ringing phones? Rustling sweet wrappers? Common complaints of ‘bad behaviour’ from audience members. But the author of a new book tells Lyn Gardner that...

Stage and screen star Hayley Atwell is currently playing two lead roles a night in Measure for Measure at the Donmar Warehouse. She tells...

In our October episode, critics Tim Bano and Lyn Gardner discuss Marianne Elliott's new gender-swapped production of Company by Stephen Sondheim with comedian Tom...

Though critics and audiences might often agree when naming their top performers, it can be difficult to define what characterises the very best actors....

Theatre was thrown into the national spotlight with the emergence of the #MeToo movement. Led by the Royal Court, the industry pledged to change,...

Best director Sponsored by Smith and Williamson Winner: Katy Rudd for The Almighty Sometimes at the Royal Exchange, Manchester Also nominated: Iwan Lewis for One Minute at the...

Leading theatremakers including Vicky Featherstone, Rufus Norris, Dominic Cooke and Maxine Peake tell David Benedict about the writer’s influence on their work and how...

As a new award seeks to give casting directors overdue recognition for their key role in shaping productions – not to mention actors’ careers...

Having left Ambassador Theatre Group, the mega-business they founded, the irrepressible impresarios are rebuilding their empire. They tell Alistair Smith about their ambitious plans...

Every year London’s commercial theatres are accused of profiteering, as ticket prices rocket and the industry boasts of record-breaking revenues. But analysing the high...

More than 40% of theatre professionals and students polled by The Stage say they have been bullied, while one in three has experienced sexual...
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