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Actor and comedian Josie Lawrence is to star in a new production of Mother Courage and her Children. The play by Bertolt Brecht, translated by...

Charity Help Musicians UK is launching a new 24/7 mental health service, saying it has identified a “mental health crisis” in the industry. The organisation...

Visa issues have forced the cancellation of a production in the first showcase of Arab theatre and dance at the Edinburgh Fringe, with a...

Kenneth Branagh has praised the Globe's decision to make Michelle Terry artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe, describing it as a "really exciting appointment". Speaking to...

HQ Theatres has become the second major theatre operator to introduce in-seat refreshment delivery at its venues. HQ, which is part of Qdos Entertainment and...

London’s Bush Theatre has announced that its executive director Jon Gilchrist is to step down. Gilchrist will leave his position at the end of 2017...

ITI World Congress SPAIN/SEGOVIA More than 600 theatre professionals attended the nine days of the 35th World Congress of the International Theatre Institute, held in Segovia....

The number of people working in the creative industries is growing at four times the rate of the UK workforce as a whole, new...

Gina McKee is to star in new play Boudica at Shakespeare's Globe. The Notting Hill star, whose recent stage credits include Faith Healer at the...

Mark Rylance has welcomed Michelle Terry's appointment at Shakespeare's Globe, claiming that the challenge of the theatre "is greatest for the actor". When Terry takes...

A derelict art deco cinema in east London will be transformed into a new cultural centre. Plans were approved by Hackney Council to turn the...

Parts of the nation risk becoming “cultural deserts” unless public attitudes towards arts philanthropy shift, the leader of a fundraising consultancy has said. Caroline McCormick,...
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