NEWS

Theatre Royal Nottingham in 1955. Photo: Nottingham Local Studies Library/Picturethepast

A commemorative book marking 150 years of Nottingham’s Theatre Royal will be published in September. The book, Theatre Royal Nottingham 150 Years, features the history...

Teatre Lliure season SPAIN/BARCELONA Barcelona’s Teatre Lliure has announced its programme for the 2015/16 season, its 40th, including the return of Nuria Espert as King...
The Albany's artistic director Gavin Barlow. Photo: Patrick Baldwin

South London theatre the Albany has joined together with a local social housing company to provide cheaper tickets for residents, in an attempt to...
Terri Paddock. Photo: Mads Holst

A date has been set for a hearing at which Whatsonstage founding member Terri Paddock will be told how much compensation she is due...
Edinburgh Royal Mile. Photo: Jane Kranendonk/Shutterstock

Ballet dancer Sylvie Guillem, actor Juliette Binoche and director Robert Lepage will discuss their work as part of the BBC’s coverage of this year’s...

Danny Lee Wynter and Belinda Lang are to star in Nuffield’s production of The Glass Menagerie. Directed by Samuel Hodges, the show runs at the...
Udderbelly has hosted a mixture of circus, dance, cabaret, music and comedy. Photo: Fraser Cameron

Fringe venue Udderbelly is going overseas for the first time to host a two-month festival in Hong Kong. The eye-catching structure – shaped like an upside-down...
Wales Millennium Centre won the most welcoming theatre award at last year's ceremony. Photo: Pamela Raith Photography

The most welcoming theatre category at this year’s UK Theatre Awards has been revamped so that a venue in each region of the country...
Ellie-Ann Lowe and Francesca Jackson in Dusty at the Charing Cross Theatre. Photo: Johan Persson

New musical Dusty is being forced to recast five actors from the production who have left amid complaints of unrest on the show. The show,...

PLAYS • The Mentalists is to close in the West End one month earlier than planned, with producers blaming a “challenging post-summer period”. Stephen Merchant...

The Old Red Lion Theatre is to stage the world premiere of Arthur Miller's first play, No Villain. The 1936 play is being produced in...
West Yorkshire Playhouse

Plans for a multi-million pound redevelopment of West Yorkshire Playhouse have moved one step closer after Leeds City Council granted the project £4.9 million. The...