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West End show Wicked is partnering with a technology company to launch what is being described as London theatre’s first social booking service. The platform...

London night tsar Amy Lamé has encouraged theatres across the capital to open later, describing them as “the backbone of London’s evening economy”. Her comments...

The producer of Horrible Histories and David Walliams’ Gangsta Granny has pulled all future shows from Leeds Grand Theatre in protest at its “totally...

London mayor Sadiq Khan has joined campaigners in criticising the exclusion of the arts from the English Baccalaureate. Khan also launched an attack on the...

A new musical based on the life of Cilla Black is to hold open auditions to find its star. The musical will premiere in Black's...

The Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre have written to the government calling for a “fundamental review” of the planned increase in business...

Indira Varma and Julian Ovenden will appear in Martin Crimp's The Treatment at the Almeida Theatre in London They join the previously announced Aisling Loftus...

Sienna Miller and Jack O’Connell are to star in a new Young Vic production of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof. The Tennessee Williams...

Edinburgh fringe producer Assembly will stage live performance at the city's Assembly Rooms for the first time since 2010. It follows a year in which...

Theatre workers have come together to launch a campaign that hopes to combat the “inexcusable” lack of recycling in the West End. Save the Planet,...

A transgender artist and campaigner has launched what claims to be the first trans-led theatre company in England. Trans Creative, led by theatremaker Kate O’Donnell,...

Russian arts in the US US/WASHINGTON DC Two leading Russian companies are in Washington DC. The Mariinsky opera company is making its annual visit to the John F...
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