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Gareth Gates and Simon Webbe are to star in the West End premiere of musical The 3 Little Pigs. Written by George Stiles and Anthony...
Plymouth Palace. Photo: Guy Harris

Plymouth’s derelict Palace Theatre has been saved by a youth training charity. Last year the Theatre’s Trust named the Palace one of the top three...

A play with music by Che Walker features in Theatre Royal Stratford East’s autumn season. The season also includes the return of Home Theatre, which...

Marc Napolitano’s Oliver! A Dickensian Musical has won the 2015 Theatre Book Prize. Actor Timothy West presented the award today (May 22) on behalf of...
Tamara Rojo at the London City Island development. Photo:P Curties

English National Ballet is to move to a new multi-million pound home in east London. The new base, which is part of the London City...
Attendees at the Edinburgh Fringe

Edinburgh's position as the world's pre-eminent festival city faces challenges from the digital revolution, public investment and city infrastructure, according to a major new...

Jermyn Street Theatre has become the latest venue to sign a wage agreement with Equity, which guarantees actors and stage managers national minimum wage...
Cardboard Citizens chief executive Adrian Jackson with ambassador Kate Winslet

A theatre company that works with homeless people will commission seven new plays as part of a £300,000 project exploring the current housing crisis. Cardboard...

Robert Powell is to star in a touring production of King Charles III this autumn. Powell is to play the eponymous king in the production,...

Hamlet in Hanoi Vietnam/Hanoi As part of a move to restore its status after a period of financial uncertainty, the Vietnam National Drama Theatre will...
Pirates of Penzance, English National Opera. Photo: Tristram Kenton

English National Opera’s cinema broadcast of Mike Leigh’s The Pirates of Penzance has become the most lucrative opera to be screened in cinemas. It has...

West End musical The Commitments is to end its run at the Palace Theatre after more than two years. It has played more than 1,000...