NEWS

Richard Gadd's Monkey See Monkey Do has been crowned best comedy show at the Edinburgh Fringe. He beat six other comedians to the prize at...

Theatre company the Atticist will take its Edinburgh Festival Fringe show to New York next year after winning this year's Carol Tambor Award. The award...

Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to reverse more than £40 million of arts cuts, in a newly announced arts policy. The policy, unveiled by the Labour...

Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts has dropped its writing musicals course after just a year. The course’s lead staff claimed that a lack of external...

Directors are pushing for strengthened rights during a show’s development stages, with a new set of clauses that call for proper pay and credit. Industry...

Joe McElderry is to return to play the lead role in a 2017 tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Former X Factor winner...

A magician who accused West End show Impossible of stealing one of his acts has settled his dispute with producer Jamie Hendry. In a statement...

Performers Sarah-Louise Young and Delme Thomas are among the final winners of this year’s The Stage Edinburgh Awards. They join theatre company RashDash and performers...

Props, posters and correspondence from Tommy Cooper’s personal archive have been acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum. The V&A has purchased the Tommy Cooper...

Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Miss Saigon is to tour the UK next year. The Boublil and Schonberg musical, which completed a West End run...

Summerhall has continued its awards domination at Edinburgh, garnering a further four Fringe First prizes. This brings its tally of The Scotsman's awards for new...

Edinburgh fringe venue Summerhall has scooped four prizes at the Total Theatre Awards, continuing its dominance of awards at the festival this year. The award...
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