NEWS

Five theatremakers from the West Midlands are to create new plays with and for communities across Birmingham as part of a new £750,000 scheme. The...

Taking part in arts activities reduces the chance of young offenders committing another crime by up to a fifth, claims new research. According to statistics...

Jude Kelly, artistic director of Southbank Centre, and playwright Bonnie Greer are among the leading women in the arts challenging the blocking of Althea...

Contemporary dance company Rambert has announced an artistic development partnership with the Dutch National Ballet to nurture choreographers and composers from both companies. The partnership...

John Owen-Jones is to join Frances Ruffelle in the upcoming London revival of The Wild Party, it has been announced. The musical is the first...

The National Theatre's production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is to close in the West End next year. It will...

Proposals to build a 650-seat temporary theatre in a West End park have been withdrawn after facing strong criticism from neighbours. Entertainment and events company...

North London venue the Park Theatre has joined forces with film and TV bodies to launch a scheme aimed at encouraging greater working between...

Contemporary theatre festival Mayfest has been forced to cancel next year’s event due to funding issues, and will move to becoming a biennial offering...

Rosemary Squire has revealed the challenges she faced in her early days as a theatre producer, after being appointed an honorary fellow at Trinity...

Soho Theatre, the Tricycle Theatre and Theatre Peckham are among five London venues to each receive £5,000 towards making repairs and improving accessibility. The money...

Birmingham Hippodrome has launched a campaign to raise £12,000 in 12 days, to expand its programme of relaxed performances. After it was unsuccessful in gaining...
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