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Theatre publisher Nick Hern Books has launched a subscription service, offering monthly deliveries of new play texts. Each month, subscribers will receive a newly published...

Theatre Royal Stratford East will make its pantomime available for streaming to local hospitals and care homes. Its production of Dick Whittington will be captured...

Musical & Juliet has received 13 nominations for this year’s WhatsOnStage Awards, which will be held on March 1, 2020 at the Prince of...

Michael Billington has criticised the raised status of directors within theatre today, arguing that they have taken on the role of "supreme creative artist". The...

A new musical adaptation of Monsoon Wedding will open at  Leeds Playhouse next year. Based on the film of the same name, the musical explores...

Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester has launched a scheme to offer local young people free trips to see a show at the venue. It comes...

Members of staff at Scotland's Cumbernauld Theatre are facing redundancy, as the company prepares to relocate next year. The theatre, based in Cumbernauld House Park,...

The BBC has made a number of pledges to improve disability representation on and off screen, including new job opportunities on flagship shows and...

A former ticketing manager at theatre website WhatsOnStage has been given a 16-month suspended sentence after pleading guilty to stealing more than £80,000 from...

Mark Ravenhill’s The Cane and musical In the Willows by Poppy Burton-Morgan have been nominated for the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Awards 2020. Ravenhill’s...

Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds artistic director Karen Simpson is stepping down following an incurable cancer diagnosis. Simpson will leave the post of chief executive...

Spotlight’s joining criteria has been branded “hypocritical” and “discriminatory” by agents and performers, who claim it is preventing swathes of actors over the age...
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