The Stage is a British weekly newspaper and website covering the entertainment industry, and particularly theatre. It was founded in 1880. It contains news, reviews, opinion, features, and recruitment advertising.
With venues shut, many creatives have turned to video-sharing platform TikTok to showcase their talents. Now, a trend for reimagining musicals on the app is redefining and democratising the form. TikTok creators, including Bridgerton musical duo Barlow and Bear, tell The Stage how they are reaching new audiences