PICKS

Contemporary reboots of the great works of world theatre aim to ‘reclaim them for our time’. But is something being lost along the way? There is...

Six years after directing his first play, Robert Hastie has already come full circle as he takes the reins as artistic director at the...

Everybody’s talking about self-taping. Equity has led the cover of its summer magazine with a handy guide of how-tos; my Facebook feed bubbles up...

Theatres are being advised to ensure their staff and buildings are prepared to deal with an attack, following the bombing in Manchester on May...

As the outdoor theatre season opens, producers clasp their hands and mutter their petitions heavenwards for balmy evenings and happy audiences, even while counting...

Last week, playwright Edward Albee's estate was criticised for removing the rights to a US production of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? after a...

The first images of the new cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have been released. It is the first time the lead characters...

Jack West, 23, who trained as an actor at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, is the writer for Lago Theatre, a company formed by...

An American in Paris in London. That's the situation at the Dominion Theatre for the time being, as Christopher Wheeldon's acclaimed musical, having played in Paris...

Previous winners of The Stage Scholarships scheme have found success in all aspects of the performing arts industry. Last year, 139 children and young adults,...
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