regional-theatre

This time last week, I was looking ahead to autumn theatre highlights in London. I've also written a piece about the most exciting shows...

A new theatre company will take residency in a 12th-century abbey in Northamptonshire when it reopens following a £6 million restoration in 2017. Warts and...

The new operator of the troubled Lincoln Theatre Royal has vowed to revive the venue, making it one that the city can "be proud...

Manchester’s Royal Exchange and the West Yorkshire Playhouse are to host paid three-month placements as part of the Regional Theatre Young Directors Scheme, focusing...

Simon Stephens has defended regional theatre audiences, claiming they want to see more challenging drama just as much as theatregoers in London. The writer also...

The UK’s regional producing houses should be dismantled and reassembled with a greater focus on collaboration and less emphasis on the current “hierarchical model”,...

Set designer Bunny Christie has claimed tighter production budgets are hitting the quality of sets in regional theatres, and may put off aspiring designers. Christie...

Some councils still fund theatres The state of arts funding from local authorities is a huge threat to culture nationally, and we salute The Stage...

Walter Meierjohann, head of theatre at Manchester venue Home, has insisted the city is not just a testing ground for London-bound shows. He hailed the...
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