regional theatre

Swanage’s Mowlem Theatre will become the latest venue to revive repertory theatre when its summer season opens in August. Productions of Yes, Prime Minister by...

Hull Truck Theatre, Derby Theatre, and Newcastle’s Live Theatre have set up a regional young actors' ensemble to give 18 to 25-year-olds free vocational...

There was a noticeable and very welcome shift in tone at this year’s Olivier Awards. No, I’m not talking about the new host, Jason Manford....

Theatre producer Karl Sydow has claimed the funding situation in the regions has reached “crisis point”. The Dirty Dancing producer, whose recent work includes City...

Lekan Lawal trained as an actor before moving into directing. He is resident at Derby Theatre as part of the Regional Theatre Young Directors Scheme. He tells Tim Bano about...

All roads lead to the Broadway Cinema in Letchworth, Hertfordshire. The magnificent art deco building opened to the public with Follow the Fleet, starring...

Playwright James Graham has claimed he doesn't premiere his plays in the regions because he fears the national media will not cover them. His comments...

The Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre have written to the government calling for a “fundamental review” of the planned increase in business...

Rising business rates combined with local authority arts cuts may lead to a “zero-subsidy model” for regional theatres. Higher business taxes that come into force...
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