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For the past year, I’ve been working on a report investigating the UK’s offstage theatre and performing arts workforce. It has been fascinating and...

An independent report has warned that the offstage theatre sector is characterised by low pay, poor professionalism and a shortage of skilled workers. Trade bodies...

Producer Kenny Wax has been appointed president of the Society of London Theatre. He will take over the role from Caro Newling, who has led...

Theatres across London are joining the British Red Cross’ fundraising efforts to support the victims of last week’s terror attacks in the capital. On June...

The TKTS discount ticket booth in London’s Leicester Square is set be radically re-designed, and include a performance space, if new plans are approved...

West End shows including 42nd Street, An American in Paris, School of Rock and The Wind in the Willows are among shows giving children...

Theatres around the UK took a record £1.12 billion at the box office in 2016, despite severe local authority funding cuts. Industry body UK Theatre...

UK Theatre and the Society of London Theatre have called on the main political parties to make manifesto commitments to investigate the damage caused...

I find Julian Bird’s remarks on the “crisis” regarding a lack of young blood in the industry (‘SOLT chief: Theatre faces technical skills crisis’,...
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