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UK City of Culture 2017

The need to escape is signposted all over the stage set for this adaptation of Marina Lewycka’s novel. Ladders are propped up at the...

Playwright James Graham has slammed “nightmare” local arts funding cuts, but praised Hull City Council for investing in culture. Graham, who has two plays opening...

Theatremakers in Hull are hailing the birth of “something special” in the city’s performing arts scene, as demonstrated by a particularly strong showing at...

Casual staff at Hull New Theatre will have to reapply for their roles at the reopened venue. The theatre relaunches on September 16 with a performance...

Coventry, Paisley, Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland and Swansea have been revealed as the five places shortlisted to become UK City of Culture in 2021. Arts minister John...

Nine out of 10 Hull residents took part in cultural activity during the first three months of the UK City of Culture celebrations. According to...

The end of the world has arrived – in a city at the "end of the line". Hull is never mentioned in Flood, this...

Sunderland, Portsmouth, Perth and Coventry are among the 11 areas bidding to be the UK City of Culture in 2021. Hereford, Paisley, St Davids and...

Hull New Theatre is to reopen following a £16 million refurbishment with the Royal Ballet’s first visit to the city in 30 years, as...
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