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UK Theatre Awards

Around 10 years ago, I was in New York and an American actor mentioned how fortunate it was that I could be there during...

Exeter’s Bike Shed Theatre is to close after eight years, citing funding issues. Management of the theatre said its bar, which is run as a...

The latest press night parties, new shows in rehearsal, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week's highlights include opening nights of Beowulf at...

There is still an “awful long way to go” before female writers are equally represented on stage, playwright Lizzie Nunnery has said. Nunnery, who was...

Designer Jon Bausor has said the “white, middle-class” theatre design sector needs to be more inviting to people from different backgrounds. The set and costume...

Sheffield Theatres’ musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie has scooped two accolades at this year’s UK Theatre Awards. Actor John McCrea won the award for best performance...

Best presentation of touring theatre Winner: Nuffield Southampton Theatres for the world premier touring musical production of Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox Also nominated: Northern Ballet Curve on...

David Hare will be given this year's Gielgud award for excellence in the dramatic arts at the 2017 UK Theatre Awards. The playwright, whose most...

Lyn Gardner will be recognised for her outstanding contribution to British theatre at this month's UK Theatre Awards. The theatre journalist and critic for the...
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