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THEO BOSANQUET

Since graduating with a degree in Drama from Bristol University in 2004, Theo has worked as an assistant theatre director (with companies including NTC, Nuffield Southampton and Eastern Angles) script editor (for Handmade Films) and web content editor. In April 2008 he joined Whatsonstage.com, where he contributes and edits content across the main site, regional and specialist microsites. During that time he has interviewed many of Theatreland's biggest names and chaired countless Q&As on Whatsonstage.com Outings. He hails originally from Northumberland, where he was a member of the 2004-05 Arts Council-funded Interact theatre training scheme.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Good People (Noel Coward Theatre)Good People (Noel Coward Theatre)
Reviews
Richard Armitage confirmed to star in The Crucible at Old VicRichard Armitage confirmed to star in The Crucible at Old Vic
Theatre News
New play Wonderland at Hampstead marks Miners' Strike anniversaryNew play Wonderland at Hampstead marks Miners' Strike anniversary
Theatre News
Book of Mormon and Almeida win big at 2014 Olivier AwardsBook of Mormon and Almeida win big at 2014 Olivier Awards
Theatre News
David Suchet to play Lady Bracknell in West End Importance of Being EarnestDavid Suchet to play Lady Bracknell in West End Importance of Being Earnest
Theatre News
Moira Buffini: 'I set out to be fair to Margaret Thatcher'Moira Buffini: 'I set out to be fair to Margaret Thatcher'
Interviews
Samuel West launches '50p for culture' campaignSamuel West launches '50p for culture' campaign
Theatre News
Blazing Bard - RSC to mark Shakespeare's 450th birthday with 'spectacular display'Blazing Bard - RSC to mark Shakespeare's 450th birthday with 'spectacular display'
Theatre News
Sajid Javid replaces Maria Miller as culture secretarySajid Javid replaces Maria Miller as culture secretary
Theatre News
Maria Miller resigns as culture secretaryMaria Miller resigns as culture secretary
Theatre News
Nigel Lindsay: 'Every actor I know wants to work at the National Theatre'Nigel Lindsay: 'Every actor I know wants to work at the National Theatre'
Interviews
Golden Voice musical premieres under new title Best of FriendsGolden Voice musical premieres under new title Best of Friends
Theatre News
Clive Wood stars opposite Eve Best in Globe's Antony and CleopatraClive Wood stars opposite Eve Best in Globe's Antony and Cleopatra
Theatre News
Another Country (West End)Another Country (West End)
Reviews
Martin Freeman plays Richard III in Jamie Lloyd's second Trafalgar seasonMartin Freeman plays Richard III in Jamie Lloyd's second Trafalgar season
Theatre News
Monty Python call time with 'last ever' show at O2 Arena on 20 JulyMonty Python call time with 'last ever' show at O2 Arena on 20 July
Theatre News
Birmingham Hippodrome reports record attendance, boosted by 'blockbuster productions'Birmingham Hippodrome reports record attendance, boosted by 'blockbuster productions'
Theatre News
April de Angelis appointed NT writer in residence, more casting for Medea and BallyturkApril de Angelis appointed NT writer in residence, more casting for Medea and Ballyturk
Theatre News
Cast: Shaun Evans in Chichester double bill, Tricycle's Colby Sisters and 503's StarsCast: Shaun Evans in Chichester double bill, Tricycle's Colby Sisters and 503's Stars
Theatre News
Headlong's 1984 embarks on second tour in autumnHeadlong's 1984 embarks on second tour in autumn
Theatre News
Benny, Björn and Bernadette Peters join Olivier Awards line-upBenny, Björn and Bernadette Peters join Olivier Awards line-up
Theatre News
Henry Goodman, Ronald Harwood and Martin Sherman receive Jewish Theatre awardsHenry Goodman, Ronald Harwood and Martin Sherman receive Jewish Theatre awards
Theatre News
Simon Gray's Vale of Health cycle transfers to Hampstead main houseSimon Gray's Vale of Health cycle transfers to Hampstead main house
Theatre News
Channel 4's Tessa Ross appointed National Theatre chief executiveChannel 4's Tessa Ross appointed National Theatre chief executive
Theatre News
Barbican confirms Benedict Cumberbatch's HamletBarbican confirms Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet
Theatre News
BBC promises 'strongest commitment to the arts in a generation'BBC promises 'strongest commitment to the arts in a generation'
Theatre News
20 Questions: Other Desert Cities' Martha Plimpton - 'I'm so thrilled to be in London'20 Questions: Other Desert Cities' Martha Plimpton - 'I'm so thrilled to be in London'
Interviews
Old materials 'principal cause' of Apollo ceiling collapse, says CouncilOld materials 'principal cause' of Apollo ceiling collapse, says Council
Theatre News
Good People starring Imelda Staunton confirms West End transferGood People starring Imelda Staunton confirms West End transfer
Theatre News
Theatre industry welcomes Chancellor's tax breakTheatre industry welcomes Chancellor's tax break
Theatre News
Full Monty writer signs petition against closureFull Monty writer signs petition against closure
Theatre News
Old Vic stages Kevin Spacey as Darrow and Kristin Scott Thomas in ElectraOld Vic stages Kevin Spacey as Darrow and Kristin Scott Thomas in Electra
Theatre News
Jonathan Mills announces final EIF programme, themed around culture and conflictJonathan Mills announces final EIF programme, themed around culture and conflict
Theatre News
Cast 'devastated' by news of Full Monty closureCast 'devastated' by news of Full Monty closure
Theatre News
Odyssey musical wins inaugural Perfect Pitch AwardOdyssey musical wins inaugural Perfect Pitch Award
Theatre News
Ralph Fiennes returns to National for Shaw's Man and Superman?Ralph Fiennes returns to National for Shaw's Man and Superman?
Gossip
Tom Conti returns to West End in Twelve Angry MenTom Conti returns to West End in Twelve Angry Men
Theatre News
Sean Holmes on extending Secret Theatre and challenging the culture of literalismSean Holmes on extending Secret Theatre and challenging the culture of literalism
Interviews
Oliviers 2014: A strong year for musicalsOliviers 2014: A strong year for musicals
Theatre News
Anything Goes revived at Sheffield Crucible for ChristmasAnything Goes revived at Sheffield Crucible for Christmas
Theatre News
Going Dark (Science Museum)Going Dark (Science Museum)
Reviews
Lucy Bailey directs West End Importance of Being Earnest with Nigel Havers and Siân PhillipsLucy Bailey directs West End Importance of Being Earnest with Nigel Havers and Siân Phillips
Theatre News
Michael Blakemore wins Sheridan Morley Prize for National Theatre memoirMichael Blakemore wins Sheridan Morley Prize for National Theatre memoir
Theatre News
New theatre company aims to create 17th century Venice in GreenwichNew theatre company aims to create 17th century Venice in Greenwich
Theatre News
Ruthie Henshall joins Billy Elliot cast in MayRuthie Henshall joins Billy Elliot cast in May
Theatre News
Punchdrunk's Drowned Man extends to 6 AprilPunchdrunk's Drowned Man extends to 6 April
Theatre News
Brian Conley and Linzi Hateley confirmed for Barnum tourBrian Conley and Linzi Hateley confirmed for Barnum tour
Theatre News
Hofesh Shechter guest directs 2014 Brighton FestivalHofesh Shechter guest directs 2014 Brighton Festival
Theatre News
Stewart Pringle appointed artistic director of Old Red LionStewart Pringle appointed artistic director of Old Red Lion
Theatre News
New musical aims to help new mothers in south LondonNew musical aims to help new mothers in south London
Theatre News
Niamh Perry stars in Beautiful Game revival at UnionNiamh Perry stars in Beautiful Game revival at Union
Theatre News
Tony-winning musical In the Heights gets London premiere at Southwark PlayhouseTony-winning musical In the Heights gets London premiere at Southwark Playhouse
Theatre News
Site-specific Macbeth invites audience to sleep over in east London tower blockSite-specific Macbeth invites audience to sleep over in east London tower block
Theatre News
Goldie stars in Roy Williams' Kingston 14 at Stratford EastGoldie stars in Roy Williams' Kingston 14 at Stratford East
Theatre News
Fourth Monkey marks Marlowe's 450th with season in CanterburyFourth Monkey marks Marlowe's 450th with season in Canterbury
Theatre News
Shakespeare's Globe reports record income in 2013 - infographicShakespeare's Globe reports record income in 2013 - infographic
Theatre News
Open Air Theatre casting: Mark Benton in Hobson's Choice, Nicola Hughes revisits Porgy and BessOpen Air Theatre casting: Mark Benton in Hobson's Choice, Nicola Hughes revisits Porgy and Bess
Theatre News
NYT head: Helen Mirren is right, free training options are more vital than ever beforeNYT head: Helen Mirren is right, free training options are more vital than ever before
Theatre News
Apollo Theatre 'will reopen on 26 March', Nica Burns revealsApollo Theatre 'will reopen on 26 March', Nica Burns reveals
Theatre News
New fringe venue opens with Gwon's Ordinary DaysNew fringe venue opens with Gwon's Ordinary Days
Theatre News
Alison Steadman and Felicity Kendal star in Bath summer seasonAlison Steadman and Felicity Kendal star in Bath summer season
Theatre News
Broadway's John Lloyd Young reprises Jersey Boys role at PiccadillyBroadway's John Lloyd Young reprises Jersey Boys role at Piccadilly
Theatre News
Tom Bateman and Lucy Briggs-Owen star in Shakespeare in LoveTom Bateman and Lucy Briggs-Owen star in Shakespeare in Love
Theatre News
Prince Charles and The Simpsons at centre of Goold's spring Almeida seasonPrince Charles and The Simpsons at centre of Goold's spring Almeida season
Theatre News
Ryan Molloy announces Jersey Boys departure after six years in roleRyan Molloy announces Jersey Boys departure after six years in role
Theatre News
LIFT 2014 puts World Cup and Great War in spotlightLIFT 2014 puts World Cup and Great War in spotlight
Theatre News
Avenue Q revived for Off-West End run and UK tourAvenue Q revived for Off-West End run and UK tour
Theatre News
Marti Webb: 'I was surprised the songs were still in my memory'Marti Webb: 'I was surprised the songs were still in my memory'
Interviews
Sienna Miller explores Privacy at Donmar Warehouse?Sienna Miller explores Privacy at Donmar Warehouse?
Gossip
Grounded returns to Gate as part of anniversary seasonGrounded returns to Gate as part of anniversary season
Theatre News
Cast: Eve Best is Globe's Cleopatra, Martha Plimpton leads Old Vic's Other Desert CitiesCast: Eve Best is Globe's Cleopatra, Martha Plimpton leads Old Vic's Other Desert Cities
Theatre News
Southbank Centre puts redevelopment application on hold after protestsSouthbank Centre puts redevelopment application on hold after protests
Theatre News
Curious Incident star: 'I remember very little about that exact moment... you go into survival mode'Curious Incident star: 'I remember very little about that exact moment... you go into survival mode'
Theatre News
Tamara Harvey directs Simon Gray's Japes cycle at HampsteadTamara Harvey directs Simon Gray's Japes cycle at Hampstead
Theatre News
RSC marks First World War centenary with Love's Labour's double billRSC marks First World War centenary with Love's Labour's double bill
Theatre News
Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead aged 46Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead aged 46
Theatre News
The Stage recognises Hampstead, Sheffield and Michael Grandage CompanyThe Stage recognises Hampstead, Sheffield and Michael Grandage Company
Theatre News
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (VAULT Festival)Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (VAULT Festival)
Reviews
Back to the Future musical set for West End in 2015Back to the Future musical set for West End in 2015
Theatre News
Editors' Blog: Keeping it in the family - is nepotism a problem in theatre?Editors' Blog: Keeping it in the family - is nepotism a problem in theatre?
Blogs
Cast: Josefina Gabrielle and Michael Praed in Cooney's Two Into One; Bourne's Lord of the FliesCast: Josefina Gabrielle and Michael Praed in Cooney's Two Into One; Bourne's Lord of the Flies
Theatre News
Pullman's Grimm Tales adapted for interactive staging in ShoreditchPullman's Grimm Tales adapted for interactive staging in Shoreditch
Theatre News
Yorkshire stages 100-day culture festival ahead of Tour de FranceYorkshire stages 100-day culture festival ahead of Tour de France
Theatre News
SOLT reports record box office figures for 2013SOLT reports record box office figures for 2013
Theatre News
Photos: Lenny Henry, Lesley Manville and more celebrate Critics' Circle winsPhotos: Lenny Henry, Lesley Manville and more celebrate Critics' Circle wins
Photos
Chimerica and Scottsboro Boys triumph at 25th Critics' Circle AwardsChimerica and Scottsboro Boys triumph at 25th Critics' Circle Awards
Theatre News
New Bush season includes Nick Payne's Incognito New Bush season includes Nick Payne's Incognito
Theatre News
Sinead Cusack and Clare Higgins star in Other Desert Cities at Old VicSinead Cusack and Clare Higgins star in Other Desert Cities at Old Vic
Theatre News
Angela Lansbury on bringing Blithe Spirit to London: 'It feels like coming home'Angela Lansbury on bringing Blithe Spirit to London: 'It feels like coming home'
Interviews
National revives Ayckbourn's Small Family Business and O'Casey's Silver TassieNational revives Ayckbourn's Small Family Business and O'Casey's Silver Tassie
Theatre News
Sam Troughton misses King Lear performances after being 'struck dumb'Sam Troughton misses King Lear performances after being 'struck dumb'
Theatre News
Ray Cooney directs revival of his farce Two Into One at Menier Chocolate FactoryRay Cooney directs revival of his farce Two Into One at Menier Chocolate Factory
Theatre News
Ghosts' Lesley Manville: 'You can hear pins drop every night'Ghosts' Lesley Manville: 'You can hear pins drop every night'
Interviews
Park Theatre stages rare revival of Rodgers / Sondheim musical Do I Hear A Waltz?Park Theatre stages rare revival of Rodgers / Sondheim musical Do I Hear A Waltz?
Theatre News
New theatre unveiled in hold of Cutty SarkNew theatre unveiled in hold of Cutty Sark
Theatre News
National Theatre of Scotland brings 'James plays' to NT; Referendum in spotlightNational Theatre of Scotland brings 'James plays' to NT; Referendum in spotlight
Theatre News
Three injured after Fuerzabruta set collapses at RoundhouseThree injured after Fuerzabruta set collapses at Roundhouse
Theatre News
Rachael Stirling stars in Rattigan's Variation on a Theme at FinboroughRachael Stirling stars in Rattigan's Variation on a Theme at Finborough
Theatre News
Putting it Together (St James Theatre)Putting it Together (St James Theatre)
Reviews
Changing of the guard... Sam Hodges at the Nuffield Southampton: 'I want us to be a venue that people talk about'Changing of the guard... Sam Hodges at the Nuffield Southampton: 'I want us to be a venue that people talk about'
Interviews

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