Bath Theatre News and Reviews

Irish playwright Brian Friel dies aged 86
Friel was the author of plays such as Dancing at Lughnasa and Philadelphia, Here I Come!
Quiz: Julie Andrews - Win tickets to Mary Poppins UK tour
To celebrate the 80th birthday of Julie Andrews, take our quiz and win tickets to a first night of the tour
26 theatre openings that should be on your radar in October
We take a look at some of the major theatre openings around the UK
First look at Pixie Lott as Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany's
Nikolai Foster's production opens at the Leicester Curve in March next year
Video: Becoming Edna - Backstage on the Hairspray UK Tour
Check out our exclusive footage of Tony Maudsley transforming into Edna Turnblad
Pelléas et Mélisande (English Touring Opera - tour)
ETO's chamber version of Debussy's enigmatic opera gets most things right
Flare Path (Richmond Theatre - Tour)
A revival of Terence Rattigan's wartime drama struggles to get off the ground
Mrs Henderson Presents (Theatre Royal, Bath)
Terry Johnson's production is 'charming, a little bit naughty and full of heart' but has some areas which could be tightened
Talking Heads (Bath Theatre Royal)
Karl Theobald stands out in this revival of Alan Bennett's monologues
She Stoops To Conquer (Bath Theatre Royal)
Anita Dobson and Michael Pennington feature in Lindsay Posner's revival