BIRMINGHAM
NEWS AND REVIEWS


Latest News

Review: Grain in the Blood (Traverse Theatre)
Rob Drummond's creepy new play is about an isolated Scottish community
Children should be collaborators in theatre
Matt Trueman argues that the old saying 'never work with children and animals' just isn't true
5 minutes with Lydia Wilson: 'I filmed my Black Mirror scenes on a flip phone'
Lydia chats to us about working on Charlie Brooker's award-winning series, and appearing in the final production at pop-up venue Found 111, Fool for Love
Adam Penford appointed artistic director of Nottingham Playhouse
The director's recent work includes The Boys in the Band and Unfaithful
Review: Fool for Love (Found 111)
Sam Shepard's play is the final piece staged in the pop-up space Found 111
Theatre503 Playwriting Award shortlist announced
There are five shortlisted plays from over 1600 entries
Full cast joining Gemma Arterton in Saint Joan has been announced
The cast completing Josie Rourke's upcoming production of Bernard Shaw's play includes Fisayo Akinade
Caoilfhionn Dunne: Conor McPherson gives a poetry to the normal
Ahead of the London opening of The Nest, Irish actress Caoilfhionn Dunne talks Conor McPherson, how she got into acting and PJ Harvey's music for the show
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 31 October - 6 November
We round up the productions and performances you should be booking for this week