Bolton Theatre News and Reviews

National Theatre of Scotland announce start of 10th anniversary season
Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour comes to London and a new WWI commission with music will be staged in the Perthshire countryside
Top 5 theatre openings this week - 9-15 November
We take a look at the hottest openings this week
Derren Brown: 'I'm only human'
Ahead of his latest show hitting the West End, we met with the illusionist to find out more about the inspiration behind his latest project
Matt Trueman: Is it time for theatre to return to a spirit of excess?
There's a trend for pared back, greyscale theatre, but Matt Trueman asks if it's the best way forward
Annie (New Wimbledon Theatre and Tour)
Everyone's favourite red-headed orphan is in town
Mary Poppins (Bristol Hippodrome and tour)
Zizi Strallen leads the cast of this 'full-scale re-think and re-animation' of the Disney classic
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Tour)
By Michael Davies
The UK tour of Jerry Mitchell's award-winning musical hits the ground running
Blood (Tour)
By Jack Revell
An engaging take on the timeless tale of teenage adversity from Tamasha Theatre Company
The Producers (Tour)
By Miriam Zendle
An all-star cast impress in Mel Brooks's musical