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Catherine Love: In theatre, simple is often best
By Catherine Love · 21 Oct 2014

David Cromer's take on Our Town and Katie Mitchell's Cherry Orchard prove that, sometimes, nothing beats simplicity in the theatre

Brighton outdoor theatre gets go-ahead
By Maxwell Cooter · 20 Oct 2014

Plans for a 425-seat open air venue passed by council

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards
By Ben Hewis · 20 Oct 2014

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Lynda Bellingham dies from cancer aged 66
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Oct 2014

Bellingham was diagnosed last year before she was due to appear in A Passionate Woman in Sheffield

Leading Ladies: Lesley Manville - 'I'm not shy about being raw'
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

Leading Ladies is a brand new series, in partnership with photographer Darren Bell, profiling some of the most iconic women in theatre. We start with Lesley Manville in an exclusive shoot at the Century Club

Twelfth Night (Crucible Theatre)
By Sophie Bush · 25 Sep 2014

Jonathan Munby's Twelfth Night is "the best Shakespeare production to come out of Sheffield Theatres for some years"

Calamity Jane (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman · 4 Sep 2014

Rip-roaring shenanigans, cross-dressing and a musical high in the Black Hills of Dakota

Hay Fever (Bath Theatre Royal)
By Kris Hallett · 29 Aug 2014

Hay Fever is superficial but handsomely mounted with a terrific turn by Felicity Kendall at its heart.

La traviata (Glyndebourne)
By Mark Valencia · 18 Jul 2014

Verdi's most popular opera, sensationally played and sung, crowns the 2014 Glyndebourne season

La finta giardiniera (Glyndebourne)
By Simon Thomas · 2 Jul 2014

A charming early opera by Mozart makes its first appearance at Glyndebourne