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Bristol Proms returns in July
By Editorial Staff
The event at Bristol Old Vic is now in its third year
Cast announced for UK tour of Hairspray
Freya Sutton, Claire Sweeney and Brenda Edwards are among the company
Poll: Which book would you most like to see adapted for the stage?
To celebrate World Book Day on 5 March, we'd like to know which book you would most like to see adapted for the stage
21 openings in March that should be on your radar
We take a look at some of the theatre highlights of the month
Matt Trueman: Choosing what to review is a critical decision
'Critics should represent the spectrum of theatre being made as fully as possible'
Oklahoma! (Tour) - triumphant production warrants its revival
By Michael Davies
Director Rachel Kavanaugh's take on Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic embarks on a UK tour
Romeo and Juliet (Tobacco Factory, Bristol)
'A bullseye for Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory'
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Tour)
The acclaimed National Theatre production doesn't disappoint
The Life and Times of Fanny Hill (Bristol Old Vic) - Caroline Quentin oozes star quality
By Kris Hallett
Caroline Quentin leads the cast of April De Angelis's play
The Absence of War (Sheffield Crucible) - impeccably acted and elegantly staged
Headlong's production of David Hare's 1993 play is playing at the Sheffield Crucible before embarking on a UK tour