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Mark Strong joins theatre elitism debate: 'The important thing is what you do about it'

Strong has called for more action from the industry to support working class actors

12 reasons to be jealous of Broadway right now

From Emma Stone to Anne Hathaway, Aladdin to Finding Neverland, we can't help but be green with envy about the Great White Way

Cast announced for UK tour of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

The collaboration between the Children's Touring Partnership and Chichester Festival Theatre opens in Chichester on 19 February

NYT alumni offer their audition advice - 'just hit the ball!'

As auditions open for their next intake, the National Youth Theatre asks some of their former students for their tips on getting through an audition

A few of my favourite things: Joseph's Marcus Collins

Meryl Streep and Bette Midler feature in the X Factor star's favourite things

Antigone (York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers

Pilot Theatre and Roy Williams transport Sophocles' tragedy from ancient Greece to the world of contemporary gang culture

Faust (Cast, Doncaster)
By Ron Simpson

DumbWise's intimate adaptation of Goethe' Faust begins with promise but gets lost on Cast's Second Stage

The Jew of Malta
By Mike Shaw

Accents are important in theatre. Done right, they can give a performance more depth. Ignored, they can make a performance feel half-baked. Done wrong, however, and they can sour things altogether.

The Massacre at Paris (Canterbury Cathedral)
By Mike Shaw

An atmospheric production of Christopher Marlowe's bloody play from Fourth Monkey in Canterbury Cathedral's crypt

The Play That Goes Wrong (Canterbury)
By Mike Shaw

It moved from the Old Red Lion to the Trafalgar Studios and enjoyed a sell-out run at Edinburgh; now sleeper hit "The Play That Goes Wrong" has embarked on a UK tour, playing to bigger houses than ever before.