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Results: Your top five books to be adapted for the stage
On World Book Day, we see which books you voted for in our poll
Michael Coveney: Are books taking over the stage, and does it matter?
To mark World Book Day, our chief critic reflects on the influence of literature on contemporary theatre
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
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
Rebecca (Kneehigh - Tour)
By Karen Bussell
Emma Rice's new adaptation sees Daphne du Maurier's brooding saga given a light touch
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Tour)
The acclaimed National Theatre production doesn't disappoint
Dead Simple (Tour)
Tina Hobley and Jamie Lomas lead the cast of Ian Talbot's production
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