Chester Theatre News and Reviews

Catherine Love: International ideas benefit audiences everywhere
The caravan showcase, currently taking place as part of Brighton Festival, is a reminder of the benefits of international exchange
Gary Lucy leads new Full Monty cast, tour starts September
By Editorial Staff
Lucy will star alongside Andrew Dunn, Louis Emerick, Rupert Hill, Martin Miller and Bobby Schofield
Paines Plough's James Grieve and George Perrin: 'We strive to be a truly national theatre of new plays'
By James Grieve and George Perrin
As Paines Plough turns 40, its joint artistic directors tell WhatsOnStage how they're celebrating with the company's biggest season yet
Globe on Screen returns with Macbeth, The Tempest and more
Shakespeare's Globe will broadcast three of its 'Season of Plenty' productions to cinemas around the world later this year
National confirms full dates for Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time tour
By Editorial Staff
The 31 city tour opens at the Salford Lowry in December
Othello (Chester)
Elise Gallagher enjoys the Bard's work outdoors in Chester
Cyrano De Bergerac (Chester)
Grosvenor Park, Chester Cyrano (Edward Harrison) aids the romance of Christian (Owen Findlay) and Roxane (Sally Scott) in Cyrano De Bergerac at the Grosvenor Park in Chester. © Chester ...
South (Salford)
Venue: The LowryWhere: SalfordSouth is set in 1962, when going to Antarctica meant twelve months cut off from the outside world, and if you miss the boat you've got another twelve months ...
Rising Damp (Tour - Salford)
Rising Damp, the BAFTA award winning 1970s comedy series, is back, and it's on stage.Using Eric Chappell's inimitable dialogue, it tells of the goings on in self-opinionated Rigsby'...
Beautiful Thing (Tour - Liverpool)
By Editorial Staff
A Beautiful Thing has alighted at the Playhouse. Since its premiere in 1993 it has been given many productions around the world, made into a film, won awards and become a set text for ...