Eastbourne Theatre News and Reviews

Dame Maggie Smith to appear on The Graham Norton Show with Justin Bieber
The acting legend is set to make her first British chat show appearance in 42 years
Miracle on 34th Street returns for UK Christmas tour
The production begins its tour in Croydon in November
Irish playwright Brian Friel dies aged 86
Friel was the author of plays such as Dancing at Lughnasa and Philadelphia, Here I Come!
Test your theatre knowledge: Julie Andrews
To celebrate the 80th birthday of Julie Andrews, test your knowledge of the Dame with our quiz
26 theatre openings that should be on your radar in October
We take a look at some of the major theatre openings around the UK
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Tour)
By Michael Davies
The UK tour of Jerry Mitchell's award-winning musical hits the ground running
The Producers (Tour)
By Miriam Zendle
An all-star cast impress in Mel Brooks's musical
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
The Secret Adversary (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman
Sarah Punshon and Johann Hari adapt Agatha Christie's tale
Rebecca (Kneehigh - Tour)
By Karen Bussell
Emma Rice's new adaptation sees Daphne du Maurier's brooding saga given a light touch