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Amanda Hale leads cast of radicalisation play Martyr
Marius von Mayenburg's play explores the clash between fundamentalism and tolerance in Western democracy
9 things to do at Edinburgh Fringe Festival apart from seeing a show
By Will Longman
It's a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you know?
16 shows that should be on your radar in August
We take a look at some of the openings around the UK this month
Full cast announced for UK tour of Lord of the Flies
Timothy Sheader's production will run at the Open Air Theatre before embarking on a UK tour
Edinburgh Fringe vs EIF: Which is better?
Our critics Matt Trueman and Michael Coveney put forward their arguments for Edinburgh's two major festivals
Love Me Tender (Tour)
By Mandy Martinez
The Elvis musical hits all the right notes
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Tour)
By Michael Davies
The UK tour of Jerry Mitchell's award-winning musical hits the ground running
The Venetian Twins (Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh)
By Simon Thompson
Tony Cownie adapts and directs an assured new take on Goldoni's classic comedy
Stand (Battersea Arts Centre)
Chris Goode's verbatim piece comes to BAC
Hedda Gabler (Edinburgh Lyceum)
By Simon Thompson
Richard Eyre's new version of Ibsen's classic is contemporary and well constructed