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Catherine Love: In theatre, simple is often best
By Catherine Love · 21 Oct 2014

David Cromer's take on Our Town and Katie Mitchell's Cherry Orchard prove that, sometimes, nothing beats simplicity in the theatre

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards
By Ben Hewis · 20 Oct 2014

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Lynda Bellingham dies from cancer aged 66
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Oct 2014

Bellingham was diagnosed last year before she was due to appear in A Passionate Woman in Sheffield

Leading Ladies: Lesley Manville - 'I'm not shy about being raw'
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

Leading Ladies is a brand new series, in partnership with photographer Darren Bell, profiling some of the most iconic women in theatre. We start with Lesley Manville in an exclusive shoot at the Century Club

Alexandra Burke leads Bodyguard tour
By Nicole Goldstein · 17 Oct 2014

The tour launches in Southampton in February

Old Vic's Crucible with Richard Armitage broadcast to cinemas
By Editorial Staff · 13 Oct 2014

Yaël Farber's acclaimed revival will be screened to over 350 UK cinemas

Catherine Love: My top theatre picks for autumn
By Catherine Love · 13 Oct 2014

A round-up of some of the best theatre on offer all over the country this October and November

Ask WOS: Previews and press nights explained
By Michael Coveney · 11 Oct 2014

In the first of our new series, inspired by our recent article on day seats, we answer reader questions. This week, our chief critic explains the changing nature of opening nights.

Stones in His Pockets director Ian McElhinney: 'The play has become more pertinent'
By Editorial Staff · 8 Oct 2014

The original director of the multi-award winning comedy gives WhatsOnStage an insight into the new tour

Terry Jones supports 'save Red Ladder' campaign
By Rebecca Donn · 7 Oct 2014

The theatre company recently lost their Arts Council funding