Egham Theatre News and Reviews

Theatre industry welcomes Chancellor's tax break
George Osborne has announced a significant tax relief for stage productions
Catherine Love: Looking for the great new plays
While the Olivier Awards shortlists might indicate slim pickings when it comes to new plays, the variety of theatre on offer across the country suggests otherwise
Guest Blog: The UK needs to lower its barriers to foreign artists
By Cath Johnson
The director of acclaimed international show The City and Iris explains how UK visa issues jeopardised its current tour
Catherine Love: Why all the walkouts?
If audiences are walking out of shows more often, as has been suggested recently, perhaps we should be asking why
Michael Blakemore wins Sheridan Morley Prize for National Theatre memoir
Blakemore's book Stage Blood details the difficult relationship between Laurence Olivier and Peter Hall