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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
Yorkshire Festival Blog: Lights, Bikes, Action in Ghost Peloton
By Sharon Watson
Sharon Watson, artistic director of Phoenix Dance Theatre, explains the show's challenges
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
Playing the Joker (Tour - Headingley Pavilion)
By Ron Simpson
Red Ladder's play about the Rugby League and television icon, Eddie Waring, touches down at several of the sport's Northern clubs.
The Hoarder (Tour - Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson
Starting its UK tour in Scarborough, Sticks Theatre Company's examination of the life of a chronic hoarder is a "bold piece of physical theatre".
A Taste of Honey (Hull Truck Theatre)
By Ron Simpson
Mark Babych's production of Shelagh Delaney's 1958 play, A Taste of Honey, marks his debut as Hull Truck's new artistic director
Birdsong (Tour - York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers
Rachel Wagstaff's stage adaptation of Sebastian Faulks' 1993 novel, Birdsong, is a "good-looking, ambitious production"
We Will Be Free! (Tour - Harrogate Theatre)
By Ron Simpson
Townsend Productions' story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs is both "vigorous and engaging"