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Monty Python's Spamalot embarks on new UK tour in 2015
By Editorial Staff · 21 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The new production is directed by Christopher Luscombe and stars Bonnie Langford, Todd Carty and Joe Pasquale

Fun Palaces festival marks Joan Littlewood's 100th birthday
By Theo Bosanquet · 18 Jul 2014 · International

The festival will see over 100 venues and organisations offering a range of free events celebrating art and science

West Yorkshire Playhouse announces new season
By Ron Simpson · 18 Jul 2014 · Leeds

Autumn/Winter in Leeds promises a mix of challenging new work and family favourites

Country or town - which makes for more radical theatre?
By Natasha Tripney · 17 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

Why rural theatre can be just as innovative as its urban cousin

Guest Blog: Theatres need to wise up to their customers
By Clive Humby · 15 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

Clive Humby, who pioneered the Tesco Clubcard, believes theatre needs to catch up with other industries in order to reach vital new audiences

Beryl (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Ron Simpson · 3 Jul 2014 · Leeds

As cycling fever hits Yorkshire, the Playhouse presents Maxine Peake's account of the life of one the region's great cycling heroes

Talking Heads (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Ron Simspon · 29 Jun 2014 · Leeds

A selection of Alan Bennett's celebrated made-for-television monologues are re-imagined for the West Yorkshire Playhouse stage.

Götterdämmerung (Leeds Town Hall)
By Mark Valencia · 17 Jun 2014 · Leeds

Opera North concludes its traversal of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen with a triumphant account of the final opera

Untold Stories (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Ron Simpson · 6 Jun 2014 · Leeds

The Playhouse's celebration of Alan Bennett continues with this highly personal piece covering the playwright's upbringing in Armley

Enjoy (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Ron Simpson · 28 May 2014 · Leeds

James Brining's revival of Alan Bennett's 1980 play suggests the work "improves as the years pass"