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Test your theatre knowledge: LGBT+ on stage
By Emily Jupp
This year's Pride in London parade takes place on 8 July. Celebrate with our quiz on LGBT theatre
My Top 5 Showtunes: Waylon Jacobs
The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without
The week in pictures: 1 - 7 July
Drew McOnie continues to be the busiest man in the West End and Ian McKellen returns to the stage in this week's best pics
Did critics learn anything new from The Mentor?
By Editorial Staff
After receiving positive reviews with it's debut at Ustinov Studio in Bath, did this West End transfer of The Mentor make an impact?
Review: The Tempest (Barbican)
The RSC's production, starring Simon Russell Beale as Prospero has transferred to the Barbican
13 Edinburgh shows you can see before they get to the Fringe
By Emily Jupp
Not going to Edinburgh this year? You can still catch some of the juiciest plays before they go up to the Fringe, whether you're in London, Manchester or Hull
Is new technology driving young writers away from theatre?
Holly Williams reflects on Gabriel Bisset-Smith's London Writers' Week talk
Review: The Scar Test (Soho Theatre)
By Emily Jupp
This verbatim piece about Yarl's Wood detention centre offers a harrowing insight into the mistreatment of detainees in the UK
Exclusive: Full cast announced for South Pacific
The one-off concert takes place at Cadogan Hall on 15 October
Exclusive: Lead casting announced for UK tour of People, Places and Things
Duncan Macmillan's play originally opened at the National's Dorfman Theatre in 2015 before transferring to the West End