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Kids' theatre in February half term
Here's our list of what to see with the family at the theatre over half term this February
Julie Hesmondhalgh: 'It's much harder for working class performers to break through now'
As she opens in the Bruntwood Prize-wining show The Almighty Sometimes, ex-Coronation Street actress Julie Hesmondhalgh answers our 20 questions about her life in theatre
Review: Un ballo in maschera (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Richard Farnes returns to conduct Opera North's first-ever staging of Verdi's opera
Review: A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer (Liverpool Playhouse)
By Robin Brown
Bryony Kimmings' play, seen at the National Theatre in 2016, is an examination of life with a cancer diagnosis
Paines Plough announces 2018 season
The new writing company has unveiled its 2018 productions
Helen Mirren, Orlando Bloom and more offer audition advice
As auditions for the National Youth Theatre get underway, some of the company's graduates provide some tips for success
Casting announced for UK tour of Titanic
Thom Southerland's production opens in Southampton in April
First look at Kerry Ellis in The Importance of Being Earnest
The Wicked star is taking on her first non-singing role
Susan Smith Blackburn Prize 2018 finalists announced
Brit finalists include Alice Birch, Elinor Cook and Nina Raine
Steven Spielberg's West Side Story is confirmed with open auditions announced
The new film adaptation of the classic musical has announced open auditions