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Headlong commits to gender equality among playwrights
The touring company has committed to a 50/50 commissioning policy
24 theatre openings in June that should be on your radar
We take a look at some of the openings around the UK this month
Matt Trueman: The strange economics of theatre tickets
'Theatre's commitment to affordability has been admirable - in certain parts of the sector'
New rail strikes announced after pay offer is rejected
By Editorial Staff
The strikes are now planned to take place from 4 and 9 June
Further venues announced for Mary Poppins tour
By Editorial Staff
Cameron Mackintosh's production opens in October
Competition: Your chance to appear on an album alongside West End stars
By Editorial Staff
Ever fancied your chances as the next Cynthia Erivo or Jamie Parker? Now's your chance
Matt Trueman: Cuts are threatening artist development
'Very few emerging artists can command sizeable audiences off their own backs'
James Lapine: 'Everything I do with Sondheim is a pleasure'
The Into the Woods writer has enjoyed a 35-year working relationship with Stephen Sondheim, though they disagree about Lady Gaga
Robert Powell stars in King Charles III tour
By Editorial Staff
The acclaimed production opens at the Birmingham Rep in September
How could the rail strike affect theatregoers?
By Sita McIntosh
With a national rail strike looming next week, here's what you need to know