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WhatsOnStage and The Big Issue raise curtain on The Big Stage in print and online
By Editorial Staff
New joint venture between The Big Issue and WhatsOnStage.com delivers top theatre content across both the pioneering street magazine and both websites
20 Questions with... 1984's Tim Dutton
By Editorial Staff
Headlong's new adaptation of George Orwell's seminal novel 1984 has been winning rave reviews on its current UK tour. We recently caught up with cast member Tim Dutton, who plays the enigmatic O'Brien
Michael Coveney: David Tennant opens as Richard on a night of crowds and surprises
Our chief critic reflects on a returning star and changing times in Stratford-upon-Avon
Richard II (RSC)
By Meriel Patrick
David Tennant doesn't disappoint as he returns to the RSC in artistic director Gregory Doran's production, which runs in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre before transferring to the Barbican
Changing of the Guard: Lorne Campbell at Northern Stage
In the next in our series of interviews with new artistic directors, we speak to Lorne Campbell about taking the reins from Erica Whyman at Northern Stage
Denise Van Outen tours one-woman show next year
By Editorial Staff
Van Outen has co-written and will star in the show about a 'media darling' thrown into turmoil
Verity Rushworth and Gemma Sutton lead cast of Curve's Chicago
Full casting has been announced for Paul Kerryson's production, which is the centrepiece of the theatre's fifth birthday celebrations
David Essex stars in Birmingham Rep 2014 season
Hot on the heels of its successful reopening, Birmingham Repertory Theatre today announces its plans for 2014
Andy Parsons: 'There are few better feelings than hearing a whole theatre laughing'
Andy Parsons talks to Whatsonstage.com ahead of his forthcoming tour stop at the Tyne Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne
Catherine Love: Regional theatres looking forwards and outwards
Sam Hodges' exciting inaugural season at the Nuffield Theatre might offer a model for regional buildings to nurture the new and the local