NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
NEWS AND REVIEWS


Latest News

Cast: Donmar Privacy, Globe Titus, Payne's Incognito and Gray's four plays
By Editorial Staff · 11 Mar 2014

Four major new productions have announced casting in recent days

Sean Holmes on extending Secret Theatre and challenging the culture of literalism
By Theo Bosanquet · 11 Mar 2014

Following his firebrand launch of Secret Theatre last summer, we talk exclusively with the artistic director of the Lyric Hammersmith as he unveils new plans to take the work beyond the capital

Catherine Love: Why all the walkouts?
By Catherine Love · 10 Mar 2014

If audiences are walking out of shows more often, as has been suggested recently, perhaps we should be asking why

Michael Blakemore wins Sheridan Morley Prize for National Theatre memoir
By Theo Bosanquet · 5 Mar 2014

Blakemore's book Stage Blood details the difficult relationship between Laurence Olivier and Peter Hall

When Murder Calls...Hang Up!
By John Dixon · 3 Mar 2014
Lucy Bailey's acclaimed production of Dial M For Murder returns to Newcastle's Theatre Royal between 18 and 22 March.
Catherine Love: Theatre in the digital age
By Catherine Love · 3 Mar 2014

As our smartphones increasingly run our lives, what can theatre tell us about digital technology?

20 Questions With... State of Verbal Undress writer Rani Morthy
By Glenn Meads · 3 Mar 2014

Think you understand the government's view of immigration? Writer/Actress Rani Moorthy explores the topic in depth in Rasa Theatre's new play States of Verbal Undress which tours the UK this month.

Brian Conley and Linzi Hateley confirmed for Barnum tour
By Theo Bosanquet · 27 Feb 2014

The UK tour opens at Leicester Curve in September

Brief Encounter with... Miss Nightingale's Jill Cardo
By Glenn Meads · 27 Feb 2014

The hit musical Miss Nightingale embarks on a new tour next month. We caught up with leading lady Jill Cardo to find out a bit more about the show.

Casting announced for new Dirty Dancing tour
By Editorial Staff · 26 Feb 2014

The show embarks on its latest UK and Ireland tour in March