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Brief Encounter with ... Away From Home's Rob Ward and Martin Jameson
By Glenn Meads · 9 Feb 2014

Away From Home wowed Manchester audiences last Summer as part of the city's 24:7 Theatre Festival. This one man play features co-writer Rob Ward as a gay footballer. We caught up with Rob and co-writer/director Martin Jameson, as the play tours the UK.

Dirty Dancing adds five new venues to UK tour
By Editorial Staff · 4 Feb 2014

The production is currently in the West End and embarks on its latest UK tour in March

Owen Teale stars in centenary tour of Under Milk Wood
By Andi Kaufman · 4 Feb 2014

Casting has been announced for the English tour of Dylan Thomas' Under Milk Wood

Dean Chisnall stars in Shrek tour
By Editorial Staff · 3 Feb 2014

The cast for Shrek's first tour of the UK and Ireland has been announced

Catherine Love: Sharing the live experience
By Catherine Love · 3 Feb 2014

As debate about the live streaming of theatre productions continues, Catherine Love asks whether recorded performances can still unite an audience

Michael Coveney: Philip Seymour Hoffman, a troubled and unforgettable star of stage and screen
By Michael Coveney · 3 Feb 2014

The actor, who's been found dead at the age of 46 from a suspected drug overdose, was a rare genius, says our chief critic

Catherine Love: Rewarding variety
By Catherine Love · 27 Jan 2014

As awards season enters its busiest phase, Catherine Love suggests that theatre awards are at their best when reflecting the variety of theatre on our stages

Brendan Cole Extends his Licence to Thrill UK Tour
By Glenn Meads · 23 Jan 2014

The Strictly Come Dancing pro tours the UK, fresh from his success on the hit BBC show with celebrity partner Sophie Ellis Bextor

Warwick Davis launches Reduced Height Theatre Company with See How They Run tour
By Editorial Staff · 22 Jan 2014

Phillip King's classic farce will be given a unique spin by Warwick Davis and his newly launched Reduced Height Theatre Company

Priscilla Back on the Tour Bus
By Glenn Meads · 22 Jan 2014

Priscilla - Queen of the Desert undertakes another UK tour, with Jason Donovan and Richard Grieve back on board