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Full cast announced for Footloose: The Musical
The cast joining Gareth Gates and Maureen Nolan has been announced
Artistic directors write open letter in support of Lyn Gardner's theatre blog
Creative figures in the industry have urged The Guardian to reconsider the stopping of the stage blog
Can art be great if it's beyond most people?
Matt Trueman on how Hamilton proves that art can be both great and populist
Craig Revel Horwood to direct new Dusty Springfield musical
Son of a Preacher Man is the second musical featuring the singer's music announced this year
Test your theatre knowledge: Disney musicals
As Beauty and the Beast is released in cinemas nationwide, test your stagey knowledge on all things Disney
How they created the NT's Brexit play My Country
By Campbell Laurie
As the National Theatre's new play about the British people and their views on Brexit opens, 'gatherer' Campbell Lawrie explains the process
Exclusive: Jersey Boys to embark on international tour
Theatre company Selladoor have also announced they will tour a production of The Producers later this year
Why can't theatres be sacred places?
As he travels through India to Delhi, Matt Trueman contemplates what lessons theatre could learn from religion