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By all means invest in theatre buildings, but don't forget the artists
Blogs27 Jun 2017
By all means invest in theatre buildings, but don't forget the artists
Redeveloping theatres may increase footfall, but proper support of talent will ensure there is something for them to see, Matt Trueman says
Theatre News27 Jun 2017
Emma Rice to launch new company Wise Children
The Shakespeare's Globe artistic director will return to the south west where she worked with renowned theatre company Kneehigh
Theatre News27 Jun 2017
ENO back in the list of Arts Council's NPOs
English National Opera lost its National Portfolio status in 2015
Theatre News27 Jun 2017
Arts Council England announces National Portfolio Organisations
183 new organisations will receive funding from Arts Council England
Video27 Jun 2017
A theatre under rubble - see the Tricycle like you've never seen it before
The Kilburn venue is currently undergoing a £5.5 million face lift
Top 5 theatre openings: 26 June - 2 July
Theatre News26 Jun 2017
Top 5 theatre openings: 26 June - 2 July
Audra McDonald makes her London stage debut, Paddy Considine and Rufus Hound in West End transfers and a new play about The Sun make this week's top openings
Blogs26 Jun 2017
Boozy lunches and proofs: the role of the editor is not what it used to be
As Indhu Rubasingham steps up to take the reins of WOS, managing editor Daisy Bowie-Sell reflects on how the editorial team has worked closely with her to create some really exciting pieces
Theatre News26 Jun 2017
Lawyer Sophie Khan to speak at London Writers' Week Grenfell Tower benefit
The lawyer, who represented Lakanal House fire victims, will appear alongside writers including Kate Mosse and David Evan Giles
Video26 Jun 2017
Indhu Interviews: Noma Dumezweni and Lucian Msamati
As part of her guest editor week at WhatsOnStage, Indhu Rubasingham interviews two of the most exciting actors around on playing iconic roles, beginning life outside of the UK and what's next
Blogs26 Jun 2017
Indhu Rubasingham: The theatre world doesn't thrive on consensus but complexity
As she begins her week as guest editor of WhatsOnStage, Indhu Rubasingham explains why she agreed to step up to the job
Test your theatre knowledge: Quiz of the month
Quizzes25 Jun 2017
Test your theatre knowledge: Quiz of the month
Have you been paying attention to theatre news in June?
Blogs23 Jun 2017
Sita McIntosh: Why Indhu Rubasingham is guest editing WhatsOnStage
Ahead of Indhu Rubasingham becoming WhatsOnStage's first guest editor, COO Sita McIntosh looks back at the director's remarkable career
Theatre News23 Jun 2017
Marianne Elliott to take part in next Tonic Celebrates event
The director will talk with Tonic Theatre's director Lucy Kerbel about her work, career and successes
Theatre News23 Jun 2017
Evita to return to the West End this summer
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical will open at the Phoenix
Video23 Jun 2017
First look at the Donmar's new musical Committee
Hadley Fraser and Josie Rourke's musical begins previews this week
Final casting announced for Apologia starring Stockard Channing
Theatre News23 Jun 2017
Final casting announced for Apologia starring Stockard Channing
The production opens at Trafalgar Studios in August
Theatre News22 Jun 2017
Jermyn Street Theatre announces first season as a producing house
Tom Littler has announced his first season as artistic director of the theatre
Blogs22 Jun 2017
Celebrity casting is selling audiences short
Following the news that ex-cricketer Andrew Flintoff will appear in Fat Friends, Sarah Crompton blogs on the trend of celebs taking roles from professional actors
Theatre News22 Jun 2017
Equity calls for changes to casting process
Julie Walters, Patrick Stewart, Mark Rylance and Maxine Peake are among key figures backing the manifesto
Theatre News22 Jun 2017
Joanne Clifton to star in UK tour of Flashdance this summer
Singer Ben Adams will also appear in the musical