Notes from New York: Theatre festivals and sexy sailors make us love summer
By Bethany Rickwald
But we also know some great theatrical ways to escape the city heat
Catherine Love: Surprising spaces and blurred genres at Latitude
This year's Latitude festival once again offers genre defying performance in surprising spaces - something that theatre elsewhere might be able to learn from
Are micro-festivals a help or hindrance for the Edinburgh Fringe?
An increasing number of festivals-within-the-Festival pose new challenges and opportunities
Michael Coveney: Summer treats with Noël Coward and seaside piers; RIP Peter Whelan
Our chief critic enjoys a leading Coward interpreter and reflects on the death of the writer of The Accrington Pals
Guest Blog: Theatres need to wise up to their customers
By Clive Humby
Clive Humby, who pioneered the Tesco Clubcard, believes theatre needs to catch up with other industries in order to reach vital new audiences
Catherine Love: My top Edinburgh Fringe picks
In addition to our top picks, Catherine Love combs through the Fringe programme with her highlighter to offer some more recommendations
Yorkshire Festival Blog: 100 amazing days
By Henrietta Duckworth
Henrietta Duckworth, executive producer of the Yorkshire Festival, reflects on an incredible three months
Guest Blog: Ben Walters on the 'frisson' of cabaret
By Ben Walters
The former Time Out cabaret editor now produces a quarterly event at Chelsea Theatre