Features

Mark Babych on... leaving The Octagon
By Editorial Staff
After 10 years, the current artistic director of the Bolton Octagon Theatre, Mark Babych departs at the end of the month.During his time he has taken the building from a period of commercial and ...
Craig Hepworth on re-imagining M
Craig Hepworth, Adele Stanhope and Karl Burge run Vertigo Theatre Productions, based in Manchester. They have staged successful productions of Bert V.Royal's Dog Sees God, a stage adaptation of the ...
Worth a Read: Theatre Books Round-up - Jun 2009
By Laura Silverman Theatergoer Reporter
Whatsonstage.com is excited to introduce its newest monthly feature, a round-up of reviews of the best recent theatre books, featuring everything from actor memoirs and director handbooks to essays, ...
Thomas Hampson Talks Traviata and New Technology
By Editorial Staff
Chatting with American baritone Thomas Hampson, which I do in a rehearsal break for his first Covent Garden Traviata, is a stimulating experience. Renowned for his intellectual rigour, he has ...
Best of This Week’s Theatre Blogs - 6 Jun 2009
By Corinne Furness Theatergoer Reporter
Welcome to another new regular feature on Whatsonstage.com. Every week our theatregoer reporter Corinne Furness will be trawling the web and finding some of the best gems from the myriad theatre-...
Tune In: Theatre CDs & DVDs Round-up - Jun 2009
By Catherine Surowiec Theatergoer Reporter
Overture! Curtain up! To mark the premiere of this new monthly Whatsonstage.com feature, here’s an inaugural selection of recent theatre-related CDs. Every month a CD/DVD will be in the spotligh
Oliver Gooch Talks about Opera East
By Editorial Staff
Oliver Gooch founded Opera East Productions in 1999 and it has grown to become the touring opera company for the East of England. Following very successful productions of Britten's chamber operas in ...
By Editorial Staff
THE SHOW: Pete Townshend’s legendary rock opera Quadrophenia is brought to the stage for the first time and appears at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh from Tuesday 26 to Saturday 30 May a
Spring into Summer Theatre
By Editorial Staff
What’s hot over the next few months in Theatreland? As the temperatures climb, Roger Foss dons his sunglasses and looks ahead to some of the choices on offer in a sizzling summer season in London.
Michael Volpe Talks About Korn/Ferry Opera Holland Park
By Editorial Staff
Richard Bonynge is gracing the company as conductor of Donizetti’s relatively rarely-performed Roberto Devereux, directed by the West End theatre director Lindsay Posner and boasting a ty