Features

Video: Exclusive footage from the opening night of Miss Saigon
By Ben Hewis · 22 May 2014 · London, West End

We chat to Stephen Fry, James Corden, Miranda Hart and more on the red carpet of one of the most hotly anticipated musical revivals in recent history

Michael Coveney: 'Matthew Warchus is a great appointment for the Old Vic'
By Michael Coveney · 22 May 2014 · London, West End

Our chief critic responds to the announcement that Warchus is to succeed Kevin Spacey

West Yorkshire Playhouse begins Alan Bennett season
By Ron Simpson · 19 May 2014 · Leeds

The Playhouse's artistic director, James Brining, talks about celebrating the acclaimed playwright's 80th birthday

Theatre highlights of the week: Miss Saigon opens, Open Air Theatre begins season and Godspell
By Ben Hewis · 19 May 2014 · London, Off-West End, West End

A very exciting week in the West End as Miss Saigon returns to the West End after 15 years

Glyndebourne - then and now
By Mark Valencia · 16 May 2014 · London

As the new Glyndebourne season begins, we place this year's 80th anniversary programme in its historical context

First look: Roger Allam and Colin Morgan in Globe's Tempest on screen

The first production in the latest Globe on Screen season is Jeremy Herrin's Tempest starring Roger Allam, Colin Morgan and Jessie Buckley

Video: Drew McOnie and Luke Sheppard chat about In The Heights
By Ben Hewis · 15 May 2014 · London, Off-West End

We snuck into a rehearsal for the production currently playing at the Southwark Playhouse to get the inside scoop on the show

10 things you didn't know about Australian theatre
By Guest Contributor · 14 May 2014 · London

It's not just Kangaroos and Neighbours, the theatre scene down-under is more important than you may have previously thought

Video: Part 2 of the rehearsal vlog with 1001 Nights artistic director Douglas Rintoul and cast
By Ben Hewis · 14 May 2014 · London, Off-West End

Rintoul and members of the cast discuss the production in this exclusive video for WhatsOnStage

10 of our favourite theatreland couples
By Ben Hewis · 13 May 2014 · London

The West End is full of love on stage, but what about off? We take a look at some of the cutest theatrical pairings