Features

Test your theatre knowledge: Theatrical superstitions
What unlucky things should you avoid when you're near a stage?
Confessions of a Box Office Manager - Tackling the restricted view valkyrie
By Anonymous
In the first of a monthly series, we get a glimpse into one of the toughest jobs in the West End
My Top 5 Showtunes: Willemijn Verkaik
From Oz to Madrid, Willemijn Verkaik is a favourite of every hardened musical theatre goer, we find out the showtunes that she couldn't live without
15 theatre faces to look out for in 2015
A new year, a new crop of theatrical talent; we pick 15 rising stars you should keep your eye on
Our essential guide to Tom Stoppard
Stoppard's first new play for nine years, The Hard Problem, premieres in the National Theatre's new Dorfman Theatre tonight
Dream Casting: Mrs Doubtfire the Musical
Rumours have surfaced that Alan Menken is writing a musical adaptation of the 1993 film. Our features editor Ben Hewis picks his ideal cast
Test your theatre knowledge: Broadway or West End
Do you know on which side of the pond these shows first played?
12 reasons to be jealous of Broadway right now
From Emma Stone to Anne Hathaway, Aladdin to Finding Neverland, we can't help but be green with envy about the Great White Way
NYT alumni offer their audition advice - 'just hit the ball!'
As auditions open for their next intake, the National Youth Theatre asks some of their former students for their tips on getting through an audition