Battersea Arts Centre
Off West End Theatre Awards shortlist is announced
The winners will be announced on February 28
Independent theatre-makers feature on BBC Four this weekend
On Stage: Live from Television Centre is produced by Battersea Arts Centre and hosted by Kirsty Wark
The Notebook (Battersea Arts Centre)
By Jo Caird
Forced Entertainment's 'powerful' show tells the story of twin brothers evacuated in WWII
Matt Trueman: Is it time for theatre to return to a spirit of excess?
There's a trend for pared back, greyscale theatre, but Matt Trueman asks if it's the best way forward
Matt Trueman: Could context be as much a hindrance as a help?
Following a trip to New York, our critic Matt Trueman discovers that, when watching a show, context isn't everything