Bruntwood Prize

Top 5 theatre openings this week: 18 - 24 January
From the Churchill in Bromley to the Lyceum in Edinburgh, we pick our top five openings of the week
Matt Trueman: ten shows I'm looking forward to in 2016
From Pulitzer Prize-winning play The Flick to Alistair McDowall's new play X, here are ten shows Matt Trueman is excited about in 2016
Winner of the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting 2015 announced
Londoner Katherine Soper has won this year's award, presented at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester
Matt Trueman: do playwriting competitions sacrifice process for the sake of results?
With the Bruntwood Prize announced tomorrow, Matt Trueman asks how beneficial playwriting compeitions really are
Orange Tree Theatre announces 2016 season
Highlights include the London premiere of Chris Urch's The Rolling Stone and a Robert Holman revival
Programme announced for 2015 HighTide Festival
The line-up includes new plays by Luke Norris and Anders Lustgarten
Manchester Royal Exchange announces new season
Highlights include Maxine Peake in The Skriker, the acclaimed Pomona and a revival of Into the Woods
Simon Stephens leads online workshop for Bruntwood Prize
By Editorial Staff
Stephens's workshop is designed to encourage writers entering this year's competition
Royal Exchange's Sarah Frankcom: 'A good play doesn't leave you alone'
The director talks judging the Bruntwood Prize, filming Hamlet and staging a new play on Manchester's scuttler gangs
Entries open for tenth Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting
The £40,000 prize will be judged by a panel chaired by Nicholas Hytner