Jennifer Haley (Manchester International Festival)
Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's new musical premiered at the MIF last night
Headlong commits to gender equality among playwrights
The touring company has committed to a 50/50 commissioning policy
Michael Gambon and Alan Rickman among guests at opening night of The Nether
Stars of stage and screen packed into the Duke of York's theatre last night for the transfer of Jennifer Haley's award-winning play
Looking forward: Michael Coveney previews the 2015 theatre year
Our chief critic has a host of new musicals, the centenary of Arthur Miller and a famous Dane on his radar for the coming year
Looking back: Michael Coveney's theatre review of 2014
Our chief critic reflects on his theatrical highs and lows of the past 12 months
Shortlists announced for 60th Evening Standard Awards
By Editorial Staff
Tom Hiddleston and Billie Piper are among those nominated
The Nether transfers from Royal Court to West End
By Editorial Staff
Jeremy Herrin's production will open at the Duke of York's in January
The Nether (Royal Court)
Jennifer Haley's play offers an unsettling look at online ethics and the blurred line between the virtual and the real
Catherine Love: Theatre in the digital age
As our smartphones increasingly run our lives, what can theatre tell us about digital technology?