Leicester

5 minutes with: Dakota Blue Richards - 'The Golden Compass could have been damaging'
The actress on her upcoming turn in Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw, the Curve and why she didn't plan on being an actor
Full casting announced for Grease at Curve, Leicester
Nikolai Foster directs the Curve's Christmas production
Full casting announced for Roald Dahl's The Twits at Curve, Leicester
The production will run over the Christmas period during the author's centenary year
Top 10 theatre openings this week: 14 - 20 December
From the weird to the wonderful, we take a look at the major theatre openings around the UK this week
Oliver! (Leicester Curve)
By Michael Davies
Paul Kerryson returns to direct the Leicester Curve's Christmas show
A Streetcar Named Desire (Leicester Curve Studio)
By Michael Davies
Charlie Brooks stars as Blanche Dubois in Nikolai Foster's 'thrilling production'
Exclusive: American Idiot to tour UK starring Amelia Lily
The Green Day musical will begin a tour at the Curve, Leicester in March
Climate-based love story The Edge to tour UK
By Will Longman
The multi-media production explores sea level rise, climate change and migration.
Beautiful Thing (Tour)
By Jack Revell
The 20th anniversary revival of Jonathan Harvey's play receives another outing
Michael Coveney: Benedict Cumberbatch helps put his relative Richard to rest
The reburial of Richard III prompts reflections on Shakespeare's warped interpretation