Manchester International Festival

Elaine Cassidy to star in Donmar's Les Liaisons Dangereuses
The actress will replace Michelle Dockery who has withdrawn from the production
Full casting announced for RSC's Hecuba
Marina Carr's new version of the epic tale will be directed by Erica Whyman
The Crocodile (Manchester International Festival)
Simon Bird and Marek Larwood star in Tom Basden's adaptation of Fyodor Dostoyevksy's novella
Theatre director goes on 'axe rampage' in Manchester
Turner Prize winner Douglas Gordon has been asked to pay for repairs to the new Home venue
Dream Casting: We break the first rule of Fight Club
It has been rumoured that Julie Taymor is developing a Fight Club rock opera, so naturally we have cast it already
Neck of the Woods (HOME, Manchester International Festival)
Charlotte Rampling stars in this collaboration between visual artist Douglas Gordon, pianist Hélène Grimaud and writer Veronica Gonzalez Peña
Michael Coveney: Festival fever in Manchester and the National Theatre
Festival season provides an opportunity to experience a multitude of artforms (Manchester International Festival)
Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's new musical premiered at the MIF last night
Simon Bird stars in Tom Basden's Crocodile at MIF
The play is adapted from Dostoevsky's short story
Full cast announced for The Skriker with Maxine Peake
By Editorial Staff
The production runs as part of this year's Manchester International Festival