Manchester Royal Exchange

Review: A Streetcar Named Desire (Royal Exchange, Manchester)
Maxine Peake stars as the Southern belle in Tennessee Williams' play
Sarah Crompton: Why is theatre so silent on the subject of mothers?
After watching the new TV series Motherland, Sarah Crompton reflects on the absence of mothers on stage
The Mighty Walzer (Manchester Royal Exchange)
By Mandy Martinez
Set in 1950s Manchester, the play follows Oliver who discovers his love for ping pong
The Night Watch (Royal Exchange, Manchester)
Hattie Naylor's adaptation of Sarah Waters' novel runs until June 18
Maxine Peake to star as Blanche DuBois
The actress will perform in A Streetcar Named Desire from September
King Lear (Manchester Royal Exchange)
Don Warrington stars as the mad king in Talawa Theatre Company's take on Shakespeare's King Lear
Don Warrington: 'King Lear looks like a really stupid thing to do'
The actor on Rising Damp, Strictly Come Dancing and how he's preparing for King Lear in April
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
Matt Trueman: My top ten shows of 2015
WhatsOnStage critic Matt Trueman picks the shows he loved in 2015
Into the Woods (Royal Exchange, Manchester)
Matthew Xia directs Sondheim and Lapine's fairytale musical