Newbury

A week in the life of The Borrowers' Ed MacArthur
As the Watermill Theatre's Christmas show begins, actor Ed MacArthur takes us to Newbury to see the magic happening behind the scenes
A maypole, a fountain and a three metre hedge: the perils of designing Ayckbourn's House and Garden
By Neil Irish
Designer Neil Irish on creating the sets for the Watermill's production of Alan Ayckbourn's plays
Review: The Wipers Times (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman
Ian Hislop and Nick Newman's play is about a satirical magazine printed straight from the trenches of the First World War
Watermill Theatre announces new season
New artistic director Paul Hart's inaugural season features a new production of Watership Down
Grand Hotel (Southwark Playhouse)
By Giles Cole
Danielle Tarento and Thom Southerland reunite for this 'cracking piece of ensemble musical theatre'
A Bunch of Amateurs (Newbury)
By Judi Herman
The writing partnership of Ian Hislop and Nick Newman goes back 30 years to their school days and it shows in this wonderfully warm and witty stage adaptation of their 2008 film.
Sense and Sensilbilty
By Chris Snow
Adapting a Jane Austen novel for the stage is an incredibly challenging task. Jessica Swale tackles "Sense and Sensibility" at the Watermill.
Jack and the Beanstalk (Newbury)
By Katherine Graham
Panto season kicks off with a bang and a new production of "Jack and the Beanstalk" at Newbury's Corn Exchange
Pinocchio (Newbury Watermill)
There is something genuinely magical about the Newbury Watermill's latest seasonal show – a new musical version of "Pinocchio"
Three Commissions and a Classic at the Watermill in 2014
The Watermill Theatre has announced its spring 2014 season, including three new plays commissioned by the theatre