northern broadsides

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Northern Broadsides production nominated for UK Theatre Awards 2014
By Dan Meyers

An August Bank Holiday Lark nominated in Best New Play category

She Stoops to Conquer (Viaduct Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Northern Broadsides' adaptation of Oliver Goldsmith's 18th century farce is a triumph of teamwork and ensemble playing.

Brief Encounter with... Northern Broadsides' Conrad Nelson
By Ron Simpson

The acclaimed theatre company's director talks about touring Oliver Goldsmith's 18th century comedy

West Yorkshire Playhouse announces new season
By Ron Simpson

Autumn/Winter in Leeds promises a mix of challenging new work and family favourites

Northern Broadsides announce She Stoops to Conquer tour
By Editorial Staff

Conrad Nelson's production opens in Halifax in September

Michael Coveney: The joys of touring with Friel and Rutter, O'Casey restored, Edna Doré remembered

In his weekly blog Michael Coveney reflects on revivals of two great Irish dramas and the passing of acclaimed character actress Edna Doré

An August Bank Holiday Lark (Tour - Watford)

Northern Broadsides' impressive production explores the impact of the First World War on a rural community in East Lancashire

An August Bank Holiday Lark (Tour - Lancaster)
By Michael Nunn

Michael Nunn and is amused and moved by this latest Northern Broadsides production

Barrie Rutter on An August Bank Holiday Lark: 'I didn't want it to be a case of everyone goes to the trenches and dies'
By Ron Simpson

The artistic director of Northern Broadsides speaks to WhatsOnStage about the company's new production commemorating World War One