Northern Stage

Regional Theatre Young Director Scheme candidates announced
By Editorial Staff

The programme is the longest-running training scheme for emerging directors

Royal and Derngate stages Arthur Miller premiere as part of 2015 season

James Dacre's production of Miller's 'play for screen' The Hook will open in June as part of the playwright's centenary

Antigone's Roy Williams: 'How far are we prepared to go to do what is right?'
By Ron Simpson

The writer on adapting Sophocles' tragedy and the questions posed with the play

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Royal and Derngate, Northampton)
By Michael Davies

James Dacre's production 'has a sultry heat and simmering tension'

Cast: Everyman's Bright Phoenix

Penny Laydon, Cathy Tyson and Paul Duckworth feature in this new play by Jeff Young.

Catherine Love: My top theatre picks for September

Look out for Edinburgh transfers and the beginning of theatres' autumn seasons, as well as a range of touring work

Beats North (Edinburgh Fringe)

A marriage of theatre and music that lacks substance

Kim Criswell stars in Cat On A Hot Tin Roof revival
By Editorial Staff

The production runs at in Newcastle, Northampton and Manchester

Dead to Me (Edinburgh Fringe)

A dark comedy from Gary Kitching about what we do and don't believe in

Chewing the Fat (Edinburgh Fringe)

Selina Thompson's personal tale arrestingly grapples with issues around weight