Royal Exchange Theatre

Simon Stephens leads online workshop for Bruntwood Prize
By Editorial Staff
Stephens's workshop is designed to encourage writers entering this year's competition
Royal Exchange's Sarah Frankcom: 'A good play doesn't leave you alone'
The director talks judging the Bruntwood Prize, filming Hamlet and staging a new play on Manchester's scuttler gangs
Entries open for tenth Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting
The £40,000 prize will be judged by a panel chaired by Nicholas Hytner
Royal Exchange announces spring/summer studio shows
By Editorial Staff
The venue will host work by Blast Theory and Chris Thorpe
Farewell to WhatsOnStage
Glenn Meads is leaving WhatsOnStage today, after 14 years. Here, he looks back at the North West regional theatre coverage for the site, since 2001.
Cast: Octagon's View From the Bridge
David Thacker returns to this celebrated play to complete some 'unfinished business.'
Write to Play teams up with North West Theatres for Second Year
Write to Play is a new writing initiative committed to developing the skills and experience of Deaf and disabled writers.
Little Shop of Horrors (Manchester Royal Exchange)
Glitter, gore and laughs galore in Derek Bond's delicious revival
Nicholas Hytner chairs panel for 2015 Bruntwood Prize
By Nicole Goldstein
Next year marks the tenth anniversary of the playwriting competition
Derek Bond chats about Little Shop of Horrors at the Royal Exchange
With pantos filling the theatre schedules for Christmas, the Royal Exchange is staging something alternative; Little Shop of Horrors and we chat to the director to find out more.