Let's talk about sets: Lily Arnold on So Here We Are at the Royal Exchange
We chat to set designer Lily Arnold about the process of designing Luke Norris' new play
Matt Trueman: There's no such thing as regional theatre
'When we talk of regional theatre, we really mean local theatre'
Matt Trueman: It's not just bad work that puts audiences off
Many factors can potentially alienate theatregoers
Michael Coveney: Festival fever in Manchester and the National Theatre
Festival season provides an opportunity to experience a multitude of artforms