Kevin Spacey to receive special Olivier Award
By Editorial Staff

Spacey steps down as Old Vic artistic director later this year

SOLT box office report reveals 11th year of growth

Overall revenues and attendance rose again in 2014, as did ticket prices

Editor's Blog: Made in Dagenham and the plight of the British musical

'It's funny, it's stirring and, like all the most successful British shows, it revolves around industrial action. So what went wrong?'

New work 'overtakes revivals' on British stages, says report

A major survey of over 250 UK venues reveals that new work is now in the majority

West End strikes halted by BECTU & SOLT agreement
By Rebecca Donn

Recent threats of strike action over pay in the West End could be halted today after the organisations came to an agreeable solution

Do you support a strike by theatre workers over pay?

BECTU is campaigning for a commitment to the London Living Wage

West End strikes loom as union rejects pay deal

BECTU is campaigning for a commitment to the London Living Wage

Kids Week reports record sales for 2014
By Editorial Staff

Revenues for SOLT's annual initiative were up 64% on last year

Theatre quiz of the week: Doctor Who, Lloyd Webber and the cost of Cumberbatch

How much notice have you paid this week's theatre news? Find out by taking our quiz

Infographic: SOLT report reveals London theatre makes more money than cinema

This was one of the findings of the London Theatre Report 2014, which also discovered that the average ticket price in London fell by more than £1 in 2012/13