Theatre by the Lake

Howard Brenton: 'To write Strindberg anew, I had to contact his spirit'
By Howard Brenton
The playwright talks about what it took to write his new version of Miss Julie, which opens at Theatre by the Lake this week
Conrad Lynch announces first season at Theatre by the Lake
The season includes new plays by Laura Eason and Nicholas Pierpan
Michael Coveney: five theatre resolutions for the New Year
Critic Michael Coveney picks five things he'll be aiming for in 2016
Peter Pan (Keswick, Theatre by the Lake)
By Stephen Longstaffe
Peter Pan truly flies during moments that involve local children, says Stephen Longstaffe.
Theatre by the Lake New Season includes Abigail's Party and The 39 Steps
Also in the new season is an adaptation of The Snow Queen and Suddenly Last Summer.
Old Times (Theatre by the Lake, Keswick)
By Stephen Longstaffe
Stephen Longstaffe thinks Old Times still has the power to grip the audience.
The Comedy of Errors (Theatre by the Lake, Keswick)
By Stephen Longstaffe
Our reviewer enjoys this light but fulfilling Shakespeare romp in Keswick.
Shakespeare & Pinter complete Summer Season at Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
Comedy of Errors and Old Times are the last additions to the Summer Season.
Seeing the Lights (Theatre by the Lake, Keswick)
By Stephen Longstaffe
Keswick's Theatre by the Lake comes up with another winner in it's brilliant new season.
Dracula (Theatre by the Lake, Keswick)
By Stephen Longstaffe
Thrilling and sexy from a theatre company at the top their game, says Stephen Longstaffe of Theatre by the Lake's Dracula.