War Horse

Test your theatre knowledge: Animals on stage
With War Horse embarking on a UK tour, Lions and Tigers, Dolphins and Sharks and The Hartlepool Monkey all running this month, we thought it was time to do an animal themed quiz
Theatre aimed exclusively at kids makes you realise yours probably want to kill you
Made In China's new show Double Double Act proves how different our sensibilities are from our own children
Nicholas Hytner's book doesn't dish the dirt, but it is revelatory
As Nicholas Hytner's book Balancing Acts is published this week, Sarah Crompton looks at why it's a vital read in the current climate
The new Bridge Theatre programme isn't safe, it's thrilling
Sarah Crompton looks at the first season from Nick Hytner and Nick Starr in their brand new theatre
Marianne Elliott to leave National Theatre
The director has finished her role as associate director to set up an independent company
Michael Morpurgo's Running Wild to tour UK
The adaptation of the War Horse author's novel will open in Chichester
Bringing rabbits to life from page to stage in Watership Down
By James Backway
Ahead of tonight's opening night, actor James Backway looks at how he has been preparing to bounce, hop and dance like a rabbit
Dark theatres to lose West End £3,000,000 in a week
An influx of shows closing has caused an unusual quiet to fall on theatreland
Stagey versions of 8 bestselling books
Everything's better with theatre added, to celebrate World Book Day here's some stagey book adaptations