Theatre News

West End strikes loom as union rejects pay deal
By Theo Bosanquet · 21 Oct 2014

BECTU is campaigning for a commitment to the London Living Wage

Les Miserables and Book of Mormon announce extensions
By Rebecca Donn · 20 Oct 2014

Les Mis is the longest-running musical in the West End

Brighton outdoor theatre gets go-ahead
By Maxwell Cooter · 20 Oct 2014

Plans for a 425-seat open air venue passed by council

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards
By Ben Hewis · 20 Oct 2014

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Park Theatre announces Spring 2015 season
By Rosie Bannister · 20 Oct 2014

Jez Bond's new programme includes world premieres about internet dating, extremism and Margaret Thatcher

Lynda Bellingham dies from cancer aged 66
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Oct 2014

Bellingham was diagnosed last year before she was due to appear in A Passionate Woman in Sheffield

EXCLUSIVE: The Play That Goes Wrong extends booking until September 2015
By Ben Hewis · 18 Oct 2014

The WhatsOnStage Award-winning comedy from Mischief Theatre is playing at the Duchess Theatre

Potted Sherlock comes to West End for Christmas
By Nicole Goldstein · 17 Oct 2014

Dan and Jeff are set to bring their latest condensed creation to the Vaudville Theatre

Alex Gaumond to replace Rufus Hound in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
By Rebecca Donn · 17 Oct 2014

Gaumond will star opposite Robert Lindsay from 11 November

Laura Pitt-Pulford and Michael French star in Curve's Sound of Music
By Rebecca Donn · 17 Oct 2014

Paul Kerryson's Christmas production begins previews next month