Theatre News

Julie Andrews to direct new My Fair Lady production
By Will Longman
The Mary Poppins actress will return to the production she starred in 60 years ago
National Youth Theatre cancel controversial ISIS play
The play was due to address why school children might travel to Syria to join Islamic State
Lloyd Webber to bring Joseph back for 50th year?
By Will Longman
The composer has suggested he may bring the show back to the West End
Taylor Swift saves theatre company's opening night
By Will Longman
The "Shake it Off" singer has ensured there will be no "Bad Blood"
Applications open for Old Vic emerging artist scheme
The Old Vic is inviting 12 emerging artists to be part of Matthew Warchus' first season
Cast announced for premiere of Barney Norris' Eventide
The new production from the award-winning playwright will open at the Arcola Theatre in September
Full cast announced for UK tour of Lord of the Flies
Timothy Sheader's production will run at the Open Air Theatre before embarking on a UK tour
Greater Manchester Fringe Award winners announced
By Will Longman
The festival saw 96 shows take place throughout the month
National tour of Sister Act announced
Craig Revel Horwood will direct and choreograph the new production