Theatre News

Beautiful extends at Aldwych to February 2016
By Editorial Staff

The Carole King musical opened in the West End earlier this week

Exclusive: Cast announced for new Avenue Q tour
By Editorial Staff

Kate Monster and co are hitting the road again in April

Exclusive: Patsy Ferran cast in RSC's Merchant of Venice
By Editorial Staff

Polly Findlay's production opens in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in May, playing in rep with Othello

Lenny Henry stars in Educating Rita at Chichester

The venue's newly announced season also features a Chekhov trilogy adapted by David Hare, and new musical A Damsel in Distress

Kevin Spacey to receive special Olivier Award
By Editorial Staff

Spacey steps down as Old Vic artistic director later this year

Cameron Mackintosh confirms new Mary Poppins tour
By Editorial Staff

The production opens at Leicester Curve in October

Stephen Merchant set for West End debut in The Mentalists

The production runs for a limited season at Wyndham's Theatre from 3 July

Stomp 'breaks box office record' at Ambassadors
By Editorial Staff

The show will hold a special gala night to mark its 13th year in the West End

Colchester Mercury gets £580k grant for redevelopment
By Editorial Staff

The work will enable the venue's studio to increase capacity to over 100 seats

Line-up announced for Women Centre Stage festival at National Theatre
By Editorial Staff

Sphinx Theatre's gender equality project will include new work by Timberlake Wertenbaker and special 24 hour plays by Rona Munro and April De Angelis