Theatre News

The Kite Runner to return to the West End
The play will run at the Playhouse Theatre following its run at Wyndham's
Casting announced for new musical After You
The musical by Alex Parker and Katie Lam will premiere at Brasserie Zedel
West Yorkshire Playhouse awarded £25k grant for work with refugees
The theatre's programme includes a free, weekly choir practise for female refugees and asylum seekers
Drywrite's Fleabag to return for a second series on BBC
Phoebe Waller-Bridge's black comedy started life as a one-woman stage show at the Edinburgh Fringe
Theatre figures pay tribute to Nobel laureate and playwright Derek Walcott, dead aged 87
His work included the epic poem Omeros and Broadway musical The Capeman
Full cast announced for Footloose: The Musical
The cast joining Gareth Gates and Maureen Nolan has been announced
Casting announced for The Color Purple concert
The musical will play one night at Cadogan Hall
Mel C sings "Wannabe" at School of Rock performance
The ex-Spice Girls singer took to the stage at a performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical