Theatre News

Casting announced for Jamie Lloyd's Guards at the Taj
The play, by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph, opens the refurbished Bush Theatre
National Theatre's Hedda Gabler to go on UK tour
Patrick Marber's adaptation currently stars Ruth Wilson and Rafe Spall
Slung Low's Flood to be screened on BBC
Details have been released for the theatre company's ambitious year-long commission as part of the Hull City of Culture
Initial dates, venues and casting announced for Gary Barlow's new musical The Band
The musical will be about the lives of five girls told through the music of Take That
Exclusive: Full cast of Tommy to include Peter Straker
The actor starred in the original West End production of Tommy in 1979
Kneehigh announces new season
The Cornwall-based touring theatre company will run a new show and bring back two productions
Winners of the Offies announced
Patrick Stewart announced the winners in a Twitter ceremony
Cilla - The Musical to embark on a UK tour
Open auditions will be held to find the lead role
Exclusive: Full cast announced for The Treatment at the Almeida
Lyndsey Turner returns to the Islington venue to direct the first London revival of Crimp's satire in 24 years
Mark Rylance to host Shakespeare event at Westminster Abbey
Rylance will team up with the Globe for a celebration on the Bard's birthday