Theatre News

Frinton's programme for the 75th anniversary season
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 14 Jul 2014 · Frinton

2014 marks the 75th anniversary year of the summer theatre season at the McGrigor Hall in Frinton. The programme has some old favourites as well as two new plays.

New principals announced for Book of Mormon
By Rosie Bannister · 14 Jul 2014 · London, West End

Billy Harrigan Tighe and A.J. Holmes will take over from Gavin Creel and Jared Gertner

Full casting announced for Jersey Boys UK tour

Stephen Webb, Sam Ferriday and Lewis Griffiths join Tim Driesen on the upcoming tour

Jenna Russell and Jonathan Slinger return to Urinetown
By Rosie Bannister · 11 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The West End transfer of Jamie Lloyd's production will feature many of the original St James Theatre cast, but will not include leading man Richard Fleeshman

Lindsay Lohan 'late for rehearsal' stories untrue, says Speed-the-Plow representative
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The Mean Girls and Parent Trap star has not even begun rehearsals yet, a spokesperson told WhatsOnStage

Stones in His Pockets returns for UK tour
By Editorial Staff · 10 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The comedy centres on the impact of a Hollywood film crew on a small Irish town

Royal Court announces late night 'revue' show
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Jul 2014 · London, Off-West End

The Sloane Square venue is inviting anyone who has worked there "in any capacity" to contribute material for The Get Out

Two-hander Pride and Prejudice set for UK tour
By Rebecca Donn · 8 Jul 2014 · Salisbury

A new adaptation of the classic novel will be touring the UK this autumn

Gillian Anderson-led Streetcar Named Desire extends at Young Vic
By Theo Bosanquet · 8 Jul 2014 · London, Off-West End

The venue has also announced details of a daily ticket lottery

Rattigan's debut play revived in Jermyn Street 30s season
By Theo Bosanquet · 8 Jul 2014 · London, Off-West End

First Episode was written while the playwright was still a student at Oxford