Theatre News

Tom Stoppard champions Audible's new $5 million grant for emerging playwrights
Audiobook company Audible has launched the grant to commission and produce new works
Bat Out of Hell extends in London
Jim Steinman's musical will open at the Coliseum in June
Shortlist for 2016 Ian Charleson Award announced
The acting award recognises performers under 30 in a classical role
New network launches to support theatres and theatremakers in London
More than 20 theatre organisations have signed up to STAMP
Musical version of Alanis Morissette's Jagged Little Pill to open next year
The singer's 1995 album features the songs "You Oughta Know" and "Ironic"
Ellen McDougall announces first season as Gate's artistic director
McDougall will direct two pieces in her inaugural season
Lizzy Watts to play title role in Ivo van Hove's Hedda Gabler UK tour
The actress will take on the role in Ivo Van Hove's production
Emma Rice's final season announced at Shakespeare's Globe
Emma Rice's final season will feature a new musical in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Old Vic Theatre matinee evacuated after security alert
The performance of Woyzeck was evacuated as a precaution