Theatre News

Elvis musical Love Me Tender rocks and rolls onto UK tour
By Editorial Staff
Joe DiPietro's musical features the King's music, and opens in Manchester in June
Last Five Years film to play Empire Leicester Square
The Jason Robert Brown musical stars Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan
Emmerdale duo star in Two at Above the Arts
By Editorial Staff
Jamie Shelton and Chelsea Halfpenny will star in a rare London revival
Winners announced of Manchester Theatre Awards
By Editorial Staff
Clare Foster and Antony Sher were among those honoured on Friday
Exclusive: Pet Shop Boys musical Closer to Heaven revived at Union
The production marks the show's first major London revival
Major fire breaks out at Battersea Arts Centre
By Editorial Staff
More than 80 firefighters tackled the blaze at the leading venue; the grand hall has been destroyed
Stephen Sondheim brands Lady Gaga at Oscars a 'travesty'
The composer was unimpressed by the pop star's Sound of Music medley
Further casting announced for Mack and Mabel with Michael Ball
By Editorial Staff
American newcomer Rebecca LaChance will play silent movie star Mabel Normand
Jonathan Groff leads How To Succeed concert
Hannah Waddingham and Clive Rowe will also star in the one-off production at the Royal Festival Hall
Lenny Henry to host Olivier Awards
The comedian and actor will oversee proceedings at the Royal Opera House next month