Theatre News

London Writers' Week announces benefit for Grenfell Tower
Profits from the event, which has changed venue, will be donated to the victims of the tragedy
Kenny Wax appointed president of Society of London Theatre
The producer takes over the role from the departing Caro Newling
Casting announced for Mrs Orwell at the Old Red Lion
Tony Cox's play about the latter stages of George Orwell's life gets its world premiere in August
Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse announces new season
The theatre will host the premiere of Kneehigh's The Tin Drum
Further casting announced for Elf
Atomic Kitten star Liz McClarnon will play Jovie
Everybody's Talking About Jamie transfers to the West End
The new musical by The Feeling frontman Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae premiered at Sheffield Crucible last year
Exclusive: Full casting announced for Five Guys Named Moe
Clarke Peters' musical will open in a new venue in Marble Arch
Cast joining Lesley Sharp in The Seagull announced
Simon Stephens' adaptation opens at the Lyric Hammersmith in October
Casting announced for Neaptide at the National Theatre
The piece is the first in the theatre's series focusing on LGBT+ stories
Full casting announced for The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole
Luke Sheppard directs this new stage adaptation of Sue Townsend's novel