Theatre News

Pete Townshend writes new music for The Who's Tommy
The songwriter has penned two songs for the new touring production
New five-hour Ayckbourn piece in Edinburgh International Festival
The line up for this year's International Festival has been announced
Casting announced for On The Town at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Drew McOnie directs the first production of the theatre's 2017 season
Full line-up of Southbank's Alchemy festival announced
The festival of south Asian culture runs in London in May
Male actor to play Salomé in RSC's upcoming production
Full casting for Owen Horsley's production has been announced
Initial casting announced for Richard III at Hull Truck
Mat Fraser will lead the cast of Northern Broadsides' production
Hannah Murray drops out of all-female Posh
The new take on Laura Wade's play opens at the Pleasance Theatre later this month
Craig Revel Horwood to direct new Dusty Springfield musical
Son of a Preacher Man is the second musical featuring the singer's music announced this year
Final casting announced for How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying at Wilton's
Marc Pickering leads the cast of the revival at Wilton's Music Hall
Actor Tony Haygarth dies aged 72
The actor and writer's career spanned film, TV and theatre