Theatre News

Exclusive: casting announced for Waiting for Godot
The Sheffield Theatres production opens in February
New cast announced for Les Miserables
Long-runner Carrie Hope Fletcher will leave the production in February
Casting announced for national tour of The Herbal Bed
The tour opens at the Royal & Derngate in February
Full casting announced for West End transfer of Mrs Henderson Presents
The musical adaptation will open at the Noel Coward Theatre in February
The Stage 100 list is released
ATG joint chief executives Rosemary Squire and Howard Panter top The Stage's list of the 100 most influential people in UK theatre
Laurie Anderson appointed guest director of Brighton Festival
The legendary American musician and performance artist will programme the 50th anniversary year of the festival
Kully Thiarai appointed new artistic director at National Theatre Wales
The current executive and artistic director at Cast will take over from May
Chris Addison, opera star
The comedian prepares to make his Royal Opera debut
Mike Shepherd becomes sole artistic director at Kneehigh
The Kneehigh creator goes solo as Emma Rice takes over at the Globe
Evita producer Robert Stigwood dies
By Editorial Staff
The Bee Gees manager produced several musicals including Jesus Christ Superstar and Hair