Theatre News

Cast announced for Deposit at Hampstead Theatre
By Editorial Staff
Matt Hartley's play centres on young people struggling to get on the housing ladder
Di and Viv and Rose announces early closure
By Editorial Staff
Amelia Bullmore's comedy stars Tamzin Outhwaite, Samantha Spiro and Jenna Russell
RSC to stage second relaxed performance of Matilda
By Editorial Staff
Relaxed performances see the production adapted for those with autism and learning disabilities
Perfect Pitch announces Michael Ball as new patron
Ball said he wants to help create 'the hit shows of tomorrow'
Benedict Cumberbatch Hamlet to be screened globally through NT Live
The production at the Barbican Theatre will be beamed to more than 40 countries in October
Voting now open in Olivier This Morning Audience Award
By Editorial Staff
The category is the only Olivier Award voted for by the public
Trevor Nunn directs student production of Two Gentlemen of Verona
The ArtsEd production was described as a 'dream come true' by students
BBC launches year-long Get Creative campaign
By Editorial Staff
Director General Tony Hall said the campaign will 'inspire everyone to make art or do something creative'
Tributes paid to RSC 'icon' Alan Howard, who has died aged 77
The actor was known for his kingly portrayals and distinctive voice
Brighton Festival 2015 launches with Ali Smith as guest director
By Editorial Staff
Highlights include a series of events themed around the upcoming General Election