Theatre News

Cast announced for UK tour of Hairspray
Freya Sutton, Claire Sweeney and Brenda Edwards are among the company
Manville and McAvoy to unveil Oliviers nominees
By Editorial Staff
The acclaimed duo will host the announcement next Monday
Shortlist announced for Sheridan Morley prize
By Editorial Staff
This year's nominees include Richard Eyre, Kika Markham and Andrew Sachs
Russell Tovey apologises for branding drama students 'effeminate'
The actor got in hot water on Twitter following comments in a recent interview
Cast announced for Salisbury Little Shop of Horrors
By Editorial Staff
Gareth Machin's production also runs at the Mercury Theatre, Colchester
Royal Court's new season includes verbatim NHS play
Other highlights include debbie tucker green's new play hang
Almeida announces cast for Stephens' Carmen Disruption
Sharon Small will make her Almeida debut alongside Olivier winner Noma Dumezweni
Full casting and extra performance announced for Sweeney Todd starring Emma Thompson
Rosalie Craig and Alex Gaumond are joining the cast, and there will be an extra matinee on 5 April
Shakespeare's Globe reports bumper year
The historic venue accounted for ten percent of all London play-going in 2014
Mel Brooks brings solo show to West End
The man behind The Producers will play for one night only at the Prince of Wales Theatre