Theatre News

Penelope Wilton leads Taken at Midnight to West End

The play premiered in Chichester earlier this month

Hobbit's Adam Brown cast in Saxon Court at Southwark

Daniel Andersen's debut play is set at the height of the financial crisis

National Theatre Wales stages play about gay rugby star Gareth Thomas

Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage is a collaboration with Out of Joint

Wendi Peters stars in Oh What A Lovely War tour
By Editorial Staff

Peters joins the ensemble cast on its 2015 UK tour

West End strikes loom as union rejects pay deal

BECTU is campaigning for a commitment to the London Living Wage

Les Miserables and Book of Mormon announce extensions
By Rebecca Donn

Les Mis is the longest-running musical in the West End

Brighton outdoor theatre gets go-ahead

Plans for a 425-seat open air venue passed by council

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Park Theatre announces Spring 2015 season

Jez Bond's new programme includes world premieres about internet dating, extremism and Margaret Thatcher

Lynda Bellingham dies from cancer aged 66

Bellingham was diagnosed last year before she was due to appear in A Passionate Woman in Sheffield