Theatre News

Dates and venue announced for the WhatsOnStage Awards
By Editorial Staff
Nominations for the awards open this week
Toyah Willcox to star in new season at Lyric Hammersmith
The actress and singer will star in a new stage adaptation of Derek Jarman's film Jubilee
Cast announced for Kathryn Hunter's Napoleon Disrobed UK tour
Told by an Idiot will adapt Simon Leys' novella for a UK tour
Hampstead Theatre announces three new Downstairs productions
The new season will feature work by three female playwrights
Full casting announced for The York Realist
Robert Hastie's revival is a co-production between the Donmar Warehouse and Sheffield Theatre
Shortlist announced for 2017 Bruntwood Prize
The ten scripts will be whittled down to four and announced at a ceremony at the Royal Exchange next month
Old Vic announces bicentennial season
The new season will feature four world premieres including a stage adaptation of Patrick Ness' A Monster Calls
Theatres make collective statement over sexual harassment in industry
Following revelations last week and in America, a joint statement has been issued by British theatres
New tour dates announced for Miss Saigon
There are two new UK venues to add to the current tour of the show
Lucy Woollatt to step down as executive director of Young Vic
The news follows the recent appointment of Kwame Kwei-Armah as the theatre's new artistic director