Theatre News

John Hurt dies aged 77
The legendary actor started his career on stage in London before becoming one of the country's most celebrated film actors
Casting announced for Seventeen at Lyric Hammersmith
Matthew Whittet's play receives its European premiere
Harry Potter producer wins The Stage Award for the third time running
Sheffield Theatres has also won the Regional Theatre of the Year award for the third time
Full cast announced for UK premiere of The Life
Sharon D Clarke and Cornell S John will open at Southwark Playhouse in March
Daniel Radcliffe, Billie Piper and Andrew Garfield star in new NT Live line-up
This year's broadcasts will include Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Yerma and Angels in America
Kinky Boots extends in the West End
The musical is now booking until September 2017
Cast joining Imelda Staunton in Follies at the National announced
Tracie Bennett and Peter Forbes are among the additions to the cast
Bryan Cranston to make UK theatre debut in new National Theatre season
The season also includes John Tiffany's Pinocchio, Rory Kinnear in Macbeth and a UK tour of People, Places and Things