Theatre News

Exclusive: Casting announced for new rock musical Lizzie
The production will run in Denmark in January before receiving its UK debut at Greenwich Theatre in February
Lenny Henry to star in Donmar Warehouse new season
The actor will take on the title role in The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
Donmar Warehouse awarded the Longford Prize for work in prisons
The theatre was honoured alongside Clean Break and York St John University
Exclusive: Stephen Schwartz's Working to get European premiere at Southwark Playhouse
The musical includes songs written by various composers including Lin-Manuel Miranda and James Taylor
New casting announced for Les Miserables
The new cast will take over on 5 December
JJ Abrams to produce The Play That Goes Wrong on Broadway
The Olivier award winning production will transfer to New York in March 2017
The Poor School to close after 32 years
No reason has been given for the school's closure at this point
Lee Mack to join Griff Rhys Jones in The Miser
The popular TV actor and comedian makes his West End debut in the 2017 revival
New production of Skylight in Theatr Clwyd season
The Welsh theatre's programme includes three world premieres and two major revivals
New Barney Norris play in Salisbury Playhouse's 2017 season
The programme also includes a new commission by Hattie Naylor