Theatre News

Orange Tree will not apply for next round of NPO Arts Council funding
The theatre lost its status as a National Portfolio Organisation in 2014
Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour to make West End transfer
Vicky Featherstone's production will open at the Duke of York's after last year's run at the National
Defibrillator announce revival of Sam Shepard's A Lie of the Mind
James Hillier will direct the play at Southwark Playhouse
Adrian Lukis and Jill Winternitz to star in I'm Gonna Pray For You So Hard
Halley Feiffer's black comedy receives its UK premiere at the Finborough
Trevor Nunn to direct two shows at the Menier Chocolate Factory
The director will helm revivals of plays by Terrence Rattigan and Peter Shaffer
Russell T Davies: 'I want to write a play in the next five years'
The Doctor Who TV writer has just been announced as one of the judges for the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting
Bochum's Starlight Express to be performed in English for the first time
The version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical has been running in Germany for 29 years
Open auditions announced for Hairspray UK tour
The production returns for a new tour, beginning in Cardiff in August
Billie Piper to return in Yerma in Young Vic's new season
Atonement director Joe Wright will also stage a production as part of the line up
La La Land breaks record for most Oscar nominations for a musical film
The musical has been nominated a record-breaking 14 times