Theatre News

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty returns for UK tour
By Editorial Staff
Bourne described the production today as 'one of New Adventures' finest achievements'
She Stoops to Conquer and Talking Heads feature in Bath Summer season
Anita Dobson and Stephanie Cole will take to the stage at Theatre Royal Bath later this year
Farinelli and the King starring Mark Rylance transfers to West End
By Editorial Staff
The production will play a limited season at the Duke of York's Theatre
Digital Theatre releases The Crucible online
By Editorial Staff
The production starring Richard Armitage will be available from 17 March
Casting announced for Mrs Henderson Presents musical
Terry Johnson's production opens at Theatre Royal Bath in August and will star Janie Dee and Emma Williams
Paul Merton guest stars in 39 Steps for Comic Relief
By Editorial Staff
The comedian and Hitchcock fan will play a mystery killer
Andrea Riseborough stars in National's As You Like It
The Birdman actress has been absent from the London stage for seven years
New Sheffield season includes Show Boat
Also announced today are revivals of Romeo and Juliet and Deborah Bruce's The Distance
St James Theatre revives Jason Robert Brown's Songs for a New World
By Editorial Staff
The production marks the show's 20th anniversary
BBC to screen Barbican's Antigone starring Juliette Binoche
Ivo van Hove's production will be transmitted on BBC4 in the Spring