Theatre News

Full casting announced for Hadley Fraser and Josie Rourke's new musical Committee
Committee is based on the parliamentary inquiry into the collapse of Kids Company
Further casting announced for Queen Anne West End transfer
The full cast joining Romola Garai and Emma Cunniffe has been announced
Ian McKellen, Lucian Msamati and Fiona Shaw to perform in Almeida's new speech project
Figures of Speech is a series of films, released for free, of iconic speeches from history
Theatre line up for Latitude Festival 2017 announced
The festival will see new works from Mark Thomas and Shôn Dale-Jones, as well as a piece inspired by Donald Trump's comments about women
Half a Sixpence to close in the West End this September
The production will close after ten months in the West End
Selladoor announce new UK tour of Spamalot
The Monty Python musical will open in Blackpool in September
Georgia Frost wins Alan Bates Award
Noma Dumezweni presented the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School student with the award
Phil Jupitus among 16 comedians announced for Manwatching at the Royal Court
The show will see the male comedians perform an unseen script written by a woman
Charlotte Spencer to replace Helen George in Love in Idleness West End transfer
George won't transfer with the production due to prior filming commitments
Judi Dench to appear in conversation at the Orange Tree
The actress will be the first in the theatre's new talk series