Theatre News

Rufus Norris: 'We must be aware of nepotism in the theatre industry'
The director of the National Theatre has spoken out about how directors and venues must avoid nepotism
Harriet Thorpe to star as Princess Margaret in Richard Stirling's A Princess Undone
Richard Stirling's play is based on real-life events and takes place in 1993
Andrew Polec wins at the Stage Debut Awards
The inaugural awards recognise the best breakthrough actors and creatives in theatre
Doctor Who star Pearl Mackie joins the cast of The Birthday Party
Further casting includes Toby Jones, Zoe Wanamaker and Stephen Mangan
Cast announced for Terry Johnson's Insignificance at the Arcola
Johnson's daughter Alice Bailey Johnson leads the cast in the comedy next month
Tina Turner musical confirms West End dates
Phyllida Lloyd directs the world premiere of Katori Hall's musical
Adam Garcia leads the cast of The Exorcist in the West End
The show runs at the Phoenix Theatre over Christmas
Nominations announced for 2017 UK Theatre Awards
The winners will be announced on 15 October
Tara Theatre announces winter season
The season sees John Agard among those billed to perform
Cast announced for Hampstead Theatre's Slaves of Solitude
The adaptation of Patrick Hamilton's novel makes its debut next month