Theatre News

Funny Girl extends in the West End
The show starring Sheridan Smith has extended at the Savoy Theatre
Glee star to make debut in Dreamgirls
Amber Riley will lead the UK premiere of the musical Dreamgirls
British director William Gaskill dies at the age of 85
The director was a former head of Royal Court and co-founder of Joint Stock
William Gaskill obituary
The British theatre director has died at the age of 85
New season announced at Finborough Theatre
West London's fringe theatre will stage London, UK and world premieres between March and May
Young Londoners to take over Tricycle Theatre
The theatre is staging its biggest ever Tricycle Takeover in March
The Railway Children extends
Tickets for the extension go on sale on Friday
Mark Curry to join cast of Wicked
The ex-Blue Peter presenter will take on the role of The Wizard from 25 March
Lenny Henry joins board of National Theatre
The actor was knighted for his services to drama in 2015