Theatre News

Edinburgh Fringe breaks two million ticket barrier
By Editorial Staff · 26 Aug 2014

The world's largest arts festival continues its exponential growth

New season announced in Hampstead Downstairs
By Theo Bosanquet · 26 Aug 2014

Works by three new playwrights will premiere in the coming months

Jamie Lloyd directs Assassins at Menier Chocolate Factory
By Rosie Bannister · 26 Aug 2014

The upcoming Winter season also includes Buyer and Cellar starring Michael Urie

Glyndebourne announces its 2015 season
By Mark Valencia · 25 Aug 2014

Next year's festival will offer an imaginative mix of revivals and new productions

Richard Attenborough dies aged 90
By Theo Bosanquet · 24 Aug 2014

The prolific actor and director was one of the leading figures of British stage and screen in the post-war years

John Kearns wins Edinburgh Comedy Award
By Editorial Staff · 23 Aug 2014

Kearns follows up his Best Newcomer prize last year

Spine and Travesti among final round of Fringe First Awards
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 Aug 2014

Other winners included No Guts, No Heart, No Glory and Pondling

Shakespeare in Love extends to January 2015
By Editorial Staff · 21 Aug 2014

The screen-to-stage adaptation premiered in the West End last month

Cast confirmed for Almeida's Our Town
By Editorial Staff · 21 Aug 2014

David Cromer's production of Thornton Wilder's classic opens in October

Hampstead extends Seminar, full cast announced
By Theo Bosanquet · 21 Aug 2014

Roger Allam stars as a cantankerous novelist in Terry Johnson's production