Theatre News

Winner of the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting 2015 announced
Londoner Katherine Soper has won this year's award, presented at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester
Initial casting announced for national tour of Chicago
The hit musical will open in Oxford in February 2016
Indian actor Saeed Jaffrey dies
The film and theatre actor has passed away in London at the age of 86
Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe leave Ovalhouse
The co-directors will be leaving to focus on individual projects
Independent theatre-makers feature on BBC Four this weekend
On Stage: Live from Television Centre is produced by Battersea Arts Centre and hosted by Kirsty Wark
Actor Warren Mitchell dies
The actor, best known for his portrayal of Alf Garnett in the TV series Till Death Us Do Part, has passed away at the age of 89
Further casting announced for Kings of Broadway
The one-off concert celebrates the work of Jerry Herman, Stephen Sondheim and Jule Styne
Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre announces Spring/Summer 2016 Season
Anne-Marie Duff will kick off the season in Husbands and Sons
Susannah Fielding and Max Bennett among cast of Bull
The production returns to the Young Vic following an acclaimed run earlier this year
In the Heights announces extension to April 2016
Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical has extended for the second time since opening in October