Theatre News

Glenda Jackson to play King Lear on BBC Radio 4
Deborah Warner's production has been adapted for radio
Laura Mvula to write music for RSC's new season
Mercury Prize nominee is among composers announced for 2017 Rome season
Summer Strallen to star in Terry Johnson's Hysteria
The award-winning play is set to tour in 2017
Marianne Elliott to leave National Theatre
The director has finished her role as associate director to set up an independent company
1927's Paul Barritt to open new show in June
Barritt will use animation and live action in the world premiere of a new show in London
Exclusive: New production of Macbeth to take place in Caerphilly Castle
Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru stage a site-specific production of Shakespeare's tragedy
Rory Kinnear, Rachel Tucker and more to join Giles Terera in concert
The concerts take place at the Pheasantry, London from 27 - 29 November
Flashdance - The Musical to return
The show arrives in the UK for the first time since 2011