Theatre News

Tributes paid to RSC 'icon' Alan Howard, who has died aged 77
The actor was known for his kingly portrayals and distinctive voice
Brighton Festival 2015 launches with Ali Smith as guest director
By Editorial Staff
Highlights include a series of events themed around the upcoming General Election
Pixie Lott joins Strictly pros in Puttin' On The Ritz
By Editorial Staff
The singer will star in the show with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter and George Gershwin at the New Wimbledon Theatre
Sean Hughes joins cast of The Railway Children
The actor and comedian will play Mr Perks in the show from 17 March
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying concert comes to Festival Hall
Frank Loesser's musical will feature the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Major report calls for 'urgent action' on arts diversity
The Warwick Commission's Enriching Britain report calls for closer collaboration between culture sectors to improve access
Thriller Live cast fundraise for Red Nose Day
The Michael Jackson inspired production has also extended to April 2016
English National Ballet announces 2015/16 season
By Editorial Staff
Highlights include a new triple bill of work by female choreographers
Full list: Winners of the 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards
Miss Saigon wins a record nine awards, and former Doctor Who stars David Tennant and Billie Piper take Best Actor and Actress in a Play
Miss Saigon wins record haul at 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards
By Editorial Staff
Cameron Mackintosh's West End revival picks up a total of nine awards; other winners include Coriolanus, Memphis and Shakespeare in Love