Theatre News

Cynthia Erivo and Jon Robyns star in Dessa Rose at Trafalgar Studios
By Editorial Staff · 3 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The European premiere production opens later this month

Nuffield announces 50th anniversary season, Tom Hiddleston joins as associate actor
By Theo Bosanquet · 3 Jul 2014 · Southampton

Highlights of the season include an adaptation of Coen Brothers' film The Hudsucker Proxy

Cast announced for Young Vic Cherry Orchard
By Editorial Staff · 2 Jul 2014 · London, Off-West End

Katie Mitchell's production uses a new version by Simon Stephens

Philip Ridley's controversial Ghost from a Perfect Place revived at Arcola
By Theo Bosanquet · 2 Jul 2014 · London, Off-West End

The 'in-yer-face' play will receive a 20th anniversary production directed by Russell Bolam

National Theatre's Great Britain transfers to West End in September
By Rosie Bannister · 2 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The new Richard Bean play announces the transfer after being open only a day

Scottsboro Boys to hold open auditions for West End run
By Rosie Bannister · 1 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The show, which is transferring following a successful Young Vic run last year, is looking for someone to play the part of Eugene

Edward Hall: Propeller's future 'called into question' by ACE funding withdrawal
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The all-male Shakespeare company lost its NPO status today

Meera Syal stars in NT's Beautiful Forevers; Here Lies Love confirmed for Dorfman
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The National has announced further details of its 2014/15 programme

Orange Tree loses NPO funding as small companies bear brunt of Arts Council cuts
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The Richmond venue is among 58 organisations to lose National Portfolio status today

Urinetown transfers to West End's Apollo in September
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The American musical, set in a Gotham-like city of the future, is directed by Jamie Lloyd