Theatre News

Jonathan Miller to direct Northern Broadsides' Barrie Rutter in King Lear
By Editorial Staff · 11 Nov 2014

The production premieres in Halifax in February

Phill Jupitus joins Urinetown from 1 December
By Theo Bosanquet · 11 Nov 2014

Jupitus will take over the role of Caldwell B Cladwell from Simon Paisley Day

Raine's Donkey Heart transfers to Trafalgar Studios
By Rebecca Donn · 10 Nov 2014

The show enjoyed a sell out run at the Old Red Lion earlier this year

Kingston Rose announces 2015 season
By Editorial Staff · 10 Nov 2014

Highlights include a new production of Romeo Juliet and David Hare's The Absence of War

Royal Court to host Day of Action on climate change
By Nicole Goldstein · 10 Nov 2014

The day is prompted by its current production 2071

The Hunger Games stage show coming to purpose-built theatre in 2016
By Ben Hewis · 7 Nov 2014

The show will be based on the popular multimedia franchise conceived by Suzanne Collins

West End strikes halted by BECTU & SOLT agreement
By Rebecca Donn · 7 Nov 2014

Recent threats of strike action over pay in the West End could be halted today after the organisations came to an agreeable solution

Philip Quast joins Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel in Sweeney Todd cast
By Ben Hewis · 7 Nov 2014

The multi-Olivier award winning actor will play Judge Turpin in the ENO's production at the Coliseum next year

Maxine Peake's Hamlet broadcast to cinemas as Globe launches online player
By Theo Bosanquet · 6 Nov 2014

It's been a good week for fans of Shakespeare on screen

Indira Varma leads cast of Hampstead's Tiger Country
By Rosie Bannister · 6 Nov 2014

Nina Raine's NHS play opens on the Main Stage in December