Theatre News

Julian Fellowes' Wind in the Willows to open in October 2016
By Daisy Bowie-Sell
The Downton Abbey writer's new musical adaptation of the classic novel will open in Plymouth
40 years of the Olivier Awards to be celebrated with BBC gala
BBC Radio 3 will hold a special gala performance featuring past Olivier Award winners including Adrian Lester
Casting announced for Tomcat at Southwark Playhouse
James Rushbrooke's new play was the winner of this year's Papatango New Writing prize
Michael Coveney: Could men become the new minority in theatre?
By Michael Coveney
Some of the greatest female roles in world drama are currently being re-defined
Casting announced for Closer to Heaven at Union Theatre
The Pet Shop Boys musical returns to the Union Theatre following its sell-out run in April this year
Jane Horrocks to star in new season at Young Vic
The new season will also see a new production of Joe Penhall's award-winning Blue/Orange
Casting announced for new show Baddies: The Musical
The production, which opens at the Unicorn Theatre in November, is also offering the chance for 10-year olds to attend a red carpet event
Casting announced for Hello Again at Hope Theatre
Michael John LaChiusa's musical returns to London for the first time since its European premiere in 2001
The Voice finalist Lucy O'Byrne to play Maria in the The Sound of Music
The iconic musical will begin its UK tour in Peterborough later this year
Full casting announced for Cats at the London Palladium
Find out who will be joining Beverley Knight when Cats returns next month