Theatre News

Lenny Henry to host Olivier Awards
The comedian and actor will oversee proceedings at the Royal Opera House next month
Soho Theatre and OperaUpClose to stage Carmen
By Editorial Staff
The production will run this Summer, directed by Robin Norton-Hale
Simon Stephens leads online workshop for Bruntwood Prize
By Editorial Staff
Stephens's workshop is designed to encourage writers entering this year's competition
Menier Chocolate Factory revives Ayckbourn's Communicating Doors
By Editorial Staff
Lindsay Posner's production opens in May
Cast announced for Rumpy Pumpy musical
By Editorial Staff
The WI musical is running at the King's Head and Landor Theatres
Globe announces casting for Merchant of Venice with Jonathan Pryce
By Editorial Staff
The production runs from 30 April to 7 June, directed by Jonathan Munby
Ben Whishaw stars in Almeida's Greek season
Artistic director Rupert Goold has vowed to "take the Greeks out of the attic"
Cast announced for Scarlet at Southwark Playhouse
By Editorial Staff
Poldark's Heida Reed is among a cast of newcomers
Artsdepot hosts charity production of The Producers
By Editorial Staff
Impact Theatre's production runs for three nights next month
Gate Theatre announces Icons and Idols season
New plays by Elinor Cook and Lucas Hnath feature alongside a new version of Medea