Theatre News

Ian McKellen's King Lear to transfer into the West End
The show opened in Chichester last autumn to a raft of rave reviews
Rob Brydon, Bertie Carvel, Jane Asher and more to appear in Orpheus Centre piece
Richard Stilgoe's Orpheus - The Musical will be performed by students and alumni from the Orpheus Trust and the Arts Educational School
Cast announced for Sondheim's Assassins at Pleasance Theatre
Sondheim's musical is about attempts to murder US presidents
Mike Bartlett and Will Self premieres feature in new Arcola Theatre season
A stage adaptation of Lola Shoneyin's novel and D H Lawrence will also feature in the season
John Barrowman to perform three intimate concerts in the West End
The show will be as part of the Broadway at Leicester Square Theatre concert series
Evita tour further dates and casting announced
Bill Kenwright's production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical continues to tour the UK and internationally
Bush Theatre to stage festival of fertility in May
The west London theatre will stage the world's first theatre festival dedicated to fertility
Bat Out of Hell casting announced – exclusive
Andrew Polec and Christina Bennington return to lead the cast of Jim Steinman's musical