Theatre News

Casting announced for Nigel Harman's Berkoff double-bill
Shaun Dooley and Emily Bruni will feature in the one-act plays
Cast announced for Broken Biscuits
Tom Wells' coming-of-age comedy gets its world premiere in Newcastle next month
Kate Tempest and Alan Bennett to feature in BBC Two's new arts programming
The channel will dedicate Saturday nights to music, theatre, performance and cinema this autumn
Globe to live-stream A Midsummer Night's Dream online
It will be the first production to be streamed from the venue
Matt Smith, Jessica Hynes and Hugh Bonneville to appear in the NYT gala
The 60th anniversary gala will feature alumni from the company's 60 year history
The Addams Family musical to tour UK
Based on the characters by Charles Addams, the musical comedy will focus on a grown up Wednesday
Scarlett Strallen to star in She Loves Me
The actress will return to the Menier Chocolate Factory in December
The week in pictures: 27 August - 2 September
Rob Brydon, Kerry Ellis and Sadiq Khan have been out and about in theatreland this week
First look: Sadie Frost in Britten in Brooklyn
Zoe Lewis' play gets its world premiere at Wilton's Music Hall
Wicked extends booking until November 2017
The new booking period goes on sale next week