Theatre News

Cast announced for Jane Wenham: The Witch of Walkern
Rebecca Lenkiewicz's new play begins a national tour in October
Amanda Hale leads cast of radicalisation play Martyr
Marius von Mayenburg's play explores the clash between fundamentalism and tolerance in Western democracy
Julie Andrews to direct new My Fair Lady production
By Will Longman
The Mary Poppins actress will return to the production she starred in 60 years ago
National Youth Theatre cancel controversial ISIS play
The play was due to address why school children might travel to Syria to join ISIS
Lloyd Webber to bring Joseph back for 50th year?
By Will Longman
The composer has suggested he may bring the show back to the West End
Taylor Swift saves theatre company's opening night
By Will Longman
The "Shake it Off" singer has ensured there will be no "Bad Blood"
Applications open for Old Vic emerging artist scheme
The Old Vic is inviting 12 emerging artists to be part of Matthew Warchus' first season
Cast announced for premiere of Barney Norris' Eventide
The new production from the award-winning playwright will open at the Arcola Theatre in September
Full cast announced for UK tour of Lord of the Flies
Timothy Sheader's production will run at the Open Air Theatre before embarking on a UK tour