Theatre News

Full casting announced for Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet
Rehearsals have begun for Lyndsey Turner's production, which opens at the Barbican in August
Spacey, Cumberbatch and Ball among Queen's birthday honours
By Editorial Staff
Lesley Manville, Eddiie Redmayne and Chiwetel Ejiofor were also recognised
Theatre503 announces new season
By Editorial Staff
Three new plays and a panto will premiere at the Battersea venue this autumn/winter
Chichester Guys and Dolls comes to West End as part of UK tour
The acclaimed production will run at the Savoy Theatre
Young Vic's View From the Bridge transfers to Broadway
By Editorial Staff
Ivo van Hove's revival will join A Streetcar Named Desire in New York
We Want You to Watch to tour UK from September
By Editorial Staff
RashDash's production premieres at the National Theatre this month
Ron Moody, the original Fagin, dies aged 91
Moody was 'singing until the end' said his widow Therese
Trevor Nunn revives Wars of the Roses trilogy at Kingston Rose
Nunn told WhatsOnStage the production is a tribute to the work of its creators John Barton and Peter Hall
Imelda Staunton, Jamie Parker and Jenna Russell lead Sondheim gala
The Stephen Sondheim Society is using Kickstarter to raise funds for the one-off concert at Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Tickets on sale to WhatsOnStage Theatre Quiz, hosted by Daniel Boys
By Editorial Staff
Teams of up to five can enter the event, which takes place at the Theatre Cafe on 2 July