Theatre News

Orange Tree Theatre to host UK premiere of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' The Octoroon
The theatre will also present the first major revival of Clare McIntyre's Low Level Panic
Robert Hastie announces first season at Sheffield Theatres
The newly appointed artistic director's season features a new musical production and a Shakespeare
Cast announced for David Walliams' The First Hippo on the Moon
The comedian and writer's children's book has been adapted for the stage by Les Petits
Casting announced for JB Priestley's Benighted
The Old Red Lion will play host to the world premiere of Priestley's comic thriller
The Wind In The Willows musical confirms West End dates
Rufus Hound will reprise his role as Toad at the London Palladium
Ray Cooney's Out of Order to tour the UK
Cast for the revival production of the comedy has also been announced
Hairspray to go on new UK tour
The production will open at Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff
Sheena Easton to make West End debut in 42nd Street
Full casting for the musical at Theatre Royal Dury Lane has also been announced
Michael Blakemore to direct UK premiere of The Life
The musical will star Sharon D Clarke and Cornell S John when it opens next year
Rupert Everett to give intimate Oscar Wilde reading in Reading Prison
The award-winning actor will read Wilde's final work at the exhibition in December