Theatre News

Adrian Lukis and Jill Winternitz to star in I'm Gonna Pray For You So Hard
Halley Feiffer's black comedy receives its UK premiere at the Finborough
Trevor Nunn to direct two shows at the Menier Chocolate Factory
The director will helm revivals of plays by Terrence Rattigan and Peter Shaffer
Russell T Davies: 'I want to write a play in the next five years'
The Doctor Who TV writer has just been announced as one of the judges for the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting
Bochum's Starlight Express to be performed in English for the first time
The version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical has been running in Germany for 29 years
Open auditions announced for Hairspray UK tour
The production returns for a new tour, beginning in Cardiff in August
Billie Piper to return in Yerma in Young Vic's new season
Atonement director Joe Wright will also stage a production as part of the line up
La La Land breaks record for most Oscar nominations for a musical film
The musical has been nominated a record-breaking 14 times
Caryl Churchill wins at Writers' Guild Awards
Tom Stoppard was also honoured at the event in London
Wicked extends in the West End to 2018
Stephen Schwartz's musical continues at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre
G4 singer Jonathan Ansell protests onstage over pay
The singer stood up ahead of a performance in Scunthorpe to protest about unpaid wages