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Royal Court celebrates 20th anniversary of Jerwood New Playwrights
The programme, which gives new writers the opportunity to produce plays in full productions on both Royal Court stages, has led to the discovery of some of theatre's most influential voices.
The Trials of Oscar Wilde
There's something about a courtroom drama - even when the case is a historical (not to say, historic) one which exerts a peculiar fascination
Playwright Richard Bean cues up snooker comedy?
By Editorial Staff
In a recent interview the award-winning playwright revealed his upcoming projects
Theatre Quiz of the Week: Cats, going East and breaking records
See how up to date you are with this week's theatre news
The story behind Forced Entertainment's The Last Adventures
By Tim Etchells
The award-winning experimental theatre company present their latest show as part of Fierce Festival, which kicks off today. Artistic director Tim Etchells give us an insight into its creation
Andrew Scott joins Kristin Scott Thomas for opening night of Electra at the Old Vic
Other guests in attendance included Bill Nighy, Helen McCrory and Andrew Marr
Publicity images released for Memphis starring Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly
Direct from its Broadway run and 55-city North American tour, Memphis receives its UK premiere at the Shaftesbury Theatre on 23 October
Madam Butterfly returns to the Royal Albert Hall next year
Puccini's tragic love story is to be revived for just 20 performances from 26 February 2015
A Few of My Favourite Things: Barnum's Brian Conley
Tom Hanks, Wild Boar and theatre cats feature in Mr Conley's favourite things