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Catherine Love: In theatre, simple is often best
By Catherine Love · 21 Oct 2014

David Cromer's take on Our Town and Katie Mitchell's Cherry Orchard prove that, sometimes, nothing beats simplicity in the theatre

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards
By Ben Hewis · 20 Oct 2014

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Lynda Bellingham dies from cancer aged 66
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Oct 2014

Bellingham was diagnosed last year before she was due to appear in A Passionate Woman in Sheffield

Leading Ladies: Lesley Manville - 'I'm not shy about being raw'
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

Leading Ladies is a brand new series, in partnership with photographer Darren Bell, profiling some of the most iconic women in theatre. We start with Lesley Manville in an exclusive shoot at the Century Club

Alexandra Burke leads Bodyguard tour
By Nicole Goldstein · 17 Oct 2014

The tour launches in Southampton in February

Carmen (Welsh National Opera - tour)
By Katherine Cooper · 17 Oct 2014

Bizet's ever-popular tragedy is revived by WNO for its autumn tour

Pigeon (Harrogate Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 16 Sep 2014

Lunabug's production of Pigeon offers a timely story of First World War heroics for children and adults alike

She Stoops to Conquer (Viaduct Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 6 Sep 2014

Northern Broadsides' adaptation of Oliver Goldsmith's 18th century farce is a triumph of teamwork and ensemble playing.

Calamity Jane (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman · 4 Sep 2014

Rip-roaring shenanigans, cross-dressing and a musical high in the Black Hills of Dakota

Annie Get Your Gun (Tour - Manchester)
By Glenn Meads · 21 May 2014

Emma Williams plays the sharp shooter and you cannot take your eyes off her in this touring revival