Sheffield Theatre News and Reviews

15 theatre faces to look out for in 2015

A new year, a new crop of theatrical talent; we pick 15 rising stars you should keep your eye on

Mark Strong joins theatre elitism debate: 'The important thing is what you do about it'

Strong has called for more action from the industry to support working class actors

Daniel Evans: 'If we can imagine it we should be able to depict it'

Sheffield Theatres' artistic director talks Sarah Kane, toe-tapping sailors and American Buffalo

Siân Phillips stars in Arthur Miller's Playing for Time at Sheffield
By Editorial Staff

The play marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

12 reasons to be jealous of Broadway right now

From Emma Stone to Anne Hathaway, Aladdin to Finding Neverland, we can't help but be green with envy about the Great White Way

Dick Whittington (Lyceum Sheffield)
By Ruth Kilner

Sheffield Theatres' seasonal offering delivers a "roller-coaster ride of laughter and silliness"

Anything Goes (Sheffield Crucible)
By Ruth Kilner

Daniel Evans' take on the Cole Porter classic is a "raunchy, punchy and colourful delight"

Northern Ballet's Cinderella ( Lyceum Theatre)
By Ruth Kilner

Northern Ballet's adaptation of the classic fairy-tale is both "mysterious and magical"

Queen Coal (Studio Theatre)
By Ruth Kilner

The transformation of Sheffield theatres' Studio for Bryony Lavery's new play on the miners strike creates an "intriguing sensory experience"

This is My Family (Lyceum Theatre)
By Sophie Bush

Following a sell-out run in the Studio last year, Tim Firth's musical comedy, This Is My Family, re-opens the newly refurbished Lyceum, prior to a national tour.