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Michael Coveney: Sandy Wilson bows out in style, still clinging to the past
By Michael Coveney · 28 Aug 2014

The composer of The Boy Friend displayed 'taste, charm and style in every lyric and bar of music that he wrote'

10 highlights for 10 years: The Lord Chamberlain's Men
By Editorial Staff · 26 Aug 2014

Open air theatre company The Lord Chamberlain's Men, named after Shakespeare's original troupe of travelling players, are celebrating their tenth anniversary this year

Cast: West End Charles III, Sheffield Twelfth Night, Sophie Ward in Flowers of the Forest
By Editorial Staff · 19 Aug 2014

Tim Piggott-Smith and Oliver Chris will reprise their roles in King Charles III'

Strictly stars Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag announce new tour
By Editorial Staff · 19 Aug 2014

That's Entertainment will tour the UK and Ireland from January 2015

Maureen Nolan reprises Blood Brothers role
By Rebecca Donn · 13 Aug 2014

The Willy Russell musical is set to embark on a new UK tour

The Sheffield Mysteries (Crucible Theatre)
By Ruth Kilner · 18 Jul 2014

Responding to the medieval mystery cycles, The Sheffield Mysteries offer a frank and funny celebration of the human spirit, with a distinctly Yorkshire flavour.

Krapp's Last Tape (Studio Theatre)
By Sophie Bush · 4 Jul 2014

Sheffield Theatres' production of Beckett's renowned play is more for the aficionados than the uninitiated

Kes (Crucible Theatre)
By Ruth Kilner · 2 Apr 2014

Barry Hines' much-loved 1968 novel, A Kestrel for a Knave, is reimagined in this dance-theatre adaptation

Cleopatra (Grand Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 12 Mar 2014

Following on from its successful 2011 premiere, Northern Ballet's Cleopatra returns to Leeds before moving on to Sheffield

Wonderful Tennessee (Lyceum Theatre)
By Sophie Bush · 6 Mar 2014

Brian Friel's Wonderful Tennessee typically does not lack ambition but feels "clunky and over-loaded"