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Exciting news from WOS HQ as we continue our 'Spotlight On' series. Next up is the WhatsOnStage Award for Best Takeover in a Role
Luther and Mandela star Idris Elba eyes musical role?
The Hackney-born actor who stars in Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, would reportedly like to combine his love of music and acting
Jodie Prenger stars in Calamity Jane at Watermill
By Editorial Staff
Prenger will play the title role in Nikolai Foster's actor/musician production
Daniel Radcliffe returns to Broadway in The Cripple of Inishmaan
Award-winner Martin McDonagh's play becomes the first from the highly acclaimed Michael Grandage Company season to transfer across the pond
Plays Cast: Ellie Kendrick and Sinead Matthews in Franzmann's Pests, Linda Bassett in Visitors
By Andi Kaufman
Kendrick and Matthews will play sisters in Franzmann's latest play, while Linda Bassett stars in a new rural comedy and casting is revealed for Sheffield Theatres' revival of Brian Friel's Translations
'Luminous' Gemma Arterton 'dazzles' in new candlelit venue
Opening the new Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Dominic Dromgoole's production of The Duchess of Malfi shines bright, for most
Changing of the guard... Sam Hodges at the Nuffield Southampton: 'I want us to be a venue that people talk about'
After establishing the HighTide new writing festival and spending two years as a producer at the West End's Criterion Theatre, Sam Hodges recently took over as the created creative and executive director of the Nuffield Theatre, Southampton
Exclusive: First play by Romany Traveller comes to Ovalhouse in Feb
Dan Allum's Our Big Land is being produced by the Romany Theatre Company
Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation awards local arts
The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation announces six new grants for young people
Disney's Frozen to be adapted for the stage?
CEO Bob Iger hints at possible stage adaptation of recent smash hit