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Opening: Almeida's Chimerica, Hampstead's Race, Midsummer Night's Dream & Al Pacino
By Editorial Staff
Among this shortened bank holiday week's major London theatre openings, in the West End and further afield, are Chimerica at the Almeida, Hampstead's Race, Globe's Dream, Al Pacino and mor
Titus Andronicus (RSC)
This latest production of Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus, to borrow from football punditry, is a play of two halves. Before the half time whistle is blown we a taken at a canter through a ...
Infographic: Regions at risk as London dominates private arts giving
By Editorial Staff
A report published earlier this week by Arts & Business revealed that, though private sector support for arts and culture in England increased in 2012, support for regional organisat
RSC chef serves up grisly 'Titus Andronicus' pie?
By Editorial Staff
The Royal Shakespeare Company's current production of Titus Andronicus has given some culinary inspiration to company chef Nick Funnell, who has created a bespoke pie to be ...
Poll Results: Did Margaret Thatcher change British theatre for better or worse?
By Editorial Staff
Haydn Gwynne as Margaret Thatcher in The Audience Following the death of Margaret Thatcher, the audience at Billy Elliot voted to keep in the show Elton John and Lee Hall's ...
Ramin Karimloo responds to WOS poll victory, joins The West End Men
By Editorial Staff
Ramin Karimloo at the 2011 WhatsOnStage Awards Ramin Karimloo, recently voted favourite West End leading man by our readers, has posted a magnanimous acceptance speech on his Facebook ...
Vote in WOS Poll: West End leading men - who gets your vote?
By Editorial Staff
West End's leading men for musical theatre THE POLL HAS NOW CLOSED. CHECK BACK SOON FOR RESULTS AND OUR LEADING MEN QUIZ! Following our recent feature ...
Alan Ayckbourn tops WOS Jubilee Playwrights poll
By Editorial Staff
Alan Ayckbourn Alan Ayckbourn has come top of's Jubilee Playwrights poll to find the most popular of the ‘new Elizabethans'. Ayckbourn, author of over 70 plays, ...
Vote in WOS Poll: What are your favourite show tunes?
By Editorial Staff is on a mission to decide the best-ever show tunes and we need the help of the UK's most avid and knowledgeable theatregoers to come up with ...
Vote in WOS Poll: Do The Voice judges know anything about musical theatre?
By Editorial Staff
Kerry Ellis at the 2012 WhatsOnStage Awards It was sad television viewing for musical theatre fans on Saturday night when West End super-star, and two-time Award ...