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Catherine Love: Musical matters
By Catherine Love · 28 Apr 2014

Love it or hate it, is there a limit to what subject matter the musical form can be used to tackle?

Brief Encounter with... Happy Days Producer Amy Anzel
By Glenn Meads · 28 Apr 2014

Producer Amy Anzel fought to get the show Happy Days on tour using crowdfunding. Here she talks about the appeal of the 1950s, her love of audience reactions to the production and possible West End plans.

Catch 22 (Northern Stage)
By John Dixon · 26 Apr 2014

Joseph Heller's 1961 novel, Catch 22, has proved notoriously difficult to adapt for the stage. Northern Stage in Newcastle make the latest attempt

West Side Story (Tour - The Mayflower, Southampton)
By Vera Newsham · 25 Apr 2014

Bernstein's West Side take on Romeo and Juliet is still unmissable.

Catherine Love: The joy of discovery
By Catherine Love · 22 Apr 2014

Sticking with the tried and tested might have its benefits, but a week at the National Student Drama Festival demonstrates the thrill of uncovering new talent

Birmingham Stage to produce Dinosaur Roar! Live On Stage! in UK tour
By Andi Kaufman · 16 Apr 2014

Based on Paul Stickland's best-selling dinosaur picture book, which sold over 5 million copies worldwide, the pre-historic characters are set to start roaming stages around the UK next year

Catherine Love: Theatre puppetry - not just for kids
By Catherine Love · 14 Apr 2014

It's easy to dismiss popular art forms, but puppetry has proven itself to be about far more than children's entertainment and easy laughs

Full List: Winners of the 2014 Olivier Awards
By Rosie Bannister · 13 Apr 2014

Leading the field was Chimerica with five Awards and The Book of Mormon with four, all of which were announced at the Royal Opera House this evening

Samuel West launches '50p for culture' campaign
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Apr 2014

The campaign aims to highlight local authority spending on the arts

Sajid Javid replaces Maria Miller as culture secretary
By Theo Bosanquet · 9 Apr 2014

Javid is considered a rising star of the Tory party