Stoke-on-Trent Theatre News and Reviews

Around the world in 13 National Theatres
To celebrate World Theatre Day, we take a look at some of the other National Theatres around the globe
UK Theatre releases 'advocacy document' ahead of election
The Theatre Matters report makes four key recommendations to the next government
Matt Trueman: Is it time to rethink theatre on screen?
We need to work out the rules, rather than 'plonking cameras around an auditorium and pressing record'
Jade Ewen steps down from Godspell tour due to ill health
By Editorial Staff
Laura Mansell is taking over from the former Sugababe
The Producers (Tour)
By Miriam Zendle
An all-star cast impress in Mel Brooks's musical
Anything Goes (Tour)
Daniel Evans's production of Cole Porter's musical heads out on tour
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (Tour - Stoke)
A brand new cast add some much needed sparkle to the classic Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice musical.
On the Piste (Theatre Royal, Wakefield)
By Ron Simpson
Wakefield Theatre Royal's revival of John Godber's farce, On the Piste, is much-changed from the 1990 original
Roundelay (Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson
Marking his 75th birthday, the world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn's latest work proves his continued ability to delight and amaze.