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Hairspray (Leicester Curve)

Paul Kerryson directs the Broadway musical Hairspray at the Leicester Curve, Kieran Johnson reviews

Dream casting: Wicked the Movie

With the date for the release of the movie musical set for 29 October 2015, we take a look at who we'd like to see in the lead roles

Chichester reopens Festival Theatre with Rupert Everett in Amadeus, plus Gypsy and Guys and Dolls
By Theo Bosanquet & Rosie Bannister

Jonathan Church has announced the Festival 2014, with a celebration of playwright Peter Shaffer plus Imelda Staunton in Gypsy and a revival of Guys and Dolls

A few of my favourite things: Stephen Ward's Charlotte Blackledge

The actress lists Tom Hanks, Thai food and Machu Picchu among her favourite things

Of Mice and Men (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Hannah Giles

The Playhouse's new associate director, Mark Rosenblatt, creates an "authentic and original" interpretation of the John Steinbeck classic

Harry Styles to play Fiyero in Wicked the movie?

Is a new direction on the cards for the One Direction heartthrob?

Andrei Konchalovsky brings Uncle Vanya and Three Sisters double bill to Wyndham's

Amid rising tensions in Ukraine, the acclaimed Russian director discussed his motivations for bringing the plays to London

Poll: Is there room in the West End for new work?

WhatsOnStage polls are back and for the first one we would like to know whether you think there is room in the West End for original work

Catherine Love: Theatre in the digital age

As our smartphones increasingly run our lives, what can theatre tell us about digital technology?

Titanic rules the waves at the Off West End Theatre Awards

The Southwark Playhouse production took home four awards from last night's 'Offies' including Best Musical Production