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'How my work as a death row investigator was turned into a play'
By Rene Denfeld
The novelist Rene Denfeld on how her work as a death row investigator inspired her book and a new play
A maypole, a fountain and a three metre hedge: the perils of designing Ayckbourn's House and Garden
By Neil Irish
Designer Neil Irish on creating the sets for the Watermill's production of Alan Ayckbourn's plays
Exclusive: First look behind the scenes at Miss Saigon UK tour
The tour of Cameron Mackintosh's production opens in Leicester in July
Review: Ode to Leeds (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By James Willstrop
Zodwa Nyoni's play is about five young poets from Leeds who compete in an international poetry competition
Matthew Tennyson: 'I hope gender fluid casting is the future of theatre'
The actor playing Salomé in the new RSC production of Oscar Wilde's play explains the intentions behind swapping the gender of the central role
Review: Death of a Salesman (Royal and Derngate)
Nicholas Woodeson stars in the role Tim Pigott-Smith was due to play before passing away earlier this year
Orange Tree Theatre announces new season
Paul Miller's season includes the first major revival of David Storey's play The March on Russia
Review: The Country Girls (Chichester Festival Theatre)
Lisa Blair makes her Chichester debut directing the stage adaptation of Edna O'Brien's first novel
Review: Julius Caesar (Bristol Old Vic)
Julian Glover stars in the titular role in Simon Dormandy's production
Martin Shaw to star in UK premiere of The Best Man
Gore Vidal's award-winning political thriller will tour the country from September