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Moira Buffini: 'It's really important that I write good drama, and not just great female roles'
The playwright talks to Lucy Kerbel in the latest of the Tonic Celebrates series
Is online performance as engaging as traditional theatre?
From his travels in India, Matt Trueman explore why online performance is so good at keeping our attention in a world of digital noise
13 musicals set for big screen adaptations
Which one are you most looking forward to seeing?
'Rent could have been written yesterday, the political climate has barely changed'
By Bruce Guthrie
With the 20th anniversary production of Rent currently touring the UK, the show's director Bruce Guthrie reflects on his time developing the revival of Jonathan Larson's musical
Initial dates, venues and casting announced for Gary Barlow's new musical The Band
The musical will be about the lives of five girls told through the music of Take That
Exclusive: Full cast of Tommy to include Peter Straker
The actor starred in the original West End production of Tommy in 1979
Kneehigh announces new season
The Cornwall-based touring theatre company will run a new show and bring back two productions
Test your theatre knowledge: Oscar winning thespians
How well do you know your theatrical award-winners?
Confessions of a Box Office Manager: When drink orders go wrong
By Anonymous
A customer gets riled up as bar staff get the all-important drinks order wrong
The week in pictures: 18 - 24 February
Gary Barlow in bed, the Genie meets a genius and Phillip Schofield gets his buns out in this week's pics