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Here We Go (National Theatre, Lyttelton)
Caryl Churchill's short new play is directed by Dominic Cooke
Theatre etiquette: an angry audience member
As part of our focus on theatre etiquette, an anonymous theatre-goer gives their view on the horrors of being disrupted while watching a play
Gemma Arterton to star in West End transfer of Nell Gwynn
The production, which transfers from Shakespeare's Globe, will open in the West End in February 2016
Pericles (Shakespeare's Globe)
Dominic Dromgoole's production plays in the candle-lit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
National Theatre's chair steps down
The theatre also announced their annual review for 2014-2015
Theatre etiquette: Michael Coveney: I relish venues with raucous audiences
As part of our series on theatre etiquette, Michael Coveney points out that the respectable side of theatre only started with the Victorians
Theatre etiquette: A view from the stalls
As part of our series exploring theatre etiquette, our editorial assistant Emily Cole headed into the West End to experience audience behaviour first hand
Theatre etiquette: a theatre manager's view
As part of our theatre etiquette series, a theatre manager talks to us anonymously about some of the issues he faces
George Osborne announces Arts Council will be protected from cuts
In the latest spending review the Chancellor has announced that ACE will see a cash increase