Woking Theatre News and Reviews

New work 'overtakes revivals' on British stages, says report

A major survey of over 250 UK venues reveals that new work is now in the majority

Entries open for tenth Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting

The £40,000 prize will be judged by a panel chaired by Nicholas Hytner

15 theatre faces to look out for in 2015

A new year, a new crop of theatrical talent; we pick 15 rising stars you should keep your eye on

Mark Strong joins theatre elitism debate: 'The important thing is what you do about it'

Strong has called for more action from the industry to support working class actors

12 reasons to be jealous of Broadway right now

From Emma Stone to Anne Hathaway, Aladdin to Finding Neverland, we can't help but be green with envy about the Great White Way

Calamity Jane (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman

Rip-roaring shenanigans, cross-dressing and a musical high in the Black Hills of Dakota

Last Confessions of a Scallywag (Mill at Sonning)
By Giles Woodforde

Sarah Berger's production is good, old-fashioned fun

Stone Cold Murder (Mill at Sonning)
By Giles Woodforde
It's 7pm when the phone rings on the reception desk at the Langstrath Country Hotel in the Lake District. There's no one about to answer it, for the hotel is closed for the winter, and newlywed ...