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Catherine Love: International ideas benefit audiences everywhere

The caravan showcase, currently taking place as part of Brighton Festival, is a reminder of the benefits of international exchange

Happy 80th birthday Alan Bennett: 8 quotes we love from Untold Stories

To mark the great man's 80th today, we've compiled a selection of quotations from his 2005 collection of writings

Gary Lucy leads new Full Monty cast, tour starts September
By Editorial Staff

Lucy will star alongside Andrew Dunn, Louis Emerick, Rupert Hill, Martin Miller and Bobby Schofield

Paines Plough's James Grieve and George Perrin: 'We strive to be a truly national theatre of new plays'
By James Grieve and George Perrin

As Paines Plough turns 40, its joint artistic directors tell WhatsOnStage how they're celebrating with the company's biggest season yet

Globe on Screen returns with Macbeth, The Tempest and more

Shakespeare's Globe will broadcast three of its 'Season of Plenty' productions to cinemas around the world later this year

Sing Something Simple (Tour - Cast, Doncaster)
By Ron Simpson

Dark Horses' production featuring professional actors and learning disabled acting students avoids earnestness to deliver a "feel-good" evening.

Sleeping Beauty (Wolverhampton)

Kieran Johnson reviews the festive favourite Sleeping Beauty at the Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Rocky Horror Show (Wolverhampton)

The Rocky Horror Show's 40th Anniversary tour comes to an end this week at the Wolverhampton Grand. Kieran Johnson reviews.

To Sir, With Love (Wolverhampton)

To Sir, With Love makes its way to the Wolverhampton Grand Theatre. Kieran Johnson reviews E R Braithwaite's tale of what it means to be black in post-war Britain

Dancing at Lughnasa (Tour - Northampton)
Brian Friel's acclaimed play, first seen in 1990, is a curious piece. Set in Ireland in 1936, and framed by a flashback narrative from the then seven-year-old boy as a grown-up, it's ...