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Catherine Love: In theatre, simple is often best
By Catherine Love · 21 Oct 2014

David Cromer's take on Our Town and Katie Mitchell's Cherry Orchard prove that, sometimes, nothing beats simplicity in the theatre

Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse do the double at UK Theatre Awards
By Ben Hewis · 20 Oct 2014

Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres

Lynda Bellingham dies from cancer aged 66
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Oct 2014

Bellingham was diagnosed last year before she was due to appear in A Passionate Woman in Sheffield

Leading Ladies: Lesley Manville - 'I'm not shy about being raw'
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

Leading Ladies is a brand new series, in partnership with photographer Darren Bell, profiling some of the most iconic women in theatre. We start with Lesley Manville in an exclusive shoot at the Century Club

Old Vic's Crucible with Richard Armitage broadcast to cinemas
By Editorial Staff · 13 Oct 2014

Yaël Farber's acclaimed revival will be screened to over 350 UK cinemas

The Restoration of Nell Gwyn (York Theatre Royal)
By Ron Simpson · 18 Oct 2014

Ensemble and York Theatre Royal's entertaining co-production is a "pleasant and intelligent diversion"

Betrayal (York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers · 9 Oct 2014

Lacking the grit and grime of other Pinter works, Juliet Forster's impressive production of Betrayal remains engrossing

The Princess and the Pea (York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers · 27 Sep 2014

tutti frutti and Mike Kenny's latest fairy tale adaptation typically manages to feel both contemporary and truthful to the original

She Stoops to Conquer (Viaduct Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 6 Sep 2014

Northern Broadsides' adaptation of Oliver Goldsmith's 18th century farce is a triumph of teamwork and ensemble playing.

The Wind in the Willows (York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers · 6 Aug 2014

Toad and the gang return to the Theatre Royal stage in Mike Kenny's adaptation