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Theatre News: RSC to auction costumes worn by Ian McKellen, David Tennant and Judi Dench on eBay 

9 Apr 18

You don’t even have to go to Stratford to pick up a piece of history…


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Review: Review: The Mikado (The King’s Head Theatre) 

28 Mar 18

A riot of fun as Charles Court Opera takes a GS ride from Islington to Titipu.


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Features: Hoxton Hall’s Female Parts Shorts – a week in the life 

23 Mar 18

Female Parts Shorts is a collection of three monologues directed by Karena Johnson as part of Hoxton Hall’s all-female season…


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Theatre News: Theatre Royal Stratford East announces new season featuring Frantic Assembly and April de Angelis 

22 Mar 18

Nadia Fall’s inaugural season will also see Matthew Xia return to direct this year’s pantomime…


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Review Round-Ups: Did the critics see red over the RSC’s Macbeth? 

21 Mar 18

Christopher Eccleston and Niamh Cusack star in the production, which opened in Stratford…


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Review: Review: Madhouse Re:exit (Shoreditch Town Hall) 

20 Mar 18

Access All Areas puts learning disabled artists at the heart of this new immersive piece in London…


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Theatre News: Hackney Empire announces new artistic and executive directors 

16 Mar 18

The theatre underwent a major restructure this year…


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Theatre News: RSC’s Imperium transfers into the West End 

13 Mar 18

Mike Poulton’s two-part play transfers from Stratford…


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Theatre News: Equus revival to feature in new English Touring Theatre season 

12 Mar 18

The show will open at Theatre Royal Stratford East…


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Review: Review: The Cherry Orchard (Bristol Old Vic) 

9 Mar 18

Michael Boyd directs this co-production between Bristol Old Vic and the Manchester Royal Exchange…


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Review: Review: The Duchess of Malfi (Swan Theatre) 

9 Mar 18

John Webster’s 17th-century play is revived in Stratford…


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Review: Review: The Marriage of Figaro (Hackney Empire and tour) 

1 Mar 18

English Touring Opera’s new production of Mozart’s masterpiece hits the road…


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Review: Review: Party Skills for the End of the World (Shoreditch Town Hall) 

16 Feb 18

Nigel Barrett, Louise Mari and Abigail Conway’s immersive show takes over Shoreditch Town Hall…


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Interviews: Matthew Xia: ‘Without schemes like the Jerwood programme a kid like me wouldn’t get to play in these theatres’ 

8 Feb 18

The director talk about life after the Royal Exchange, why Conor McPherson’s play Dublin Carol resonates with him and how he became a DJ and theatremaker…


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Theatre News: Mike Bartlett and Will Self premieres feature in new Arcola Theatre season 

7 Feb 18

A stage adaptation of Lola Shoneyin’s novel and D H Lawrence will also feature in the season…


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Features: It takes a village: Building a settlement onstage at the Barbican in 300 el x 50 el x 30 el 

31 Jan 18

Belgian company FC Bergman explain the inspiration for their new show, running at the Barbican…


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Video: All-female musical Oranges and Elephants at Hoxton Hall 

31 Jan 18

Susie McKenna directs this new musical about Victorian girl gangs…


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Review: Review: The Grift (Bethnal Green Town Hall Hotel) 

30 Jan 18

Tom Salamon’s immersive show opens in east London…


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Review: Review: VU (Shoreditch Town Hall) 

26 Jan 18

The show runs as part of the London International Mime Festival…


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Review: Review: Oranges and Elephants (Hoxton Hall) 

26 Jan 18

Susie McKenna directs Lil Warren and Jo Collins musical about Victorian girl gangs…


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Review: Review: The Claim (Shoreditch Town Hall) 

19 Jan 18

Tim Cowbury’s unsettling play about asylum arrives in London…


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Theatre News: The Cherry Orchard Royal Exchange and Bristol Old Vic co-production announces full cast 

15 Jan 18

Former RSC artistic director Michael Boyd will direct the production…


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Review: Review: Santa Madera (Shoreditch Town Hall) 

13 Jan 18

Compagnie Mpta present their newest production as part of the London International Mime Festival…


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Theatre News: Cheek by Jowl’s Périclès to be streamed live on Facebook 

12 Jan 18

The Barbican and Oxford Playhouse production will be accessible online…


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Theatre News: Theatre Royal Stratford East announces Stronger than Fear festival 

10 Jan 18

The festival will aim to channel hope and positivity throughout February…


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Theatre News: Casting announced for The Grift 

9 Jan 18

The site-specific, immersive theatre piece opens at the Bethnal Green Town Hall Hotel from the end of January…


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Review Round-Ups: Were the critics satisfied with Dick Whittington? 

14 Dec 17

The London Palladium’s pantomime returns with Julian Clary as The Spirit of the Bells in Dick Whittington…


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Features: Dick Whittington opening night video: Julian Clary, NIgel Havers, Beverley Knight and more 

14 Dec 17

We spoke to some of the cast and guests at the opening night of Dick Whittington…


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Photos: Robert Lindsay, Elaine Paige and Beverley Knight at the opening of the Palladium’s Dick Whittington 

14 Dec 17

The West End pantomime was a spectacle to behold at the London Palladium…


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Review: Review: Dick Whittington (London Palladium) 

14 Dec 17

Julian Clary returns this year alongside Diversity, Paul Zerdin, Elaine Paige and more…


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Photos: First look at Elaine Paige, Julian Clary and the cast of Dick Whittington at the London Palladium 

13 Dec 17

London’s starriest panto opens at the Palladium this week…


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Review: Review: Rapunzel (Theatre Royal Stratford East) 

12 Dec 17

Theatre Royal Stratford East’s pantomime stars regular Michael Bertenshaw…


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Features: Pinocchio, Dick Whittington at the Palladium and The Twilight Zone make our week’s top openings 

11 Dec 17

Find out more about shows that have taken our fancy this week…


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Theatre News: Casting announced for Hoxton Hall’s all-female musical 

11 Dec 17

Susie McKenna will direct the show’s world premiere production…


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Features: Harlem Guys and Dolls, Menier’s Barnum and more in this week’s top openings 

4 Dec 17

Stratford East’s panto returns and Sally Cookson takes us into Narnia…


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Features: Roller derby drama: recreating the risk of contact sport onstage 

17 Nov 17

Nat Tarrab of Mars.


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Theatre News: Frankenstein and new Maxine Peake play in Royal Exchange 2018 season 

15 Nov 17

Michael Boyd will also direct a production of The Cherry Orchard…


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Review: Review: Jubilee (Manchester Royal Exchange) 

8 Nov 17

Toyah Wilcox stars in Chris Goode’s 40th anniversary production…


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Review: Review: The Lighthouse (Hackney Showroom) 

4 Nov 17

Shadwell Opera revives that rare beast, a ghost opera that delivers real chills.


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Theatre News: Taylor Mac and Coraline opera in new Barbican season 

1 Nov 17

Taylor Mac will bring his Pulitzer Prize-nominated performance to London for the first time…


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Blogs: Jonny Woo’s Unroyal Variety: ‘Cabaret has become a victim of its own success’ 

30 Oct 17

As his Unroyal Variety night opens at Hackney Empire, cabaret and drag star Jonny Woo explains why he thinks cabaret might be losing its edge…


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Review: Review: Reasons to be Cheerful (Theatre Royal Stratford East) 

26 Oct 17

Graeae’s touring production, featuring the music of Ian Dury and the Blockheads, returns to Theatre Royal Stratford East…


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Theatre News: James Pidgeon announces first season at Shoreditch Town Hall 

26 Oct 17

The London venue will stage six London premieres and four UK premieres…


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Theatre News: Shortlist announced for 2017 Bruntwood Prize 

24 Oct 17

The ten scripts will be whittled down to four and announced at a ceremony at the Royal Exchange next month…


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Theatre News: Cast announced for Theatre Royal Stratford East’s Rapunzel 

20 Oct 17

The pantomime will be directed by the venue’s associate director Pooja Ghai…


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Theatre News: Casting announced for Talawa’s all-black Guys and Dolls 

18 Oct 17

The Royal Exchange Theatre is to host a new production of Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows’ musical…


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Theatre News: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie wins UK Theatre Award 

15 Oct 17

The awards have been announced in a ceremony at the London Guild…


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Review: Review: Giulio Cesare [Parts 1 & 2] (Hackney Empire and tour) 

9 Oct 17

Rome meets Egypt as ETO performs Handel’s lengthy opera across two evenings…


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Review: Review: Dardanus (Hackney Empire and tour) 

7 Oct 17

English Touring Opera presents a rarely-heard 18th-century opera by Rameau…


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Review: Review: After the Rehearsal/Persona (Barbican) 

28 Sep 17

Ivo van Hove’s company Toneelgroep complete its residency at the Barbican with these Ingmar Bergman adaptations…







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