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Ian McEwan’s ON CHESIL BEACH in cinemas now

Ian McEwan’s eagerly awaited adaption of his bestselling novel. Set during the summer of 1962, ON CHESIL BEACH is theFull story »

New adaptation of NOUGHTS & CROSSES announced

Pilot Theatre, Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Derby Theatre, Mercury Theatre, Colchester and York Theatre Royal have announced a new partnership to develop theatre for younger audiences. NextFull story »

A VERY ENGLISH SCANDAL airs on BBC One Sunday 20th May at 9pm

A VERY ENGLISH SCANDAL airs on BBC One Sunday 20th May 9pm This three-part series is an adaptation of JohnFull story »

ON RAFTERY’S HILL at The Abbey Theatre, Dublin opens to rave reviews

Red Raftery is a powerful man and used to getting what he wants. He owns 300 acres of the finestFull story »

FREE REIN triumphs at the Daytime Emmy Awards as it’s named Outstanding Children’s Series

Congratulations to Anna McCleery whose original show, which she co-created with Vicki Lutas, won the Outstanding Children’s or Family ViewingFull story »

The Kiln Theatre cooking up hot drama in its brand new season, including WHITE TEETH and WIFE

Formerly The Tricycle Theatre, the renovated and renamed Kiln Theatre brands itself “a place of energy, creativity and stories in Kilburn” as itFull story »

PLASTIC: Old Red Lion, 3rd – 21st April 2018

Following an acclaimed debut at Latitude Festival 2015, Poleroid Theatre in association with the Mercury Theatre Colchester present PLASTIC, written by BAFTA nominated, prizewinning playwright Kenny Emson.Full story »

The reviews are clear – MISTY is a groundbreaking success

Arinzé Kene‘s brand new play MISTY, exploring race and cultural stereotyping, “bursts with life”, provoking delight and conversation among audiencesFull story »

FREE REIN Gallops Away With SIX Daytime Emmy nominations!

Congratulations to Anna McCleery and co-creator Vicki Lutas on their Outstanding Writing nomination at the Daytime Emmys for their hitFull story »

RTS Programme Award Nominations – with nods for MOVING ON, KING CHARLES III and ACKLEY BRIDGE

The BBC Two screen adaptation of Mike Barlett‘s Olivier-winning KING CHARLES III proved just as compelling to audiences as theFull story »

Olivier Awards Nominations Announced – EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE and THE FERRYMEN Triumph!

Tom MacRae and Dan Sells’ hit musical EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, based on an idea by Jonathan Butterell – whoFull story »

Barbara Machin’s Waking the Dead prequel, THE UNFORGIVEN, begins 5th March on BBC Radio 4

Tune in to THE UNFORGIVEN, a 5x1hr Prequel to Waking the Dead for BBC Radio 4. Brought to you byFull story »

Fflur Dafydd’s PARCH returns to our screens this weekend

The brilliant run of Welsh-language TV drama continues as Series 3 of Fflur Dafydd’s hit series, PARCH, airs this weekend.Full story »

Paddington 2 receives three Bafta nominations – paws crossed!

Our favourite Marmalade-loving Bear from darkest Peru has received three Bafta nominations for his second screen outing. The film, whichFull story »

Christian O’Reilly’s SANCTUARY wins Dublin Film Critics Circle award for Best Irish Film

Congratulations to Christian O’Reilly who wrote the screenplay for SANCTUARY, based on his stage play of the same name, won the awardFull story »