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Based on the hilariously anarchic, award winning children’s books, MR GUM is an all-singing, all-dancing, occasionally burping extravaganza for childrenFull story »

THE SWEET SCIENCE OF BRUISING transfers to Wilton’s Music Hall after a sold-out run at the Southwark Playhouse

Kirsty Patrick-Ward brings Joy Wilkinson’s THE SWEET SCIENCE OF BRUISING to Wilton’s Music Hall after being nominated for an OffFull story »

SWEAT transfers to Gielgud Theatre after a sold out run at the Donmar Warehouse

Following a sold-out run at the Donmar Warehouse, SWEAT transfers to the Gielgud Theatre. Lynette Linton directs the Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer PrizeFull story »

2019 National Theatre Connections Festival features plays by Benjamin Kuffuor and Katherine Soper

Ten UK school and youth theatre companies have been chosen to bring their productions of ten brand new plays toFull story »

Nominations Announced for the 2019 CATS Awards

Congratulations to Kieran Hurley whose play MOUTHPIECE has been nominated for Best New Play and Best Male Performance at the Critics’Full story »

Rave reviews for OUT OF WATER at the Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond

“Captivating… Whatever it is that distinguishes rare writing talent, Zoe Cooper has got it. ★★★★” The Guardian “With a tangFull story »

Small Island at The National Theatre – Press Night

What a fantastic evening at the Press Night of SMALL ISLAND, adapted for the stage by Helen Edmundson, novel writtenFull story »

Caitriona McLaughlin wins Best Director at the Irish Theatre Awards

Some 700 people from the Irish theatre world took over Dublin’s National Concert Hall last night for the 22nd editionFull story »

Casting announced for WIFE at the Kiln – tickets on sale now!

Casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Samuel Adamson‘s Wife at Kiln Theatre. Indhu Rubasingham will direct Richard Cant, KarenFull story »

Smash hit comedy EDUCATION, EDUCATION, EDUCATION to run at Trafalgar Studios

It’s May 1997. Tony Blair has won the election and Katrina and the Waves have won Eurovision. The iPhone doesn’tFull story »

RICHARD II at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse receives great reviews!

Adjoa Andoh and Lynette Linton direct the first ever company of women of colour in a Shakespeare play on aFull story »

Lolita Chakrabarti’s INVISIBLE CITIES to feature in Manchester International Festival 2019 programme

INVISIBLE CITIES, inspired by the 1972 novel of the same name, will make its debut at this year’s Manchester InternationalFull story »

THE REMAINS OF THE DAY opens in Northampton

Director Christopher Haydon‘s production of Kazuo Ishiguro’s THE REMAINS OF THE DAY has opened at Northampton Royal & Derngate, to rave reviews: ★ “ChristopherFull story »

Lynette Linton announced as new artistic director of the Bush Theatre

Lynette Linton has been announced as the new artistic director of the Bush Theatre. Lynette has made her name as a groundbreakingFull story »

THE FUNERAL DIRECTOR continues at The Southwark Playhouse

The Funeral Director is an incisive and heartfelt story of sexuality, gender and religion in 21st-century Britain. Directed by Hannah Hauer-Full story »