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Birmingham Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Initial casting announced for UK tour of Les Miserables
Boublil and Schönberg's musical is heading out around the country from November
HighTide to present five world premieres at Edinburgh Festival
The productions will then transfer to the Suffolk-based theatre company's festivals in Aldeburgh and Walthamstow
The Madness of George III starring Mark Gatiss to be broadcast in cinemas
Adam Penford directs the production in his first season as artistic director of Nottingham Playhouse
Poll: What is the nation's favourite Shakespeare play?
As the Bard's birthday approaches, we want to know your opinion on his greatest work
Review: A Streetcar Named Desire (NST City)
RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award winner Chelsea Walker directs this revival of Tennessee Williams' play
Review: Brighton Rock (York Theatre Royal)
By James Willstrop
Bryony Lavery adapts Graham Greene's novel about Brighton gangsters
Review: Elephant (Birmingham Repertory Theatre)
By Diane Parkes
Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti's play focuses on a Sikh family with skeletons in their closet
Review: La forza del destino (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
WNO's new production of Verdi's massive opera is a musical triumph
Review: Tosca (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
Puccini's popular shocker, well revived for Welsh National Opera's Spring tour