Manchester Theatre News and Reviews

Les Misérables UK tour full cast announced
Find out who will be joining the previously announced Killian Donnelly as Jean Valjean
What to watch: best shows to see this week
We have a look at some of this week's hottest new openings
New musical Club Mex at Hope Mill Theatre to audition via Instagram
The musical is part-immersive, part-musical clubbing experience
Kevin Clifton and Antony Costa join Rock of Ages UK tour
The tour opens this month and will see Kevin Clifton and Antony Costa take on the role of Stacee Jaxx in 2019
Review: Queen Margaret (Royal Exchange, Manchester)
Jade Anouka stars in this play that stitches together parts of Shakespeare's Histories to place Margaret of Anjou centre stage
Review: OthelloMacbeth (HOME, Manchester)
Jude Christian's mash-up adaptation of two of Shakespeare's tragedies runs in Manchester before arriving in London
Review: The Return of the Soldier (Hope Mill Theatre)
By Mandy Martinez
Rebecca West's novel is given the musical treatment at Manchester's Hope Mill
Review: The Fishermen (HOME, Manchester)
Chigozie Obioma's debut novel is adapted for the stage by Gbolahan Obisesan
Review: Idomeneo (Buxton Opera House)
Mozart's classical opera in a ponderous production in Buxton's bijou opera house