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5 Shakespeare-themed cocktails to celebrate the Bard's birthday
The guys from Sh*tfaced Shakespeare impart their alcohol-based wisdom to help you with your celebrations
Site-specific Summer Holiday at Octagon Theatre Bolton casting announced
The show opens at the end of May and will see audiences transported around the city on double-decker buses
Revealed: The nation's favourite Shakespeare play
To celebrate William Shakespeare's 454th birthday, we asked our readers to vote for their favourite play
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
Pasek and Paul's A Christmas Story to receive UK premiere at Hope Mill Theatre
The Manchester venue will also present new British musical The Return of the Soldier
Elaine Paige, Charlie Stemp and Al Murray among winners of Great British Pantomime Awards
The annual awards were announced at a ceremony at the New Wimbledon Theatre last night