This year's Olivier Award winners are very hard to call
Sarah Crompton digests this year's Olivier Awards nominations list and finds judges will be making some very hard decisions
Let's not forget that plays are on at an inconvenient time for our bellies
As the theatre industry begins another conversation about eating in theatres, Holly Williams explains why her sympathies lie with the eaters in the audience
International Women's Day: How to break into the industry
By Jennifer Tuckett
University Women in the Arts is dedicated to enabling women to get into the arts industry. As International Women's Day approaches, some of the mentors offer their advice
Is online performance as engaging as traditional theatre?
From his travels in India, Matt Trueman explore why online performance is so good at keeping our attention in a world of digital noise
From Ben Whishaw to Andrew Scott, each Hamlet becomes part of how we view the world
Ahead of Andrew Scott's turn as Hamlet, Sarah Crompton looks back at some of the actors who have taken on the role
David Toole: I incorporated tricks I used around the house into my dance
By David Toole
The disabled dancer David Toole reflects back over his 25 year career and how he came to be working on his latest piece with Stopgap Dance Company
Theatre loses too much talent to screen: let's cheer those who make it back
As the Oscars arrive, Matt Trueman raises a glass to those actors who return to theatre after Hollywood success
WhatsOnStage Awards voters championed under-sung acting talent
Sarah Crompton highlights a remarkable freshness in the winners in the acting categories for the WhatsOnStage Awards
There's an art to a good festival and Bristol's In Between Time gets it right
Matt Trueman on how a good festival is constructed and why the biennial Bristol-based In Between Time works so well
Theatre is the worst place for a first date
As Valentine's Day approaches, Sarah Crompton warns new couples that a trip to the theatre may not be the most romantic of evenings