Pleasance Islington

Revolutionising theatre spaces: Anthony Alderson on the Pleasance's new portable venue
As the Pleasance Islington opens a new 80-seater space, the company's director explains the revolutionary new technology making easy pop-up theatres
13 Edinburgh shows you can see before they get to the Fringe
By Emily Jupp
Not going to Edinburgh this year? You can still catch some of the juiciest plays before they go up to the Fringe, whether you're in London, Manchester or Hull
All-female production of Posh coming to London
Laura Wade's 2010 play will be revived at the Pleasance, Islington
Playwright Ali Taylor: A modern-day Cathy would struggle in London
By Ali Taylor
Taylor's new play is a response to Ken Loach's Cathy Come Home which looks at the consequences of homelessness
First look at John Hannah in The Titanic Orchestra
Rehearsal images have been released for Russell Bolam's production
Guest Blog: Award-winning playwright Kaite O'Reilly on Woman of Flowers
By Kaite O’Reilly
O'Reilly talks about the processes she went through for her latest work including writing the lead part for Sophie Stone - the first Deaf actor ever to graduate from RADA
EXCLUSIVE: Edinburgh hit The Curing Room transfers to Pleasance Islington
After a successful run at the fringe, the shocking play returns to the venue where it debuted