Theatre News

New Ramin Karimloo solo performance features in Southbank season
The season also sees appearances from Gugu Mbatha Raw, Simon Amstell and Lemn Sissay
Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson to star in Art
Yasmina Reza's play will tour the UK and Ireland from February
Exclusive: Casting announced for new Alain Boublil musical
Manhattan Parisienne will receive a work-in-progress run at The Other Palace next month
Russell Tovey, Derek Jacobi and Noma Dumezweni in latest Almeida video series
Cush Jumbo and John Heffernan are also taking part in Figures of Speech
Rufus Norris: 'We must be aware of nepotism in the theatre industry'
The director of the National Theatre has spoken out about how directors and venues must avoid nepotism
Harriet Thorpe to star as Princess Margaret in Richard Stirling's A Princess Undone
Richard Stirling's play is based on real-life events and takes place in 1993
Andrew Polec wins at the Stage Debut Awards
The inaugural awards recognise the best breakthrough actors and creatives in theatre
Doctor Who star Pearl Mackie joins the cast of The Birthday Party
Further casting includes Toby Jones, Zoe Wanamaker and Stephen Mangan
Cast announced for Terry Johnson's Insignificance at the Arcola
Johnson's daughter Alice Bailey Johnson leads the cast in the comedy next month
Tina Turner musical confirms West End dates
Phyllida Lloyd directs the world premiere of Katori Hall's musical