Theatre News

Paines Plough announces 2017 season
The touring new writing company announces its latest line-up
Kerry Ellis and Brian May to release new album
The pair will collaborate Golden Days, to be released in April
Nick Giles steps down from Shoreditch Town Hall
The artistic director has announced he will leave the post after five and a half years
Dreamgirls cast recording featuring Amber Riley to be released
The album, featuring the original London cast, will be released in April
Previews and opening night for The Kid Stays in the Picture postponed
Danny Huston is set to make his London stage debut at the Royal Court
Kenneth Branagh announced as Special Award winner at the Olivier Awards
The Olivier Award nominations presenters have also been announced
Exclusive: Janie Dee, Laura Pitt-Pulford and Fra Fee among cast for Sondheim concert
Alex Parker and Alastair Knights will helm the production at Cadogan Hall
Tamzin Outhwaite withdraws temporarily from Stepping Out
The actress is being forced to step out from the show until further notice
Greg Hicks to play Richard III in new Arcola Theatre season
The venue has also announced new adaptations from Neil Bartlett and Yellow Earth