Theatre News

Marianne Elliott to take part in next Tonic Celebrates event
The director will talk with Tonic Theatre's director Lucy Kerbel about her work, career and successes
Evita to return to the West End this summer
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical will open at the Phoenix
Final casting announced for Apologia starring Stockard Channing
The production opens at Trafalgar Studios in August
Jermyn Street Theatre announces first season as a producing house
Tom Littler has announced his first season as artistic director of the theatre
Equity calls for changes to casting process
Julie Walters, Patrick Stewart, Mark Rylance and Maxine Peake are among key figures backing the manifesto
Andrew Flintoff to make stage debut in Fat Friends the Musical
The cricketer joins Jodie Prenger, Sam Bailey and Elaine C Smith
Line-up for the National Theatre's River Stage festival announced
The free arts festival returns to the National Theatre this summer
London Writers' Week announces benefit for Grenfell Tower
Profits from the event, which has changed venue, will be donated to the victims of the tragedy
Kenny Wax appointed president of Society of London Theatre
The producer takes over the role from the departing Caro Newling