Vault Festival at The Vaults
Philip's Top 5
Every week London editor Philip Fisher selects the top five plays in London.
The Alternative Top 5
Mr Bugg Presents & Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds at Grand Theatre, Blackpool
Omidaze / Wales Millennium Centre at Wales Millennium Centre
Music Theatre Wales and Scottish Opera at The Peacock Theatre
Opera North at Leeds Grand Theatre
Shakespeare Up Close at Orange Tree Theatre
Royal Court Liverpool at Royal Court Liverpool
Taurus Bar, Manchester
Old Vic Theatre
Opera House, Manchester
Watermill Theatre Company at Watermill Theatre Newbury
HOME, Young Vic and Birmingham Repertory Theatre at HOME Manchester
Lyttelton Theatre (National)
Room One Theatre at Above the Arts
Room One Theatre at Above the Arts
Sonia Friedman Productions, Stuart Thompson Productions and the Almeida Theatre in association with Lee Dean & Charles Diamond and Tulchin Bartner Productions at Lyceum Sheffield
Tricycle Theatre/The Kenneth Branagh Company at Garrick Theatre
M6 Theatre Company at The Lowry Studio
Familie Flöz at Peacock Theatre
VAULT Festival at The Vaults
The Dukes, Lancaster
Circa at Barbican Theatre - London International Mime Festival 2016
Riot Act at The Courtyard Theatre
Leicester Square Theatre at Leicester Square Theatre (The Lounge)
While You Wait
BTG has partnered with Fuel Theatre on a series of podcasts called While You Wait.
- Waiting... Now by Paul Clark in collaboration with Bill Brewer
- Waiting... to be born by Lewis Gibson in collaboration with Debra Bick and Sarah Beake
- Waiting... in a hairdressers by Malika Booker in collaboration with Emily Butterworth
- Waiting... to come home by Caroline Horton in collaboration with Jennifer Wild
- Waiting... for a Cancer Diagnosis by Brian Lobel, in collaboration with Iain Perdue
- Waiting... are we? By The Company in collaboration with Jonathan Reades and Raphael Woolf
- Waiting... for a loved one to die by Rachel Mars in collaboration with Fliss Murtagh
- Waiting... for the inevitable by Toby Jones in collaboration with Peter Giese
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Big Dance celebrates a decade of expansion and development in dance across the country with events and performances all over the country.
Ensemble Productions will pay tribute at the London Coliseum on Sunday 6 March to prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, who died in May last year.
The Bread & Roses Theatre in Clapham London hosts eight days of events raising awareness for and demanding an end to violence against women.
A new interactive show has been developed for school-aged audiences to introduce them to the work of Shakespeare.
Prominent Shakespearian actor Michael Pennington reprises the title role in King Lear for a tour starting in April.
Prior to opening in London's West End, After Miss Julie tours the UK with Strictly and Call The Midwife's Helen George in the title role.
Ovalhouse has a vacancy for a Head of Theatre and Artists’ Development who can provide an artists-led, ambitious programme of events.
Green Rooms in north London's Wood Green area will create an arts-led hotel offering creatives affordable accommodation and workspaces.
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The winners have been announced for industry paper The Stage's annual awards.
Round-up of regional productions for week beginning Sunday January 31.
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 1 February.
Theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 1 February 2016.
St. George’s Hall in Liverpool is being transported to a world of opera.
The stage version of family classic Goodnight Mister Tom is returning to Manchester Opera House.
Conrad Lynch has been chosen to lead Theatre by the Lake, in Keswick, Cumbria.
In March, hip hop dance company ZooNation brings its revamped performance of Into the Hoods: Remixed to Blackpool.
Keswick's Theatre By The Lake brings showbiz glamour to lovers of West End musicals and classic American literature.
Opera & Ballet International presents Ellen Kent productions of Carmen and Die Fledermaus at Manchester Opera House.
Jackie The Musical will play at Blackpool Grand Theatre as part of a nationwide tour.
Ale House will be staged at Liverpool’s Dome Theatre in Grand Central Hall.
Oldham Coliseum Theatre is to stage the world première of a brand new play about Gracie Fields.
The Dukes in Lancaster will launch the 20th anniversary production of Stones In His Pockets.
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Birmingham Hippodrome’s 2015 panto Aladdin was the theatre’s best-selling Christmas production in 14 years.
Matt Barber and Victor McGuire have been added to the cast of Breakfast at Tiffany's, the UK and Ireland tour of which will start at Curve, the Leicester theatre has disclosed.
Five writers from Birmingham REP’s programme for emerging writers, REP Foundry, are to have new plays performed as Saturday lunchtime readings.
Touring specialist Northern Broadsides is to partner Newcastle-under-Lyme’s New Vic Theatre to stage a new version of William Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives.
Birmingham REP is to revive its 2014 production of John Steinbeck’s classic Of Mice And Men for a limited run before it goes on a UK tour.
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Peter Whelan’s The Herbal Bed, which explores the secret life of Shakespeare’s daughter, is to open at Northampton Royal and Derngate before going on a national tour.
Budding playwrights are being invited to submit entries for a European project and may have their play produced in four countries.
Blackpool Grand Theatre has completed its major refurbishment project on time and on budget.
Guildford Shakespeare Company has announced that actor Brian Blessed has agreed to be the theatre company’s Honorary Patron.