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Latest on UK and China collaborations

Events this year in UK and across the Globe have seen the celebration of 400th anniversary of the Shakespeare’s death, but 1616 was also the death of China’s most celebrated playwright, Tang Xianzu. The event now running at The Actor’s Church in Covent Garden, A Shakespearean Handan Dream, is the result of a six-year collaboration.

Mary Mazzilli, 23 September 2016

Edinburgh 2016: figures and awards

August is gone and in the beautiful city of Edinburgh life returns to normal after the past few frenetic weeks.

Sandra Giorgetti summarises this year's achievements at the International and Fringe Festivals.

Sandra Giorgetti, 04 September 2016

Live at Zédel

Sandra Giorgetti takes a look at what's on at three diverse performance venues whose architecture has caught her interest.

The first in this trio of articles takes her to Brasserie Zédel where the inaugural Live at Zédel season is aiming to give the traditional central London cabaret scene a run for its money.

Sandra Giorgetti, 28 August 2016

Allegro gets a new lease of life

Sandra Giorgetti looks at some of the background to little-known Rodgers and Hammerstein show Allegro.

Sandra Giorgetti, 13 August 2016

A Latitude 2016 Diary

BTG editor reflects on four days in a field in Suffolk.

David Chadderton, 24 July 2016