Playwrights advice at Derby Theatre: be persistent

Stick at it and don’t be disheartened by the almost inevitable rejections you will experience—that was the message from three prominent writers at Derby Theatre.

Steve Orme, 21 February 2018

Meet a polar bear - in Newcastle

Alphabetti Theatre is offering Newcastle audiences the chance to get up close and personal with a polar bear.

Peter Lathan, 18 February 2018

Hard Times close to home at the Dukes

A new adaptation of Hard Times is coming to Lancaster, just a few miles from the city which inspired Charles Dickens’s Northern novel.

David Upton, 18 February 2018

Another musical duo celebrated in Manchester

After The Simon & Garfunkel Story, Maple Tree Entertainment is to present a new concert-style show based on the friendship and musical relationship of Carole King and James Taylor.

David Upton, 18 February 2018

Extra servings of Toast at The Lowry

Extra dates have been added to the première run of the stage adaptation of Nigel Slater’s memoir Toast at The Lowry in Salford.

David Upton, 18 February 2018