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Curve reaches out to young people with SEND

Leicester’s Curve has formed a partnership with Remploy, Britain's largest employer of people with disabilities, to fund three performances of an autism spectrum condition production.

Steve Orme, 23 January 2016

Heffernan, Maxwell Martin are Birmingham Macbeths

John Heffernan and Anna Maxwell Martin will play the lead roles in Macbeth at Birmingham REP in Carrie Cracknell and Lucy Guerin’s new staging of Shakespeare’s tragedy.

Steve Orme, 23 January 2016

Stage debut for nearly 600 children

Nearly 600 children will take to the stage as part of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Midsummer Night’s Dream. 

David Upton, 21 January 2016

Shrek is back for a final bow

Monster hit Shrek The Musical ends its first UK and Ireland tour at The Lowry in Salford.

David Upton, 21 January 2016

Great expectations for pregnant cast

Manchester-based theatre company Quarantine is inviting pregnant women to take part in a new theatre performance.

David Upton, 21 January 2016

'Comedy with songs' for Liverpool

Simon Armitage and Dominic Marsh return to Liverpool with the world première of Told by an Idiot’s I Am Thomas.

David Upton, 21 January 2016

Ballet and the Bard in Birmingham

Birmingham Royal Ballet marks 400 years since Shakespeare's death with a season of old and new productions.

Vera Liber, 21 January 2016

Narnia show biggest in Birmingham REP’s history

More than 62,000 people saw Birmingham REP’s Christmas 2015 production The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, making it the biggest-selling show in the theatre’s history.

Steve Orme, 20 January 2016

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