News from the North West

All-star Cabaret for Cancer at Royal Exchange; Salford One Play One Day to be repeated—in two venues; Organised Chaos call for scripts; New play about Beatles manager to première in Liverpool; NW productions.

David Chadderton, 26 February 2012

News from the Midlands

Morpurgo to give rare War Horse reading at Buxton; Nottingham stages ‘song drama’ for final time; Belinda becomes a Lady in Lavender at Northampton; Garrick brings big top to Lichfield for Christmas production; what’s on this week in the region.

Steve Orme, 26 February 2012

What's On Stage awards winners

What's On Stage announced the winners of its 2012 audience-picked awards at a star-studded ceremony in the West End.

David Chadderton, 20 February 2012

News from the North West

Contact Flying Solo Festival; Braff's All New People breaks Manchester box office records; Artist's collaboration with RSC on display in Lancaster; Producers claim were not informed about CUC closure; NW productions.

David Chadderton, 19 February 2012

News from the Midlands

New Vic asks Alfie what it's all about; science play gets Birmingham premiere before UK tour; Irvine hits right note to become Northampton resident composer; recognition for Coventry plays inspired by Olympics; REP over the moon as Christmas show gets Crescent staging; Dirty Dancing tour extends to the Midlands; what's on this week.

Steve Orme, 19 February 2012