Northampton to stage new version of Ibsen’s Ghosts
Pennie Downie and Pierro Niel-Mee will feature in the world première of Mike Poulton’s version of Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts which will be staged at Northampton’s Royal and Derngate in April 2019.
Papatango New Writing Prize open for submissions
Playwrights are invited to submit original scripts for the Papatango New Writing Prize for a chance to receive a £6,000 commission.
Change of management for Marlowe Theatre
Canterbury's Marlowe Theatre to be managed by an independent charitable trust headed up by Jonathan Church.
Rod Stewart tribute in Stockport
Some Guys Have All The Luck - The Rod Stewart Story is coming to Stockport Plaza.
Chris steps up at Coliseum
Oldham Coliseum Theatre’s associate director Chris Lawson has stepped up to acting artistic director.
Cinderella down the pub in Salford
Warrington theatre company Not Too Tame completes the UK Christmas tour of its immersive 'pop-up punky panto' Cinderella: A Wicked Mother of a Night Out! at the Welcome Inn in Ordsall, Salford.
Liverpool venues pull repertory project
Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse’s repertory project has pushed it to a “tipping point” and it is no longer part of Arts Council England’s national portfolio.
Dukes rests park production in 2019
The Dukes Theatre in Lancaster has decided, reluctantly, not to stage an open-air production in the city’s Williamson Park next year.
Grinch for Lowry next Christmas
How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical is to play Christmas 2019 season at The Lowry.
What's on in the North East
Professional theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 10 December 2018.
Santa's New Sleigh lands in Blackpool
Santa’s New Sleigh flies into Blackpool Winter Gardens’ Pavilion Theatre.
Eric & Ern for Salford
Jonty Stephens and Ian Ashpitel bring a Christmas show for all the family to The Lowry in Salford.
Diversity and Night Garden at the Palace
Diversity have announced their 10-year anniversary UK tour, Born Ready, for autumn 2019 and they’re heading to the Palace Manchester.