British Theatre Guide
News, reviews, features and podcast on theatre across the UK
Coming up at the Customs House
Theatre in May and June at South Shields Customs House.
A Hullabaloo in Wonderland
Children’s theatre The Hullabaloo celebrates Lewis Carroll.
Northern Stage presents NORTH Festival
A festival offering practical advice on developing a theatre career from regional and national companies at Northern Stage.
Dancing through May
A varied programme for May at Dance City.
Cult Internet star Jody Kamali to perform at Brighton Fringe
Jody Kamali returns to Brighton Fringe with a new character.
Second Takeover writer-in-residence announced
Teessider Elijah Young is the Customs House Takeover Festival writer-in-residence for 2019.
Four theatres to co-produce My Beautiful Laundrette
Four theatres are getting together to co-produce a new stage version of Hanif Kureishi’s 1985 Oscar-nominated film
My Beautiful Laundrette
Buxton gets grant to look at Opera House improvements
Arts Council England and High Peak borough council have awarded Buxton Opera House a grant to conduct a study on how to protect and enhance the building.
Panto Auditions & Creative / Technical Positions 2019
Auditions and Creative / Technical Positions for Panto Season 2019. Latest Update: 15/04/2019.
2019 Olivier Awards winners
Come From Away
each receive four Olivier Awards.
Frantic Assembly at Latitude 2019
Gender identity, mental health and environmental activism are some of the subjects explored during this year’s Latitude Festival.
Culture Awards 2019 shortlist announced
The shortlist of nominations for the Journal and the Gazette Culture Awards has been announced
Round-up of regional productions opening week beginning Sunday April 14.
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 15 April.
What's on in the North East
Professional theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 15 April 2019.
Manchester's 53two to close
One of Manchester's newest and most popular fringe venues is to close next month to make way for developers—but an alternative location is soon to be announced.
Let’s Dance goes International in Leicester
Let’s Dance International Frontiers will launch in Leicester on International Dance Day in venues across the city.
Choreodrome Artists 2019 at The Place
The Place is to support 18 dance artists and collectives to explore and develop new performance ideas through its Choreodrome programme.
The Desert Queen revived
Hands On NE is to revive
The Desert Queen
for a regional tour in April and May.
Anton Lesser to play Pope in Northampton
Anton Lesser will return to the stage for the first time in a decade to play Pope Benedict in the world première of
at Northampton’s Royal and Derngate.