British Theatre Guide
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Park Theatre second season
London's newest venue presents two world premières in its second season.
The Space Arts Centre new season
The autumn and winter season at The Space in East London.
VIBRANT 2013 - A festival of Finborough playwrights
A controversial play on homosexuality and an alternate reality musical feature in the Finborough's new writing festival.
An Audience with Ethel Merman in Newcastle
A new play about Ethel Merman is to play in Newcastle in October
Camden People’s Theatre new season
Autumn 2013 season at Camden.
The Scotsman Fringe First Awards
Now in its 40th year, the The Scotsman Fringe First Awards continue to celebrate innovation in—and challenging—all genres at Edinburgh's Fringe Festival.
Foster's So You Think You're Funny winners announced
For the first time in the 26–year history of the So You Think You’re Funny Awards, two comedians have tied in first place.
What's on in the North East
Theatre productions in the North East for the week beginning Monday 26th August, 2013
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 26 August.
Open auditions for Coventry panto chorus
Coventry’s Belgrade is holding open auditions at the theatre on Sunday 8 September for children to win a part in the chorus of this year’s panto,
Jack and the Beanstalk
High-quality drama at Warwick Arts Centre
A season of “world-class performance and artistic adventure” is promised at Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry.
More acts announced for Derby street festival
Organisers of Derby Festé have announced additional acts who will perform before thousands of people at “Derby’s ultimate street festival”.
Birmingham books weekend of celebration
The full programme has been released for
4 Squares Weekender
, a free outdoor celebration marking the opening of the new Library of Birmingham.
Lichfield theatre puts trust in new sponsor
Lichfield Garrick has secured sponsorship for its first year as a charitable trust.
Birmingham REP prepares to reopen
Birmingham REP reopens on Tuesday 3 September after being closed for two-and-a-half years for re-development.
RSC announces full casting for Richard II
Full casting has been confirmed for Gregory Doran’s production of
New Apprentices for Ambassadors
Four new apprentice theatre technicians have joined the Ambassador Theatre Group.
Northern Stage Wins Edfringe Award
One of Northern Stage’s Edinburgh productions has won a major Fringe award.
Military musical to get Coventry première
The autumn season at Coventry’s Belgrade Theatre starts with a new musical,
The Prodigals: A Man Had Two Sons
‘Reckless optimism’ of new Ravenhill play at Stratford
, a new play by Royal Shakespeare Company writer-in-residence Mark Ravenhill, is to have its world première in the Swan Theatre at Stratford.