Olivier Awards winners
The winners of the 2012 Olivier Awards for West End theatre were announced this evening at a ceremony at London's Royal Opera House.
Imaginate Festival celebrates children's theatre in Edinburgh
The Bank of Scotland Imaginate Festival of theatre for children and young people returns to Edinburgh in May for its 23rd year.
Director Mitchell and scientist Emmott collaborate at Royal Court
Theatre director Katie Mitchell will collaborate with scientist Stephen Emmott on a co-production Ten Billion between the Royal Court Theatre Upstairs and the Festival d'Avignon.
Dream Re-Imagined at the People’s
NE playwright Alison Carr re-imagines A Midsummer Night's Dream for Newcastle's People's Theatre's Open Stages production.
North East Productions
Theatre productions in the North East for the week beginning Sunday 15th April
Extra week for summer thriller season in Nottingham
This year's Classic Thriller Season at Nottingham's Theatre Royal is being extended from four to five weeks.
Naylah’s thriller expects captive audience in Birmingham
Birmingham writer Naylah Ahmed's "compelling and vivid" thriller Mustafa opens at mac in Birmingham this week as part of the REP's off-site season.
Nottingham shares experiences of Frankenstein author
A new play about the extraordinary life of the author of Frankenstein arrives at Nottingham Playhouse this week.
From Hard Times to high times
After last summer's acclaimed adaptation of Charles Dickens' Hard Times, in a disused Manchester cotton mill, the city's Library Theatre are going even further up in the world.
Charming change for Danny
Emmerdale star Danny Miller swaps the Dales for Blackpool's Grand Theatre to star in his first-ever pantomime this Christmas.
Dance fever hits the region
Dance fever is set to strike the North West this summer as Merseyside Dance Initiative announces Big Dance in the region.
ABBA dabba 'do' for kids
The Honey Honey Show is the world's first ABBA concert for kids of all ages and comes to Knowsley for one special performance on Sunday July 29.
Double helping of Marks & Gran
Two of television's most prolific sitcom writers have not one, but two hit shows coming to Blackpool Grand.
Getting physical in Liverpool
The eighth annual Physical Fest, taking place in Liverpool this May and June, has announced a series of workshops to accompany its festival performances.
Hooked on Hasselhoff
The Hoffmeister hits Manchester this Christmas, with David Hasselhoff set to play Captain Hook at the city's Opera House.
Ready to walk the pier plank?
Want to join the cast of Blackpool North Pier Theatre's musical pantomime Peter Pan this summer?
Olivier presenters and performances announced
The presenters and performers have been announced for this coming Sunday's Olivier Awards ceremony at the Royal Opera House in London.
The Art of Chichester Festival Theatre - a Celebration
For the 50th Anniversary of the Festival Theatre, Pallant House Gallery presents a new exhibition celebrating the ways in which visual theatre artists have responded to the challenge of designing for the first purpose-built ‘thrust’ stage in the UK.