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Cracknell appointed new Young Vic Genesis Fellow
Director Carrie Cracknell has been appointed as the new Genesis Fellow, courtesy of the Genesis Foundation, at the Young Vic in London from April.
Script Frenzy begins its sixth season
Script Frenzy, the annual online scheme to encourage budding writers to complete the first draft of a script in 30 days, is about to begin its sixth season.
Theatre Book Prize announces shortlist
The Society for Theatre Research has announced its short list for this year's Theatre Book Prize, selected from books published in 2011.
What's on in the region this week.
What's on in the region.
North East Productions
What's on in the North East in the week beginning 26th March, 2012.
Youngsters offered parts in Derby’s Easter panto
Enchanted Entertainment is looking for children aged six and upwards to play Munchkins in their professional Easter panto of
The Wizard of Oz
Relationships examined in new Warwick season
Warwick Arts Centre Coventry will be staging a new season of theatre which "delves into the human psyche and explores what makes us who we are".
Coventry’s contemporary take on Strindberg classic
Award-winning RSC actors Joe Dixon and Katy Stephens will take to Coventry Belgrade's main stage in a new production of
RSC conjures up another storm in Stratford
Shakespeare's shipwreck play
, the second of the trilogy in a season known as
What Country Friends Is This?,
opens at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford this week.
Reopening date for refurbished Birmingham REP
Birmingham REP has announced it will reopen in September next year after a two-and-a-half year refurbishment.
Ladykillers set to tour UK
Liverpool Everyman's co-production of the hit stage adaptation
will embark on a 26 week tour of Ireland and the UK beginning in September, but the last chance to see the all star London cast is on April 14.
Face the music and dance
A rare chance to take part in a unique contemporary dance performance is being offered by Dancing Lancaster.
Drumming up Evelyn Glennie
A decade since her last performance in Liverpool, world renowned percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie is set to return to the city's Liverpool Philharmonic Hall.
Unity spring/summer brochure
Unity Theatre in Liverpool has a new season brochure out covering April to July.
All aboard for Lakeland summer
Booking for Keswick's Theatre by the Lake summer season opens on Monday April 2.
Hot Wired in Lancaster
Wired In, a free mixed arts event, returns to The Dukes in Lancaster on Monday.
Hull Uni drama department launches podcast series
Hull University's department of drama and music has launched Performance Pods, a series of podcast about performance.
NE Culture Awards Nominees
The nominees for Journal Culture Awards for the North East have been announced
Doran is appointed new RSC artistic director
The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced that its chief associate director Gregory Doran wil take over from Michael Boyd as artistic director from September.