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Takeover 2016 - Tricycle Theatre

22 October 2015

Takeover 2016 - where young people literally take over the Tricycle Theatre and pack it with theatre, film, music, poetry and events - will take place during an 11 day schedule between 13 and 23 March 2016.

British Theatre Challenge - performances start tomorrow

22 October 2015

The winning plays of the British Theatre Challenge 2015 playwriting competition are due to be presented on 23 and 24 October 2015 at the Lost Theatre.

Barbican Hamlet - Encore screenings

20 October 2015

Another chance to see Benedict Cumberbatch as the Prince of Denmark in the Barbican production from NT Live.

Accidents and Emergencies - 4 New Musicals

16 October 2015

The Lost Theatre is presenting a programme of brand-new, short musicals inspired by experiences in Accident and Emergency (A&E) departments in England. From 3 Novmber 2015.

Hamlet in cinemas tomorrow

14 October 2015

Hamlet, with Benedict Cumberbatch as the Prince of Denmark, is to be broadcast through National Theatre Live tomorrow, Thursday 15 October 2015.

Shakespeare Schools Festival 2015

10 October 2015

The annual Shakespeare Schools Festival starts in two days time on 12 October and continues to Friday 27th November 2015. There's still time to get out your wallets and buy some tickets to support our young actors, directors and technicians.

West End Wilma Awards 2015

8 October 2015

Voting ends today for this year's Wilma awards.

Harry Potter Play Latest

27 September 2015

J. K Rowling reveals that the stage play set to hit the Palace Theatre next year will be in two parts.

The Tempest - for children with autism and their carers

23 September 2015

A special production of The Tempest where the actors invite the children to join them on Prospero's island and the story unfolds through sensory games, which the children and actors play together.

West End Wilma Awards 2015

21 September 2015

West End Wilma - everyone's favourite nana in the Theatre world and theatre blogger - is in the throws of taking votes for her annual awards.

The Homecoming tickets now on sale

21 September 2015

Tickets for the Jamie Lloyd production of Harold Pinter's The Homecoming at Trafalgar Studios are now available.

National Theatre Live - Coriolanus

18 September 2015

National Theatre Live presents encore screenings of the 2014 Donmar Warehouse production - in cinemas next Thursday 24 September.

War Horse to close next year

18 September 2015

With eight years of performances behind them, the famous puppets that populate the brilliant War Horse have now been put on notice that they will soon be put out to pasture - it ends in March 2016!

Curious Tour

7 September 2015

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time on Tour.

TheatreCraft 2015

14 September 2015

If you're interested in a 'behind-the-scenes' career in theatre then TheatreCraft 2015 maybe just up your street - now taking registrations.

The Rocky Horror Show - live in cinemas

14 September 2015

Buy theatre tickets in our summer sale