Snapdragon Productions at Park Theatre
Philip's Top 5
Every week London editor Philip Fisher selects the top five plays in London.
The Alternative Top 5
GutShot Productions at Southwark Playhouse, Little Space
Out-of-Joint and Shakespeare's Globe at Minerva Theatre, Chichester
Handspring Puppet Company at Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh
Savio(u)r at King's Head Theatre
Paco Peña Flamenco Company at The Edinburgh Playhouse
Talking Scarlet at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
While You Wait
BTG has partnered with Fuel Theatre on a series of podcasts called While You Wait.
- Waiting... Now by Paul Clark in collaboration with Bill Brewer
- Waiting... to be born by Lewis Gibson in collaboration with Debra Bick and Sarah Beake
- Waiting... in a hairdressers by Malika Booker in collaboration with Emily Butterworth
- Waiting... to come home by Caroline Horton in collaboration with Jennifer Wild
- Waiting... for a Cancer Diagnosis by Brian Lobel, in collaboration with Iain Perdue
- Waiting... are we? By The Company in collaboration with Jonathan Reades and Raphael Woolf
- Waiting... for a loved one to die by Rachel Mars in collaboration with Fliss Murtagh
- Waiting... for the inevitable by Toby Jones in collaboration with Peter Giese
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Sandra Giorgetti talks to Jake Costello, creator of one man play Spank House.
This year, Sadler’s Wells launched the start of =dance, a new series featuring work created and performed by deaf and disabled artists.
Sadler’s Wells presents its largest ever celebration of the contribution of older artists this autumn, with four days of performances, workshops, film-screenings and events.
Afrovibes Festival 2014, the best of dance, live theatre, music and visual arts from South Africa tours the UK from October 13 to November 8.
National Dance Company Wales first UK company to perform work of international choreographer Alexander Ekman.
Northern Ballet premières new children's ballet Elves & the Shoemaker this autumn.
Vincent and Flavia bring Dance 'Til Dawn to the West End for ten-week run, commencing Thursday 23 October at the Aldwych Theatre London.
Principal casting for English National Ballet's autumn 2014 UK tour of Swan Lake, Coppélia and Nutcracker has been announced.
Round-up of regional productions opening week beginning Sunday 31 August 2014.
A collaborative work with four writers for Edinburgh International Book Festival has won a Fringe First Award.
Musical based on Rebecca West novella opens at Jermyn Street Theatre.
Jon Lee and Richard Grieve will star in a new UK tour of Barry Manilow musical Copacabana.
Amended schedule at London's Finborough Theatre for Scots verse drama.
New cast announcements for Blockbuster - The Musical, Before After and Altar Boyz plus news of Once.
Bath-based professional touring companies Butterfly Psyche Theatre and Livewire Theatre present The Brontë Season.
An all night celebration of Latin American culture in East London.
Theatro Technis's Thoroughly Modern Millie has been postponed.
Theatre productions in the North East for the week beginning Monday 1 September, 2014.
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 1 September.
Casting information for the 2014 panto season, including technical positions (Update: 31/08/2014)
As the summer holidays come to a close, Simon Sladen looks back over August's pantomime news.
Neville's Island to transfer from Chichester to the Duke of York's.
Coventry’s Belgrade has announced casting for Bob Eaton’s 2 Tone musical Three Minute Heroes which makes its return to the city for three weeks in October.
Casting has been revealed for Gregory Doran’s new production in Stratford of The Witch of Edmonton, a rarely performed Jacobean domestic tragedy by Dekker, Ford and Rowley.
American playwright George Brant’s Grounded, which “targets our assumptions about war, family and what it is to be a woman”, opens the new season in The Door at Birmingham REP.
A play which began as a site-specific piece at the Burslem School of Art will have a wider audience when it is performed at the New Vic Theatre in Newcastle-under-Lyme.
Lenny Henry will star in the stage première of Rudy’s Rare Records, based on the BBC Radio 4 series which he co-created, at Birmingham REP and also at Hackney Empire.
Sting is to perform songs from The Last Ship, his latest album and new Broadway musical of the same name, in Gateshead next year.