Scratchworks Theatre Company at Vault Festival
Philip's Top 5
Every week London editor Philip Fisher selects the top five plays in London.
The Alternative Top 5
Night Express Live at Teatro Technis
Octagon Theatre Bolton at Octagon Theatre, Bolton
Theatre Pena / The Riverfront at The Riverfront, Newport
Rhum and Clay Theatre Company and The Watermill Theatre in association with New Diorama Theatre at New Diorama Theatre
A & R Theatre Company at Waterloo East Theatre
East Riding Theatre Company at East Riding Theatre
Guildford Shakespeare Company at Holy Trinity Church, Guildford
Phil Willmott Company at Union Theatre
Peepolykus at Everyman Theatre, Liverpool
Graeae Theatre Company and Theatre Royal Plymouth at Royal Exchange Studio
Em-Lou Productions at Kings Head Theatre
Chichester Festival Theatre and Birmingham Repertory Company at Chichester Festival Theatre
Sheffield Theatres Production at Crucible Theatre
Gate Theatre, Notting Hill
V & A, the Society of London Theatre and New York Public Library of the Performing Arts at Lincoln Centre at Victoria and Albert Museum
Martin Burton for the Zippos Organisation at Peacock Theatre
Shakespeare's Globe at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
6FootStories at The Hope Theatre
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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Round-up of regional productions opening week beginning Sunday February 14
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 15 February.
Theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 15 February 2016.
Five short dance films to be produced by Channel 4 Random Acts strand.
Birmingham Royal Ballet Director David Bintley and dancers retrace the steps of the bard as they visit his birthplace.
Wilton’s Strike! free dance festival commissioning new work from promising choreographers worldwide returns in 2016.
Trinity Laban’s student training company showcases dancers in three new works from choreographers Dog Kennel Hill Project, Theo Clinkard and Ederson Rodrigues Xavier.
Entering its seventh consecutive year, English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer competition will be held this year for the first time at the London Palladium.
In – Nocentes receives its world première on 7 April at Sadler’s Wells followed by a national tour in June and July.
EDge, London Contemporary Dance School’s postgraduate dance company, tours four specially commissioned new works across 15 venues and six countries.
National Dance Company Wales tours Swansea, Llandudno, Cardiff, Huddersfield, London, Aberystwyth, Milford Haven and Mold.
Arts Council England is giving Derby Theatre £484,894 to make it greener to reduce long-term costs.
Tennexa Freeman has been appointed writer and producer-in-residence at Birmingham venue The Drum.
A trio of plays by English Ted Hughes will be performed collectively on stage for the first time when Nottingham-based New Perspectives tours The Tiger’s Bones and Other Stories.
Nicholas Farrell, Belinda Lang and David Robb feature in a new production of Alan Bennett’s comedy Single Spies at Birmingham REP.
A “unique” production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream with amateur actors performing alongside professionals is to open in Stratford before going on a UK tour.
Birmingham Royal Ballet brings Romeo and Juliet to Salford for Shakespeare 400.
Catacombs of Liverpool’s Dark History will delve into Liverpool’s gruesome past in the second of the series of Lovehistory Loves events.
The Wizard of Oz at the Echo Arena in Liverpool over Easter includes Sooty and friends.
Next month award-winning hip hop company, ZooNation Dance Company brings its revamped performance of Into the Hoods: Remixed to Blackpool.
Swansea City Opera is at Keswick’s Theatre By The Lake on March 1.
Burnley Council is working to establish whether it would be viable to develop the Grade II listed Burnley Empire theatre.
The Dukes Stage on Screen season in Lancaster continues this spring.
Waterside Arts Centre in Greater Manchester and Creative Industries Trafford have announced the winners of their Independent Theatre Commission.
Liverpool actor and comedian Ricky Tomlinson will feature in the role of The Magic Mirror in the Epstein Theatre Easter pantomime.