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Philip's Top 5
Every week London editor Philip Fisher selects the top five plays in London.
The Alternative Top 5
BalletBoyz® the Talent at Roundhouse London
Fire Exit at Traverse Theatre (online streaming)
Theatre Oikus at C Chambers Street
The Shakespeare Sessions and Evcol Entertainment at Lion & Unicorn Theatre
Stance Theatre at Riverside Studios (Studio 3)
Ambassador Theatre Group at Sunderland Empire
Sadler’s Wells Production at London Coliseum
Nabil Elouahabi & Nick of Time Productions Ltd at Arcola Theatre
Young Vic Theatre
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Royal De Luxe, co-commissioned by 14-18 NOW at St George's Hall and Liverpool City Centre
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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Twentieth TYPT programme for emerging theatre makers from Talawa.
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Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 28 July.
Theatre productions in the north east for the week beginning Monday 28 July 2014.
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Homeless people in Lancaster are to take their unique version of a Dickens classic story on tour.
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Round-up of regional productions opening week beginning Sunday July 27.
The National Theatre’s War Horse and the West End hit Jersey Boys are among the headline shows taking to the stage at Stoke’s Regent Theatre in autumn 2014.
Buxton Opera House has beaten stiff competition to win a place in the National Theatre Connections Festival.
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The RSC has released a new CD of original music and speeches from the current production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona, the third in an ongoing series of recordings.
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