DEparture Lounge: Day 1

at Derby Theatre

New work by Theatre Re and the Sleeping Trees.

Richard II

at Globe TheatreFour.

Intensely political.


Jonathan Holloway: “We’d been doing the same thing for a long, long time.”

The founder of Red Shift talks life after touring, Hong Kong, and his radical new adaptation of Jekyll and Hyde.

The Frontier Trilogy: Cinematic Theatre

Jethro Compton steers us through the creative process behind his site-specific trio of Old West plays.

How Do You Review Street Art?

Winchester young critic Beth Iredale on Hat Fair, the city's festival of street performance.

Alex Clifton: “There’s a cultural fantasy that actors are egotists, and that’s total crap.”

The Chester Performs director stresses generosity, gender parity, and infinite theatre.

A Lot of Latitude: Free-Range Theatre and Performance

Field encounters with Kneehigh, Forest Fringe, Sabrina Mahfouz, Action Hero and more.

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