The Oxford Playhouse is launching a playwriting scheme designed to nurture writers from primary school to professional level. Called the Playhouse Playmaker
Elizabeth Newman has been named as the new artistic director of the Octagon Theatre in Bolton. Newman, currently associate director at the
Writing win for Brits USA/YALE Two British playwrights have won the Windham Campbell Prizes. Helen Edmundson and Debbie Tucker Green join In American
Ivo van Hove’s production of Antigone at the Barbican will be televised as part of a season about ancient Greece on BBC4.
Technology that automatically generates live captions from words spoken on stage is one step closer to reality after a trial at the
Books by Richard Eyre and Andrew Sachs have made the shortlist for the eighth Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography. Eyre is