Kat B: panto-view
A regular in the Hackney Empire pantomime, Kat B tells us about one of London’s best-loved Christmas shows.
Five shows to see this week
Which London shows should you see to brighten up your week? Here are our five suggestions:
Top fringe theatre to see this week
Young actor Charlie Mulliner tips us off about her top fringe theatre to see this week
Christian Slater: “This is the craziest I’ve ever seen the world”
Christian Slater on returning to the London stage in Glengarry Glen Ross and the state of everything.
Douglas Henshall: “The politics of Network are terrifyingly resonant”
Douglas Henshall discusses politics, Bryan Cranston and new play Network with Theo Bosanquet.
Voila! Europe: Festival Focus
Find out more about Voila! Europe, the 11-day festival bringing theatre from across the continent to London theatres.
Zubin Varla: 11 questions
Stage star Zubin Varla on early influences and appearing in the UK premiere of New York hit Poison at Orange Tree Theatre.
Stewart Pringle: “Isolation is the saddest and most dangerous thing”
Stewart Pringle tells us about creating his Papatango Prize-winning play, Trestle.
Caoilfhionn Dunne: 11 questions
As she makes her Gate Theatre debut in the UK premiere of Suzy Storck, Caoilfhionn Dunne tells us about the play and working with Jean-Pierre Baro.
Carlyss Peer: 11 questions
Carlyss Peer tells us about touring in dark, festive comedy Rules For Living and her favourite London theatre.
Stephen Tompkinson: 11 questions
Stephen Tompkinson on bringing football drama The Red Lion to London and coming full circle in 18 years.
Kieran Lynn on heist play The Trap
Playwright Kieran Lynn tells us about payday-lending play The Trap and trying to solve the problems of capitalism.
Jay Miller on why The Yard is restaging hit show This Beautiful Future
Director Jay Miller, Artistic Director of The Yard, tells us about making This Beautiful Future and why the theatre is bringing it back.
In their words: Catrina McHugh on creating Rattle Snake
As Rattle Snake comes to Soho Theatre, playwright Catrina McHugh MBE tells us more about the acclaimed play exploring coercive control.
Simon Mole: “Every poem is a protest poem”
As his children’s show Friends For All comes to Polka Theatre, Simon Mole tells us about the importance of creativity and poetry for young people.
Natasha J Barnes, star of Tryst: 11 questions
Natasha J Barnes tells us about her big break in Funny Girl and returning to the stage in the revival of hit thriller Tryst at Tabard Theatre.
In their words: Evan Placey on reimagining Jekyll & Hyde
Playwright Evan Placey tells us about reinventing Gothic classic Jekyll & Hyde and creating work for the National Youth Theatre.
In her words: Jane Upton on All The Little Lights
Award-winning playwright Jane Upton tells us about creating her acclaimed play about child sexual exploitation, All The Little Lights.
Hammer House Of Horror Live – The Soulless Ones: What, Where, When
Co-creator Anna Söderblom tells us about Hoxton Hall’s new bloodsucking immersive show, Hammer House Of Horror Live – The Soulless Ones.
Dance Umbrella: Five reasons to be excited about the 2017 season
Dance Umbrella 2017 is upon us. Here are five reasons we’re pirouetting with excitement about the programme.