Theatre

‘RISE'-ing up in lockdown

46 minutes ago   |   Culture Liverpool

Twelve brand new arts commissions by Culture Liverpool will show how female artists from across the world have responded creatively to the Covid-19 pandemic. In a special...
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Theatre leaders call on Government to protect progress on diversity in arts

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph

More than 60 ethnically diverse artistic directors of theatre companies and arts institutions have called on the Government to help ensure that progress made on diversity in...
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EXCLUSIVE: Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa on his experience of homelessness

EXCLUSIVE: Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa on his experience of homelessness

2 hours ago   |   The Big Issue   |   2 articles

Ncuti Gatwa, the breakout star of global smash hit TV series Sex Education, has written exlusively for The Big Issue about how he became homeless before landing his big...
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Tributes to two Filipino NHS colleagues who died on the same day

Tributes to two Filipino NHS colleagues who died on the same day

2 hours ago   |   Metro

Allan Macalalad, 44, and Dominga David, 62, died on the same day from coronavirus Two Filipino workers from the same health board have died on the same day from coronavirus...
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Larry Kramer: a titan of gay rights and literature whose prophecies live on

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The award-winning writer of The Inheritance pays tribute to the life and works of the acclaimed author and activist who died at the age of 84 Larry Kramer, groundbreaking...
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Phantom of the Opera's 14 month UK and Ireland tour axed amid fears shows won't restart until 2021

Phantom of the Opera's 14 month UK and Ireland tour axed amid fears shows won't restart until 2021

15 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Theatre producer Sir Cameron Mackintosh revealed Phantom of the Opera cancelled all future dates. The first and only performance took place at the Curve Theatre, Leicester, in...
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Scenes for Survival review - Brian Cox is Inspector Rebus under lockdown

15 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Available online Ian Rankin's stalwart detective struggles with self-isolation in one of six quarantine-themed short films from the National Theatre of Scotland Hottest...
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How assault charges against Craig McLachlan are framed as the playful actions of an Aussie larrikin

How assault charges against Craig McLachlan are framed as the playful actions of an Aussie larrikin

15 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Craig McLachlan will continue his fight to clear his name amid claims his alleged bad behaviour during a theatre production is a giant misunderstanding.
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Larry Kramer: a pioneering life in pictures

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   5 articles

The playwright, author and activist Larry Kramer has died aged 84 after a storied life. Kramer wrote the groundbreaking play The Normal Heart and worked tirelessly to assist...
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Groomed review - horrifyingly honest study of abuser and abused

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Available online Patrick Sandford makes an astonishing dramatisation of childhood abuse and its consequences over a lifetime in this eloquent film In 2016, Patrick Sandford...
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Two Fulham players receive positive coronavirus results in Championship testing

Two Fulham players receive positive coronavirus results in Championship testing

The English Football League has announced that three individuals connected to two Championship clubs have tested positive Read more ...

Emily Maitlis and Piers Morgan's media bias row exposed: ‘No conservatives...

Emily Maitlis and Piers Morgan's media bias row exposed: ‘No conservatives at BBC!'

EMILY MAITLIS is at the centre of a media storm after her damning monologue on Dominic Cummings provoked an apology from the BBC - and, despite Piers Morgan being one of the... Read more ...

Tony Scannell dead: The Bill and Flash Gordon star dies aged 74

Tony Scannell dead: The Bill and Flash Gordon star dies aged 74

THE Bill and Flash Gordon star Tony Scannell has died aged 74. Scannell was well-known for playing DS Ted Roach for nine years on the police drama show. Tony Scannell has died... Read more ...

YouTuber Myka Stauffer said she would ‘never give up' on son Huxley in...

YouTuber Myka Stauffer said she would ‘never give up' on son Huxley in videos before he was ‘rehomed'

Myka adopted Huxley from China two and a half years ago YouTuber Myka Stauffer previously said she would ‘never give up' on her son Huxley, in videos shared before the child... Read more ...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's next big update lets you play as Captain Price

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's next big update lets you play as Captain Price

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is about to receive a slew of new content as part of its Season 4 update, with new playable characters on the way including the fan-favorite... Read more ...

Baby girl is left 'seriously injured' and woman is fighting for her life in...

Baby girl is left 'seriously injured' and woman is fighting for her life in hospital

Ambulance crews and West Midlands Police were called to the property in Tipton, near Dudley, at around 12.30am today following reports of an 'assault'. Read more ...

‘Looter shot dead by pawn shop owner' during George Floyd riots

‘Looter shot dead by pawn shop owner' during George Floyd riots

Chaos erupted in Minneapolis after the death of unarmed black man George Floyd A suspected looter was reportedly gunned down by a pawn shop owner amid riots over a white... Read more ...

Scotland finally ready to start easing lockdown, Nicola Sturgeon says

Scotland finally ready to start easing lockdown, Nicola Sturgeon says

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced her ‘cautious' steps out of lockdown for Scotland Scotland will move to phase one of a four-step plan to ease out of lockdown, Nicola... Read more ...

Pret to reopen 200 more branches - the full list of stores reopening from June 1

Pret to reopen 200 more branches - the full list of stores reopening from June 1

To ensure social distancing for employees in Pret kitchens, each site will offer a restricted menu, while perspex screens will be fitted to reduce any form of social contact Read more ...

Jim McInally slams Ann Budge's reconstruction plan saying 'we won't be bullied'

Jim McInally slams Ann Budge's reconstruction plan saying 'we won't be bullied'

Peterhead boss has laid into the Hearts supremo's proposals. Read more ...