The Nobel prize-winning Italian playwright and actor Dario Fo has died at the age of 90. Fo, famous for his cutting political satire in plays such
Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee has died at the age of 88.
A long dead, enigmatic, German movie star and stage queen has found a fresh voice in a new show performed by revolutionary Hungarian actress Andrea Fullajtár.
Police in the Philippines have turned to puppets in a bid to warn school children about the dangers of drug use.
A group of refugees are taking to the stage in the UK to tell their stories through the play “Queens of Syria.
As Britain marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, a group of actors including Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi have come together
Denmark’s Queen Margrethe has taken on the role of a scenographer, designing the set for a new production of the classic fairytale Cinderella, at the Pantomime Theatre in…
Some of the finest theatre companies and dance groups from Turkey and around the world are gathered in Istanbul for the International Theatre…
The first of the annual Princess of Asturias Awards has been won by the Spanish actress, theatre director and stage designer Nuria Espert. The
If it has Ernest Hemingway’s name on it it will fill a theatre, and that is what the Southwark Playhouse in London is gambling on until mid-April
The Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, famous for hosting the Winter Olympic Games in 2014 is also the host city for the annual Winter International
Sir Ian McKellen is set for a new role. The British actor who has tackled Shakespeare’s works on stage and screen is to be a bus tour guide for the
A 90-year old survivor of Auschwitz survivor took to the stage in Berlin on Sunday to perform a dance depicting her personal view of her terrifying
British actor Alan Rickman, who was perhaps best known for playing Severus Snape in the Harry Potter series, has died at the age of 69. He often
“Madame Bovary” is considered a masterpiece and a seminal work of realism and as such one of the most influential works of fiction ever written
Following sell-out runs in both the Almeida Theatre and in the West End last Autumn, award-winning play ‘King Charles III’ has made its Broadway
From royalty to the Rocky Horror Picture Show, London’s Royal Albert Hall has had a diverse week so far. Tuesday night (October 27) saw all manner of
Russian theatre company KnAM is in Lyon to take part in the international performance festival “Sens Interdits” Founded in 2009, the biannual
After six years of renovation Europe’s largest theatre organ is again ready to make windows shake and blast audiences in London’s east end, at the
"Impossible" is being billed as the biggest magic show to hit London's West End since Harry Houdini and features death-defying acts.
If you’ve watched an opera or a foreign play, you may have noticed the surtitles above the stage. One company in France is trying to revolutionise
“The Last Supper,” directed by Egyptian Ahmed El Attar, depicts a society that fails to get rid of a tyranical figure – and all forms of despotism
The boundaries between audience and stage are being eroded on Broadway where guests are enticed to be a part of the performance in what’s known as
Five years after his death, it seems interest in British fashion icon Alexander McQueen is at an all-time high. A new stage production has got
Italian musician and songwriter Antonio Castrignano has been making people dance from southern Italy to France in a series of performances that marry
The curtain has come down on the 15th edition of the Harare International Festival of the Arts, considered one of Africa’s premier cultural events