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Backstage at Hairspray in London's Shaftesbury Theatre

25th February 2009

Verity Rushworth has just joined the cast of musical Hairspray in London’s West End, playing the prim Penny Pingleton. She takes BBC News on a backstage tour of the theatre, from the dressing room to the stage.

Source: BBC News


Fresh air for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

25th February 2009

Read more at The Stage
Fresh air for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
Published: 25 February 2009


Britain's regional theatres: causing a stir, causing a stink

23rd February 2009

Read more at The Guardian
Britain’s regional theatres: causing a stir, causing a stink
Published: 23 February 2009


Scarborough's Open-air theatre thrown lifeline

23rd February 2009

Read more at BBC News
Scarborough’s Open-air theatre thrown lifeline
Published: 23 February 2009


Derby Playhouse rescue plan unveiled

23rd February 2009

The Stage
Derby Playhouse rescue plan unveiled
Published: 23 February 2009


Tom Morris's role at Bristol Old Vic is crucial for all regional theatres

23rd February 2009

Read more at The Guardian
Tom Morris’s role at Bristol Old Vic is crucial for all regional theatres
Published: 23 February 2009


Delight at uni's plan to turn city Playhouse into 'learning theatre'

21st February 2009

Read more at This is Derbyshire
This is Derbyshire
Published: 21 February 2009


Shrewsbury's new theatre opening for visits

20th February 2009

Read more at Shropshire Star
Shrewsbury’s new theatre opening for visits
Published: 20 February 2009


Theatre-makers must not lose sight of the audience

20th February 2009

Read more at The Guardian
Theatre-makers must not lose sight of the audience
Published: 20 February 2009


Grand old lady is back where she belongs at Kings Southsea

19th February 2009

Read more at Portsmouth Today
Grand old lady is back where she belongs at Kings Southsea
Published: 19 February 2009


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