Theatre

‘The system isn’t an accident’: How a playwright is forcing us to ask questions about the hostile environment
Theatre

‘The system isn’t an accident’: How a playwright is forcing us to ask questions about the hostile environment

Sami Ibrahim’s father was stateless until he was 40. Now Ibrahim wants audiences to confront the reality of citizenship

Totoro, the Catbus and the fight to save the natural world
nature

Totoro, the Catbus and the fight to save the natural world

More than 30 years after the movie My Neighbour Totoro came out, it has been adapted for the stage… and its environmental message couldn’t be more relevant.

A Roman outdoor theatre is finally getting a permanent stage – and a bar
Theatre

A Roman outdoor theatre is finally getting a permanent stage – and a bar

The Roman Theatre of Verulamium has gone nearly 2,000 years without a bar. Now that’s being fixed

PIP assessments are no laughing matter. Or are they?
Theatre

PIP assessments are no laughing matter. Or are they?

Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside
Our vendors

Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside

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‘A landmark moment’: Arthur Hughes on being the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC
Theatre

‘A landmark moment’: Arthur Hughes on being the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC

From sofa surfing to the stage: This artistic director wants to give people experiencing homelessness a new lease of life
Homelessness

From sofa surfing to the stage: This artistic director wants to give people experiencing homelessness a new lease of life

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: ‘It’s going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.’
Theatre

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: ‘It’s going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.’

Sadie Frost: Why I’m part of the UN’s campaign to end violence against women
Violence Against Women

Sadie Frost: Why I’m part of the UN’s campaign to end violence against women

Dante ballet is a fitting tribute on 700th anniversary of his death
Opera

Dante ballet is a fitting tribute on 700th anniversary of his death

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End
Theatre

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End

Theatre helped Jonnie Barton come to terms with his history of homelessness
Theatre

Theatre helped Jonnie Barton come to terms with his history of homelessness

Emilia Teglia’s journey from Big Issue vendor to founding a theatre company
Theatre

Emilia Teglia’s journey from Big Issue vendor to founding a theatre company

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A play exploring LGBTQ homelessness is turning a London theatre into a sauna
Theatre

A play exploring LGBTQ homelessness is turning a London theatre into a sauna

Big Issue vendor Clive is starring in a new play – with his dog Geezer
Theatre

Big Issue vendor Clive is starring in a new play – with his dog Geezer

Behind the Label is giving marginalised people a voice through theatre
Theatre

Behind the Label is giving marginalised people a voice through theatre

Plymouth vendor Clive has had a starring role in a theatre production
Theatre

Plymouth vendor Clive has had a starring role in a theatre production

Poverty Safari Live: A Big Issue vendor reviews Edinburgh’s top show
Theatre

Poverty Safari Live: A Big Issue vendor reviews Edinburgh’s top show