Arts & Theatre Editor.
My name is Amy, I'm 21 and from Manchester. I'm currently studying BA (Hons) Professional Acting at Drama Studio London.
Interests include but are not limited to: theatre, tea and cats.
(My middle name is Victoria, if you hadn't guessed)
Olivier Awards Spotlight: Best Actor in a Play
One of the most competitive categories this year sees old talent, new talent and legends of stage and screen.
Olivier Awards Spotlight: Best Actor in a Musical
Our leading men this year are seriously superb.
Olivier Awards Spotlight: Best Actress in a Play
Broad and compelling writing, gender blind casting and meaty roles meant female talent could flourish last year.
Sometimes bonkers theatre is the best
This week I found myself in a peculiar position. I had tickets to see an empowering play about the wonder of being a woman, however I somehow found myself in a room with no set looking at three men in drag.
Olivier Awards Spotlight: Best New Play
This category couldn’t be more varied in style.
Olivier Awards Spotlight: Best New Musical
As we have just four weeks until the acclaimed ceremony we’re putting the spotlight on each category to give us an idea of who might take home one of the esteemed awards.
Actor Rafe Spall claims theatre is harder to break than TV or film
The commercialised theatre world is still focused on being a money making machine and therefore risks cannot afford to be taken, says Spall.
Theatre Review: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead @ The Old Vic
The duo are perfectly cast with Joshua McGuire taking the reigns as Guildenstern, and Daniel Radcliffe as Rosencrantz.
The Bunker Theatre has announced a weeklong festival called Bunker Without Borders
The festival will seek to explore the question ‘what might a world without borders look like, sound like, feel like, be like?'
Theatre Review: Ugly Lies The Bone @ The National Theatre
Exploring Virtual Reality, The National Theatre brings us Lindsey Ferrentino's new play Ugly Lies The Bone.
The National Theatre is hosting a free virtual reality installation exploring PTSD
Held in The National Theatre’s Immersive Storytelling Studio the use of this technology is to help enhance the NT’s remit to be explore dramatic storytelling.
Theatre Review: In Other Words @ The Hope Theatre
An honest, emotional and touching look at how a couple deal with Alzheimer’s disease.
Talking politics, drama school and Dark Vanilla Jungle with actress Emily Thornton
A whirlwind drama about a young girl’s quest for the perfect family is coming to Theatre N16 in South London later this month.
Theatre Review: Who Shot Wayne Sleep @ Vault Festival
A cabaret act with a twist, Who Shot Wayne Sleep? is a show packed with wit, insanity, naughtiness and a dash of sparkle.
Theatre Review: The Understudy @ Canal Café Theatre
As part of their American Season, Canal Café Theatre hosted the UK premier of Theresa Rebeck’s comedy The Understudy.
Meet the theatre team staging a play about early-onset Alzheimer’s
In Other Words, Matthew Seager’s debut play, will be staged at The Hope Theatre.
Five National Theatre Live productions you won't want to miss
With NT Live you can visit a cinema near you and watch all the best productions of the year live at a reasonable price.
Actors react to iconic London bookshop Samuel French closing its doors
Last week, the news broke that after 187 years Samuel French is to close its London bookshop.