• The shortlist for 25th International Radio Playwright Competition 2016 is announced (c) BBC World Service
  • A Different Romeo & Juliet : 'They have that spark and emotional resonance that you need to be an actor.' (c) Tanvir Murad Topu

The British Council’s Theatre and Dance team promotes the best of UK performing arts and develops long-term relationships with other countries through projects such as tours, workshops and collaborations.

Our programme encompasses new writing, physical and visual theatre, contemporary dance, live art, outdoor performance and contemporary interpretations of classic works.