An Actors Guide to Twitter: Who to follow – Journalists & Critics

Actor Hub Guide to Twitter - Who to follow
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A list of Journalists, Arts Editors and Newspapers on Twitter

  • Deputy editor at and social media cleverclogs.
  • The Guardian’s theatre editor.
  • The UK’s leading arts management magazine, tweeting news, features and more.
  • Time Out’s theatre editor.
  • Carrie Dunn is an academic and journalist writing about theatre and lots of other things.
  • Charlotte Higgins, chief arts writer at The Guardian.
  • Theatre and comedy critic at The Telegraph.
  • Theatre critic for the Evening Standard.
  • Arts stories from the Financial Times.
  • Culture news, reviews and multimedia from the Guardian in a world of broadsheet cultural ignorance.
  • Its what Lyn Gardner and Michael Billington say, but on Twitter. You should read it. It should be your bible.
  • Theatre critic for The Evening Standard.
  • Ian Shuttleworth is a theatre critic for the Financial Times and editor of Theatre Record.
  • The Evening Standard’s chief arts correspondent.
  • Guardian theatre critic and columnist. Has added her voice to the support of some great young companies including Belt Up and Dumbshow.
  • Journalist writing about Scottish theatre.
  • Freelance writer and critic, writing for The Guardian, The Stage, Time Out and plenty more.
  • Andrzej Lukowski is a journalist who writes about theatre and music for publications including Time Out.
  • Journalist and editor, formerly of The Guardian.
  • Does what it says on the tin: The theatre section of New York’s Paper of record. Great for features on productions, people and for news.
  • Scott Matthewman is online editor and digital project manager at The Stage.
  • As well as links to Mark Shenton’s daily blog entry for The Stage you also get the musings of the man himself. Always insightful and never far away from the world of the stage.
  • Alistair Smith is deputy editor at The Stage.
  • Freelance journalist and The Stage’s education editor, tweeting about training and theatre for children and young people.
  • Theatre news from The Telegraph newspaper. Critics Charles Spencer, Mark Monahan, Sarah Crompton and Dominic Cavendish.
  • Daily arts coverage from this online publication.
  • Tweets from the high-brow online theatre magazine.
  • Arts news, features, interviews and reviews from the arts pages of The Independent.
  • Deputy editor and Off-West End editor at
  • Nearly always first with big news in the UK theatre and entertainment space. News, blogs, jobs and features which hits the news stands on Thursdays.
  • News, recommendations and opinion from what is still London’s top listings magazine.