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Matt Trueman: Why do young actors plump for small spaces?
Though Kit Harington is about to open on the West End, our bigger stages are mostly led by older actors: Kenneth Branagh, Ralph Fiennes, Timothy Spall, says Matt Trueman
Sarah Crompton and Holly Williams join WhatsOnStage
The two writers will join Matt Trueman on the reviewing team following the departure of Michael Coveney
Another World: Losing Our Children to Islamic State (Temporary Theatre, National Theatre)
Gillian Slovo's play is created from verbatim interviews with people affected by Islamic State
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 18-24 April
Mischief Theatre's return and an all-Welsh Cyrano de Bergerac feature in this week's top openings
The House of In Between (Theatre Royal, Stratford East)
Worthwhile and well staged Indian drama let down by a flat script
The week in pictures: 8-15 April
Richard E. Grant, Billy Elliot and Emmanuel Kojo make this week's picks
What's in my dressing room? - Oliver Tompsett
Find out which items Guys and Dolls star Oliver Tompsett can't live without
Deathwatch (Print Room at the Coronet)
Jean Genet's first play receives its first major revival in nearly thirty years