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Two (The Octagon, Bolton)
Jim Cartwright's award-winning play is revived at the Octagon
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 25 - 31 January
From Julie Hesmondhalgh to Ralph Fiennes we take a look at the hottest tickets this week
Ian McKellen launches BFI Shakespeare on Film series
The programme involves a 110 country international tour and onstage interviews with the cast of The Hollow Crown
My Top 5 Showtunes: Joe McElderry
The actor picks the musical numbers he couldn't live without
The Big Fat Shakespeare Quiz
How much do you know about the world's most famous playwright?
Brian Blessed: Shakespeare belongs to the planet
By Brian Blessed
The actor and explorer gives his opinion on the Bard and how he's looking forward to the year's celebrations
Shakespeare 400: calendar of events
By Editorial Staff
The Shakespeare 400 celebrations continue throughout the year. Here's a handy guide of the best shows and events
English Touring Theatre announce first staged Brideshead Revisited
Evelyn Waugh's classic novel has been adapted by Bryony Lavery
BBC announce 2016 Shakespeare Festival
Big names involved in the celebrations include David Tennant, Judi Dench and Benedict Cumberbatch
WWI centenary programme from 14-18 NOW is announced
The likes of Katie Mitchell and National Theatre of Scotland feature in this year's line up