Guest Blog: Staging superheroes at the Edinburgh Fringe
By Joseph Mercier
Joseph Mercier of PanicLab reveals the inspiration behind their new show
Michael Coveney: Old actors bloom as Helen Mirren and Ken Cranham prove 70 is the new 40
From Redgrave's Beatrice to Jacobi's Mercutio, are we experiencing a golden age for older actors?
Matt Trueman: What if Cumberbatch wasn't doing Hamlet?
There are only 30 days until Hamlet opens at the Barbican
Our highlights from Latitude Festival 2015
The tenth anniversary in Suffolk did not disappoint
Matt Trueman: There's no such thing as regional theatre
'When we talk of regional theatre, we really mean local theatre'
Michael Coveney: Comedians playing it straight on stage
Stephen Merchant is the latest high profile comic to tread the boards
Matt Trueman: It's not just bad work that puts audiences off
Many factors can potentially alienate theatregoers
Michael Coveney: Festival fever in Manchester and the National Theatre
Festival season provides an opportunity to experience a multitude of artforms
Matt Trueman: What on earth is Rufus Norris thinking?
Following recent speculation about a National Theatre/Disney co-production of Pinocchio, Matt Trueman asks 'is this a legitimate use of public money?'