Tayo Aluko, curator of the Paul Robeson Art is a Weapon Festival at the Tristan Bates Theatre, which runs until 26 October, is also starring in Call Mr Robeson. Here he tells us about why Robseson's legacy is so important today.
The Central School of Speech and Drama has acquired 'Royal' status
Rumours regarding the next artistic director of the National Theatre have reached fever pitch
Michael Coveney attends the launch of Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical based on the Profumo Affair
Michael Coveney reports on the Critics' Circle's centenary conference
Our chief critic celebrates the current resurgence of Brecht productions
Two founding artistic directors - Sam Walters at the Orange Tree and Stephen Unwin at ETT - are about to step down
Muse of Fire, a new documentary from actors and regular WhatsOnStage bloggers Dan Poole (Jerusalem) and Giles Terera (The Book of Mormon), premieres at the Raindance film festival this week