Features

The week in pictures: 22 - 28 April
Charlie Stemp hits Broadway, LMM meets ALW, and Ian McKellen surprises Judi Dench in this week's pics
Ian McKellen, Alan Rickman, Zoƫ Wanamaker and more on Shakespeare roles
By Editorial Staff
Five leading actors give insights into how they approached Shakespearean roles
5 times theatre got sex right
By Amber Massie-Blomfield
As their festival of sex kicks off, Camden People's Theatre's executive director Amber Massie-Blomfield considers her favourite sexual representations on stage
Top 5 theatre openings: 24 - 30 April
A new musical about the invention of Braille, Jude Law returns to the London stage and Emma Rice's final season at the Globe gets under way
The best plays to see before the general election
Take a break from the campaign trail to see one of these political shows
Your favourite Shakespeare lovers revealed
By Editorial Staff
Who did you choose as your favourite couple?
7 productions of Shakespeare plays not to miss
By Editorial Staff
Get a dose of Shakespeare's otherworldly talents and head to one of the man's excellent plays
What's in my dressing room? - Liverpool Everyman Rep Company
The newly formed rep company show us around their dressing room at the Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse
11 of the funniest Shakespearean insults
By Sh*t-faced Shakespeare
To celebrate the Bard's birthday, we enlisted the help of Sh*t-faced Shakespeare to put together some of their favourite Shakespearean burns
Let's Talk About Sets: Becky Minto on Mark Murphy's V-TOL's Out of this World
By Becky Minto
The co-designer of Mark Murphy's latest show, which is about to embark on a UK tour, talks us through her work on this intricate production