Interviews

Dafydd Rogers and David Pugh: 'Premium price seats are just plain greed'
As they announce a West End run for The Girls, producers Dafydd Rogers and David Pugh explain why they aren't selling premium price tickets
Nathaniel Martello-White: 'If the writing is good enough, all you need are actors and the space'
The star of upcoming TV series Guerrilla on the inspiration behind his new Royal Court play Torn
5 minutes with: Julie Legrand - 'I went from walk-on to leading part in two months'
As The Rivals opens at Bristol Old Vic this week, we talk to Julie Legrand about Wicked, starting out at the National and playing Mrs Malaprop
Steve Atkinson: HighTide started on a wave of changes in new writing
As HighTide Festival turns ten, we talk to artistic director Steve Atkinson on what has made the new writing event such a success
5 minutes with: Ben Batt - 'If I hadn't broken my leg, I may not have become an actor'
We chat to the Shameless actor who will be playing Stanley in Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire opposite Maxine Peake at Royal Exchange, Manchester
James Brining: 'We don't want to appeal to only theatregoers'
The artistic director of West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds talks about being a local, the upcoming Strictly Ballroom and how important it is to have Yorkshire stories onstage
Sam Bompas: You'll be hard-pushed to avoid worms at Dinner at the Twits
One half of madcap experimental food artists Bompas & Parr explains what we can expect from dining out at their upcoming theatre adventure with Les Enfants Terrible
5 minutes with: Alan Burkitt - 'I'd always dreamed of dancing in Fred Astaire's footsteps'
The Top Hat star talks about his big break in theatre, and the new production of Kiss Me Kate at Wales Millennium Centre
Fringe Focus: Foiled, Team Viking and more
Hear more about four shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Cherry Jones: 'I'm in heaven, I don't ever want to leave the UK'
Following her run in John Tiffany's production of The Glass Menagerie as part of the Edinburgh International Festival, American actress Cherry Jones talks to us about working with the director, why she admires British actors, and visiting the country as a child