Interviews

Jamie Barton, singer of the world
The great American mezzo can be seen in Nabucco and Rusalka as part of The Met Live in HD
5 minutes with: Dakota Blue Richards - 'The Golden Compass could have been damaging'
The actress on her upcoming turn in Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw, the Curve and why she didn't plan on being an actor
5 minutes with: Jon Robyns - 'My Robbie won't be like Adam Sandler's in The Wedding Singer '
As part of this month's Regional Theatre Focus in Leicester, we talk to musical theatre star Jon Robyns about his upcoming role in The Wedding Singer
5 minutes with: Kate Prince - 'ZooNation is contemporary dance, but we don't look like Rambert'
The artistic director of ZooNation on returning to her show The Mad Hatter's Tea Party and why it is difficult to define her company
Fisayo Akinade: 'Judi Dench made me feel her palms'
The Cucumber actor on a couple of phenomenal years and why Judi Dench asked him to feel her palms
5 minutes with: Simon Callow - 'I went from selling tickets for Biggins to performing panto with him'
Currently starring in his one-man production of A Christmas Carol at the Arts Theatre, we talk to the actor about Dickens, the challenges of performing alone and his memorable Christmas shows
Sinead Matthews: 'Ivo van Hove thinks we're all bonkers'
The actress, currently starring in Ivo van Hove's Hedda Gabler opposite Ruth Wilson, on working with the Belgian director, Simon McBurney and mice at the National Theatre
5 minutes with: Lee Mead - 'My fans send me cake'
The musical theatre star on his role in the West End's first pantomime in nearly 30 years, his turn in Casualty, Any Dream Will Do and his massive fanbase
Anna-Jane Casey: 'Annie Oakley was the Lady Gaga of her time'
The musical theatre legend talks Sheffield, Donald Trump and still getting nervous after 30 years in theatre
5 minutes with: Rudi Dharmalingam - 'We are rehearsing two versions of Mary Stuart'
The actor talks about working with Robert Icke on the lead-role-swapping Mary Stuart and his beginnings in The History Boys