Interviews

Daytona's Maureen Lipman: 'This is unquestionably the best role I've ever had'

The much-loved actress discusses ballroom dancing, roles for older women and how it feels to have the biggest dressing room

Curious Incident's Graham Butler: 'I've realised how much of a collaboration it is'

The 28-year-old actor had never seen multi award-winning show The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time when he landed the lead role of Christopher Boone

Kristin Chenoweth on her return to the London stage

In an interview with our sister site Theatermania, the Wicked actress discusses her Royal Albert Hall gig, a Pushing Daisies musical, and the Japanese version of "Popular"

Yaël Farber on directing The Crucible: 'It's only in the darkest stories that you see glimmers of heroism'

The South African who reinvented Miss Julie to stunning effect has turned her attention to Arthur Miller's modern classic about the Salem witch trials, which opens at the Old Vic this week

RSC's Erica Whyman: 'We could be much more rebellious'

The deputy artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company talks feminism, Midsummer Mischief and the importance of political theatre at the RSC

Alex Lawther: 'I was doing my A Levels and leading a West End show'
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Actor Alex Lawther, 19, who was nominated for a WhatsOnStage Award for South Downs, tells us about his latest play The Glass Supper, which premieres at Hampstead Theatre this week

Forbidden Broadway's Damian Humbley: 'The hardest thing is trying to keep a straight face'

Damian Humbley is returning to the Menier Chocolate Factory to star in musical theatre parody show Forbidden Broadway alongside Sophie-Louise Dann, Ben Lewis and Anna-Jane Casey

Royal Opera's John Fulljames on Quartett: 'This is an immersive, visceral experience'

John Fulljames discusses The Royal Opera's forthcoming staging of Quartett

Edward Hall on marking the Miners' Strike and the secret of his Hampstead success

In his fifth year as artistic director at Hampstead Theatre, Edward Hall is marking the 30th anniversary of an event that irrevocably changed modern Britain

Director Maria Aberg: 'We have a responsibility to consider gender-blind casting'

The Hotel director is returning to the RSC to helm a radical reinterpretation of John Webster's The White Devil