Interviews

Andrei Bondarenko, Glyndebourne's Eugene Onegin: 'I don't expect to be an overnight celebrity'
By Mark Valencia · 1 May 2014

The fast-rising baritone will lend youthful appeal to Pushkin's man-about-town as Tchaikovsky's most popular opera hits the Downs

Ben Richards: Rock of Ages more suited to regional audiences than to London
By Glenn Meads · 30 Apr 2014

We talk to Ben Richards, whose credits include Oliver!, 9 to 5 and Priscilla Queen of the Desert, as he prepares to play Stacee Jaxx in the musical Rock Of Ages on tour

Dennis Kelly: 'If I had my way there'd be no writing courses at all'
By Rosie Bannister · 29 Apr 2014

We talk to the playwright, whose credits include Matilda, Taking Care of Baby and The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas, about the revival of his first play Debris at Southwark Playhouse and his (strong) feelings on writer training

Brief Encounter with... Happy Days Producer Amy Anzel
By Glenn Meads · 28 Apr 2014

Producer Amy Anzel fought to get the show Happy Days on tour using crowdfunding. Here she talks about the appeal of the 1950s, her love of audience reactions to the production and possible West End plans.

Video: Game of Thrones star Hannah Murray chats about Martine
By Ben Hewis · 24 Apr 2014

We caught up with Skins and Game of Thrones star Hannah Murray to discuss her latest project currently playing at the Finborough Theatre

Bryony Lavery on The Believers, Frantic Assembly and Treasure Island
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 Apr 2014

The Frozen playwright discusses the inspiration behind her latest play that opens at the Tricycle Theatre this Friday

20 Questions: The Roaring Girl's Lisa Dillon - 'Don't be creative, be curious'
By Editorial Staff · 15 Apr 2014

Lisa Dillon has returned to the RSC to star in a rare revival of Dekker and Middleton's 'rebellious comedy' The Roaring Girl

Moira Buffini: 'I set out to be fair to Margaret Thatcher'
By Theo Bosanquet · 11 Apr 2014

Moira Buffini discusses Handbagged's long journey to the West End, and why she's writing about nuclear power for the National Theatre

Video: Mark Strong chats about A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic
By Ben Hewis · 10 Apr 2014

WhatsOnStage editor Theo Bosanquet caught up with the actor to discuss his return to the stage in Arthur Miller's classic play

20 Questions: Composer Craig Adams - 'I don't think Stephen Ward was the right approach for that story'
By Ben Hewis · 8 Apr 2014

WhatsOnStage Award nominee Craig Adams (LIFT, Therese Raquin) answers our questions