5 Minutes With

5 minutes with: Phill Jupitus - 'I've always wanted to play Nathan Detroit'
By Emily Cole & Daisy Bowie-Sell
We caught up with Phill Jupitus to chat about his accidental route into theatre from stand-up comedy and the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang UK tour
5 minutes with: Owen Sheers: 'I wanted my legacy to be onstage'
Writer and poet Owen Sheers talks about his lyrical drama Pink Mist and being made the first artist in residence for the Welsh Rugby Union
5 minutes with: William Postlethwaite: 'The Mother is like a kaleidoscope of pain'
We spent five minutes with William Postlethwaite to chat about his route into the industry, working with Gina McKee and Florian Zeller's 'great piece' of writing, The Mother
5 minutes with: Milly Thomas: 'My gender hasn't yet made me feel like I'm getting a raw deal'
Milly Thomas chats to us about her direction as an actor/playwright, her new play Clickbait and why she doesn't consider her gender to impact her position in the industry
5 minutes with: Ashley Zhangazha - 'Daniel Evans is one of the best directors around'
Following his Ian Charleson award for Macbeth at the Sheffield Crucible, Zhangazha returns to the northern stage in Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun
5 Minutes with: Charlotte Gwinner: 'I feel like I've been tutored by Samuel Beckett'
Director Charlotte Gwinner talks about her upcoming production of Waiting for Godot at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre
5 minutes with Daisy Haggard: You For Me For You is extraordinary
We caught up with Episodes star Daisy Haggard who discusses fulfilling her dream to work at the Royal Court and new production You For Me For You
5 minutes with: Lydia Leonard - 'I wasn't dying to do another play, but then I read Little Eyolf'
Following her Tony Award nomination for Wolf Hall on Broadway, Leonard returns to the London stage in Ibsen's Little Eyolf
5 minutes with: Ellie Nunn - 'You can have one great job then months of watching Gossip Girl'
The daughter of Trevor Nunn and Imogen Stubbs is currently starring in Desperate Measures. She discusses growing up around actors and her current role at the Jermyn Street Theatre
5 minutes with: Alex Hassell
The RSC actor discusses the less-than-conventional early stages of his career as well as his current role as Henry V at the Barbican