Alan Bennett

Mark Gatiss and Sweet Charity in Adam Penford's first season at Nottingham
Adam Penford's first season as artistic director has been announced
Review: The Lady in the Van (Theatre Royal Bath)
Alan Bennett's classic is revived to conclude Jonathan Church's first season at the theatre
Review: Forty Years On (Chichester Festival Theatre)
Richard Wilson stars in Daniel Evans' production of Alan Bennett's play
Jonathan Church announces inaugural summer season at Theatre Royal Bath
Henry Goodman and David Haig will star in new plays as part of the line-up
Full casting announced for Caroline, or Change
Chichester has also announced cast joining Richard Wilson in Forty Years On
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
Kate Tempest and Alan Bennett to feature in BBC Two's new arts programming
The channel will dedicate Saturday nights to music, theatre, performance and cinema this autumn
Michael Coveney: Maggie Smith has given us so much that was worth writing about
The actress accepted the Critics' Circle Award in London this week
Michael Coveney: Laughter is the great purgative in theatre
Ahead of the opening of The Painkiller this evening, Michael Coveney expounds the joy of farce