Alan Bennett

Michael Coveney: National unveils Dorfman as RSC channels Downton Abbey
By Michael Coveney · 16 Oct 2014

'What's happened over recent years at the Royal Court, the Birmingham Rep, Chichester and now the National has been spectacular'

Michael Coveney: Censorship scare gets serious as Mamet becomes a Lindsay-fest
By Michael Coveney · 2 Oct 2014

'Lohan has already been gleefully pre-judged in some quarters'

Single Spies (Rose Theatre, Kingston)
By Michael Coveney · 1 Oct 2014

Alan Bennett's espionage double bill An Englishman Abroad and A Question of Attribution is revived starring Alexander Hanson and Michael Pennington

Alexander Hanson: 'If you do too many musicals, that's all you can do'
By Theo Bosanquet · 25 Sep 2014

The actor has swapped the West End stage for the Rose Theatre, Kingston, where he stars in a revival of Alan Bennett's double-bill Single Spies

Bennett's History Boys returns for 2015 tour with 200 tickets free
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Sep 2014

The production is presented by Sell a Door and supported by English Touring Theatre

Dawn French: Thirty Million Minutes (Tour - Blackpool)
By Sandra Mangan · 4 Sep 2014

More monologue than stand up, Sandra Mangan is impressed by Dawn French's exploration of Thirty Million Minutes.

Robert Powell returns to Poirot role in Murder on Air
By Glenn Meads · 1 Sep 2014

Salfordian actor is set to play Agatha Christie's Belgian detective, following his recent turn as the character in Black Coffee.

West Yorkshire Playhouse announces new season
By Ron Simpson · 18 Jul 2014

Autumn/Winter in Leeds promises a mix of challenging new work and family favourites

Kafka's Dick 'finds Bennett at the top of his wickedly funny game'
By Kris Hallett · 17 Jul 2014

Strong reviews for Alan Bennett's 1986 play Kafka's Dick as part of Bath's Summer Season.

Kafka's Dick (Bath Theatre Royal)
By John Campbell · 16 Jul 2014

Kafka's Dick proves a highly entertaining evening at Bath Theatre Royal