Anders Lustgarten

Review: The Seven Acts of Mercy (Swan Theatre)
Anders Lustgarten's new play follows a retired dock worker and his grandson, and plays over a period of 400 years
Let's Talk About Sets: Tom Piper on The Seven Acts of Mercy
By Tom Piper
The designer of the RSC's production of Anders Lustgarten's new play explains how the set jumps from the 16th century to modern-day Liverpool
Casting announced for RSC's The Seven Acts of Mercy
Anders Lustgarten's new play will open at the Swan Theatre in December
Top 5 theatre openings: 5 - 11 September
The world premiere of a play based on a book by Ryszard Kapuściński and some Edinburgh Fringe successes all start this week
The Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie (Arcola Theatre)
Modern Chinese history is explored in Anders Lustgarten's epic new drama
HighTide's 10th anniversary programme is announced
The Suffolk-based festival features four world premieres
Simon Russell Beale to feature in new RSC season
The RSC's winter 2016 season has been announced
Matt Trueman: British theatre has lost none of its heat
Matt Trueman disagrees with Telegraph critic Dominic Cavendish that British theatre isn't addressing the pressing issues of today
Matt Trueman: do playwriting competitions sacrifice process for the sake of results?
With the Bruntwood Prize announced tomorrow, Matt Trueman asks how beneficial playwriting compeitions really are
The Magna Carta Plays (Salisbury Playhouse)
Four short plays by four international playwrights respond to the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta