Antony Sher

Michael Coveney: Shakespeare's year is heralded by McKellen, Cumberbatch and a new French star
We'll see Ian McKellen's Richard III on film and Benedict Cumberbatch's on the small screen this year, but Thomas Jolly's is the stand out performance
Regional Theatre Focus - famous faces at Sheffield Theatres
The likes of Dominic West and Joanna Lumley have all appeared at the theatres over the years
RSC casts female Cymbeline
By Editorial Staff
Casting has been announced for the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2016 shows Cymbeline and King Lear
Simon Russell Beale to feature in new RSC season
The RSC's winter 2016 season has been announced
Michael Coveney: Do Shakespeare marathons echo box set binges?
The current raft of epic history cycles continues a rich theatrical tradition
Death of a Salesman (Noel Coward Theatre)
Gregory Doran's 'quietly epic' RSC revival transfers to the West End
Read an exclusive extract from Antony Sher's Year of the Fat Knight
By Antony Sher
In this diary entry from 30 December 2013, Sher describes his first day of rehearsals as Falstaff - see below for details of an exclusive offer on the book
24 theatre openings this month that should be on your radar
We take a look at some of the openings around the UK in May
Matt Trueman: The mysteries of great acting
'What exactly is great acting? It's a question we hardly ever ask - and that's problematic'
RSC's Death of a Salesman transfers to West End
Gregory Doran's production will follow Shakespeare in Love into the Noel Coward Theatre