Barbican Centre

Full casting announced for Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet
Rehearsals have begun for Lyndsey Turner's production, which opens at the Barbican in August
Kafka on the Shore (Barbican Centre)
The Ninagawa Company adapts the bestselling novel by Haruki Murakami with mixed results
How to get £10 tickets for Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet
Further availability for the hotly anticipated production has been announced; find out how to get in on the action
Hamlet (Barbican Centre)
Yukio Ninagawa returns to direct the tragedy 40 years after presenting his first Shakespeare
Six Characters in Search of an Author (Barbican Centre)
Paris's Théâtre de la Ville bring Pirandello's classic to the Barbican
Howie the Rookie (Barbican Pit)
By Jane Martin
Tom Vaughan-Lowler makes Mark O'Rowe's play his own
An Enemy of the People (Barbican Theatre)
Thomas Ostermeier's production is poetic and faithful to Ibsen
Benedict Cumberbatch reveals his ideal Ophelia for Barbican Hamlet?
Talking to Yahoo Movies, the Sherlock star suggested who he'd like to play opposite in his much anticipated Hamlet next year
Theatre highlights of the week: Lily Cole opens in Last Days of Troy and Twelve Angry Men closes
Lots of exciting things happening this week as part of LIFT and two West End closures
Barbican takes steps to oust touts from Benedict Cumberbatch Hamlet
The venue is taking extreme measures to ensure customers won't pay an inflated price on tickets, which go on general sale on 11 August