Barbican Centre

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

Show Pics: London International Mime Festival
By Editorial Staff

The London International Mime Festival is currently running across the capital, with shows until 1 February

Fiona Shaw stars in UK premiere of The Testament of Mary at Barbican next year

The Barbican centre has announced its 2014 spring/summer season, which includes Fiona Shaw starring in The Testament of Mary and the return of two shows from artistic associate Cheek by Jowl

Gregory Doran announces RSC's Summer 2014 season, Antony Sher plays Falstaff
By Editorial Staff
RSC artistic director Gregory Doran has announced his first full season of programming since taking over the company with executive director Catherine Mallyon