Barbican Centre

Mixed bag for Cumberbatch's heavily-hyped Hamlet
Lyndsey Turner's radical production didn't sit well with all the critics, though its star was more roundly praised
Famous Hamlets through the ages
These guys (and girls) made headlines as the Dane way before a certain Mr Cumberbatch
First look at Benedict Cumberbatch and cast in Hamlet
Production images from the sold-out show have been released
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