Barbican Theatre

Josette Simon: 'I don't like labels: you're not a TV actor or a theatre actor'
As she opens in the RSC's production of Antony and Cleopatra in London, Josette Simon explains how she came to acting and why Cleopatra is undefinable
Roller derby drama: recreating the risk of contact sport onstage
By Nat Tarrab
Nat Tarrab of Mars.tarrab explains the designs behind the company's Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award-winning show, which opens at the Barbican next week
16 ways to get cheap theatre tickets if you're under 26
We take a look at some of the schemes out there to help you save money on your theatregoing
Review: After the Rehearsal/Persona (Barbican)
Ivo van Hove's company Toneelgroep complete its residency at the Barbican with these Ingmar Bergman adaptations
Review: Woyzeck in Winter (Barbican)
The Büchner and Schubert mash up is a collaboration between Landmark Productions and the Galway International Festival
Tom Hiddleston: his five best theatre roles
As he prepares to debut his Hamlet, we look back at some of our favourite Hiddleston stage moments
Dance Umbrella announces 2017 programme
London's international dance festival takes place in October
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 29 August - 4 September
A Harry Potter star returns to the stage and Kenneth Branagh stars as a failing music-hall performer
Forced Entertainment win International Ibsen Award
The prestigious prize is given by the Norwegian government
Hamlet (Barbican) - 'Benedict Cumberbatch rings the changes'
Cumberbatch's much-hyped performance as the Dane does not disappoint