Barbican

Cardboard Citizens to stage new play inspired by Cathy Come Home
Fifty years since Ken Loach's film, the theatre company are taking a new production on tour to theatres, prisons and hostels
Phaedra(s) (Barbican)
Isabelle Huppert stars in this piece from Odéon-Théâtre de L'Europe
The Forbidden Zone (Barbican Theatre)
Katie Mitchell's production for the Schaübuhne Berlin is an unsettling look at the legacy of war
Michael Billington: 'The West End is constructed to defy critics'
The theatre critic has said that critics are often superfluous to requirements for big West End shows
Barbican announces new season
Highlights include Jude Law returning to the stage and three dance premieres
Jude Law returns to the stage with Ivo van Hove
The actor will star in a piece directed by Ivo van Hove in 2017
Kings of War (Barbican)
Ivo Van Hove returns to the Barbican with this modern take on Shakespeare's Henry V, Henry VI and Richard III
Best of BE Festival (Barbican)
The three favourite shows from last year's festival are a refreshingly playful glimpse of what you can expect in Birmingham in June
RSC's Doctor Faustus, The Alchemist and more arrive in London
The RSC have announced their new season of shows transferring to the Barbican this year
Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare (Pit, Barbican)
Forced Entertainment presents the Complete Works like you've never seen it before