Let's talk about sets: Tom Pye on Young Chekhov
By Tom Pye
The designer tells us about the challenges of designing a Chekhovian trilogy
Hamlet (Barbican) - 'Benedict Cumberbatch rings the changes'
Cumberbatch's much-hyped performance as the Dane does not disappoint
Michael Coveney: Cumberbatch takes arms against a sea of troubles
The hype over Hamlet has reached fever pitch
Cumberbatch Hamlet makes headlines again over 'To be or not to be'
Director Lyndsey Turner has reportedly reversed a decision to open with the famous speech
See the Royal Shakespeare Company's residency at the Barbican
By Editorial Staff
There will be four complete cycles of performances of King and Country, bookable as a four-play season package
Michael Coveney: Cumberbatch gets camera shy, searching for Sylvie
'Even in this festival cocoon, the talk is of Bendy's Hamlet and the absurd goings-on at the Barbican'