Ben Power

Helen McCory masters Medea at the National
By Rebecca Donn · 23 Jul 2014

The show opened at the Olivier in the National Theatre to a warm reception

Medea (NT Olivier)
By Michael Coveney · 22 Jul 2014

Helen McCrory gives a powerful performance in the title role of Carrie Cracknell's production

Theatre Highlights of the Week: Medea, The Nether and Shakespeare in Love
By Ben Hewis · 21 Jul 2014

Several major openings and closings this week

Show Pics: Helen McCrory in National Theatre's Medea
By Rosie Bannister · 17 Jul 2014

Production images have been released for Ben Power's new version of Euripedes' Medea starring Helen McCrory in the title role

Michael Coveney: Tiger comes for Tea and Elephantom balloons ahead of Kids Week
By Michael Coveney · 10 Jul 2014

Children's theatre in the West End is booming (and ballooning)

Meera Syal stars in NT's Beautiful Forevers; Here Lies Love confirmed for Dorfman
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 Jul 2014

The National has announced further details of its 2014/15 programme

Goldfrapp duo write music for Medea at National
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 May 2014

Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory are making their first foray into theatre

Ben Power talks dramaturgy, rebranding The Shed and rethinking Medea
By Catherine Love · 13 May 2014

The man considered the National Theatre's secret weapon is witnessing some radical changes at the institution in terms of architecture, leadership and programming

Catherine Love: Limited Editions, limitless possibilities
By Catherine Love · 23 Sep 2013

Showcases like Limited Editions at the National Theatre provide a unique platform for theatre-makers, but could they also offer an exciting opportunity for audiences?