David Hare

Holly Williams: Should we still favour writers over companies?
After experimental theatre company Forced Entertainment received the prestigious International Ibsen Award on the weekend, Holly Williams reflects on why there's still a bias towards the literary in the UK
Sarah Crompton: Meet the most famous actress you've never heard of
US actor Cherry Jones is a Broadway legend, but has never appeared on the British stage before. Sarah Crompton explains why she can't wait for the actress UK debut at the Edinburgh International Festival
Mark Strong and Hope Davis to star in new David Hare play
The actors will lead the cast of The Red Barn at the National Theatre
In pictures: Bill Nighy and cast rehearse Stuff Happens
A special one-off reading of the play runs tonight to coincide with the publication of the Chilcot report
Bill Nighy joins the cast of Stuff Happens
The actor will narrate a reading of the play on the day the Chilcot Inquiry is published
David Hare stages rehearsed reading of Stuff Happens at the National
The playwright will direct a reading of his play on the day the Chilcot Inquiry report is published
A View From Islington North (Arts Theatre)
Out of Joint present an evening of short plays by the likes of Caryl Churchill, David Hare and Mark Ravenhill
Lawrence After Arabia (Hampstead Theatre)
Howard Brenton's new play tells of a TE Lawrence running from celebrity
Casting announced for A View From Islington North
Sarah Alexander, Bruce Alexander and Ann Mitchell will star in the selection of satirical pieces
Matt Trueman: How do we measure risk?
Matt Trueman looks at how risk in theatre is always relative