David Oakes

The week in pictures: 30 September - 6 October
Mel Brooks has a dog filter, Venus in Fur prepares to open and Christmas comes to the Old Vic
Natalie Dormer: Venus in Fur is darker and more mischievous than 50 Shades of Grey
We speak to the Game of Thrones actress and David Oakes about Patrick Marber's production, opening this month
Natalie Dormer and David Oakes in rehearsals for Venus in Fur
The Game of Thrones and Victoria actors star in the two-hander in the West End next month
First look: Natalie Dormer and David Oakes in Venus in Fur
The show, directed by Patrick Marber, runs at Theatre Royal Haymarket from 6 October
Natalie Dormer and David Oakes to star in Venus in Fur
The Game of Thrones star will play an actress who turns up unannounced for an audition
Shakespeare in Love (Noel Coward Theatre)
With a new cast, does this production still smell as sweet?
Stars of theatreland attend launch of the 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards
The shortlists have been announced and the voting is open
Shakespeare in Love extends to January 2015
By Editorial Staff
The screen-to-stage adaptation premiered in the West End last month
Further casting including Anna Carteret announced for Shakespeare in Love
As the Bard reaches his 450th birthday, more names for the upcoming stage-to-screen adaptation have been unveiled
Brief Encounter with... David Oakes, the Open Air Theatre's Mr Darcy
David Oakes plays Mr Darcy in the Open Air Theatre's new production of Pride and Prejudice, which opens this week. Here, he tells us about the challenges of portraying such an iconic character, and how he's hoping co-star Jane Asher will bake for him