David Oakes

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