Es Devlin

Why don't more visual artists design for theatre?
Matt Trueman looks at why the art world and theatre world don't collide more often
Kate Fleetwood to star in National Theatre's Ugly Lies the Bone
New dates have also been announced for several shows in the National's winter season
Faith Healer (Donmar Warehouse)
Lyndsey Turner helms this revival of the late Brian Friel's 1979 play
Es Devlin: 'We were judged as failures for Hamlet'
The set designer of Hamlet spoke out at the WhatsOnStage Awards about the hostile early reaction from critics
Winner of the 2015 Linbury Prize for Stage Design announced
The prize creates an opportunity for theatre design graduates to work with professional theatre companies
Linda (Royal Court)
Olivier award-winner Noma Dumezweni takes the title role in Penelope Skinner's new play
Matt Trueman: Is it time for theatre to return to a spirit of excess?
There's a trend for pared back, greyscale theatre, but Matt Trueman asks if it's the best way forward
Mixed bag for Cumberbatch's heavily-hyped Hamlet
Lyndsey Turner's radical production didn't sit well with all the critics, though its star was more roundly praised
Hamlet (Barbican) - 'Benedict Cumberbatch rings the changes'
Cumberbatch's much-hyped performance as the Dane does not disappoint