Theatre highlights of the week: Bakersfield Mist opens and We Will Rock You closes
By Ben Hewis
Sad times in the West End this week as one of the long runners takes its final bow
Michael Coveney: Actors speak up on stage and page, Gielgud biographer snaps back
Actors themselves usually provide the greatest insights on their own performances
Clive Wood stars opposite Eve Best in Globe's Antony and Cleopatra
Full casting has been announced for Jonathan Munby's production
Michael Coveney: Is Eve Best as Cleo casting aspersions on celebrity casting?
Eve Best has been cast as Cleopatra in the Globe's upcoming production© Dan Wooller for WhatsOnStage "I can't wait to be out of the spotlight," moaned Sally Bercow, wife of the Spe
Cast: Eve Best is Globe's Cleopatra, Martha Plimpton leads Old Vic's Other Desert Cities
Best will return to the Globe, where previous credits include Much Ado About Nothing, to star in Jonathan Munby's production
Brief Encounter with... Joseph Millson, The Globe's Macbeth
Joseph Millson is coming to the end of his summer playing the title role in Shakespeare's Macbeth at The Globe. Here, he discusses working with Samantha Spiro, the challenges of aeroplanes, and his plans for the future.