Hamlet

Mark Norfolk: It took three years to create all-black Hamlet
By Mark Norfolk
The writer of Britain's first production of Hamlet with an all-black cast and creative team talks about 'serving Shakespeare's text as much as possible', and working with director Jeffery Kissoon
Jessica Brown Findlay joins the cast of Almeida's Hamlet
The Downton Abbey actor will star alongside Andrew Scott
Edinburgh review: Hamlet in Bed (Pleasance Courtyard)
Annette O'Toole stars in this problematic study on aspects of Hamlet
Test your theatre knowledge: Benedict Cumberbatch
Find out how much you know about the man who turns 40 on Tuesday
Ophelias Zimmer (Royal Court)
Katie Mitchell, Chloe Lamford and Alice Birch examine the cultural portrayal of Hamlet's Ophelia in this collaboration with Schaubühne Berlin
Your favourite Shakespeare speeches
Find out which Shakespeare speech you voted as your favourite
Andrew Scott to play Hamlet in new Almeida Theatre season
The new season for the north London theatre has been announced
Hamlet (Royal Shakespeare Theatre)
The RSC's new Hamlet is an an unruly, firecracker presence
Paapa Essiedu: 'I'll probably be crying in the wings'
The RSC's latest Hamlet talks understudies, nerves and what being the latest Danish prince means to him
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 21 - 27 March
Paapa Essiedu takes on Hamlet and Denise Gough brings her critically acclaimed performance to the West End in this week's top picks