'Critics should represent the spectrum of theatre being made as fully as possible'
The production at the Barbican Theatre will be beamed to more than 40 countries in October
Zinnie Harris's 'Brechtian fable' at the Royal Court is praised for its 'epic ambition' but labelled a 'bumpy ride'
The director talks judging the Bruntwood Prize, filming Hamlet and staging a new play on Manchester's scuttler gangs
Other winners included producer Sonia Friedman and Liverpool's reopened Everyman theatre
The annual film awards announced shortlists this morning
The 2015 season, titled Justice and Mercy, features a major staging of King John timed to coincide with the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta
Northern Ballet return to Manchester with their rags to riches adaptation of the classic fairytale.