Hamlet

Further cast announced for Hamlet starring Benedict Cumberbatch
Ciaran Hinds, Anastasia Hille and Sian Brooke will all appear in the production
Matt Trueman: Is it time to rethink theatre on screen?
We need to work out the rules, rather than 'plonking cameras around an auditorium and pressing record'
Branagh confirms Scorsese Macbeth film
By Editorial Staff
The actor is teaming up with the Hollywood legend on a big screen version of his 2013 production
Winners announced of Manchester Theatre Awards
By Editorial Staff
Clare Foster and Antony Sher were among those honoured on Friday
5 ways modern tech would have helped Shakespearean characters
We take a look at several occasions whereby advances in modern technology would have lent a hand to Hamlet and Co.
Matt Trueman: Choosing what to review is a critical decision
'Critics should represent the spectrum of theatre being made as fully as possible'
Benedict Cumberbatch Hamlet to be screened globally through NT Live
The production at the Barbican Theatre will be beamed to more than 40 countries in October
Mixed bag for Maxine Peake-led How to Hold Your Breath
By Editorial Staff
Zinnie Harris's 'Brechtian fable' at the Royal Court is praised for its 'epic ambition' but labelled a 'bumpy ride'
Royal Exchange's Sarah Frankcom: 'A good play doesn't leave you alone'
The director talks judging the Bruntwood Prize, filming Hamlet and staging a new play on Manchester's scuttler gangs
Young Vic and Park triumph at Stage Awards
By Editorial Staff
Other winners included producer Sonia Friedman and Liverpool's reopened Everyman theatre