Hamlet

From Ben Whishaw to Andrew Scott, each Hamlet becomes part of how we view the world
Ahead of Andrew Scott's turn as Hamlet, Sarah Crompton looks back at some of the actors who have taken on the role
Under 25s offered chance to see Andrew Scott in Hamlet for free
Five performances will be staged exclusively for young people
Theatre is the worst place for a first date
As Valentine's Day approaches, Sarah Crompton warns new couples that a trip to the theatre may not be the most romantic of evenings
Review: Hamlet (Trafalagar Studios)
Flute Theatre Company's adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy comes to Trafalgar Studios 2 in a co-production with English Touring Theatre
Harriet Walter: I worried playing Shakespeare's male roles would be a vanity exercise
By Harriet Walter
As she opens in The Tempest as part of the Donmar Warehouse's all-female Shakespeare trilogy, we share an exclusive extract of Harriet Walter's new book on playing the Bard's great male roles
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 Schaub├╝hne Berlin