Helen McCrory

Sarah Crompton: John Osborne and Terence Rattigan are more similar than you think
After seeing The Deep Blue Sea and The Entertainer, Sarah Crompton reflects on the playwrights' differences and similarities
The Deep Blue Sea (National Theatre)
Helen McCrory leads the cast of Carrie Cracknell's 'essential' production
5 minutes with: Helen McCrory - 'We've become too reverent with Rattigan'
The Deep Blue Sea actress discusses working with director Carrie Cracknell again and why they are taking an 'unusual' stance to Rattigan's work
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 6 - 12 June
Michael Crawford and Joseph Fiennes return to the stage in this week's major openings
Matt Trueman: Rufus Norris has had an extraordinary first year
Following the National Theatre's new season announcement, Matt Trueman reflects on Rufus Norris's first year as boss of the National Theatre
Michael Coveney and Matt Trueman on Hytner's National - 'a golden era'
Our critics assess Nicholas Hytner's 12-year tenure as he marks his final day as artistic director of the National Theatre
Michael Coveney: Critical awards and lasting legacies
Reflections on this year's Critics' Circle Awards, and some great critics of the past
Mark Strong and Helen McCrory win at Critics' Circle Awards
This year's critics' picks also included Gypsy and King Charles III
Olivia Poulet stars in How I Learned to Drive at Southwark Playhouse
The production marks the Pulitzer Prize-winning play's first London revival