Helen Mirren

Michael Coveney: Old actors bloom as Helen Mirren and Ken Cranham prove 70 is the new 40
From Redgrave's Beatrice to Jacobi's Mercutio, are we experiencing a golden age for older actors?
Three Days in the Country (National Theatre, Lyttelton)
Mark Gatiss and John Simm star in Patrick Marber's adaptation of Turgenev's A Month in the Country
5 firsts at the 2015 Tony Awards
By Editorial Staff
It was a good evening for women writers, British stalwarts and Kelli O'Hara
Helen Mirren and Curious Incident triumph at Tony Awards
It was a good night for the Brits at the 69th Tony Awards in New York
23 films for theatre fans on Netflix
You've finished Breaking Bad and there's still two weeks to go until Orange is the New Black season three airs, do not fear, fill your evenings with these stagey films
Curious Incident and Hamilton win big at Drama Desk Awards
By Editorial Staff
The winners were announced in New York last night
Michael Coveney: Does The Vote, London Road and NT Live spell death to theatre?
'There's so much overlap now between screen and stage that we must guard ever more vigilantly to maintain the distinction between them'
British theatre stars celebrate 2015 Drama Desk nominations
Helen Mirren, Ben Miles and more were on hand to meet the press and receive their certificates
David Cameron reacts to 'walk on part' in The Audience
By Editorial Staff
The Prime Minister has revealed his thoughts on his portrayal in Peter Morgan's play
The Audience (Apollo Theatre)
Kristin Scott Thomas takes the crown in this revival of Peter Morgan's award-winning play