Henry V

What's in my Dressing Room? - Antic Disposition's Rhys Bevan
Bevan takes us behind the scenes to show us what a dressing room in a cathedral really looks like
Purpose-built theatres are no match for cathedrals
By Ben Horslen and John Risebero
Antic Disposition founders Ben Horslen and John Risebero explain the challenges and rewards of mounting productions in buildings not originally designed for performance
Why aren't more women centre stage?
In a week where a woman failed to become President, Sarah Crompton reflects on the vicious circle of women being overlooked on stage
Robert Hastie announces first season at Sheffield Theatres
The newly appointed artistic director's season features a new musical production and a Shakespeare
Henry V (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre)
Michelle Terry leads the cast of Robert Hastie's 'fresh' production
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 20 - 26 June
From adventurous rabbits to an Australian Lear, find out what you shouldn't be missing this week
Sarah Crompton: Older actresses should not be pushed out to the margins
As a wealth of older women actresses take centre stage, Sarah Crompton applauds the trend
Work begins on Shakespeare playhouse excavation
Archaeologists hope to find out more about Shakespearean performance from this little-documented theatre
Matt Trueman: Shakespeare Live! gave us Shakespeare the poet
Reflecting on the weekend's broadcast and celebrations, Matt Trueman says Shakespeare was nothing if not a man of the theatre
Kings of War (Barbican)
Ivo Van Hove returns to the Barbican with this modern take on Shakespeare's Henry V, Henry VI and Richard III