Howard Brenton

Matt Trueman: How do we measure risk?
Matt Trueman looks at how risk in theatre is always relative
Casting announced for Lawrence After Arabia
The world premiere of Howard Brenton's play will be at Hampstead Theatre
World premiere of new Mike Bartlett play to open at Hampstead Theatre
The writer of King Charles III debuts a new piece which will run in a season featuring another new work by Howard Brenton
Michael Coveney: Hare and Billington illuminate the importance of playwrights
Our critic casts his eye over a wave of new theatre books, including David Hare's memoir The Blue Touch Paper
Michael Coveney: Festival fever in Manchester and the National Theatre
Festival season provides an opportunity to experience a multitude of artforms
Salisbury Playhouse announces season of plays on Magna Carta
By Editorial Staff
This year marks the 800th anniversary of the historic document
Michael Coveney: Nick's farewell knees-up at the National
The great and good of theatreland gathered at the NT on Friday to bid farewell to Nicholas Hytner
David Edgar to lead discussion of playwriting at Oxford University
Edgar will take up the post of visiting professor of drama studies
Thumbs up for Doctor Scroggy's War at Globe
By Nicole Goldstein
Howard Brenton's latest for the Globe is 'one of the very finest of this year's glut of First World War dramas'
Michael Coveney: Elegy for a massacre in Southwark, sweet sorrow at ENO, faint hearts at the Globe
Sweeney Todd was announced for the English National Opera and Doctor Scroggy's War opened at the Globe