Howard Brenton

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
Doctor Scroggy's War (Shakespeare's Globe)
Howard Brenton's play about the Great War is sharp and entertaining
Eternal Love (Tour - Blackpool)
By Nikki Wilcock
Eternal Love will leave a lasting impression on you, says Nikki Wilcock
Eternal Love (tour - Arts Theatre, Cambridge)
Howard Brenton's new title for his drama about Abelard and Eloise, "Eternal Love", is itself a play upon words. Eternal and love are at the same time human, religious and political-philosophical concepts
Eternal Love comes to Blackpool Grand, 11 March
English Touring Theatre bring a classic tale to Blackpool in March
Shakespeare's Globe announces 2014 season, marking centenary of WWI
By Terri Paddock
Next summer's open-air season will include four new plays - by Howard Brenton, Richard Bean, David Eldridge and Simon Armitage - and classics around the "Arms and the Man" theme