Sarah Crompton: Is the National Youth Theatre still seen as a middle-class preserve?
As the NYT approaches its 60th birthday, Sarah looks back on its alumni, some controversial moments in its history, and the need to offer initiatives that aren't about privilege or money
Matt Smith, Jessica Hynes and Hugh Bonneville to appear in the NYT gala
The 60th anniversary gala will feature alumni from the company's 60 year history
An Enemy of the People (Chichester Festival Theatre)
Hugh Bonneville returns to the stage in Ibsen's drama
Then and Now: An Enemy of the People at Chichester Festival Theatre
By Emily Cole
This month we take a look at how CFT has changed over the years
Dominic Cooke: 'We mustn't get stuck to an idea of how Shakespeare should be'
The British director on Shakespeare, why he's not in a hurry to leave the stage for the screen and his upcoming TV debut - the latest installment in the BBC's Hollow Crown series.
Exclusive: Watch Hugh Bonneville discuss his latest role
The actor will open in An Enemy of the People at Chichester Festival Theatre in April
Joseph Fiennes and Hugh Bonneville to star in Chichester Festival Theatre's new season
Jonathan Church and Alan Finch announce their last season in charge