Ian McKellen

Video: Ian McKellen helps The Handlebards take the Ice Bucket Challenge
By Editorial Staff · 28 Aug 2014

McKellen tipped a bucket of iced water over the four cycling thesps

Photos: Benedict Cumberbatch, Ian McKellen and Alan Rickman celebrate Park Theatre's 1st Birthday
By Ben Hewis · 19 May 2014

The stars were out in Finsbury Park at the weekend as Park Theatre celebrate one year since opening

Ian McKellen and Trudie Styler star in one-off Seagull performance
By Theo Bosanquet · 6 May 2014

McKellen and Styler will feature in Out of Joint's staged reading at the St James Theatre on 1 June

Daniel Radcliffe, Ian McKellen, Chris O'Dowd and more receive Drama Desk Award nominations
By Rosie Bannister · 25 Apr 2014

There is a strong British showing in the shorlists for the 59th Annual Drama Desk Awards

Notes from New York: Broadway's post-holiday excitement, from Spider-Man to Frozen
By Bethany Rickwald · 11 Feb 2014

WhatsOnStage is pleased to begin a new series with New York sister site TheaterMania.com. Associate editor Bethany Rickwald shares the exciting goings on in the New York theatre community as they relate to London

Michael Coveney: Favourite plays and fringe rarities
By Michael Coveney · 16 Sep 2013

English Touring Theatre has launched a nationwide search for the nation's favourite play - but will it be different in each region?

Michael Coveney: Doran comes clean at RSC, Holmes stays secret at the Lyric
By Michael Coveney · 10 Sep 2013
Greg Doran had a few things up his sleeve at this morning's RSC press conference at the Cambridge Theatre (home of the RSC's smash hit Matilda), but he soon shook his shoulder, and ...