John Heffernan

Top 10 theatre openings this week: 30 November - 6 December
Sheridan Smith, John Heffernan and Natasha McElhone are among the big names featured in this week's UK theatre openings
John Heffernan: 'I never thought I would be cast in this play'
As John Heffernan prepares to open in a new interpretation of Macbeth, he talks about the production, his student days and the success of Oppenheimer
John Heffernan and Anna Maxwell Martin star in Young Vic Macbeth
Further casting has also been announced for Measure for Measure, La Musica and Creditors
Cast of 60 announced for epic Iliad reading
The event takes place at the British Museum and Almeida on Friday
Oppenheimer (Vaudeville Theatre)
'A deeply thought-provoking, compelling and important new work'
Michael Coveney and Matt Trueman on Hytner's National - 'a golden era'
Our critics assess Nicholas Hytner's 12-year tenure as he marks his final day as artistic director of the National Theatre
RSC Oppenheimer comes to West End in March
The show will retain most of its original cast including John Heffernan in the title role
Oppenheimer (Swan Theatre, RSC)
Tom Morton Smith's new play is a thought-provoking and intelligent examination of the creation of the A-bomb
Edward II
A radical revival of Christopher Marlowe's play at the NT Olivier is not one for purists, but showcases a range of strong young talents
Show Pics: John Heffernan, Vanessa Kirby and Kobna Holbrook-Smith lead National's Edward II
By Editorial Staff
Joe Hill-Gibbins' radical revival of Christopher Marlowe's Edward II premieres at the National Theatre Olivier tonight (4 September 2013), starring John Heffernan in the title role