Judi Dench

Fisayo Akinade: 'Judi Dench made me feel her palms'
The Cucumber actor on a couple of phenomenal years and why Judi Dench asked him to feel her palms
Ten great things in The Play's The Thing
By Geraldine Collinge
From David Tennant's Hamlet t-shirt to Judi Dench's Lady Macbeth dress, the RSC's director of events and exhibitions talks through ten of the best items in the company's new permanent exhibition
Vanessa Redgrave to receive Gielgud Award at UK Theatre Awards
The actress has starred in more than 35 West End and Broadway productions over the course of her career
National Theatre launch Shakespeare 400 app
The app features exclusive content from Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Derek Jacobi
Dream casting: Some of our favourite Roald Dahl characters
From The BFG to Mrs Silver, we cast our favourite Dahl characters
The week in pictures: 3 - 10 June
Harry Potter, Judi Dench and Zizi Strallen make this week's picks
James Roose-Evans: 'The Third Age is not all just about dementia'
The founder of Hampstead Theatre on his new theatre company Frontier, which specialises in promoting older actors
Matt Trueman: Shakespeare Live! gave us Shakespeare the poet
Reflecting on the weekend's broadcast and celebrations, Matt Trueman says Shakespeare was nothing if not a man of the theatre
Prince Charles to perform as part of Shakespeare Live!
The Prince of Wales will be part of the Shakespeare 400 celebrations