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Watch the trailer for Shakespeare in Love
By Theo Bosanquet · 18 Jul 2014

The screen-to-stage production premieres at the Noel Coward Theatre next week

Mrs Henderson Presents next in line for screen-to-stage treatment?
By Editorial Staff · 11 Jun 2014

The 2005 film starring Judi Dench and Bob Hoskins is reportedly being developed by lyricist Don Black

Oliviers 2014: A strong year for musicals
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Mar 2014

Merrily We Roll Along, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Once, The Book of Mormon and The Scottsboro Boys have over 30 nominations between them

Tom Bateman and Lucy Briggs-Owen star in Shakespeare in Love
By Theo Bosanquet · 14 Feb 2014

The rising star actors follow in the footsteps of Joseph Fiennes and Gwyneth Paltrow

WhatsOnStage Awards: Six possible contenders for Theatre Event of the Year
By Ben Hewis · 25 Nov 2013

Previous winners of the WhatsOnStage Award for Theatre Event of the Year include Les Miserables' 25th Anniversary Concert and last year's Olympics Opening Ceremony. With nominations open until the end of November, we look at what could be in the running this year.

Duke of Edinburgh opens Globe's Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
By Editorial Staff · 20 Nov 2013

Prince Philip visited Shakespeare's Globe yesterday (19 November) for the official opening of the new indoor Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Five stage roles Maggie Smith should play
By Editorial Staff · 18 Nov 2013

In an emotional speech at the Evening Standard Awards, Maggie Smith said she would "love" to return the stage, but is unsure of the right role. Here are some suggestions...

Catherine Love: Great gala, but where were the women writers?
By Catherine Love · 4 Nov 2013

The lack of women playwrights showcased by the National Theatre's 50th anniversary gala was troubling

Read Nicholas Hytner's introduction to the NT 50th anniversary gala
By Nicholas Hytner · 4 Nov 2013

The National Theatre, which celebrated its 50th anniversary with a star-studded gala on Saturday, has 'always been about who works here', said artistic director Nicholas Hytner in his programme introduction

Michael Coveney: National comes alive in memories at its own 50th birthday gala
By Michael Coveney · 3 Nov 2013

A dream cast list and a canny selection of scenes sent our chief critic into raptures on Saturday night