Kenneth Branagh

Branagh's Macbeth wins three Manchester Theatre Awards
By Glenn Meads · 7 Mar 2014

The MIF hit wins three awards and Cush Jumbo wins Best Actress for A Doll's House at the Royal Exchange in a celebration of Manchester's arts scene.

Branagh's Macbeth and local productions share spotlight in Manchester Theatre Awards
By Glenn Meads · 14 Jan 2014

Manchester International Festival's production of Macbeth earns four nominations.

Anthony Hopkins puts Branagh in frame for National job? + Vote in our poll
By Editorial Staff · 14 Oct 2013

In a recent interview the Silence of the Lambs star revealed Branagh has been offered the role

Kenneth Branagh campaigns for Manchester Macbeth venue
By Editorial Staff · 8 Aug 2013
Branagh will support a fundraising campaign to support the venue where he co-directed and starred in a production of Macbeth last month
Kenneth Branagh tipped for Old Vic job after Spacey
By Editorial Staff · 12 Jul 2013
The actor is reportedly one of the favourites to take over from Kevin Spacey as artistic director of the historic theatre when he steps down in 2015
Review Round-Up: Branagh returns in 'thrilling' MIF Macbeth
By Editorial Staff · 8 Jul 2013
Manchester International Festival's production of Macbeth starring Kenneth Branagh and Alex Kingston, directed by Branagh and Rob Ashford, opened last week, and runs until 20 July
Michael Coveney: Branagh wins battle of murky Macbeths in Manchester
By Michael Coveney · 8 Jul 2013
I really enjoyed my first visit to the Manchester International Festival, not least because of the sunshine, the camaraderie and the festival atmosphere - set for me at a tremendous opening ...
Macbeth (Manchester International Festival)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 8 Jul 2013
Kenneth Branagh's return to the stage in a muddy and bloody production of 'The Scottish Play' more than lives up to expectations, says Dave Cunningham
Kenneth Branagh's MIF Macbeth broadcast by NT Live on 20 July
By Theo Bosanquet · 31 May 2013
Kenneth Branagh's hotly-anticipated return to the stage as Macbeth, which runs as part of the Manchester International Festival, will be live-streamed via NT Live on 20 July 2013.
The Big List: Who will do National service after Hytner? Meet the contenders (29 and counting...)
By Editorial Staff · 29 May 2013
You recently voted Nicholas Hytner the most successful artistic director of the National Theatre. Who can possibly fill those shoes when he steps down in 2015? We round up the favourites