Kenneth Branagh

From Ben Whishaw to Andrew Scott, each Hamlet becomes part of how we view the world
Ahead of Andrew Scott's turn as Hamlet, Sarah Crompton looks back at some of the actors who have taken on the role
5 minutes with Jeany Spark: 'Acting is such a weird way to spend your life'
Currently appearing as Kyra in Skylight, we talk to the Wallander actress about coping without work and being terrified by David Hare and Kenneth Branagh
John Hurt dies aged 77
The legendary actor started his career on stage in London before becoming one of the country's most celebrated film actors
The WhatsOnStage Award nominations prove what great a year it has been
Sarah Crompton reflects on the WhatsOnStage Award nominees and the past year of theatre-going
Shortlist for the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards announced
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child leads nominations in the publicly voted awards
Glenn Close, Billie Piper and Ralph Fiennes among Evening Standard Award-winners
David Attenborough and Kenneth Branagh were also honoured at the annual event
Evening Standard Awards shortlist announced
Winners will be announced in a ceremony at the Old Vic Theatre in November
Tom Edden: 'I'm an absolute Amadeus anorak'
The Les Miserables and One Man, Two Guvnors actor on what it was like charming Broadway and his new role in Amadeus at the National Theatre
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
Sarah Crompton: John Osborne and Terence Rattigan are more similar than you think
After seeing The Deep Blue Sea and The Entertainer, Sarah Crompton reflects on the playwrights' differences and similarities