The Benidorm star has returned to the stage to star in a revival of Philip Ridley's controversial play Ghost From A Perfect Place at the Arcola Theatre
Merrison's Theatre Firsts include Laurence Olivier, Guinness and doing the rumba with fruit on his head!
Lord Attenborough, who died on Sunday, was a man of enormous influence on stage as well as screen
Michael Coveney talks to executive director Alan Finch and architect Steve Tompkins about the £22m redevelopment of the Festival Theatre
First Episode was written while the playwright was still a student at Oxford
It's not just Kangaroos and Neighbours, the theatre scene down-under is more important than you may have previously thought
A dream cast list and a canny selection of scenes sent our chief critic into raptures on Saturday night
On the day the National Theatre marks its 50th birthday, our chief critic recalls some personal highlights