Lenny Henry

Lenny Henry stars in Educating Rita at Chichester

The venue's newly announced season also features a Chekhov trilogy adapted by David Hare, and new musical A Damsel in Distress

Lenny Henry and cast celebrate Rudy's Rare Records first night

Director Paulette Randall and the cast of Rudy's Rare Records led by Lenny Henry were out in force at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre last night

Rudy's Rare Records (Birmingham Rep)
By Michael Davies

Lenny Henry stars in the stage adaptation of the Radio 4 comedy

Dawn French: Thirty Million Minutes (Tour - Blackpool)
By Sandra Mangan

More monologue than stand up, Sandra Mangan is impressed by Dawn French's exploration of Thirty Million Minutes.

Rehearsal pics: Lenny Henry and cast prepare for Rudy's Rare Records

Rehearsal photos have been released of the comedy set in an old reggae record shop in Birmingham

Lenny Henry returns to National in Richard Pryor play?
By Rebecca Donn

The comedian is working with Michael Buffong on a one-man show

Intimate Apparel (Park Theatre)

Lynn Nottage's play spins dramatic gold from an unlikely premise

Video: Lenny Henry - 'I always wanted to do a black version of High Fidelity'

The actor and comedian chats about the new stage version of the hit Radio Four sitcom Rudy's Rare Records

Lenny Henry headlines Birmingham REP's new season

Lenny Henry makes his Birmingham stage debut in Rudy's Rare Records, the BBC Radio 4 drama adapted for the stage.

12 things that have happened since the premiere of We Will Rock You

In honour of one of London's longest running shows, we take a look at some things that you may not believe have happened since the Queen musical opened 12 years ago