Mat Fraser

Equity calls for changes to casting process
Julie Walters, Patrick Stewart, Mark Rylance and Maxine Peake are among key figures backing the manifesto
Review: Richard lll (Hull Truck Theatre)
By Steve Pratt
Mat Fraser plays the titular king in Northern Broadsides' 25th anniversary production
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 8 - 14 May
A play about politics in Iraq, a best-selling book adapted for the stage and a Yaƫl Farber epic all open this week
Mat Fraser: 'Theatres who don't employ disabled people should be ashamed'
As he steps into the shoes of Shakespeare's evil king, actor Mat Fraser talks jamming with Coldplay, disabled theatre and performing "Spasticus Autisticus" for the Queen