Ian McKellen, Stanley Tucci and Andrew Scott among actors reading The Odyssey
A line-up of stars come together today to take part in the Almeida Theatre's latest live reading
Medea (Gate Theatre)
Australian theatre company Belvoir turn Euripides' classic tale on its head – presenting the tragedy from the children's perspective
Critics commend contemporary Medea
Rupert Goold directs Rachel Cusk's modern adaptation of Euripides' greek tragedy
Medea (Almeida)
Kate Fleetwood stars in a re-imagining of Euripides' bloody tragedy
Michael Coveney: Could men become the new minority in theatre?
By Michael Coveney
Some of the greatest female roles in world drama are currently being re-defined
Kate Fleetwood: ‘If Walter White was a woman, would we have found it as exciting?'
The Tony and Olivier Award-nominated actress talks about growing up in Stratford, the pressures of parenthood and the upcoming 'truthfully gruelling' version of Medea
Full casting announced for Almeida Medea
By Editorial Staff
Rupert Goold's production opens in September
Matt Trueman: Greek revivals taking theatre back to the future
What is the purpose of the recent spate of Greek revivals?
Almeida announces summer Greek festival
The festival includes an epic reading of The Iliad
Cerys Matthews composing music for National's Our Country's Good
The Catatonia star is the latest pop artist to work at the National