Michael Boyd

Casting announced for Right Now
Michael Boyd's production will open at the Ustinov in February before transferring to the Bush and Traverse Theatre
Bath's Ustinov Studio and Theatre Royal announce 2016 season
Highlights include two French Canadian plays and a Shakespeare production
Actor Tom Beard dies aged 50
Beard was described by Samuel West as 'the most truthful and generous of actors'
Henry Goodman on his RSC return in Volpone
'We've grasped that nettle in quite a bold way'
Michael Coveney: Do Shakespeare marathons echo box set binges?
The current raft of epic history cycles continues a rich theatrical tradition
The Harvest (Soho Theatre)
Michael Boyd's production transfers to London
Michael Coveney: Shakespeare's Birthday as Branagh unfurls West End flag
The Bard's big day prompts thoughts of exciting new seasons from Kenneth Branagh and Matthew Warchus
Michael Coveney: Royal 'Sher-speare' Company makes plans as Dame Diana goes solo
Reflections on recent developments in Stratford and some classic critical put-downs
Orfeo (Roundhouse)
The Royal Opera teams up with the Roundhouse for its first-ever staging of Monteverdi's opera
Rachel Kelly, rising mezzo
The ROH Young Artist looks forward to appearing in Orfeo at the Roundhouse