Michael Boyd

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
Regional Theatre Young Director Scheme candidates announced
By Editorial Staff
The programme is the longest-running training scheme for emerging directors
Ustinov announces Spring 2015 season
The Harvest, Outside Mullingar and The Mother will all play in their UK premieres at the Bath venue.
The Big Meal (HighTide Festival, Halesworth)
The main-house piece at this year's HighTide Festival is Dan LeFranc's "The Big Meal".
The Big Meal (The Ustinov, Bath)
By Kris Hallett
The Big Meal is structurally wonderful but melodramatically frustrating at the same time
Casting announced for The Big Meal
By Kris Hallett
Diana Quick, Keith Bartlett and Jo Stone-Fewings lead the cast of The Big Meal at the Ustinov Studio in Bath
Nick Payne's Incognito premieres at HighTide 2014
By Terri Paddock
The award-winning playwright will explore the human brain in his new play, which premieres alongside work by Harry Melling, Elinor Cook and Dan LeFranc