Nicholas Hytner

National Theatre's Great Britain transfers to West End in September
By Rosie Bannister · 2 Jul 2014 · London, West End

The new Richard Bean play announces the transfer after being open only a day

Great Britain (NT Lyttelton)
By Michael Coveney · 1 Jul 2014 · London, West End

Billie Piper stars in Richard Bean's timely satire of the press in the wake of the phone hacking scandal

Billie Piper stars in phone hacking play at National Theatre
By Rosie Bannister and Theo Bosanquet · 25 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The new satire by Richard Bean will open, after no previews, next Monday

Maggie Smith stars in big screen adaptation of Bennett's Lady in the Van
By Theo Bosanquet · 4 Jun 2014 · London

Nicholas Hytner will direct the film, which is due for release next year

Ben Power talks dramaturgy, rebranding The Shed and rethinking Medea
By Catherine Love · 13 May 2014 · London, West End

The man considered the National Theatre's secret weapon is witnessing some radical changes at the institution in terms of architecture, leadership and programming

Glenn Meads: Oliviers 2014 - a view from the armchair
By Glenn Meads · 14 Apr 2014 · London, Manchester

WhatsOnStage North West editor Glenn Meads watches the Olivier Awards from the comfort of his living room and assesses ITV's coverage

Nigel Lindsay: 'Every actor I know wants to work at the National Theatre'
By Theo Bosanquet · 8 Apr 2014 · London, West End

WhatsOnStage Award winner Nigel Lindsay has returned to the National Theatre for the first time since The Pillowman in 2003 to star in a revival of Alan Ayckbourn's A Small Family Business

Channel 4's Tessa Ross appointed National Theatre chief executive
By Theo Bosanquet · 26 Mar 2014 · London, West End

BAFTA-winner Ross will take over from Nick Starr later this year

One Man, Two Guvnors tour cast announced
By Kris Hallett · 23 Mar 2014 · Bristol

Casting announced for 37 venue tour of National smash hit One Man, Two Guvnors