Nicholas Hytner

Mark Valencia: Trying times for English National Opera

Britain's second opera company is having a bad week, after its departing chairman accused the artistic director of losing £10million

Olivia Vinall and Damien Molony lead Tom Stoppard's Hard Problem

Tom Stoppard's new play is his first premiere since Rock 'n' Roll in 2006

Matt Trueman: Rufus Norris is subtly creating a National Theatre for everyone

Norris, who announced his inaugural season last week, wants his National to speak to the nation

Editor's Blog: 10 theatre resolutions for 2015

At a time when many are vowing to head for the gym, here's an alternative to-do list for the next 12 months

Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire top Stage 100 for the sixth year running

The ATG duo have now beaten Andrew Lloyd Webber's record of five years in a row

Looking forward: Michael Coveney previews the 2015 theatre year

Our chief critic has a host of new musicals, the centenary of Arthur Miller and a famous Dane on his radar for the coming year

Looking back: Michael Coveney's theatre review of 2014

Our chief critic reflects on his theatrical highs and lows of the past 12 months

Nicholas Hytner chairs panel for 2015 Bruntwood Prize
By Nicole Goldstein

Next year marks the tenth anniversary of the playwriting competition

Behind the Beautiful Forevers (National Theatre)

'A wise and witty evening that allows us to wallow in our own good fortune while enjoying the desperate plight of others, a classic and complicated privilege'

DV8's Lloyd Newson: 'There is nothing I feel we couldn't handle'

The acclaimed physical theatre company have returned to the National with their latest show, John