Nick Hern Books

Read an exclusive extract from Antony Sher's Year of the Fat Knight
By Antony Sher
In this diary entry from 30 December 2013, Sher describes his first day of rehearsals as Falstaff - see below for details of an exclusive offer on the book
Exclusive: Read extracts from West End Producer's new book, dear
By West End Producer
West End Producer is the anonymous Twitter sensation whose hilarious and unfailingly accurate barbs satirising and celebrating the theatre industry have won him a devoted following. Here, he tells us about his new book, which is out on Thursday.
My First Play... Simon Callow
By Simon Callow
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of leading theatre publisher Nick Hern Books, we're running a daily extract from its popular book My First Play every day this week. Our final subject is veteran actor and playwright Simon Callow, whose solo shows include A Christmas Carol, Being Shakespeare and Inside Wagner's Head