NT Olivier

Laurie Sansom: 'It's no surprise artists want independence'
By Theo Bosanquet · 18 Sep 2014

On the day Scotland goes to the polls, we catch up with the artistic director of the country's National Theatre

Show Pics: Helen McCrory in National Theatre's Medea
By Rosie Bannister · 17 Jul 2014

Production images have been released for Ben Power's new version of Euripedes' Medea starring Helen McCrory in the title role

A Small Family Business (NT Olivier)
By Michael Coveney · 9 Apr 2014

Adam Penford's revival of Alan Ayckbourn's farce is "decent, if not shattering"

Sam Mendes directs Simon Russell Beale's 'extraordinary' Lear
By Editorial Staff · 24 Jan 2014

Sam Mendes' production of King Lear starring Simon Russell Beale opened at the NT Olivier last night (23 January 2014)

King Lear (NT Olivier)
By Michael Coveney · 24 Jan 2014

Sam Mendes' production of King Lear starring Simon Russell Beale as the eponymous monarch opened at the NT Olivier last night

Show Pics: Simon Russell Beale reunites with Sam Mendes for NT's Lear
By Editorial Staff · 20 Jan 2014

Production images have been released for Sam Mendes' production of King Lear at the NT Olivier starring Simon Russell Beale, which opens later this week (23 January 2014)