Old Vic

In pictures: Stars descend on the Evening Standard Awards
The glamorous event took place at the Old Vic last night
Nicole Kidman wins Evening Standard Award for best actress
The Australian star won the best actress award while James McAvoy took home best actor
Full casting announced for The Master Builder
Linda Emond and Sarah Snook will join Ralph Fiennes in David Hare's adaptation
Joanna Vanderham joins Andrew Scott in The Dazzle
Vanderham completes the casting for the UK premiere of Richard Greenberg's play
Matt Trueman: Is it time for theatre to return to a spirit of excess?
There's a trend for pared back, greyscale theatre, but Matt Trueman asks if it's the best way forward
Tim Minchin among guests to star in first Old Vic variety night
Matthew Warchus has announced the first acts for his new season of variety
Guest blog: Barrie Keeffe on the play Kevin Spacey never got to the Old Vic
By Barrie Keeffe
The writer of Barbarians explains how he feels about having two productions of his 1977 trilogy on in London this autumn
Gaslight (Royal & Derngate, Northampton)
Lucy Bailey directs a tense and absorbing revival of Patrick Hamilton's thriller.
Let's talk about sets: Tom Pye on Young Chekhov
By Tom Pye
The designer tells us about the challenges of designing a Chekhovian trilogy
Simon Lipkin to star in Dr Seuss's The Lorax
Max Webster's production will open at the Old Vic in December