Old Vic

Guest Blog: The recipe for a perfect pantomime
By Emily Wood

'An unshaven, belching, legs akimbo hobnail boot-wearing bloke in a dress is what we're looking for'

Old Vic's The Crucible hits cinema screens from tonight

Arthur Miller's classic drama starring Richard Armitage will be available to view on the big screen around the UK

A few of my favourite things: The Crucible's Samantha Colley

Tom Hardy, House of Cards and Complicité feature in Colley's favourite things

Old Vic stages Daniel Kitson's Tree and High Society directed by Maria Friedman

Tim Key will join cult comedian Kitson, and the West End star will helm Cole Porter's classic as part of Kevin Spacey's final season as artistic director

Michael Coveney: National unveils Dorfman as RSC channels Downton Abbey

'What's happened over recent years at the Royal Court, the Birmingham Rep, Chichester and now the National has been spectacular'

Old Vic's Crucible with Richard Armitage broadcast to cinemas
By Editorial Staff

Yaël Farber's acclaimed revival will be screened to over 350 UK cinemas

Natalie Mendoza: 'It's musical theatre like no one has experienced it before'

The star of Here Lies Love at the National discusses the unseen side of Imelda Marcos and what she learned from Spider-man: Turn Off the Dark

Andrew Scott joins Kristin Scott Thomas for opening night of Electra at the Old Vic

Other guests in attendance included Bill Nighy, Helen McCrory and Andrew Marr

Kristin Scott Thomas reaches 'new peak' in Old Vic Electra
By Nicole Goldstein

Critics have gone wild for Ian Rickson's production of Sophocles' great tragedy