Paul Robeson

Ten great things in The Play's The Thing
By Geraldine Collinge
From David Tennant's Hamlet t-shirt to Judi Dench's Lady Macbeth dress, the RSC's director of events and exhibitions talks through ten of the best items in the company's new permanent exhibition
Guest blog: Tayo Aluko on performance and protest
Tayo Aluko, curator of the Paul Robeson Art is a Weapon Festival at the Tristan Bates Theatre, which runs until 26 October, is also starring in Call Mr Robeson. Here he tells us about why Robseson's legacy is so important today.