Peter Brook

Four performances that made Shakespeare into an icon
By Greg Buzwell
Greg Buzwell, one of the curators of the British Library's latest exhibition Shakespeare in Ten Acts, talks through four iconic Shakespeare performances
The week in pictures: 8-15 April
Richard E. Grant, Billy Elliot and Emmanuel Kojo make this week's picks
Don't Sleep There Are Snakes (Park Theatre)
Simple8's 90-minute production is a comedy of linguistics and misunderstanding
Forced Entertainment win International Ibsen Award
The prestigious prize is given by the Norwegian government
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Lyric Hammersmith)
Filter Theatre's gleefully irreverent take on Shakespeare's fairy comedy
Let's Talk About Sets: Tom Piper on A Midsummer Night's Dream
By Tom Piper
The designer of the RSC's touring show, featuring amateur theatre companies, explains the inspiration for his designs
Kathryn Hunter: 'We all have a nose'
The legendary actress Kathryn Hunter talks about her latest gender-swapping role in Cyrano de Bergerac
Michael Coveney: In its essence, theatre is here today and gone tomorrow
Michael Coveney on the new V&A exhibition Curtain Up and Peter Brook's Battlefield
Battlefield (Young Vic)
Peter Brook returns to the Mahabharata for new play, Battlefield
William Gaskill obituary
The British theatre director has died at the age of 85