Red Velvet

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 inaugural Equity Award for Services to Theatre
By Sita McIntosh
WhatsOnStage's Chief Operating Officer Sita McIntosh explains the newest award and why Sir Kenneth Branagh won it
12 thoughts every theatregoer has had this year
As we look back over the year in theatre, here's some thoughts we've had along the way
WhatsOnStage Advent calendar: Day 7
Free tickets and offers throughout December
Adrian Lester to star in Red Velvet in the West End
Lolita Chakrabarti's award-winning play will open in Janurary
Casting announced for For Services Rendered in Chichester
Howard Davies' production of W. Somerset Maugham's 1932 drama runs at the Minerva Theatre from 31 July
Samantha Bond joins Rufus Hound and Robert Lindsay in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
By Sophie Thomson
The screen-to-stage production opens at the Savoy Theatre in March
Buffini's Thatcher play Handbagged and Red Velvet feature in new Tricycle season
The new season at the Tricycle Theatre features the premiere of Moira Buffini's new play about Margaret Thatcher and the return of Red Velvet starring Adrian Lester. Adrian ...