Michael Coveney: Laughter is the great purgative in theatre
Ahead of the opening of The Painkiller this evening, Michael Coveney expounds the joy of farce
5 minutes with: Richard Wilson: 'theatre should be about the society we are living in'
Director Richard Wilson on his production of Richard Bean's new snooker play The Nap - staged at the home of the snooker world championships - and the 'dreaded phrase'
Exclusive first look: The Nap at Sheffield Crucible
Jack O'Connell stars in Richard Bean's new comedy
National Theatre to host Valentine's fundraiser for UN Refugee Agency
Moving Stories will be held at the Lyttelton Theatre on Valentine's Day