Richard II

Michael Coveney: Do Shakespeare marathons echo box set binges?
The current raft of epic history cycles continues a rich theatrical tradition
Kings of War (Holland Festival)
Michael Coveney reviews Ivo van Hove's reimagining of Henry V, Henry VI and Richard III which will come to the Barbican next year
Cast announced for Globe's Richard II
By Editorial Staff
The production starring Charles Edwards opens in July
Full casting announced for The Trial at the Young Vic
Kate O'Flynn among cast joining Rory Kinnear in this adaptation of Kafka's novel
David Tennant reprises Richard II at Barbican
The new Barbican season also features new work from Ivo van Hove and Simon McBurney
Globe announces casting for Richard II and King John
Charles Edwards returns to the Globe to play Richard II
Eddie Redmayne wins Best Actor Oscar for The Theory of Everything
By Editorial Staff
Redmayne added to his Golden Globe and BAFTA for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking
Tributes paid to RSC 'icon' Alan Howard, who has died aged 77
The actor was known for his kingly portrayals and distinctive voice
WOS Awards winners as you've never seen them before
In the first of two galleries, photographer Darren Bell casts his lens over the winners of the 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards
Michael Coveney: Mel and Steve host a WhatsOnStage Awards to remember
The 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards concert was held last night at the Prince of Wales Theatre