Barrie Rutter: 'Shakespeare never let facts get in the way of a good story'
We spoke with the actor and director about the upcoming 25th anniversary revival of his production of Richard III
Initial casting announced for Richard III at Hull Truck
Mat Fraser will lead the cast of Northern Broadsides' production
Review: Richard III (Schaubuhne, Barbican Theatre)
Thomas Ostermeier's German production of Shakespeare's dark play is an intense rocket ride over two and a half hours
Full cast joining Paul McGann in Gabriel announced
Moira Buffini's play is set in Nazi-occupied Guernsey in 1943
Willkommen, Bienvenue, Welcome: Fergus Linehan on the EIF's glut of cabaret
Simon Thompson talks to the artistic director of the Edinburgh International Festival, ahead of it opening this week
Matt Trueman: The roar of current affairs creeps into the plays we watch
By Matt Trueman
Matt Trueman on how recent political events affect our interpretation of theatre
Dominic Cooke: 'We mustn't get stuck to an idea of how Shakespeare should be'
The British director on Shakespeare, why he's not in a hurry to leave the stage for the screen and his upcoming TV debut - the latest installment in the BBC's Hollow Crown series.