20 Questions: Lucian Msamati - 'Hold your nerve when holding it is the hardest thing to do'
By Editorial Staff

The actor and director is helming Boi Boi is Dead at West Yorkshire Playhouse, and will play the RSC's first black Iago later this year

RSC to stage second relaxed performance of Matilda
By Editorial Staff

Relaxed performances see the production adapted for those with autism and learning disabilities

Alan Howard at the RSC - in pictures

The actor, who was with the company for 17 years, has died aged 77

Tributes paid to RSC 'icon' Alan Howard, who has died aged 77

The actor was known for his kingly portrayals and distinctive voice

Major report calls for 'urgent action' on arts diversity

The Warwick Commission's Enriching Britain report calls for closer collaboration between culture sectors to improve access

Full list: Winners of the 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

Miss Saigon wins a record nine awards, and former Doctor Who stars David Tennant and Billie Piper take Best Actor and Actress in a Play

Miss Saigon wins record haul at 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards
By Editorial Staff

Cameron Mackintosh's West End revival picks up a total of nine awards; other winners include Coriolanus, Memphis and Shakespeare in Love

Michael Coveney: Royal 'Sher-speare' Company makes plans as Dame Diana goes solo

Reflections on recent developments in Stratford and some classic critical put-downs

Antony Sher to play King Lear at RSC

Also announced today is a new production of Henry V to coincide with the 600th anniversary of Agincourt

RSC plans to reopen The Other Place in 2016

The new venue will 'embody the spirit of the original', said director Erica Whyman