Sam Mendes

The Ferryman extends run in the West End
Jez Butterworth's new play adds new dates to its run in London
Colin Morgan, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo announced in new National Theatre season
The season will also see Sam Mendes direct The Lehman Trilogy and premieres from Laura Wade and David Hare
New cast announced for The Ferryman
The original company will make their final appearance on 7 October
Laura Donnelly: "The baby cries and the goose poos, but that's what makes The Ferryman magical"
We talk to the Northern Irish actress about her personal connections to The Ferryman, showing Paddy Considine the theatrical ropes and working with real life babies
The Ferryman extends in the West End
The critically-acclaimed production runs at the Gielgud and currently stars Paddy Considine
David Tennant and Chiwetel Ejiofor among guests at The Ferryman West End opening
Jez Butterworth's play has transferred to the Gielgud following a sold-out run at the Royal Court
If you want to see London's best theatre, join the queue for day seats
Matt Trueman on his experiences of day seats, and how they can help get you some of the West End's most sought after tickets
Jez Butterworth, Paddy Considine and cast celebrate opening of The Ferryman
Considine makes his stage debut in the play at the Royal Court
Were the critics all aboard for Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman?
Jez Butterworth returns to the Royal Court following his smash hit Jerusalem
Review: The Ferryman (Royal Court)
Sam Mendes directs Jez Butterworth's hugely rich new play