Samuel West

After Electra (Theatre Royal, Plymouth)
By Karen Bussell
Samuel West directs April De Angelis's engaging new play exploring the meaning of family
Lenny Henry stars in Educating Rita at Chichester
The venue's newly announced season also features a Chekhov trilogy adapted by David Hare, and new musical A Damsel in Distress
Tricycle announces further productions for 2015
By Editorial Staff
Highlights include the world premiere of John Hollingworth's Multitudes, about immigration in Bradford
Samuel West directs premiere of April De Angelis' After Electra
By Editorial Staff
The production opens in Plymouth in March before transferring to the Tricycle
Samuel West launches '50p for culture' campaign
The campaign aims to highlight local authority spending on the arts
Michael Coveney: Golden anniversaries with Kevin and Bruce, Tim and Pru
Our chief critic enjoys a Lovely celebration with Babs and a new documentary about canal boats from Timothy West and Prunella Scales
Michael Coveney: Stratford celebrates midsummer in church, online and in poetry
There's a midsummer madness in the air in Stratford-upon-Avon, with the weather remaining hot and humid rather than sunny and summery and three big events to celebrate today's summer solstice, ...
The Big List: Who will do National service after Hytner? Meet the contenders (29 and counting...)
By Editorial Staff
You recently voted Nicholas Hytner the most successful artistic director of the National Theatre. Who can possibly fill those shoes when he steps down in 2015? We round up the favourites
Samuel West: Is Maria Miller leading the arts into a trap?
In response to Culture Secretary Maria Miller's first keynote speech on the arts, actor/director Samuel West, chair of the National Campaign for the Arts, has written the following (republi