Samuel West

Samuel West launches '50p for culture' campaign
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Apr 2014

The campaign aims to highlight local authority spending on the arts

Michael Coveney: Golden anniversaries with Kevin and Bruce, Tim and Pru
By Michael Coveney · 12 Mar 2014

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
By Michael Coveney · 21 Jun 2013
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 · 29 May 2013
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?
By Guest Contributor · 25 Apr 2013
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