Shakespeare

Review: Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare's Globe)
Daniel Kramer directs the first show in the Globe's 2017 outdoor season
Ian McKellen, Alan Rickman, Zoƫ Wanamaker and more on Shakespeare roles
By Editorial Staff
Five leading actors give insights into how they approached Shakespearean roles
Why Skepta and streetwear can help young people connect with Shakespeare
Matt Trueman on why we need invention to bring young people to the Bard
'The Columbine shootings have influenced our Romeo and Juliet'
Fight director Kate Waters explains the way she approached staging the violence in Shakespeare's Globe's upcoming production of Romeo and Juliet
Your favourite Shakespeare lovers revealed
By Editorial Staff
Who did you choose as your favourite couple?
7 productions of Shakespeare plays not to miss
By Editorial Staff
Get a dose of Shakespeare's otherworldly talents and head to one of the man's excellent plays
11 of the funniest Shakespearean insults
By Sh*t-faced Shakespeare
To celebrate the Bard's birthday, we enlisted the help of Sh*t-faced Shakespeare to put together some of their favourite Shakespearean burns
Emma Rice pens open letter to new Globe artistic director
The outgoing director has offered up some lessons she has learnt during her tenure at the venue
Tributes paid to director Michael Bogdanov
The director, who founded the English Shakespeare Company in the '80s, has died aged 78
Poll: Who is your favourite Shakespearean couple?
In the run up to William Shakespeare's birthday this Sunday, we want to find out who you think are the Bard's best lovers