Simon Stephens

Lyric Hammersmith announces spring 2016 season
The season includes an opera adaptation of Sarah Kane's 4:48 Psychosis and the return of Filter's riotous A Midsummer Night's Dream
Ivo van Hove: 'I can really kill a darling'
The award-winning director of A View from the Bridge has returned to the Young Vic with Song from Far Away and is about to conquer New York
Song from Far Away (Young Vic)
Ivo Van Hove returns to the Young Vic following A View from the Bridge to direct the UK premiere of Olivier Award-winner Simon Stephens' new play
Michael Coveney: Old actors bloom as Helen Mirren and Ken Cranham prove 70 is the new 40
From Redgrave's Beatrice to Jacobi's Mercutio, are we experiencing a golden age for older actors?
Top 10 selling shows on WhatsOnStage in June
We count down our hottest tickets this month
One Minute by Simon Stephens revived at Waterloo Vaults
By Editorial Staff
Delirium's production opens in September
Curious Incident and Hamilton win big at Drama Desk Awards
By Editorial Staff
The winners were announced in New York last night
The Funfair (Home, Manchester)
Simon Stephens' new version of Kasimir and Karoline opens the new £25m Manchester venue
Michael Coveney: Will Mike Leigh's Pirates save the ENO?
The legendary director's new production got a muted critical reception but is a much-needed popular success