Matt Trueman: the best of Britain's playwrights constantly reinvent themselves
Matt Trueman reflects on how Britain's best playwrights have the same desire to constantly reinvent that David Bowie had
Laurie Anderson appointed guest director of Brighton Festival
The legendary American musician and performance artist will programme the 50th anniversary year of the festival
Matt Trueman: ten shows I'm looking forward to in 2016
From Pulitzer Prize-winning play The Flick to Alistair McDowall's new play X, here are ten shows Matt Trueman is excited about in 2016
Michael Pennington to play King Lear and Peter and the Starcatcher makes European premiere
The productions will make up part of the Royal & Derngate's 2016 season which will also feature a new play about Marvin Gaye from Roy Williams
Tim Crouch: 'It can be difficult when you come with a reputation'
The theatremaker behind An Oak Tree, Adler and Gibb and I, Malvolio says he's tired of being labelled a radical
Matt Trueman: The shows you wish you could see again
Whether reinventing a show or faithfully restoring it, revivals are integral to the theatregoing experience
Matt Trueman: Rufus Norris is subtly creating a National Theatre for everyone
Norris, who announced his inaugural season last week, wants his National to speak to the nation
Michael Coveney: Rufus Norris's National - fresh meat or cold potatoes?
'In the admirable rush to be all things to all men in the name of diversity and inclusivity, the danger is you lose sight of what you really want to do'