Twelfth Night

Tamara Lawrance: Columbo made me want to act
As the rising star takes on Twelfth Night's Viola at the National Theatre, she talks about her inspirations, freak outs and why detective dramas got her into acting
Theatre is the worst place for a first date
As Valentine's Day approaches, Sarah Crompton warns new couples that a trip to the theatre may not be the most romantic of evenings
The week in pictures: 28 January - 3 February
Billie Piper and Harry Potter win awards, Half a Sixpence raises a glass and Gary Barlow shares a Take That throwback
Emma Rice announces details for final season at the Globe
Casting has been announced for Romeo and Juliet and Twelfth Night
In pictures: Tamsin Greig rehearses with the cast of Twelfth Night
Greig plays Malvolia in a gender-bending production of Shakespeare's comedy
World premiere of Jane Austen's Persuasion to open at Manchester Royal Exchange
Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre reveals programming for spring and summer 2017
Orange Tree Theatre to host UK premiere of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' The Octoroon
The theatre will also present the first major revival of Clare McIntyre's Low Level Panic
National Theatre launch Shakespeare 400 app
The app features exclusive content from Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Derek Jacobi
Willkommen, Bienvenue, Welcome: Fergus Linehan on the EIF's glut of cabaret
Simon Thompson talks to the artistic director of the Edinburgh International Festival, ahead of it opening this week
5 minutes with: Liam Williams - 'Festivals are great safe spaces'
The comedian on his new play, his Twelfth Night With Comedians and why festivals are so good