William Shakespeare

90 Seconds With: The Two Gentlemen of Verona director Nick Bagnall
We find out how Bagnall's production differs from all the rest and what he thinks he's learnt in rehearsal
In pictures: The Donkey Show
The disco re-imagining of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream is running at Proud in Camden
First look at The Donkey Show
The disco retelling of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream opens on Thursday
Work begins on Shakespeare playhouse excavation
Archaeologists hope to find out more about Shakespearean performance from this little-documented theatre
What's it like to work where Shakespeare is buried?
Just how many people flock to Shakespeare's burial site? We ask the church's Head Verger
Four things you didn't know about Shakespeare's Birthplace
That pesky Barnum nearly ruined it for everyone
Theatre's original celebrities
By Emily Cole, Ben Hewis, Daisy Bowie-Sell
With Ira Aldridge back onstage in Red Velvet, we put together a list of a few star actors from yesteryear
The Big Fat Shakespeare Quiz
How much do you know about the world's most famous playwright?
The Bard meets Miley Cyrus - the best of 15 Second Shakespeare
Forget the Rugby World Cup, the great Bard was trending this weekend