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Leading Ladies: Lesley Manville - 'I'm not shy about being raw'
By Michael Coveney · 17 Oct 2014

Leading Ladies is a brand new series, in partnership with photographer Darren Bell, profiling some of the most iconic women in theatre. We start with Lesley Manville in an exclusive shoot at the Century Club

Love's Labour's Won (RSC)
By Simon Tavener · 16 Oct 2014

'I am far from convinced by the belief that Much Ado is the sequel to Love's Labour's Lost'

Love's Labour's Lost (RSC)
By Simon Tavener · 16 Oct 2014

'It is much more than just Downton comes to Stratford'

Michael Coveney: National unveils Dorfman as RSC channels Downton Abbey
By Michael Coveney · 16 Oct 2014

'What's happened over recent years at the Royal Court, the Birmingham Rep, Chichester and now the National has been spectacular'

Old Vic's Crucible with Richard Armitage broadcast to cinemas
By Editorial Staff · 13 Oct 2014

Yaël Farber's acclaimed revival will be screened to over 350 UK cinemas

Catherine Love: My top theatre picks for autumn
By Catherine Love · 13 Oct 2014

A round-up of some of the best theatre on offer all over the country this October and November

Ask WOS: Previews and press nights explained
By Michael Coveney · 11 Oct 2014

In the first of our new series, inspired by our recent article on day seats, we answer reader questions. This week, our chief critic explains the changing nature of opening nights.

Stones in His Pockets director Ian McElhinney: 'The play has become more pertinent'
By Editorial Staff · 8 Oct 2014

The original director of the multi-award winning comedy gives WhatsOnStage an insight into the new tour

Terry Jones supports 'save Red Ladder' campaign
By Rebecca Donn · 7 Oct 2014

The theatre company recently lost their Arts Council funding

EXCLUSIVE: Eileen Atkins and cast of RSC's The Witch of Edmonton in rehearsals
By Ben Hewis · 6 Oct 2014

The production opens at the Swan Theatre on Wednesday 29 October