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From the archives:
RSC founder Sir Peter Hall (1930-2017) discusses his production of
Measure for Measure (Theatrevoice) May 2006
(see also this 2001 article How the world became Peter Hall's stage)

The Globe's next Artistic Director Michelle Terry on their
2013 A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Theatrevoice) Jun 2013

 

Interviews, discussions and talks

Shared Experience’s artistic director Nancy Meckler discusses her Globe production of King Lear and how it connects to the rest of her work (Theatrevoice) Oct 2017

Thelma Holt on her career including the Roundhouse, Peter Hall’s National Theatre and this year's 30th anniversary production of Ninagawa's Macbeth (Theatrevoice) Sep 2017

Angus Wright on playing Claudius in Robert Icke’s Hamlet (Theatrevoice) Jun 2017

Iconic theatre designer Ralph Koltai talks about his 67 year-long career - part 1 and part 2 (Theatrevoice) May 2017

Tim McMullan discusses playing Sir Toby Belch at the National Theatre (Theatrevoice) May 2017

David Leveaux on directing Stoppard’s Rosencrantz and Guildenstern at the Old Vic (Theatrevoice) Mar 2017

Anastasia Hille on playing Titania at the Young Vic (Theatrevoice) Mar 2017

Oliver Cotton on performing in a John Cleese farce, his writing and early career (Theatrevoice) Mar 2017

Glenda Jackson discusses returning to the stage to play King Lear (Theatrevoice) Jan 2017
(see also: Review of this King Lear for The Arts Desk below, Nov 2016)

Harriet Walter talks about playing Prospero in the Donmar’s Shakespeare Trilogy (Theatrevoice) Dec 2016
(see also 2012 interview with director Phyllida Lloyd introducing the all-female Julius Caesar as the first of the trilogy)

Poster for Heather Neill speaking on Harold Pinter in Venice

Lecture on Harold Pinter's Comedies of Menace at the University of Venice (poster) Nov 2016

Matthew Dunster discusses Imogen at Shakespeare’s Globe (Theatrevoice) Oct 2016

Polly Findlay talks about directing Jonson’s The Alchemist at the RSC (Theatrevoice) Sep 2016

Martin Parr and Zoe Waites discuss Noel Coward’s Home Chat (Theatrevoice) Sep 2016

Ron Cook shares his thoughts about Brian Friel’s Faith Healer (Theatrevoice) Jul 2016

Iqbal Khan discusses his controversial Macbeth at the Globe (Theatrevoice) Jul 2016

Paapa Essiedu on his Ghanaian-influenced Hamlet at the RSC (Theatrevoice) May 2016

Dominic Gerrard talks about his Twelfth Night-themed play/tour at the V&A with the cast (Theatrevoice) Apr 2016

Jim and James Cartwright talk about Raz and the youth of today (Theatrevoice) Apr 2016

Stef O’Driscoll on shaking up A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Theatrevoice) Mar 2016

Tom Bird of the Globe's Hamlet tour by Bronwen Sharp
Tom Bird by Bronwen Sharp

Producer Tom Bird on the Globe’s incredible globe-trotting Hamlet (Theatrevoice) Mar 2016

'We’ve been Zellered' - director Laurence Boswell (Theatrevoice) Feb 2016

Carrie Cracknell talks about Macbeth (Theatrevoice) Jan 2016

 

Reviews

Dick Whittington **** (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) The Stage, Dec 2017

Dear Brutus **** (Southwark Playhouse, London) The Arts Desk, Dec 2017

Saint George and the Dragon *** (National Theatre, London) The Arts Desk, Oct 2017

The Night Pirates *** (Rose Theatre, Kingston) The Stage, Sep 2017

Waiting for Godot **** (Arts Theatre, London) The Stage, Sep 2017

A Fox on the Fairway ** (Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch) The Stage, Aug 2017

Windows *** (Finborough Theatre, London) The Stage, Aug 2017

Brassed Off **** (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton) The Stage, Aug 2017

Around the World in 80 Days **** (Cadogan Hall, London) The Stage, Aug 2017

Romeo and Juliet **** (St James Square, London) The Stage, Jul 2017

The Mentor *** (Vaudeville Theatre, London) The Arts Desk, Jul 2017

The Goat or Who is Sylvia? **** (Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London) The Arts Desk, Apr 2017

Emma ** (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) The Stage, May 2017

Twelfth Night *** (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) The Stage, May 2017

Life of Galileo **** (The Young Vic, London) The Arts Desk, May 2017

The Goat or Who is Sylvia? **** (Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London) The Arts Desk, Apr 2017

The Missing Light **** (The Old Vic, London) The Stage, Apr 2017

Arthur Miller's Incident at Vichy *** (Finborough Theatre, London) The Stage, Mar 2017

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? **** (Harold Pinter Theatre, London) The Arts Desk, Mar 2017

Low Level Panic **** (Orange Tree Theatre, London) The Stage, Feb 2017

Henry V **** (Southwark Cathedral, London) The Stage, Feb 2017

Great Expectations *** (Merton Arts Space, London) The Stage, Dec 2016

Peter Pan **** (National Theatre, London) The Arts Desk, Dec 2016

This House **** (Garrick Theatre, London) The Stage, Nov 2016

King Lear *** (The Old Vic, London) The Arts Desk, Nov 2016

Much Ado About Nothing ** (Mercury Theatre, Colchester) The Stage, Oct 2016

Sleuth *** (Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham) The Stage, Sep 2016

The Two Noble Kinsmen **** (Swan Theatre, RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon) The Stage, Aug 2016

The Burnt Part Boys **** (Park 90, London) The Stage, Aug 2016

Titus Andronicus *** (Rose Playhouse, London) The Stage, Jul 2016

Much Ado About Nothing **** (St Paul’s Church, London) The Stage, Jun 2016

After Miss Julie **** (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) The Stage, Jun 2016

Rosalind by Angela Thirlwell

Book: Rosalind: A Biography of Shakespeare's Immortal Heroine (Angela Thirlwell) Around the Globe - issue 63, May 2016

King John *** (Rose Theatre, Kingston) The Stage, May 2016

Richard II *** (House of Commons) The Stage, Apr 2016

Twelfth Night *** (Leicester Square Theatre, London) The Stage, Apr 2016

King Lear *** (Royal and Derngate, Northampton) The Stage, Apr 2016

A Midsummer Night’s Dream *** (Pleasance Theatre, London) The Stage, Mar 2016

The Restoration of Nell Gwyn *** (Park Theatre, London) The Stage, Jan 2016

The Lighthouse *** (The Space, London) The Stage, Jan 2016

Book: Great Shakespeareans: Volume XV (ed Cary M Mazer) Around the Globe - issue 62, Jan 2016

Dottir ** (The Courtyard, London) The Stage, Jan 2016

 

Articles

Nikki Amuka-Bird interview ahead of her starring in Ibsen's The Lady from the Sea at The Donmar The Arts Desk, Oct 2017

Q&A with Anna Maxwell Martin ahead of Consent at the National Theatre The Arts Desk, Mar 2017

10 Questions for Director Ellen McDougall The Arts Desk, Mar 2017

A round up of Emma Rice's Wonder Season at the Globe Globe Magazine, Winter edition, Dec 2016

Globe Magazine, Winter 2016-2017

10 Questions for RSC and The Archers Actor David Troughton The Arts Desk, Nov 2016

The furore over Emma Rice's exit from the Globe The Arts Desk, Oct 2016

The Merchant of Venice plays in Venice for the 500th anniversary of the Ghetto The Arts Desk, Aug 2016

Interview with the Globe's Emma Rice about A Midsummer Night's Dream Around the Globe, issue 63, May 2016

Interview with new artistic director, Emma Rice about the Wonder Season Around the Globe, issue 62, Jan 2016

 

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