Richard Armitage in The Crucible trailer Richard Armitage in The Crucible trailer

Exclusive: The Hobbit actor takes to the big screen again in screenings of the Old Vic's five-star play

včera, 10:35
Sunny Afternoon, Harold Pinter Theatre, review: 'I swear you'll get goosebumps' Sunny Afternoon, Harold Pinter Theatre, review: 'I swear you'll get goosebumps'

Now getting a West End transfer, this musical about fabled British band The Kinks is a blazing triumph, says Dominic Cavendish

včera, 16:04
'Tis Pity She's a Whore, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, review: 'evil made seductive' 'Tis Pity She's a Whore, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, review: 'evil made seductive'

This unashamedly erotic portrayal of John Ford's classic tragedy proves it still has the power to shock, says Tim Walker

dnes, 2:01
Holocaust survivor: 'I did my best acting during the war - it deserved an Oscar' Holocaust survivor: 'I did my best acting during the war - it deserved an Oscar'

Ruth Posner, 84, is starring in a new play that tells the remarkable story of her escape from the Warsaw Ghetto during the Holocaust. She tells Radhika Sanghani what life was like under the Nazis - and how it feels to relive it on stage

včera, 13:08
Graduates from the National Centre for Circus Arts, in pictures Graduates from the National Centre for Circus Arts, in pictures

In pics: Graduates from the National Centre for Circus Arts

včera, 15:52
We no longer see the funny side of clowns We no longer see the funny side of clowns

The greasepaint smile has become a modern mask for all that is manic and malevolent, says Mick Brown

dnes, 8:20
The Gamblers, Dundee Rep Theatre, review: A cautionary metaphor for our times The Gamblers, Dundee Rep Theatre, review: A cautionary metaphor for our times

“If there are no losers, how could anyone ever win?” ponders Uteshitelny, captain of the gang of mid-19th century card sharks and conmen planning an elaborate sting operation in this update of Gogol’s The Gamblers, and such is the soft hiss of brutal relish in his smooth, mercilessly convincing voice that it jars upon our ears to hear his words delivered by a female actor, in this case...

27. 10. 2014 16:38
Lyricist Richard Thomas shares his 11-step recipe for creating a hit West End musical Lyricist Richard Thomas shares his 11-step recipe for creating a hit West End musical

There are thousands of good movies, thousands of the good books, thousands of good plays but good musicals? Couple of hundred… if you're lucky?

včera, 23:30
Don Bucefalo, Wexford Festival Opera, review: 'juicy' Don Bucefalo, Wexford Festival Opera, review: 'juicy'

Cagnoni's opera is plausibly updated to small-town America in the Nineties

27. 10. 2014 15:14
But First This, Watermill Newbury, review: 'a sea of static' But First This, Watermill Newbury, review: 'a sea of static'

Anybody who cherishes Radio 4 will feel an opportunity has been missed with this musical homage, says Dominic Cavendish

28. 10. 2014 14:45