Theatre

Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside
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Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside

Clive performed his monologue on the biggest stage in Plymouth

Maryland star Hayley Squires: ‘This is not a 30-minute-long accusation. We’re asking for men’s help’
Violence against women

Maryland star Hayley Squires: ‘This is not a 30-minute-long accusation. We’re asking for men’s help’

Hayley Squires and Daniel Mays are two of the stars in Lucy Kirkwood’s new half-hour drama, a furious response to the incidences of male violence against women that never seem to stop.

‘A landmark moment’: Arthur Hughes on being the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC
Theatre

‘A landmark moment’: Arthur Hughes on being the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC

Arthur Hughes is the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC. As he prepares for opening night, Hughes explains why this matters.

From sofa surfing to the stage: This artistic director wants to give people experiencing homelessness a new lease of life
Homelessness

From sofa surfing to the stage: This artistic director wants to give people experiencing homelessness a new lease of life

Jodie Comer’s play Prima Facie has an uncomfortable twist in the tale
John Bird

Jodie Comer’s play Prima Facie has an uncomfortable twist in the tale

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Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: ‘It’s going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.’
Theatre

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: ‘It’s going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.’

Mark Rylance: ‘There’s a loss of identity in England – who are we other than post-imperial bastards?’
Film

Mark Rylance: ‘There’s a loss of identity in England – who are we other than post-imperial bastards?’

Stephen Fry to feature in play telling lockdown stories of prisoners and homeless people
Justice system

Stephen Fry to feature in play telling lockdown stories of prisoners and homeless people

David Harewood on 2021: ‘The Sewell Report was a kick in the teeth to a lot of Black people’
David Harewood

David Harewood on 2021: ‘The Sewell Report was a kick in the teeth to a lot of Black people’

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End
Theatre

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End

Lesley Sharp: ‘When the world is carrying a wound… how do we resolve that?’
Theatre

Lesley Sharp: ‘When the world is carrying a wound… how do we resolve that?’

Myth me? The Greek gods saving UK theatre
Culture

Myth me? The Greek gods saving UK theatre

The theatre using social distancing to pay tribute to victims of the Troubles
Culture

The theatre using social distancing to pay tribute to victims of the Troubles

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Dashaun Young feels the love every night playing Simba in The Lion King
Culture

Dashaun Young feels the love every night playing Simba in The Lion King

Susan Lynch: Faith, Hope and Charity shows the vulnerability of our times
Culture

Susan Lynch: Faith, Hope and Charity shows the vulnerability of our times

This Welsh play wants to delve into the origins of knife crime
Culture

This Welsh play wants to delve into the origins of knife crime

One woman’s play about her time on Universal Credit is heading to parliament
Culture

One woman’s play about her time on Universal Credit is heading to parliament

The National Theatre is teaming up with London’s budding homeless actors
Culture

The National Theatre is teaming up with London’s budding homeless actors

Cardboard Citizens premiere new show shining a light on homeless deaths
Culture

Cardboard Citizens premiere new show shining a light on homeless deaths

Marina Sirtis: It’s an oxymoron – a Star Trek fan does not equal a Republican
Culture

Marina Sirtis: It’s an oxymoron – a Star Trek fan does not equal a Republican

Tariq Jordan: ‘Ali and Dahlia’ was conceived in an airport interrogation room
Culture

Tariq Jordan: ‘Ali and Dahlia’ was conceived in an airport interrogation room

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Mike Bartlett’s new play is a hidden gem of hope
Culture

Mike Bartlett’s new play is a hidden gem of hope

A very Dickensian tale: Homeless actors star in The Chimes
Culture

A very Dickensian tale: Homeless actors star in The Chimes

Win a luxury stay in London to see A Christmas Carol starring Rhys Ifans!
Competitions

Win a luxury stay in London to see A Christmas Carol starring Rhys Ifans!

Niall Ransome: “FCUK’D is a play about a forgotten voice”
Culture

Niall Ransome: “FCUK’D is a play about a forgotten voice”

Sex Worker’s Opera: The real drama behind ‘the oldest profession’
Culture

Sex Worker’s Opera: The real drama behind ‘the oldest profession’

Edinburgh festival 2017: Big Issue vendors review Cardboard Citizens’ Cathy
Culture

Edinburgh festival 2017: Big Issue vendors review Cardboard Citizens’ Cathy

Homeless theatre lovers grab £1 tickets for Edinburgh Fringe show
Culture

Homeless theatre lovers grab £1 tickets for Edinburgh Fringe show

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