Hamlet, Birmingham Rep
A dark, urgent production which stars Richard McCabe as an unusually subversive prince. See Reviews, left.
Guiding Star, Everyman, Liverpool
New play by Jonathan Harvey explores the survivor's guilt still haunting the hero and destroying his family nine years after Hillsborough.
School for Scandal, Royal Shakespeare, Stratford
The award-winning combo of director Declan Donnellan and designer Nick Ormerod make their RSC debut with Sheridan's classic bitchfest.
The Talented Mr Ripley, Palace, Watford
It's not just Mr Ripley who's talented. Playwright Phyllis Nagy adapts the novel by Patricia Highsmith. A fascinating conjunction of sensibilities.
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Everyman, Cheltenham
Swan-song for John Retallack as director of Oxford Stage Company which, under him, has produced some of the freshest touring Shakespeare around.Reuse content