2011, his centenary year, was the annus mirabilis of Terence Rattigan's posthumous reputation, with a spate of excellent revivals and new plays, too, inspired by forgotten aspects of his career, such Nicholas Wright's fascinating Rattigan's Nijinsky.
Mental instability colours Richard Greenberg's early play – but it wears its debts too obviously
After his recent stint as Richard III the actor Mark Rylance is to take on another major period of British history in a television adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s award-winning novels.
The Arts Diary
Francesca Steele finds some startling alternatives to the multiplex
The Sex and the City actress will appear in Sweet Bird of Youth
For the first time ever the marathon fundraising performances will all be set to music
Daphne Slater was just 19 when the critics praised her Juliet at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-on-Avon.
Fundraiser that was short on fun offers apologies and refunds to angry guests
Eight of the capital's best-known theatres are teaming up for the greatest show in town. By David Lan
Eight of London's theatres are teaming up for the greatest show in town
The mighty and passionate actor John Wood communicated wisdom and generated surprise with an originality and intensity that left his performances glowing in the memory like hot coals from which the heat never quite fades.
Controller tells Ian Burrell why 12m listeners can't be wrong
A ship has dropped anchor in Bristol. There's nothing unusual in that, perhaps. But this one is on dry land, parked outside the Old Vic Theatre and overrun by 18th-century pirates.
Mendes, Spacey and a flick of Söze – this is not the usual 'Richard III'