Interviews

Timberlake Wertenbaker: 'The statistics on women in theatre depress me'
As her new play opens in Bolton, we talked to the great playwright Timberlake Wertenbaker about the process of playwriting
Emma Donoghue: 'Room is about the power of imagination, it belongs on stage'
The Academy Award-nominated writer talks to us about the stage adaptation of her novel, Room, currently playing at Theatre Royal Stratford East
Miranda Hart: 'I'm singing for the first time, but don't blame me if it goes wrong'
As she gears up to make her West End debut in Annie, Miranda Hart answers 20 questions about singing for the first time, her acting idols and returning to the stage
Camilla Beeput on Lena Horne
As she opens her one-woman show at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival, Camilla Beeput explains why she decided to create a piece about the legendary singer
Daniel Kramer: 'Rekindling hope is a massive part of my job'
A year into the job, ENO's artistic director reflects on what he does and what he's learnt
Brendan Cowell: 'Yerma is going to be a holiday after Galileo'
The Australian actor on why he's pitched his tent on these shores, the 'rave'-like Life of Galileo and how the Brits do shorter curtain calls
Sharon D Clarke: 'We need more British musicals with multi-racial casts'
As she opens in Caroline, or Change, Sharon D Clarke looks back on how she began, what she'd like to change in the industry and starring in Tony Kushner and Jeanine Tesori's musical
Adjoa Andoh: 'I dropped out of law school to act'
Adjoa Andoh talks to us about being a 'good African daughter', working with Clint Eastwood and playing the FBI's most wanted woman
Mat Fraser: 'Theatres who don't employ disabled people should be ashamed'
As he steps into the shoes of Shakespeare's evil king, actor Mat Fraser talks jamming with Coldplay, disabled theatre and performing "Spasticus Autisticus" for the Queen
Yaël Farber: the director re-writing the story of Salome
Daisy Bowie-Sell talks to visionary director Yaël Farber as her redefining production of Salome opens at the National Theatre