Interviews

Gerard Jones, opera director: 'Not angry, just gagging'
The director of La Trag├ędie de Carmen for the Royal Opera: "I'm old-school"
Jasper Britton: 'My advice to aspiring actors? Don't sing like me'
As he prepares to open in Leicester Curve's production of Scrooge the Musical, Jasper Britton explains what draws him to acting and why he gave up being embarrassed years ago
Maxine Peake on the extraordinary story of Lillian Bilocca
As her latest play opens in Hull, the actress talks about the remarkable woman who inspired it
Stephen Tompkinson: 'The job I'm most proud of? Brassed Off'
As he opens in Patrick Marber's The Red Lion, Stephen Tompkinson talks about his favourite acting jobs, football and why the play isn't really about the beautiful game
Exclusive: Deadpool star Ed Skrein in rehearsals for Phoenix Rising
The British star is patron for charity theatre group The Big House
Soprano Jennifer France: 'Another nice top F'
Glyndebourne's Ophelia in her own words. "It's hard out there."
Debbie Isitt: 'There weren't any good roles for women, so I had to write some'
As her musical adaptation of her hit film Nativity opens, performer, director and writer Debbie Isitt explains how she began in showbusiness
The Exorcist's Adam Garcia and others on theatre ghosts and spooky goings-on
We celebrate Halloween by getting all spooky with the cast of this West End production
Rory Kinnear: 'Acting is frustrating and elusive but I love it'
As Nick Hytner and Nick Starr's new venue The Bridge Theatre opens in London, the inaugural show's star Rory Kinnear explains why Young Marx is going to be special
Jeffery Kissoon: 'My drama teacher saved my life'
As he stars in a new adaptation of Dostoevsky's Demons, the legendary actor explains the show and his path into theatre