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Features


Let's Talk About Sets: Colin Richmond on Vice Versa
By Colin Richmond
As Phil Porter's raucous new play based on Plautus' Roman comedies opens, designer Colin Richmond explains how he came to the '70s-esque Roman designs
Ian McKellen, Alan Rickman, Zoë Wanamaker and more on Shakespeare roles
By Editorial Staff
Five leading actors give insights into how they approached Shakespearean roles
Your favourite Shakespeare lovers revealed
By Editorial Staff
Who did you choose as your favourite couple?
7 productions of Shakespeare plays not to miss
By Editorial Staff
Get a dose of Shakespeare's otherworldly talents and head to one of the man's excellent plays
11 of the funniest Shakespearean insults
By Sh*t-faced Shakespeare
To celebrate the Bard's birthday, we enlisted the help of Sh*t-faced Shakespeare to put together some of their favourite Shakespearean burns
Jemima Rooper: 'Our Midsummer isn't naïve or innocent, it's complicated'
The actress on being a child star, why she became an actor and Joe Hill-Gibbins' very dark Midsummer Night's Dream
What's in my Dressing Room? - Antic Disposition's Rhys Bevan
Bevan takes us behind the scenes to show us what a dressing room in a cathedral really looks like
9 New Year's Resolutions for theatre
Here's a few things we should all be aiming for in 2017
Ten great things in The Play's The Thing
By Geraldine Collinge
From David Tennant's Hamlet t-shirt to Judi Dench's Lady Macbeth dress, the RSC's director of events and exhibitions talks through ten of the best items in the company's new permanent exhibition