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Features


5 Shakespeare-themed cocktails to celebrate the Bard's birthday
The guys from Sh*tfaced Shakespeare impart their alcohol-based wisdom to help you with your celebrations
Poll: What is the nation's favourite Shakespeare play?
As the Bard's birthday approaches, we want to know your opinion on his greatest work
Bard on the ward: designing Cheek by Jowl's medical Pericles at the Barbican
By Nick Ormerod
With Cheek by Jowl's new production of Shakespeare's Pericles currently running at the Barbican Theatre before transferring to the Oxford Playhouse, Nick Ormerod describes the show's design and its conception
Ian Hallard: a week in the life
By Ian Hallard
Ian Hallard stars as Shakespeare in Foul Pages at the Hope Theatre
Kids' theatre in February half term
Here's our list of what to see with the family at the theatre over half term this February
Where to find cheap theatre tickets
Want to go to the theatre more but always find that tickets are extortionate? The truth is going to the theatre doesn't cost the earth if you know where to look
A Week in the Life of Twelfth Night's Le Gateau Chocolat
We asked Gateau to take us behind the scenes for a glimpse into the preparations for Emma Rice's final production at the Globe
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, Zoƫ 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?