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Features


Meet Back to Back Theatre, the remarkable Australian company with perceived intellectual disabilities
As part of LIFT 2018, Back to Back Theatre bring their show Lady Eats Apple to the Barbican Theatre next week. Here members of the ensemble explain how they created the piece
Meet the theatre volunteers
As its volunteer week, we talked to some of the unsung heroes of the theatre world – the volunteers
What to watch: Best theatre to see this week
Shakespeare's Globe officially launches its new season in a big week of openings up and down the country
A Midsummer Night's Dream's Victoria Blunt: a week in the life
Shakespeare's comedy comes to the rural venue, so we get Victoria Blunt to get to the 'bottom' of what's going on
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