19 May, 2015

Only known portrait of Shakespeare made in his lifetime is 'the literary discovery of the century'

23 Apr, 2015

'The valiant never taste of death but once' - quotes to celebrate the bard's birthday and death day

Painting of Richard III displayed in the London's The National Portrait Gallery
17 Sep, 2014

Team of researchers discover that King Richard III sustained 11 wounds, nine of them to the skull

A dolce vita take on Shakespeare
31 Jul, 2014

Dolce vita take on Shakespeare's rarely seen early romance has comic fizz and complexity

Tome Bateman in Shakespeare in Love
28 Jul, 2014

Oscar-winning historical rom-com finds its true home in Lee Hall's delightful stage version, say critics

Royal Ballet's triple bill
05 Jun, 2014

Two all-time ballet masterpieces and a gripping premiere leave critics in high spirits

Antony and Cleopatra play
04 Jun, 2014

Eve Best 'superb' as Cleopatra in Globe's entertaining revival of Shakespeare's tale of power and passion

Titus Andronicus
06 May, 2014

'Exciting' but 'harrowing' revival of Shakespeare's most brutal play even has the critics swooning

The RSC Henry IV production
22 Apr, 2014

RSC sublimely blends gloom and merriment in this insightful take on Shakespeare's history plays

The Royal Ballet's production of The Winter's Tale
16 Apr, 2014

Christopher Wheeldon's extraordinary new work for the Royal Ballet is a triumph, say critics