Shakespeare's magical rom-com gets a warm, comic staging, with an ‘irresistible Bottom'
Globe production finds comedy and tenderness in Shakespeare's enchanting masterpiece
Shakespeare's birthday was celebrated this week, but the idea he didn't write his plays won't go away
X-Men star McAvoy unlocks the riches of the Scottish play for newcomers to Shakespeare
His final resting place will be decided by a court today, but who was Richard III?
Reconstruction based on skull found under car park suggests vilified monarch was 'very handsome'
Rylance's glorious star turn in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night and Richard III make for a sublime double bill
Shameless star is terrific as lovelorn heroine in Hollinghurst's revamped Racine tragedy
Jonathan Pryce is thrilling and deeply moving in Shakespeare's great family tragedy