Theatre

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As the playwright’s ‘Slave Play’ reaches a wider audience, Jameson Fitzpatrick looks at his work so far

BY Jameson Fitzpatrick | 12 SEP 19
News

Anthony Ekundayo Lennon, born to Irish parents but describes himself as ‘mixed-heritage’, won a theatre job meant to go to a BAME applicant

05 NOV 18

The artist queers the canonical histories of art and theatre, pointing to how things might actively and fantastically engage in being otherwise

BY Martin Hargreaves | 20 APR 18
News

The divisive director out after less than six months by mutual consent

13 APR 18

Jordan Cronk visits Berlin’s Volksbühne and Liberté, Catalan filmmaker Albert Serra’s first large-scale work for the stage

BY Jordan Cronk | 08 MAR 18
Influences

As Susanne Kennedy's Women in Trouble premieres at Berlin's Volksbühne, the theatre director discusses her life and influences 

BY Susanne Kennedy | 19 DEC 17

A new play by Wallace Shawn examines what it means to survive in today’s society

BY Lynne Tillman | 01 JUN 17

A new album by theatre group Object Collection warns against political nostalgia 

BY Andrew Hultkrans | 23 APR 17

From Michael Gove to Mary Hurrell to Orange is The New Black, the year in review

BY Brian Dillon | 12 DEC 16
Culture Digest

The final part of this week's art and trauma-themed Digest: A new play from Adam Brace at London's Almeida Theatre

30 SEP 16

Finding hope in hopeless times

BY Lynne Tillman | 17 SEP 16

On the new large-scale co-production Medea.Matrix by Susanne Kennedy, who will soon join Chris Dercon's new team at Berlin's Volksbühne

BY Tobi Müller | 25 AUG 16

Brian O'Doherty's homage to Samuel Beckett

BY Brenda Moore-McCann | 22 JUN 16
Culture Digest

Robert Wilson's exuberant portrayal of Samuel Beckett's weary anti-hero, Krapp

BY Stephen Squibb | 31 MAR 16
Culture Digest

Eimear McBride’s celebrated debut novel is taken to the stage

BY Ben Eastham | 21 MAR 16

What is an artist's play and how does it differ from performance art?

BY Matthew McLean | 10 MAR 16
Culture Digest

What Milo Rau’s new play tells us about our current ‘humanitarian’ European identity

BY Dominikus Müller | 15 FEB 16

Ulla von Brandenburg’s recent performance is inspired by a post-French Revolution proto-feminist group 

BY Chris Sharratt | 10 FEB 16

As Chris Dercon is appointed artistic director at Volksbühne, Berlin, Germany is experiencing its biggest theatre controversy in more than 20 years

BY Tobi Müller | 29 APR 15

Actor and theatre director Herbert Fritsch on his love of art – from Jackson Pollock to Dieter Roth – and not using scripts

BY Jan Kedves | 23 APR 14