Cumberbatch’s Hamlet to be broadcast globally in cinemas
Thanks to National Theatre Live, Benedict Cumberbatch’s Hamlet will be screened live into cinemas around the world
Wolf Hall author Hilary Mantel visits Hever Castle
As Wolf Hall on Broadway prepares to open, Dame Hilary Mantel, prize winning author of Wolf Hall, visits Hever Castle, home of Anne Boleyn.
Valentine’s Day 2015: the true origins of this romantic tradition & celebrating with Chaucer
Valentine’s Day may be a celebration with pre-Christian origins, but Geoffrey Chaucer was the first to connect the tradition with romantic love and this year, lovers can mark the occasion at a performance of his Canterbury Tales
Wales Millennium Centre’s all-female ‘Richard III’
Wales Millennium Centre to take on Shakespeare’s famed play Richard III with an all-female cast in an unconventional theatre space
Edition of Magna Carta worth up to £10m discovered in a council’s archives
An early edition of Magna Carta has been found during a search of a council’s archives after it lay forgotten in a Victorian scrapbook for over a century.