Rotherham Shakespeare Festival. Photo: Open Minds Theatre Company

Kick a town while it’s down: Rotherham’s Shakespeare Festival has its funds cut Kick a town while it’s down: Rotherham’s Shakespeare Festival has its funds cut

Drama transforms lives. Shakespeare in particular. You probably don’t need persuading, but if you do, consider a story I heard this week. A successful young actor told me how, when he was a troubled and…

The Orange Tree Theatre in Richmond, London. Photo: Noel Foster