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Maxine Peake

Maxine Peake, Natascha McElhone, Frances Barber and Imogen Stubbs will read sections of The Odyssey, in what is thought will be the first time...

It feels like Maxine Peake is on home turf with her third play for the stage. Like Beryl and The Last Testament of Lillian...

Queens of the Coal Age – Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester Bryony Shanahan directs Maxine Peake’s play about Anne Scargill and her protest against the closure of...

Since her debut in BBC sitcom Dinnerladies in the late 1990s, the actor and writer has emerged as one of the UK’s most sought-after...

The role of Winnie, the buried heroine of Samuel Beckett’s 1961 play, is one of those parts that actors relish. It’s a mountain of...

Somewhere, in a dank crevasse of the internet, there will be somebody venting their spleen over the recent news that Hayley Atwell will be...

Leading theatre figures including Maxine Peake and Kwame Kwei-Armah have praised the change already being made in the industry around sexual harassment, but cautioned...

Maxine Peake and Sarah Frankcom are to collaborate on a new production of Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days next year. It is the latest partnership between...

A gang of swaggering lads, hair Brylcreemed and suits sharply cut, are making eyes at a group of women, who are languidly smoking. You...
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