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William Shakespeare

We, the undersigned, gather that, after nearly 23 years, the Guardian is not renewing Lyn Gardner’s contract as a theatre critic (News, May 10). We...

I don’t have much patience with Mark Rylance’s doubts about the authorship of Shakespeare’s plays, nor any insight into where these doubts come from...

One of the many pleasing things about the recent spate of cross-gender casting in Shakespeare – apart from the obvious joy of getting to...

Lyn Gardner is right to point out (‘We have a Shakespeare problem’, April 26) that for people growing up in the UK, Shakespeare can...

The Shakespeare authorship question has raised its head again, with Mark Rylance voicing his doubts about the 'man from Stratford' on BBC Radio 4's...

Many happy returns to William Shakespeare: 454 years after his birth the playwright still dominates British theatre and culture. He is one of our...

There's a modern Mafioso twist to Simon Dormandy's busy production of Much Ado About Nothing, with Don Pedro and his men arriving at the...

The death of the great Japanese director Yukio Ninagawa in 2016 robbed the international theatre scene of one its most original and visionary talents....
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