Photos: performance through the years

  • Vivien Leigh as Lady Macbeth in 1955

    Vivien Leigh as Lady Macbeth, Macbeth, 1955.  Photo by Angus McBean.

  • Laurence Olivier as Macbeth in 1955

    Laurence Olivier as Macbeth, 1955. Photo by Angus McBean.

  • Judi Dench as Viola, Twelfth Night in 1969

    Judi Dench as Viola, Twelfth Night, 1969. Photo by Reg Wilson.

  • A Midsummer Night's Dream in 1970

    Frances De La Tour (Helena) and Ben Kingsley (Demetrius), A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1970. Photo by Reg Wilson.

  • Chuk Iwuji as Henry VI in 2006

    Chuk Iwuji as Henry VI, 2006. Photo by Ellie Kurttz.

  • Jonathan Slinger as Richard II in 2007

    Jonathan Slinger as Richard II, 2007. Photo by Ellie Kurttz.

  • Ian McKellen as King Lear in 2007

    Ian McKellen as King Lear, 2007.  Photo by Manuel Harlan.

  • David Tennant as Hamlet in 2008

    David Tennant as Hamlet 2008. Photo by Ellie Kurttz.

  • Romeo and Juliet in 2010

    Sam Troughton and Mariah Gale, Romeo and Juliet, 2010.  Photo by Ellie Kurttz.

  • Greg Hicks as King Lear in 2010

    Greg Hicks as King Lear, 2010-2011.  Photo by Manuel Harlan.

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